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News Flood waters receding after storm batters western Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Floodwaters were receding in parts of western Alaska battered by the worst storm in a half century, leaving behind debris flung by powerful Bering Sea waves into...

Stories China cabinet split over opening stimulus ‘flood gates’ to counter property slump

Chinese regulators led by vice-premier Liu He are concerned that the government is underestimating the economic impact of its crackdown on the property sector and Covid-19 lockdowns in Shanghai...

Stories The flood of Russian sanctions has left banks in need of help

The writer is global head of sanctions, compliance and risk at ACAMS It has been two months since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine began and the fog of war continues to obscure the country’s...

INVESTING First COVID, now floods empty South Africa's eastern beach resorts

© Reuters. A search and rescue team prepares to airlift a body from the Mzinyathi River after heavy rains caused flooding near Durban, South Africa, April 19, 2022. REUTERS/Rogan Ward By...

INVESTING South African flood victims search for bodies of lost loved ones

3/3 © Reuters. Bonakele Mtshali mourns the loss of two of her children after her home was washed away in Lindelani, Durban, South Africa, April 15, 2022. REUTERS/Rogan Ward 2/3...

Sports Barca fury as 20k Frankfurt fans flood Camp Nou

Barcelona coach Xavi Hernandez says his players want to know how at least 20,000 Eintracht Frankfurt fans gained access to the home end at Camp Nou on Thursday as his side were knocked out of the...

INVESTING Satellite-imagery specialist ICEYE raises $136 million to better monitor catastrophes like floods

CEO Rafal Modrzewski inspects some of the company's satellite hardware. ICEYE Finnish satellite-imagery venture ICEYE has raised $136 million in new funds, the company announced...

INVESTING Canada floods cut rail link to Vancouver port; one dead

3/3 © Reuters. An aerial view shows a washed out bridge on the Coquihalla Highway as a flood sweeps through, near Carolin Mine Road, British Columbia, Canada, November 15, 2021. B.C....

Markets Flooding could leave billions of US municipal debt under water

About a quarter of all US infrastructure is at risk of serious flooding, new research shows, which could hit prices in the $4tn municipal bond market and jeopardise the creditworthiness of city...

Markets US is still grasping for a solution on how to insure against floods

Floods updates Sign up to myFT Daily Digest to be the first to know about Floods news. Regulators and activist investors are only starting to grope with the effects of climate change on...

INVESTING Flood-damaged cars could reach the market. Here’s how to avoid buying one

Floodwater surrounds vehicles following heavy rain on an expressway in Brooklyn, New York. Ed Jones | AFP | Getty Images Anyone who considers buying a used car in the upcoming...

INVESTING Black Unemployment Rises Amid Flood of Workers to Labor Force

© Reuters. Black Unemployment Rises Amid Flood of Workers to Labor Force (Bloomberg) -- Black Americans were the only demographic group to see a rise in joblessness in August, an increase...

Stories Remnants of Hurricane Ida cause widespread floods in north-eastern US

Natural disasters updates Sign up to myFT Daily Digest to be the first to know about Natural disasters news. At least 14 people died in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania after the...

INVESTING New Orleans avoids major flooding thanks to levees built after Katrina

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A view from the top of the levee that protects the Ninth Ward from the Industrial Canal is pictured as Tropical Storm Barry approaches land in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S....

Video MOST ACCURATE FORECAST: Flash Flood Watch Tuesday through Wednesday

One more day in the triple-digits before a surge in tropical moisture drops temperatures and brings higher rain chances.

Video Flash Flood Watch in effect Tuesday through Wednesday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – The National Weather Service has issued Flash Flood Watches for all of central and eastern Kentucky from Tuesday morning through Wednesday afternoon. Heavy tropical rain...

Video Severe thunderstorm & flash flood warning issued for a strong supercell near Beulah, North Dakota.

A severe thunderstorm warning and flash flood warning have been both issued for a strong slow moving storm closest to Beulah, North Dakota. All towns within close proximity and could potentially...

Video Flash Flood Watch for the Ohio Valley

The weather headline is associated with the incoming rain that we are expected to see from the remnants of Hurricane Ida. The watch is until 2 AM on Thursday Sept, 2nd. The Flash Flood Watch was...

Video Hurricane Ida brings flash flood watch to central Pa

A flash flood watch starts Wednesday as heavy rains associated with Hurricane Ida are expected to move into south-central Pennsylvania. The hurricane that blasted ashore in Louisiana as a Category...

INVESTING Hurricane Ida plunges New Orleans into darkness amid Louisiana flooding

2/2 © Reuters. Women walk in the rain as Hurricane Ida makes landfall in Louisiana, in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S. August 29, 2021. REUTERS/Marco Bello 2/2 By Devika Krishna Kumar...