Be Prepared: Receive Emergency Text Alerts From The City Of LASeptember is National Preparedness Month. Are you prepared?
Since Katrina, Better Disaster Response Helps Connect Pets And PeopleOutside the nearly 2,000 human fatalities from Hurricane Katrina, the disaster displaced or killed hundreds of thousands of dogs, cats and other animals at a time when rescues focused on people and pets were left behind.
Robots Compete In Response To California Disaster SimulationRobots in the disaster response competition in California must push buttons, turn valves, cut through a wall and drive a light utility vehicle.
Sister Of KCAL9 Political Analyst Who Survived Nepal Quake Raising Money For Recovery EffortsCBS2/KCAL9 political analyst Caroline Heldman says her sister, Kathleen Heldman, was feared dead for two days after the April 25 disaster, which has killed approximately 6,800, according to most recent estimates.
Experts Warn Of Public 'Amnesia' Two Decades After Northridge Quake Medical and seismic experts Friday warned residents of the dangers of not being prepared for major earthquakes at home and at work.
KNX Ready Or Not: Disaster InsuranceExperts say one of the biggest problems with disaster insurance is that people don't buy enough of it.
Local Korean Church Leaders Hold Vigil For Ferry VictimsMore than 280 people remain missing 24 hours after the ship carrying high school students on a field trip to Jeju island began taking in water and sank off the southwestern coast.
George Clooney On Philippine Typhoon: 'Terrible'The mounting death toll in the Philippines weighed heavily on the minds of George Clooney and Idris Elba, honored at the Britannia Awards Saturday night in Los Angeles.
Multiple Agencies Simulate Major Disaster At LAXOfficials from multiple public safety and emergency agencies converged on Los Angeles International Airport Wednesday for a major disaster drill.
Residents Urged To Prep For 'Two Weeks On Your Own' On Quake AnnyFire officials are urging residents in the Southland to use the anniversary of the Tokyo earthquake and tsunami to prepare for the next major disaster here at home.
The Crisis In Waiting: How Prepared Are We For A Natural Disaster?Months after Super Storm Sandy devastated parts of the New York tri-state area, an examination of Southern California's ability to weather such a natural disaster raises some disturbing questions.
LA Marks 19th Anniversary Of Northridge QuakeCouncilmember Tom LaBonge joined emergency and fire officials Thursday to commemorate the 19th anniversary of the Northridge earthquake.