Stunned Puerto Rico Seeks To Rebuild After MariaPuerto Ricans were stunned by a Category 4 hurricane that knocked out power for the whole island and paralyzed the U.S. territory with landslides, flooding and downed trees.
Local Puerto Ricans Worried As Maria Bears Down On IslandPuerto Rican natives now living in North Texas are paying close attention to the massive storm's impact on the island.
Puerto Rican Astronaut Gets Double Dose Of HurricanesSpace station astronaut Joe Acaba is getting a double dose of hurricanes, even while in orbit. Harvey flooded his home in Houston last month. Now, Maria has slammed into Puerto Rico, his family's homeland.
Maria Rains Lashing Virgin Islands, Puerto RicoPotentially catastrophic Category 5 Hurricane Maria is lashing the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico with rain.
Evidence Of Spills At Toxic Site During Harvey FloodingThe U.S. government received reports of three spills at one of Houston's dirtiest Superfund toxic waste sites in the days after the drenching rains from Hurricane Harvey finally stopped.
Costs From Major Natural Disasters Stressing State BudgetsA summer of natural catastrophes has exposed another peril in disaster-prone states: How to pay for the rescues, repairs and rebuilding.
Harvey Recovery Czar Faces Limits To 'Future-Proofing' TexasThe man tasked with overseeing Texas' Hurricane Harvey rebuilding efforts sees his job as "future-proofing" before the next disaster, but he isn't empowered on his own to reshape flood-prone Houston or the state's vulnerable coastline, which has been walloped by three major hurricanes since 2006.
Trump Heads To Florida To Survey Irma RecoveryPresident Donald Trump will hear directly from people affected by Irma's fury as he makes his third visit in less than three weeks to the storm-wracked South.
Musical Acts Announced For Texas Storm Benefit ConcertWillie Nelson, Paul Simon, James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt are among the music stars headlining a benefit concert next week to help Texas residents who have been affected by Harvey.
FEMA Estimates 25 Percent Of Florida Keys Homes Are GoneFederal officials estimated one-quarter of all homes in the Keys were destroyed.
Battered Florida Tries To Assess Irma's DestructionAid rushed in to hurricane-scarred Florida early Tuesday, as residents began to dig out and officials slowly pieced together the scope of Irma's vicious path of destruction across the peninsula.
Now A Tropical Storm, Irma Hits Florida With Wind, FloodingA weakened but still dangerous Irma pushed inland Monday as it hammered Florida with winds and floodwaters that created hazards even for rescuers trying to help beleaguered residents.