Emergency management

FILE - In this Oct. 9, 2017 file photo, a wildfire moves closer to North Tustin homes along the 261 freeway in Tustin, Calif. Dave Jones, California's insurance commissioner, said Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017 that losses from a series of wildfires in the state in October now exceed $3.3 billion. (Cindy Yamanaka/The Orange County Register via AP, File)/The Orange County Register via AP)
November 01, 2017 - 6:36 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Responding to deadly wildfires in California and the West, House Republicans on Wednesday passed a bill to allow faster approval for logging and other actions to reduce the risk of fire in national forests. The House voted 232-188 to loosen environmental regulations for forest-...
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Election staff members count votes in lower house elections at a ballot counting center in Tokyo, Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. Japanese media projected shortly after polls closed that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition would win a clear majority in national elections.(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
October 22, 2017 - 6:26 pm
Here are the AP's latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All times EDT. -------------------------- NEW/DEVELOPING -------------------------- UNITED STATES-PHILIPPINES — Defense Secretary James Mattis expected to arrive in Philippines after 6 p.m. MARK TWAIN PRIZE — Developing...
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Somali children assist other civilians and security forces in their rescue efforts by carrying away unidentified charred human remains in a cardboard box, to clear the scene of Saturday's blast, in Mogadishu, Somalia, Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017. The death toll from the huge truck bomb blast in Somalia's capital rose to over 50 Sunday, with more than 60 others injured, as hospitals struggled to cope with the high number of casualties, security and medical sources said. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
October 15, 2017 - 7:14 pm
Eds: Re-filing to add OBIT-RICHARD WILBUR, JUSTICE DEPARTMENT-TRANSGENDER TEEN. Here are the AP's latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All times EDT. ------------------------- NEW/DEVELOPING ------------------------- JUSTICE DEPARTMENT-TRANSGENDER TEEN — The Justice Department...
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Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper, left, laughs with Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant, right, at Nationals Park, Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, in Washington. Game 1 of the National League Division Series is on Friday. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
October 06, 2017 - 12:07 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — The mayors of Chicago and Washington are making a friendly wager on the outcome of the National League Division Series between the Cubs and the Nationals. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Friday that he's wagering beer, sausage and steaks. Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser is betting...
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This combination photo shows Ryan Gosling at CinemaCon 2017 on March 27, 2017, in Las Vegas, left, and Jay-Z performing at a campaign rally for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in Cleveland on Nov. 4, 2016. Gosling will host the 43rd season opener of "Saturday Night Live," on Sept. 30. Jay-Z will be the musical guest. (AP Photo/File)
October 01, 2017 - 1:55 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The new season of "Saturday Night Live" wasted no time getting topical — or mocking Donald Trump — with an opening sketch that featured Alec Baldwin skewering the president for his response to the hurricane that devastated Puerto Rico, threatening Attorney General Jeff Sessions' job...
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In this Sept. 29, 2017 photo, U.S. Army veteran Luis Cabrera Sanchez holds his machete as he pauses for a portrait while clearing debris from his damaged home, with family and neighbors, in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Sanchez, who served in the military from 1966 to 1969, said his greatest needs are water, food and energy. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
September 30, 2017 - 2:02 pm
Here are the AP's latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All times EDT. ---------------- TOP STORIES ---------------- TRUMP-PUERTO RICO - From his New Jersey golf club, President Donald Trump lashes out at the San Juan mayor and other officials in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico,...
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September 26, 2017 - 1:28 pm
Here are AP Business News' latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All times EDT TOP STORIES: ONLY ON AP: CHINA-IVANKA TRUMP'S SECRETS — The Chinese supply chains of Ivanka Trump's brand are more opaque than ever before. That raises questions about who the company that earns her...
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In this Sept. 19, 2017 photo, a man walks through a door frame of a building that collapsed during a 7.1 magnitude earthquake, in the Condesa neighborhood of Mexico City. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
September 22, 2017 - 5:24 am
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The governing body of archery says Mexico City is still preparing to host the world championships next month despite extensive earthquake damage. Mexico City is due to host the event, including a congress of archery officials, from Oct. 15-22. Competition finals are...
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September 12, 2017 - 7:03 am
Here are the AP's latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All times EDT. ---------------- ONLY ON AP ---------------- OLYMPIC BIDS-US WINTER GAMES? — There's an outside shot the United States won't have to wait 11 years to host its next Olympics. It's a longshot, but there's talk...
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August 23, 2017 - 3:13 pm
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores and a major Michigan utility's foundation each committed $1 million Wednesday to covering college tuition for Flint high school graduates in the wake of the city's water crisis. The $2 million in combined pledges for a fledgling "Flint Promise"...
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