Every day a mountainside looming over Interstate 82 and the Yakima River slips another few inches. Experts believe it will collapse, but they don’t know when.
More than two dozen were injured as a vast area northwest of Los Angeles, recently scorched in the state’s largest wildfire on record, became the scene of another disaster on Tuesday. The authorities said that another two dozen people were unaccounted for.
How the proposed scrapping of the casualty loss deduction would affect taxpayers hit by the West Coast fires.
A team of researchers is destroying things — with wind, water and fire — to help insurers manage the increasing risks of extreme weather.
When wildfires threaten, be prepared to leave at a moment’s notice, officials say. Here are some suggestions on how to get ready for such an emergency.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency is trying to prepare for bigger floods even as the White House is hostile to talking about climate change.