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Biggest Natural Disasters Cost World $170 Billion In 2021: REPORT

Biggest Natural Disasters Cost World $170 Billion In 2021: REPORT

Thomas Catenacci The world’s most devastating climate catastrophes of 2021 racked up about $170 billion in insured losses, according to a report from the disaster relief group Christian Aid published Monday. The estimate was based on the cost of the 10 largest natural disasters worldwide, two of which occurred in the U.S., over the last […]

Hurricane Ida Powers Through Northeast, Killing At Least 9 People And Causing State Of Emergencies In 3 More States

Hurricane Ida Powers Through Northeast, Killing At Least 9 People And Causing State Of Emergencies In 3 More States

by Harry Wilmerding At least nine people are dead in New York and New Jersey as Hurricane Ida ripped through the Northeast delivering record breaking rainfall, flooding and power outages, and causing multiple state of emergencies, multiple sources reported. A 70-year-old man died in New Jersey, a 19-year-old man was reported dead in Maryland, and […]

Hundreds Of Thousands Still Without Power As Louisiana And Other States Recover From Hurricane Ida’s Destruction

Hundreds Of Thousands Still Without Power As Louisiana And Other States Recover From Hurricane Ida’s Destruction

by Sebastian Hughes Hundreds of thousands of people have yet to regain power as states recover from the destruction of Hurricane Ida, ABC News reported. Over 884,000 continue without electricity in Louisiana, and 14,000 are without it in Missouri, ABC News reported. More than 1 million homes and businesses lost power because of the storm. Officials warned that […]

Hurricane Ida Isn’t Done Yet After Ravaging Louisiana. Super Storm Now Heading Towards Several Other States

Hurricane Ida Isn’t Done Yet After Ravaging Louisiana. Super Storm Now Heading Towards Several Other States

by Sebastian Hughes Hurricane Ida will continue to move inland after wreaking havoc in Louisiana, according to the National Hurricane Center. The category 4 hurricane made landfall near Port Fourchu at 11:55 a.m., with maximum sustained winds of 150 mph, according to the National Hurricane Center. The hurricane reaped massive destruction across Louisiana and left much of New […]

Tropical Storm Ida Upgraded To Hurricane, Forcing Gulf Coast Residents To Evacuate

Tropical Storm Ida Upgraded To Hurricane, Forcing Gulf Coast Residents To Evacuate

by Harry Wilmerding Tropical Storm Ida was upgraded to a hurricane Friday and is expected to strengthen as it approaches the Gulf Coast, the National Hurricane Center confirmed. The hurricane continues to move over Cuba on Friday and is expected to hit the Gulf coast on Sunday, according to the National Hurricane Center. President Joe Biden […]