Residents Critical Of Program To Repair Harvey-Damaged HomesSome Texas homeowners who have participated in a state-run program to repair homes damaged during Hurricane Harvey say their houses are worse off than before.
Hurricane Names Harvey, Irma, Maria And Nate Being RetiredThe names of four deadly hurricanes that slammed parts of the United States, Central America and the Caribbean last year are being retired.
Harris County Plans Billboard Campaign To Push Flood Insurance After HarveyThe Harris County Flood Control District estimates more than 80 percent of the county's 1.4 million buildings lacked flood insurance when the storm devastated the region.
Houston Approves New Post-Harvey Flood Construction RuleUnder the rule, new structures in the 100-year and 500-year flood plains would be constructed 2 feet above the ground or above the projected water level in a 500-year flood, an event in which 17 to 19 inches of rain falls in 24 hours.
Houston Delays Vote On New Building Regulations After HarveyCity leaders have delayed a vote on new building regulations that will dictate how high new homes and other structures must be elevated to avoid floodwaters.
Storm Drops Record-Breaking Rain In Parts Of CaliforniaA strong Pacific storm dropped record-breaking rain on a swath of California evacuated by thousands of people over threats of debris flows and mudslides from wildfire burn areas.
Hurricane Harvey's Toxic Aftermath More Impactful Than ThoughtMore than a half-year after floodwaters swamped Houston, the extent of Hurricane Harvey's environmental assault is just beginning to surface.
More Flooding Expected As Deadly Nor'easter Moves Out To SeaThe powerful storm inundated roads, snapped trees and knocked out power to more than 2 million homes and businesses.
Texas Launches Harvey Recovery Tracker 6 Months After StormTexas launched a public online tool to track incoming and outgoing funds for Hurricane Harvey recovery on Monday, six months after the storm hit and two months after The Associated Press reported that it did not have one.
5 Dead After Tornado, Flooding From Central US StormsThe death toll rose to at least five on Sunday after severe thunderstorms swept through the central U.S.
Rain Stops But Flooding Woes Continue For Rockwall ResidentsResidents in Rockwall are trying to get back on their feet after they were forced to evacuate this week due to flooding from heavy rain.
Nearly 2 Dozen Homes Flooded Near Rockwall LakeThe overflow from the lake has inundated sections of the Lake Estates Neighborhood.