Search goes on for Harvey survivors as Trump requests aid

World Sep 2, 2017

Search goes on for Harvey survivors as Trump requests aid

Rescuers searched painstakingly through flooded neighborhoods across southeastern Texas on Friday for people stranded by Hurricane Harvey's deluge as President Donald Trump asked Congress for $7.85 billion in federal disaster relief. The storm, one of the costliest to hit the United States, has displaced more ...

An unlikely hurricane hero takes over chaotic Texas storm shelter

World | FOCUS Aug 28, 2017

An unlikely hurricane hero takes over chaotic Texas storm shelter

When state emergency authorities pulled into the storm shelter in the small city of Rockport, Texas, on Saturday, they asked the obvious first question: Who's in charge here? Everyone pointed to Zachary Dearing, who didn't exactly look the part. The 29-year-old was wearing shorts, an ...

Hurricane Harvey weakens to Category 1 after slamming into Texas

World Aug 26, 2017

Hurricane Harvey weakens to Category 1 after slamming into Texas

The most powerful hurricane to hit the U.S. state of Texas in more than 50 years moved slowly inland on Saturday, dumping torrential rain expected to cause catastrophic flooding after battering the coast with 130 mph winds. According to the National Hurricane Center, Hurricane Harvey ...