Weather: Louisiana Coast No Longer Under Hurricane Warning, Barry Likely To Weaken To DepressionTropical Storm Barry's winds have weakened and the Louisiana coast is no longer under a hurricane warning.
Storm Surge Warning In Effect As Tropical Storm Barry Hits Southeastern LouisianaNew Orleans and communities along the Gulf Coast are bracing for a drenching from Tropical Storm Barry.
New Orleans Swamped By Flooding; Possible Hurricane On The WayA possible hurricane that could strike the Gulf Coast and raise the Mississippi River to the brim of the city's protective levees.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott Signs $1.6B Disaster Relief, Preparedness Plan Into Law 2 Years After Hurricane HarveyGovernor Abbott signed the bill in Houston, where the Category 4 hurricane dumped more than 50 inches of rain.
U.S. Spends More Than $5B To Buy Out Flood-Prone Homes; Claims Still ComingOver the past three decades, federal and local governments have poured more than $5 billion into buying tens of thousands of vulnerable properties.
Trial To Determine If Government Liable For Harvey FloodingA trial started to determine if residents deserve compensation after their homes and businesses were flooded by two reservoirs during Hurricane Harvey in 2017.
FEMA Grants $20 Million To DPS For Hurricane Harvey AidMore than 1,800 DPS employees were deployed to areas affected by Harvey to set up barricades, direct traffic, provide airborne search and rescue missions.
Some Texas Coastal Residents Opposing Proposed Storm BarrierA proposed Texas coastal barrier is drawing backlash from some Gulf Coast residents and the state's land commissioner wants more time for property owners to voice concerns.
American Airlines Packs Food For Florida Hurricane ReliefAmerican Airlines volunteers are gathering to pack 5,000 boxes of food for Florida communities affected by recent hurricanes.
Free Tree Giveaway As Hurricane Harvey Recovery ContinuesThe free trees for Houston residents will replace those damaged and destroyed by Harvey, which struck in August 2017.
Officials Offer Plan To Protect Texas From HurricanesState and federal officials on Friday recommended a plan to protect the Texas coast from hurricanes with a barrier system made up of floodwalls, floodgates and seawall improvements.