California Army and Air National Guard helicopter pilots aid in a fire response

Wildfires Eat Up Forest Service Budget, Hampering Prevention

Fire suppression and other firefighting expenses have increased from 16 percent of the Forest Service budget in 1995 to 42 percent in 2014.

Will FirstNet Become the Next

Another signature achievement of the Obama administration — the First Responder Network Authority — appears headed down a path similar to the original Can officials fix it?

FEMA Agrees to Review All Suspect Sandy Claims

The agency also said any company caught cheating homeowners would be barred from processing claims for the National Flood Insurance Program.