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After Irma

After Irma

Complete coverage of Hurricane Irma, a monster storm that struck Florida

Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017 at 01:11 PM EDT

Disaster Relief Now Costing FEMA $200 Million Each Day

Disaster Relief Now Costing FEMA $200 Million Each Day

The U.S. is spending more than $200 million a day responding to recent hurricanes and wildfires, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency told Congress Tuesday in testimony that also slammed the $300...

Thursday, Oct 26, 2017 at 03:41 PM EDT

Florida Hurricane Fund May Pay Out as Much as $5.1 Billion

Florida Hurricane Fund May Pay Out as Much as $5.1 Billion

Hurricane Irma's damaging rampage through Florida may require the state fund that provides backing to private insurers to pay up to $5.1 billion in claims.

Saturday, Sep 9, 2017 at 07:17 PM EDT

Important Phone Numbers and Websites for Hurricane Season

Important Phone Numbers and Websites for Hurricane Season

It's important to stay connected before, during and after a hurricane. Here is some important contact information and websites that can help you and your family when an emergency happens.

Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 02:31 PM EDT

Hurricane Planning and Pets: What You Should Do to Get Ready

Hurricane Planning and Pets: What You Should Do to Get Ready

It’s that time again, South Florida! As the tropics begin to make local headlines, it’s time to think about getting prepared - and preparing our pets as well. Here are some things to think about as we all get...

Thursday, Oct 26, 2017 at 10:01 AM EDT

Florida's Cost for Deadly Hurricane Irma Continues to Rise

Florida's Cost for Deadly Hurricane Irma Continues to Rise

Gov. Rick Scott's budget director told a Senate panel on Wednesday that the state has spent nearly $650 million so far in the aftermath of the deadly storm that ripped through the state last month.

Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 at 11:36 PM EDT

Coral Gables Votes to Sue FPL Over Hurricane Irma Response

Coral Gables Votes to Sue FPL Over Hurricane Irma Response

Commissioners with the City of Coral Gables voted Tuesday to sue Florida Power & Light over the company's response to power outages after Hurricane Irma knocked out power to tens of thousands of residents...

Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 10:21 AM EDT

Fla. Taxpayers Eligible For Deadline Extensions After Irma

Fla. Taxpayers Eligible For Deadline Extensions After Irma

The decision came after FEMA officials and the Trump administration approved the state’s disaster request from the storm that hit on September 10th.

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 07:40 AM EDT

Financial Aftermath of Irma, Maria Could Cost Fla. Billions

Financial Aftermath of Irma, Maria Could Cost Fla. Billions

State economist Amy Baker told the Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday that damage from Irma is forecast to be anywhere from $25.4 to $45.9 billion.

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 11:22 PM EDT

Residents Line Up to Apply For Benefits After Irma's Damage

Residents Line Up to Apply For Benefits After Irma's Damage

Thousands of South Florida residents will get a chance to get some additional government assistance one month after Hurricane Irma caused extensive damage in the area.

Monday, Oct 9, 2017 at 06:07 PM EDT

FEMA, DCF Helping South Florida Residents Affected by Irma

FEMA, DCF Helping South Florida Residents Affected by Irma

At Miami’s Tropical Park, preparations were underway Monday to serve those in need nearly one month after Hurricane Irma.