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Multiple natural disasters have reportedly stretched FEMA’s disaster response workforce to the brink

Fewer than a quarter of FEMA's disaster response workforce is reportedly available for deployment after multiple natural disasters.

Some California residents are sleeping outside after the state was hit with major earthquakes

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake rattled Ridgecrest, California, on Thursday, and a 7.1 magnitude quake hit the next day.

The 6 deadliest hurricanes in US history

June 1 marked the start of hurricane season. Here's what to know about the deadliest hurricanes the US has ever endured.
Addy Tritt with all of the shoes she bought from Payless.

A woman bought all the remaining pairs of shoes at a closing Payless store and gave them to flood victims in Nebraska

Addy Tritt purchased all of the remaining shoes at the store in Hays, Kansas, to give to victims of the Nebraska floods.

This 1-minute video highlights the hypocrisy of Verizon’s Super Bowl ad about helping firefighters

Last summer, Verizon throttled a fire department's data during natural disaster, slowing its data to 1/200th of the normal speeds.
In the event of an "I Am Legend" level apocalypse, you'll want to get out of the cities.

From being buried alive to getting lost at sea, here’s how to escape 12 life-threatening scenarios you might’ve seen in movies

Here's how to survive dangerous natural disasters and life-threatening scenarios should you ever encounter them.

The devastating Indonesian tsunami has claimed more than 400 lives — here’s what you can do to help the victims

A tsunami triggered by a volcanic eruption hit the two most-populous Indonesian islands of Java and Sumatra on December 22.

From mudslides to wildfires, these were some of the most devastating California disasters of 2018

From mudslides to wildfires, here's a harrowing look at some of the most damaging natural disasters in California this year.

The 17 least safe cities in America

The least safe cities in America missed the mark when it came to community safety, natural disaster risk, and financial safety, found Wallet Hub.

Natural disasters set records around the world in 2018. These were some of the worst.

Natural disasters killed thousands of people around the world in 2018, and some wildfires and hurricanes set records in the wake of their destruction.