fema

Hurricane Dorian

Why Hurricane Dorian's Conditions Are Nearly Perfect to Devastate Florida

Every single county in Florida has declared a state of emergency.
Alex Lubben
8.30.19
Puerto Rico

Puerto Ricans Aren’t Just Preparing for Hurricane Dorian: 'We’re Preparing for the Government to Fail Us'

Puerto Ricans have little faith that their government will provide any relief after the storm hits.
Alex Lubben
8.28.19
immigration

The Trump Administration Is Taking Millions Away from FEMA for More ICE Beds

Instead of getting congressional approval, DHS sent a notice saying the administration has the authority because of extraordinary circumstances.
Gaby Del Valle
8.27.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

This Small Appalachian Town Flooded. But the Real Trouble Started When Disaster Aid Arrived.

Four city officials, including two mayors and the former police chief, have faced criminal charges for fraud and embezzlement.
Joshua Hersh
Billie Brownstein
8.19.19
cities

Rebuilding Paradise: Residents Cope with Destroyed Homes, Toxic Water, and PTSD

How survivors are dealing with the aftermath of California's deadliest wildfire.
John Veit
6.18.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

A Huge Part of Crucial Aid for Puerto Rico is Still In Limbo

Nearly 30,000 homes in Puerto Rico still have temporary roofs, almost two years after Hurricane Maria.
Roberto Ferdman
6.6.19
climate

The Forgotten People Living in Tents 7 Months After Hurricane Michael

60% of the housing stock around Panama City, Florida was damaged or destroyed in Hurricane Michael. It may never be rebuilt.
Emma Ockerman
5.9.19
the panhandle

“We’re not OK:” Panama City’s poor are still devastated after Hurricane Michael

“People just need to know that we’re not going to be OK, we’re not OK.”
Emma Ockerman
11.15.18
hurricane michael

"It's not even a city anymore": How Hurricane Michael tore up the Panhandle's trailer parks

Many residents still don't have cell service, or they lost their vehicles and can't evacuate.
Emma Ockerman
10.18.18
CHEFS

José Andrés Fed 3 Million People in Puerto Rico, But Wishes It Had Been More

"I think leadership is 51 percent empathy. With empathy, you can gain the hearts of anybody, if you mean business."
Danielle Wayda
10.11.18
VICE News

PHOTOS: Hurricane Michael hit Florida's Panhandle like a "bomb"

Even veteran storm chasers are saying they're shocked by the extreme devastation
VICE News
10.11.18
hurricane florence

North Carolina’s poor had barely recovered from Hurricane Matthew. Then came Florence.

“We’re at a standstill,” said Rory Parker, whose home was destroyed in Matthew. “We’re done, tapped out of money.”
Charlie McGee
10.3.18
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