HOUSTON — The Gulf Coast of Texas and Louisiana was bracing on Monday for the arrival of Tropical Storm Nicholas, which was expected to batter the region with life-threatening storm surge, flash flooding and gusty winds.
NEW YORK -- Hurricane Ida's death toll continued to rise on Sunday, with many in the Northeast holding out hope for people missing in the floodwaters, while nearly 600,000 customers in Louisiana still lacked power a week after the storm made landfall.
Southern states still grappling with widespread power outages and water-logged homes after deadly Hurricane Ida faced new flash flood threats on Monday from slow-moving rain and drenching thunderstorms.
President Joe Biden visited Louisiana on Friday to get a first-hand look at the destruction wrought by Hurricane Ida, the monster storm that devastated the southern portion of the state and left 1 million people without power.
WASHINGTON — Fatal floods in New York and New Jersey prompted Democractic lawmakers and experts to intensify calls on Thursday for infrastructure spending, including passage of a $1.2 trillion bill before Congress.
MAPLEWOOD, N.J. — Flooding killed at least 18 people, swept away cars, submerged subway lines and grounded flights in New York and New Jersey as the remnants of Hurricane Ida brought torrential rains to the area.