Natural Disasters Get up-to-the-minute news about hurricanes, earthquakes, tornadoes, floods and fires. This section also includes news related to relief efforts.

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Aug 21, 2020, 15:17 ET California Wildfire Help: U-Haul Expands Free Storage Offer to Bay Area, Red Bluff

U-Haul® is now offering 30 days of free self-storage to residents affected by the Elkhorn Fire (or the 3-4 Fire) in western Tehama County, as well as ...


Aug 20, 2020, 13:25 ET Vacaville Fire Victims: U-Haul Offers 30 Days Free Self-Storage

U-Haul® is offering 30 days of free self-storage to residents being impacted by the fires near Vacaville. The grass fire that began on Tuesday...


Aug 20, 2020, 11:00 ET Dynegy Supports Communities Impacted by Hurricane Isaias

In the aftermath of Hurricane Isaias, Dynegy is here to help. The company today announced a $10,000 donation to provide critical energy assistance...


Aug 20, 2020, 10:00 ET 2020 Survey Reveals COVID-19 Pandemic Has Not Improved America's Emergency Preparedness

A national survey released today found that despite the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic and the U.S. experiencing 14 separate...


Aug 19, 2020, 18:08 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members Affected by Fires in California, Nevada and Oregon and Storms in Iowa

In response to wildfires in California, Nevada and Oregon, and a powerful storm that caused widespread damage in Iowa, the governors of all four...


Aug 19, 2020, 16:00 ET Amrita Early Warning System Alerts Kerala Government of Landslides in Munnar

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, one of India's premier research universities, recently provided two early warnings to the Kerala Government and Idukki...


Aug 18, 2020, 11:00 ET Strategic Response Partners Readies for Earthquake Responses and Offers Tips to Public for Staying Safe and Protecting Property

With its decades of experience, Strategic Response Partners (SRP) lives and breathes planning for and rapid response to all sorts of catastrophic...


Aug 18, 2020, 10:07 ET Tuscan Gardens Senior Living "Hug Wall" Reunites Seniors with Family Members and Loved Ones Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

With much of the world still shut down from the onset of COVID-19, a large portion of assisted living facilities – and their residents – remain on...


Aug 17, 2020, 13:30 ET PSE&G to Reimburse Customers for Food and Medicines Spoiled During Tropical Storm Isaias

PSE&G is expanding its claims policy due to the COVID-19 pandemic so that customers whose electrical service was interrupted by Tropical Storm Isaias ...


Aug 17, 2020, 13:30 ET PSEG Long Island to Reimburse Customers for Food and Medicines Spoiled During Tropical Storm Isaias

PSEG Long Island is expanding its claims policy due to the COVID-19 pandemic so that customers whose electrical service was interrupted by Tropical...


Aug 13, 2020, 18:06 ET LINKS Demand Marketing atua como pioneira da experiência de marketing bilíngue sob demanda

A LINKS Demand Marketing apresentou formalmente um novo modelo de negócios que permitirá que empresas de qualquer porte tenham acesso a serviços de...


Aug 13, 2020, 13:11 ET LINKS Demand Marketing revoluciona el mercadeo

LINKS Demand Marketing presenta formalmente un nuevo modelo de negocio que permitirá a empresas de cualquier tamaño acceder a servicios de mercadeo y ...


Aug 12, 2020, 14:33 ET Deadline To File Hurricane Irma Damage Claims Less Than One Month Away

The three-year claim deadline to file an insurance claim for damage from Hurricane Irma is fast approaching. Policyholders have until September 10 to ...


Aug 11, 2020, 18:02 ET Consumers Energy Crews Headed to Indiana in Support of Storm Restoration Efforts

More than 50 men and women from Consumers Energy are headed to Indiana Wednesday to assist in restoring power to more than 40,000 customers still in...


Aug 11, 2020, 14:32 ET Battle North Gold Provides an Update on the Forest Fire Near Red Lake

TORONTO, Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Battle North Gold Corporation (TSX: BNAU)(OTCQX: BNAUF) ("Battle North" or the "Company") reports from various...


Aug 11, 2020, 11:00 ET The Linux Foundation, Grillo and IBM Announce New Earthquake Early-Warning Open Source Project

The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, today announced it will host Grillo's OpenEEW project...


Aug 10, 2020, 12:43 ET MEDIA ADVISORY: Tropical Storm Isaias Update

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utilities continue restoration efforts for customers of Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) who lost power as a result...


Aug 10, 2020, 09:37 ET PLS Donates Over $80,000 To The American Red Cross For Disaster Relief

PLS Financial Services, Inc. announced today a donation of $80,034.50 to the American Red Cross for disaster relief. The Red Cross provides help to...


Aug 09, 2020, 13:25 ET MEDIA ADVISORY: Tropical Storm Isaias Update

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utilities continue restoration efforts for customers of Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) who lost power as a result...


Aug 08, 2020, 12:08 ET Media Advisory: Tropical Storm Isaias Update

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utilities continue restoration efforts for customers of Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) who lost power as a result...


Aug 07, 2020, 13:05 ET Media Advisory: Tropical Storm Isaias Update

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utilities continue restoration efforts for customers of Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) who lost power as a result...


Aug 06, 2020, 19:06 ET New Paper Addresses Mix Of Contaminants In Fukushima Wastewater, Highlights Risks Of Dumping In Ocean

Nearly 10 years after the Tohoku-oki earthquake and tsunami devastated Japan's Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant and triggered an unprecedented...


Aug 06, 2020, 17:27 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members Affected by Hurricane Isaias

In response to Hurricane Isaias, the governors of Florida, New Jersey and Connecticut have declared states of emergency and Blue Cross Blue Shield of ...


Aug 06, 2020, 15:41 ET Media Advisory: Tropical Storm Isaias Update

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utilities continue restoration efforts for customers of Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) and Metropolitan Edison...


Aug 06, 2020, 13:49 ET Seasonal Monsoon Floods Inflict $20 Billion Economic Toll Across Parts of Asia in July, According to Aon Catastrophe Report

Aon plc (NYSE: AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, today launches the ...