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No End in Sight as Calif. Wildfires Turn Homes to Ashes

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 23:44
The level of destruction from California wildfires is so bad that officials don't yet have a total count of destroyed homes.

Louisiana Flooding: One Extended Family Has Lost 13 Homes

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 18:04
In the small community of Colyell in Livingston Parish, one large family is recovering from a staggering loss.

Homeland Security Chief Visits Flood-Ravaged Louisiana

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 13:56
More than 86,000 people have registered with FEMA for assistance and more than 30,000 people have been rescued during the floods, authorities said.

President Obama Slammed for Not Visiting Louisiana Flood Sites

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 07:45
President Barack Obama is facing harsh backlash for continuing his vacation in Martha's Vineyard while Louisiana is reeling from a major flood.

Storm Rips Roof Off D.C. Building, Leaves Thousands in Dark

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 00:43
Heavy downpours, lightning and strong winds caused power outages and damage to homes and buildings throughout the D.C. area Wednesday night.

More Than 1,500 Battle Monster California Wildfire

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 20:41
The fire is being driven by winds and dry conditions, and more than 34,000 homes and 82,000 people are affected by evacuation orders.

Flooding Crisis in Louisiana Far From Over

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 12:01
'It's going to take one to three weeks to get all this water out into the Gulf of Mexico.'

Couple Nearly Swept Away in Louisiana Flood

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 11:58
Katelyn Hansen says it looked like she was driving into the ocean as flood waters quickly overtook her car. She and her boyfriend were trying to drive back home to Michigan on the same day severe flooding hit Louisiana. NBC affiliate WOOD reports.

Scope of Deadly Louisiana Floods as Told by the Numbers

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 06:45
Four trillion gallons of rain fell on southern Louisiana over three days — contributing to the nation's worst natural disaster since Superstorm Sandy.

'Total Devastatation': Scale of Flood Damage Emerges

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 01:08
The American Red Cross has called the flooding in Louisiana the worst natural disaster in the nation's history since Superstorm Sandy in 2012.

'Raining Ash': Raging Wildfire Forces 82,000 to Evacuate

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 00:28
A fast-growing, uncontained 18,000-acre wildfire burned in California overnight, triggering a state of emergency and the evacuation of 82,000 people.

'Pray for Us': Death Toll Rises as Thousands Lose Homes in Louisiana

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 16:08
The confirmed death toll rose to 11, a levee was overtopped in one parish, and more than three-quarters of the homes were lost in another parish.

'Wire' Actor Wendell Pierce Loses Home in La. Floods

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 07:23
'Treme' actor Wendell Pierce's home was destroyed by flooding in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 11 years after his home was ravaged by Hurricane Katrina.

Aerial Video Shows the True Devastation of Louisiana Flooding

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 05:47
Floodwater has submerged parts of Baton Rouge, La. in what's the nation's worst flooding crisis since Hurricane Sandy in 2012.

Midwest Couple Chases National Park Dream to Glacier

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 02:38
John and Lynda Kasberg quit their jobs, traded their home for a recreational vehicle and headed west to live in the national parks.

Rain Eases but 'Water's Going to Rise' in Flood-Hit La.

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 02:06
Louisiana has been hit by a deluge of rainfall since last week, with at least four people dead and thousands of homes damaged by historic floods.

More Than 1,000 Firefighters Battle Raging Calif. Blaze

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 01:38
The Clayton Fire ignited Saturday evening off Highway 29 near Clayton Creek and south of Lower Lake in California's Lake County, officials said.

Devastating Floods Sweep Through Town After Town in La.

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 00:46
A disaster was unfolding in Louisiana as thousands more were rescued from deadly floods.

3 Dead, 1,000 Rescued in 'Unprecedented' Louisiana Floods

Sat, 08/13/2016 - 14:58
The rains deluged a 911 call center in one parish and prompted Gov. John Bel Edwards to declare a state of emergency.

Man Swimming in Flooded Ditch Could be Cajun Michael Phelps

Sat, 08/13/2016 - 09:05
Heavy rains caused flooding in Louisiana, which Jo Guidry used as a chance to practice his freestyle stroke.