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A man helps clean up debris from a CVS pharmacy that was set on fire during rioting after the funeral of Freddie Gray in Baltimore. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Feds Won’t Reverse Denial of Baltimore Riot Disaster Aid

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is refusing to reverse its denial of disaster aid to help Maryland and Baltimore recover millions of dollars in costs stemming from rioting in the city in April.

07/30/2015

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Maryland Appeals FEMA Denial of Riot Disaster Aid

Maryland is appealing the federal government’s denial of disaster aid to help the state and Baltimore recover millions of dollars in riot-related costs.

07/08/2015

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Md. Will Appeal FEMA Denial of Riot Disaster Aid

The state of Maryland says it will appeal the federal government’s denial of disaster aid to help the state and Baltimore city recover millions of dollars in riot-related costs.

07/07/2015

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FEMA Denies Disaster Aid for Baltimore Riot Costs

The Maryland Emergency Management Agency says federal officials have denied the state’s request for a disaster declaration stemming from civil unrest in Baltimore after the police-involved death of Freddie Gray.

06/19/2015

Feds: US Not Fully Prepared For Nuclear Terrorist Attack (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Feds: US Not Fully Prepared For Nuclear Terrorist Attack

The federal government isn’t fully prepared to handle a nuclear terrorist attack or large-scale natural catastrophe, lacking effective coordination, and in some cases is years away from ensuring adequate emergency shelter and medical treatment, congressional investigators have found.

12/19/2014

Seventy percent of Americans, including 86 percent of Republican voters, say undocumented immigrants are threatening the U.S. economy, and the country’s traditional customs, values and beliefs.   (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Private Companies Receive Federal Taxpayer Money To House Immigrant Children

Seeking to house and care for the more than 60,000 unaccompanied minors who have crossed the U.S. border in the past year, the children are now flooding into state-licensed, federal taxpayer-funded private facilities due to overcrowding at government detention centers.

08/01/2014

Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency Craig Fugate testifies during a hearing before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on July 9, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

FEMA Administrator: ‘We Have Not Been What I Would Say Successful Yet’ In Processing Immigrant Children

Top Obama administration officials told senators Wednesday they’re struggling to keep up with the surge of immigrants at the Southern border, acknowledging they’ve been overwhelmed as children show up by the tens of thousands from violence-torn Central America.

07/09/2014

President Barack Obama is thanking workers at the Federal Emergency Management Agency for doing their jobs under "less than optimal circumstances" during the government shutdown. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Thanks FEMA For Working Amid Shutdown

President Barack Obama is thanking workers at the Federal Emergency Management Agency for doing their jobs under “less than optimal circumstances” during the government shutdown.

10/07/2013

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81 Names Added to US Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Md.

Eighty-one names are being added to the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Emmitsburg, Md.

10/06/2013

Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin says the tornado-ravaged city of Moore needs quick action from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)

Okla. Gov: Tornado Relief Needs To Push Through FEMA ‘Red Tape’

Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin says the tornado-ravaged city of Moore needs quick action from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

05/26/2013

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