Considered Vulnerable, Mobile Homes Are Battered but Largely Intact

By JOSEPH B. TREASTER and HENRY FOUNTAIN September 14, 2017 KEY LARGO, Fla. — When Lorraine Tucker came back after Hurricane Irma to check on her two-bedroom mobile home, she expected the worst. She and her daughter had ridden out the...

Frazzled Floridians in Search of a Balm

By AUDRA D. S. BURCH September 14, 2017 HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Floridians stared at televisions as meteorologists pointed to a menacing storm marching toward their shores — along with scenes of hurricane-battered Houston. They heard Gov....

Amid Chaos of Storms, U.S. Shows It Has Improved Its Response

Technology, building codes, weather forecasts and a more sophisticated understanding of mass evacuation helped keep the death toll low, experts say.