The FCC issued an order in 2016 to update emergency alert services, but lobbyists have delayed those updates' full implementation.
The Department of Homeland Security announced its decision to terminate the TPS designation given to Haiti following the devastating 2010 earthquake.
The White House wants Congress to approve $44 billion for hurricane aid, but it's conscious of increasing the national debt.
According to the Department of Labor, the U.S. economy added 261,000 jobs in October. That's a big jump from the previous month.
When it comes to declaring emergencies, the type of emergency it is can determine how much funding the federal government will allocate to solve it.
It's been a busy few months for FEMA planning branch chief Dennis McKeown.
The California Department of Insurance said Thursday the flames caused more than $1 billion in losses across the region.
Ophelia's strong winds and heavy rain damaged buildings, uprooted trees and knocked out power for more than 350,000 residents.
Officials say the government and its partners are providing about 200,000 meals a day for more than 2 million people.
Forecasters predict Nate will become a Category 1 hurricane when it reaches the U.S. Gulf Coast.
Current event coffee talks encourage people with disabilities to explore their communities.
The island also has major flooding and structural damage.