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Dominica Death Toll Rises to 20 From Tropical Storm Erika

The prime minister of the tiny nation said the devastation from the storm is "monumental" and may have set back development 20 years.









Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:15:03 GMT
Erika Expected to Weaken as It Approaches Florida

Flooding has killed at least 12 people on the Caribbean island of Dominica, but the storm could be a become a tropical depression by Saturday.









Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:08:52 GMT
Tropical Storm Erika Passes Caribbean Islands

Powerful winds and heavy rain struck the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico and Saint Maarten as Erika passed by, headed in the direction of Florida.









Fri, 28 Aug 2015 21:08:40 GMT
Photojournalist Documented What Little Remained in Katrina's Wake

Photographer Clarence Williams was stranded on a rooftop during Katrina and when the waters subsided he stayed to document a community washed away.









Fri, 28 Aug 2015 20:44:25 GMT
Erika Underlines Miami Hurricane Vulnerability

As Tropical Storm Erika threatens to morph into a hurricane, Miami's multibillion dollar coastline has little protection from storms.









Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:00:08 GMT
'All Hands on Deck': Deadly Storm Puzzles Forecasters

Forecasters and emergency agencies prepped for a long weekend as Tropical Storm Erika wobbled toward Puerto Rico and then the southern Atlantic coast.









Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:19:26 GMT
Floods Sweep Through Sioux Falls, South Dakota

More than seven inches of rain fell Thursday night causing flash floods. Storms knocked out power to around 2,000 homes.









Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:46:15 GMT
These Are the Cities Most Vulnerable to the Next Katrina

According to Risk Management Solutions, three cities beyond New Orleans face especially high chances of large-scale damages: Miami, Tampa, New York.









Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:21:29 GMT
One Decade Later: A Look Back at Katrina's Wrath

A glimpse back at the damage caused by the deadly hurricane that devastated the Gulf Coast one decade ago.









Fri, 28 Aug 2015 01:33:58 GMT
'All Hands on Deck': Deadly Storm Puzzles Forecasters

Forecasters and emergency agencies prepped for a long weekend as Tropical Storm Erika wobbled toward Puerto Rico and then the southern Atlantic coast.









Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:27:51 GMT
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