The relief effort in Louisiana is ramping up after 10 days of monumental flooding. On Tuesday, President Barack Obama will visit Baton Rouge to survey the damage and find out how the federal government can help. The Red Cross has repeatedly...Show More Summary
Last week’s flood in southern Louisiana is being called the worst natural disaster in the United States since Hurricane Sandy, but as recovery efforts continue, it’s become apparent that some residents ignored flash flood warnings. NPR’s Weekend Edition Sunday revealed interviews with locals who say they willfully ignored the flash flood warnings. Show More Summary
ACCORDING TO THE RED CROSS THE LOUISIANA FLOODS ARE AMERICA’S WORST NATURAL DISASTER SINCE HURRICANE SANDY: Louisiana is Hurricane Katrina territory. Why isn’t CNN’s Anderson Cooper down there lashing out at Bush for insensitivity?…Wait…I mean, lashing out at Obama for vacationing…never mind…
Almost 7 trillion gallons of rain in just one week across Louisiana produced the worst U.S. natural disaster since Hurricane Sandy in 2012. A Mississippi Army National Guard CH-47 Chinook helicopter delivers sandbags to the levee near the Elayn Hunt Correctional Facility in St. Show More Summary
Once again our nation is being hit by natural disasters — one by fire, one by water. One in the South East, one on the West coast. In what the Red Cross is calling the worst disaster since hurricane Sandy, floods in Louisiana have already taken 13 lives, displaced thousands from their homes, sent some [...]Show More Summary
The Advocate, a Louisiana newspaper, harshly criticized President Obama for not interrupting his vacation to visit the state after it was ravaged by devastating floods last week. Louisiana is no stranger to natural disaster, having suffered through Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Show More Summary
In case you missed it, Louisiana is underwater and currently experiencing the worst natural disaster since Hurricane Sandy in 2012. Before Sandy,...
The flood currently devastating Louisiana is the worst natural disaster to hit the United States since Hurricane Sandy, the Red Cross says, according to CNN. “Thousands of people in Louisiana have lost everything they own and need our help now,” Brad Kieserman, the Red Cross’ vice president of disaster services operations and logistics, told the network.”This […]
The devastation caused by last weekend’s flooding in southern Louisiana is now on par with Hurricane Sandy damage, according to officials. The flood’s death toll has risen to 13, with more than 40,000 homes damaged or destroyed by the flood waters. Show More Summary
The largest flooding event in Louisiana’s history — and the worst natural disaster to hit the United States since Hurricane Sandy in 2012 — is not over. As I write, new areas in the southern part of the state are taking on water from...Show More Summary
Donald Trump is traveling to Louisiana on Friday. The disastrous flood is the worst disaster since Hurricane Sandy. ????????????.@realDonaldTrump... The post DONALD TRUMP Heads to Louisiana Tomorrow – While Obama Vacations, Hillary Rests appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
The worst natural disaster since Hurricane Sandy is happening right now. So why is the media downplaying it? Louisiana is underwater. If you don’t live in or around Louisiana, you may not know that. And it’s not your fault. Cable news has mostly ignored it. Show More Summary
THEIR PREDICTIONS ON THIS TOPIC HAVEN’T BEEN EXACTLY STELLAR OF LATE, BUT OKAY: Scientists say the US is facing the strongest hurricane season since Sandy hit the East Coast. The one thing I’m sure of is that whenever our “hurricane drought” ends, it will be the result of “climate change.”
A federal audit says Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration mismanaged $22 million in federal funding meant to promote tourism in areas affected by Superstorm Sandy and Hurricane Irene. The report... To view the full story, click the title link.
When hurricanes like Katrina in 2005 or Sandy in 2012 impact on highly populated regions they bring about tremendous damages. More than 50 percent of all weather-related economic losses on the globe are caused by damages due to tropical cyclones. Show More Summary
The American Red Cross tweeted that they were responding to the most significant weather disaster since Hurricane Sandy, but why then were so many unaware of the Louisiana flooding?
Since the MTA started threatening to shut down the L train to make repairs on damage from Hurricane Sandy, there’s been a flurry of panic from some of the the wealthier residents of Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Now the date is set, and they just can’t believe that they’ll have to get on a crowded hourlong bus ride every morning and every night for work. Show More Summary
Proposed barriers trigger tensions over how to defend against the next Hurricane Sandy.
To repair tunnels damaged by Hurricane Sandy, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority will soon shut down L train service between Brooklyn and Manhattan for 18 months beginning in January 2019.... To view the full story, click the title link.
Coney Island state assemblywoman said ill health and Hurricane Sandy forced her and her husband into bankruptcy.