Published On: Jun 13 2013 11:05:56 AM CDTUpdated On: Jun 30 2014 04:23:25 PM CDT
Some states find themselves hit by disaster far more often than others.
Figures current as of the end of May 2014 and going back more than 60 years show presidents have declared nearly 2,000 major disasters in the 50 states and the District of Columbia. But the top 10 states have been responsible for nearly a third of that total.
Find out if your state is one of the 10 most at risk for natural disasters like snow and ice storms, tornadoes and earthquakes, according to Bankrate.com.
Comments posted by well-known environmental activist Erin Brockovich on her Facebook account has created a storm of controversy, and caught the attention of Nipomo residents regarding the City's decision to transition from using a chlorine water disinfection system to a chloramine system.
Police ended the search for three people wanted in connection with the shooting death of a Fox Lake, Illinois, police officer, but authorities say the investigation continues. Here is timeline of events.