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I"ve spent years researching flooding — some areas that are at huge risk after hurricanes don"t have the emergency plans they need

The southeast of the US is at risk for more flooding from Hurricane Michael becau.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 11th, 2018

As hurricane season begins, 7.3 million homes across the U.S. are at risk of storm-surge damage

In recent years, the flooding and storm surge caused by hurricanes has been more destructive than the powerful winds......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 1st, 2019

NewsWatch: As hurricane season begins, 7.3 million homes across the U.S. are at risk of storm-surge damage

In recent years, the flooding and storm surge caused by hurricanes has been more destructive than the powerful winds......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 1st, 2019

Korean Government Plans Action Over Risks of Resurgent Crypto Market

With the price of bitcoin surging, the South Korean government has held an inter-agency emergency meeting over the risk for investors......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 28th, 2019

Religious leaders try to keep the faith when developing church properties

Sheila Gillams, pastor of the Shiloh Church of Christ on West 128th Street just off Fifth Avenue, spent nine years researching the best way to , which was founded in 1932 by Bishop William Gillams,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 21st, 2019

China rebuilding its cities into water absorbent urban areas

China plans to address faulty drainage systems, urban flooding and water scarcity by building 'sponge cities'......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 11th, 2019

Violence is high in Mexico"s most popular tourist destinations — but some groups are more at risk

REUTERS/Javier Verdin Deadly violence has increased in Mexico over the past several years. Tourist areas in particular have .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 18th, 2018

Miami developer"s plans for 984-unit tower in Market and Van Ness "Hub" district inch forward

Crescent Heights, the Miami-based developer behind Mid-Market’s huge NEMA apartment project, picked up land for a housing project on 10th Street and South Van Ness back in 2014. Four years later, Crescent Heights still isn’t close to breaking .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 7th, 2018

Gov. Hogan declares state of emergency after floods hit Ellicott City, Baltimore

Gov. Larry Hogan issued a state of emergency on Sunday after heavy rainfall led to massive flooding in Ellicott City, Baltimore and many other areas of the state. Flash floods ravaged Ellicott City's historic downtown for the second time in less tha.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2018

The big reason why retirees should cut down on stocks in portfolios

In the financial planning rule book, it’s called the “sequence of returns risk.” It says that when in a stock cycle you choose to start withdrawing from retirement plans has a huge impact on how long investments will last......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 24th, 2018

Samsung steps up investment in AI, 5G and automotive sectors

Samsung has announced plans to invest KRW25 trillion (US$22.38 billion) over the next three years in the areas of artificial intelligence (AI), 5G, automotive electronics components and biopharmaceuticals......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesAug 9th, 2018

Alain Pinel scoops up high-end S.F. residential brokerage to compete against Compass

The Bay Area’s residential brokerage market has seen huge consolidation over the past few years. Flush with funding, brokerages like New York-based Compass have spent lavishly, buying up smaller competitors and investing in new technology. The b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2018

17 photos show Hurricane Florence"s devastating flooding from the sky

Sean Rayford/Getty Images Hurricane Florence has broken rainfall records since it made landfall late last week, dumping more than 35 inches of water in some areas of North Carolina. Since hurricanes are.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 18th, 2018

UN: Losses from natural disasters surge over last 20 years

The U.N. office for disaster risk reduction says worldwide reported economic losses from earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, floods, hurricanes and other climate-related disasters have been nearly $2.9 trillion over the past 20 years......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 10th, 2018

How to Prepare Your Electronic Devices for a Natural Disaster

As Hurricane Michael collides with the Florida panhandle and grinds north into Georgia, residents in locations rarely hit by big hurricanes are making their emergency plans. In addition to fuelin........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 11th, 2018

4 steps to maintaining business continuity after a disaster

No matter where your company is located, it’s likely at risk for natural disasters. Hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, flooding and other acts of Mother Nature can cause power outages, equipment damage, and Internet and server problems. And in to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2018

Huge permit, new renderings filed for One Beale

A $44 million building permit was filed for one of Downtown's most prominent projects Wednesday. Its filing signifies that, 13 years after Gene Carlisle first announced his plans for One Beale, Carlisle Corp. should begin construction on the project shor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2018

A million pension checks risk huge cuts without this fix

About 120 pension plans, covering about 1.3 million people, are underfunded by $48.9 billion and could fail if a solut.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 15th, 2018

NBCUniversal"s NM spending plans, benchmarks revealed ahead of City Council vote

NBCUniversal has committed to spending hundreds of millions of dollars over the next 10 years in New Mexico. The Albuquerque City Council is set to vote on NBCUniversal's incentive package of $3 million in Local Economic Development Act funding on.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2019

Navistar Putting More Money To Work In Alabama

Medium- and heavy-duty truck manufacturer Navistar (NYSE: NAV) announced plans to invest $125 million in new and existing facilities in Alabama. NAV plans to make the investments over the next three years. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 17th, 2019

MBJ Podcast #12: Outgoing "Foodie" host Cherek shares his plans, restaurant insights; a DNC update

Public television viewers learned this week that “Wisconsin Foodie” would have a new host starting in the 2020 season. Kyle Cherek has hosted the program for the past 11 years. He will be succeeded by Luke Zahm, owner and head chef at Driftles.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2019