MIAMI— Since eight hurricanes whipped through Florida during back-to-back seasons a decade ago, causing $33 billion in insurance claims, the state's coastal communities have added an additional 1.5 million people and almost a half-million new houses, an Associated Press analysis shows. The improvement derives from Florida's statewide building code,...» Read More
John Nelson, Lloyd's of London chairman, explains why the insurance sector as a whole is returning to profitability, despite several global catastrophes.
New Jersey settled the first civil suit for price gouging - as much as 34 percent - at 2 gas stations in the wake of Super Storm Sandy, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the Garden State's beach area is still struggling to rebuild, six months after Super Storm Sandy left a wide swath of destruction in its wake.
CNBC's Mary Thompson looks at what's at risk in the state's $22 billion tourism industry as the New Jersey shore pushes to recover from the devastating storm.
Paul Walsh, WeatherFX chief meteorologist, provides a preview of this season's major storms and targets.
A record-breaking blizzard packing hurricane-force winds hammered the northeastern United States on Saturday, cutting power to 700,000 homes and businesses, shutting down travel and leaving at least four people dead.
Shivan Subramaniam, CEO, FM Global explains how his company insures commercial real estate. He discusses his firm's, and the sector's response in the face of Hurricane Sandy & Cyclone Oswald.
This year's Super Bowl will be held at New Orleans' Mercedes-Benz Superdome, and the city has been transformed since Hurricane Katrina in 2005, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman. Mark Simone, WOR Radio Talk Show host and CNBC's Contributors Keith Boykin and James Pethokoukis, discuss the news of Dan Marino's love child.
Jay Fishman,The Travelers Companies chairman & CEO, talks about his company's growth plans, and sheds some light on the depth and impact of the nation's debt crisis.
The House Republican amendment seeking to offset Sandy relief bill costs fails, meaning this bill when it passes will be financed by deficit spending, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Rep. Mick Mulvaney, (R-SC), discusses the House debate on aid to victims of Hurricane Sandy, and why any proposed spending must be offset by cuts to Federal programs.
Rep. Frank Pallone, (D-NJ), explains why lawmakers are split on a $51 billion aid package for victims of Hurricane Sandy.
Peter Sepp, National Taxpayers Union, discusses which parts of pending legislation in the Sandy relief bill are "dead weight."
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's State of the State Address.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the House passed the Sandy flood bill; and Congressman Gregory Meeks, Club For Growth vice president, discusses whether the government should be involved in flood insurance.
The House passed a bill that will provide $9.7 billion to shore up the National Flood Insurance Program, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the House has enough votes to pass the Sandy Aid Bill.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Congress is getting ready to vote on a $9.7 billion package for relief from superstorm Sandy.
Speaker Boehner adjourned Congress without addressing the aid for Sandy victims, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-NY) and Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-SC), share their opinions on the $9 billion in Sandy aid that will be voted on this Friday.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie blasts his own party, blaming House Republicans and Speaker John Boehner for delaying relied funds to victims of Hurricane Sandy.