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Communicating through a disaster

One of the first casualties of natural and man-made disasters is often the ability to communicate. Local first responders, governments, businesses and utilities are preparing for "the next time."

Friday - 03/21/2014, 04:04am EDT

Tags: Mike Schweder, at&t, David Rohrer, Kelly Morrison, Kenneth Mallette, Hilton, Neal Augenstein,

Va. company creates app to help in disasters

When a disaster happens, many good Samaritans are quick to make donations. But oftentimes, those donations go to waste. A Virginia company is designing an app to change that.

Saturday - 01/11/2014, 05:58pm EST

Tags: Good360, Good 360, disaster app, Home Depot, UPS, 3M, Cloherty, Cindy Hallberlin

Md. seeks federal disaster declaration for Sandy

The state of Maryland is asking President Barack Obama to declare a major disaster in the state due to damage from Superstorm Sandy.

The state's congressional delegation sent the president a letter Wednesday supporting Gov. Martin O'Malley's Nov. 8 request.

Wednesday - 11/14/2012, 01:59pm EST

Tags: superstorm Sandy