- Engineers map river in Iowa to help assess flood risk Updated: Sep-03-15 12:55 pm
RED OAK, Iowa - Engineers with the Iowa Flood Center are mapping the East Nishnabotna River as part of an effort to better track areas at risk of flooding when heavy rainfall occurs.
- Pittsburgh offer leaves Chrysler alone in flash-flood suit Updated: Sep-03-15 11:46 am
PITTSBURGH - The city of Pittsburgh's recent decision to pay $375,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by families of four people killed in flash flooding leaves Chrysler as the remaining defendant.
- Mom of man who fell down Syracuse manhole plans legal action Updated: Sep-03-15 6:40 am
SYRACUSE, New York - The family of a 28-year-old man who drowned after falling through a flooded manhole in Syracuse has filed a notice to sue the city and Onondaga County for wrongful death.
- Kansas Turnpike Authority to tackled flooding risk Updated: Sep-03-15 5:10 am
WICHITA, Kansas - The Kansas Turnpike Authority has announced additional plans aimed at preventing flash flooding along a stretch of the toll road.
- Feds recommend FEMA recover $1.5M in Duluth 2012 flood money Updated: Sep-02-15 6:35 pm
DULUTH, Minnesota - A government audit recommends the Federal Emergency Management Agency recover $1.5 million given to Duluth for 2012 flood aid.
- Some Galveston streets flood during heavy rainfall Updated: Sep-02-15 2:49 pm
GALVESTON, Texas - A late-summer storm in Southeast Texas has flooded some streets in Galveston.
- Competency exam ordered for Ohio suspect in boy's death Updated: Sep-02-15 9:32 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A competency evaluation has been ordered for the suspect in the death of a 1-year-old Maryland boy found inside a backpack in a central Ohio creek.
- Low-lying flood pool in Cameron County to be drained Updated: Sep-01-15 3:52 pm
LA FERIA, Texas - A low-lying flood pool in South Texas will be drained after causing high-water problems during Hurricane Dolly in 2008.
- New flood warning system installed along Guadalupe River Updated: Sep-01-15 3:28 pm
NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas - The tranquil gurgling of Guadalupe River rapids was broken only by bird calls and occasional inner-tube floaters as Sylvia and Robert San Miguel relaxed in lawn chairs on its banks.
- Monsoon floods swamp northeast Indian villages, 21 dead Updated: Sep-01-15 11:50 am
GAUHATI, India - Monsoon floods have inundated hundreds of villages across the northeast Indian state of Assam, killing at least 21 people in the last four days and forcing some 800,000 people to leave their homes.
- Officials fear more September floods in Eddy County Updated: Sep-01-15 11:14 am
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - Eddy County officials are worried another rainy September will impact repair work on damage caused by last year's flooding.
- Firefighters rescue Dayton couple after creek floods Updated: Aug-31-15 5:05 pm
DAYTON, Iowa - A Dayton couple was reminded of just how close they live to Skillet Creek when the stream quickly rose due to heavy rainfall, flooding their home and prompting a rescue by an inflatable boat.
- Pence requests federal aid after summer storms, flooding Updated: Aug-31-15 4:08 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - Gov. Mike Pence has requested federal grants for government and certain nonprofits in 19 counties that were hit by severe storms and flooding from June 7 to July 29.
- Texas lakes getting back to normal after spring flooding Updated: Aug-31-15 3:13 pm
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas - The parking lot at Joe Pool Lake's Lynn Creek Marina is now dry, but signs of flooding have been left behind.
- Flood at Russian zoo kills 1 bear, traps 14 others in cages Updated: Aug-31-15 12:43 pm
MOSCOW - A flood has swept through a private zoo in Russia's Far East, trapping 14 brown bears and a lion in their half-submerged cages.
- Heavy rains lead to flooding in and around Charleston Updated: Aug-31-15 12:16 pm
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Heavy rains have led to flooding in some parts of the Charleston area.
- Flood control plan in northwestern Ohio upsets farmers Updated: Aug-31-15 11:50 am
FINDLAY, Ohio - A federal agency's plan for reducing repeated river flooding that has caused millions of dollars of damage over the years in northwestern Ohio has upset some area farmers.
- Dominica declares disaster status after storm leaves 20 dead Updated: Aug-30-15 11:23 pm
ROSEAU, Dominica - Rescue teams worked Sunday to reopen roads to remote communities in Dominica after Tropical Storm Erika caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 20 people and left more than 50 missing on the Caribbean island.
- Sioux Falls residents cleaning up after flood Updated: Aug-30-15 5:56 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Some residents of Sioux Falls are cleaning their basements after torrential rains caused flash flooding last week.
- The Latest: Clinton: Celebrate progress but continue work Updated: Aug-29-15 8:43 pm
NEW ORLEANS - The latest in the 10th anniversary commemorations of Hurricane Katrina (all times local):
- As Erika weakens, some in Tampa Bay area are still worried Updated: Aug-29-15 12:31 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - Tropical Storm Erika has dissipated but folks in the Tampa Bay area are watching it carefully.
- George W. Bush visits disaster zone, 10 years after Katrina Updated: Aug-28-15 6:18 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Former President George W. Bush enjoyed sympathetic audiences in New Orleans and Mississippi on Friday as he returned to the region where Hurricane Katrina sank his popularity 10 years ago.
- 'Train echo' weather system led to Sioux Falls flooding Updated: Aug-28-15 11:41 am
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - A National Weather Service meteorologist says it wasn't a big thunderstorm that caused flash flooding in Sioux Falls but a series of thunderstorms.
- Associated Press photographers reflect on Katrina coverage Updated: Aug-28-15 6:05 am
NEW ORLEANS - With Hurricane Katrina headed for the Gulf Coast in late August 2005, The Associated Press deployed dozens of staffers to support its New Orleans and Mississippi bureaus.
- Obama to people of New Orleans: You inspire me, and America Updated: Aug-27-15 9:01 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Visiting residents on tidy porch stoops and sampling the fried chicken at a corner restaurant, President Barack Obama held out the people of New Orleans on Thursday as an extraordinary example of renewal and resilience 10 years after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.