Some Texas Psychologists Offer Free Help To Harvey VictimsMore than 100 psychologists in Texas have volunteered to provide free therapy sessions to people affected by Harvey. It has been a month since the storm made landfall along the Gulf Coast.
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.
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.
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.
Hurricane Aid Measure Grows To $15B As Irma Bears DownThe first installment to help communities in Texas rebuild, and stock reserves for looming damage from Hurricane Irma.
House Rushes To Vote $7.9 Billion For Harvey ReliefPolitics quickly intruded, as Democratic and Republican leaders disagreed on how to pay for the funding.
Hurricane Irma Slams Caribbean Islands As Category 5 StormHurricane Irma roared into the Caribbean with record force early Wednesday, its 185-mph winds shaking homes and flooding buildings on a chain of small islands along a path toward Puerto Rico and a possible direct hit on South Florida.
Tropical Storm Jose Forms To The East Of IrmaTropical Storm Jose has formed in the open Atlantic far from land.
Irma Strengthens Into Category 5 Hurricane, Nears CaribbeanHurricane Irma grew into a dangerous Category 5 storm, the most powerful seen in the Atlantic in over a decade, and roared toward islands in the northeast Caribbean Tuesday on a path that could eventually take it to the United States.
Fewer Harvey Victims At Shelters Doesn't End Housing NeedsWhile the number of evacuees seeking refuge in Texas emergency shelters has dwindled, many thousands of people are still in dire need of housing.
Mnuchin: Congress Should Tie Harvey Aid To Debt Limit BillCongress needs to combine a $7.9 billion disaster relief package for Harvey with a contentious increase in the nation's borrowing limit, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says, arguing it is needed to ensure storm victims in Texas get the help they need.
Eastern Caribbean Battens Down As Hurricane Irma ApproachesAuthorities on the islands of the northeast Caribbean are urging residents to prepare for Hurricane Irma, a Category 3 storm that grew stronger Monday and will likely begin buffeting the region Tuesday.