Study: More People Could Survive A Tsunami If They Walk FasterAbout 5,500 more people could survive a major tsunami hitting the U.S. if they just walk a little faster to higher ground after roads are knocked out, a new study shows.
Prince George's Hosting Emergency Preparedness ForumPolice in Prince George's County are announcing an emergency preparedness conference for later this month.
Opinion: As Hurricane Isaac Threatens The GOP Continues To PartyAs Hurricane Isaac threatens the Gulf again, we will see if Katrina and Isaac serve as bookends of GOP hostility to federal disaster relief. An odd stance for a party that claims to "choose life" while watching people die in natural disasters rather than provide an adequate response.
Prince George's County Holding Disaster Preparedness TrainingOfficials in Prince George's County are sponsoring a day of emergency preparedness training.
Md. Mom Awaits Safe Return Of Daughter Studying Abroad In JapanA Maryland college student is trying to get home after the disaster in Japan.
Natural Disaster In Japan: U.S. Survivors Push To EvacuateOut of control. That’s what experts are saying about Japan’s overheated nuclear complex. As each day passes, the risk increases that nuclear fuel rods will spray radiation. Americans living and working in Japan are trying to get out.