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April 19, 2016
Rain pummels Houston: 18 inches of precipitation floods areas, 5 reported dead
HOUSTON — Torrential rainfall totaling 18 inches pummeled Houston on Monday, causing floods that were believed responsible for five deaths and that snarled transport and turned roads into lakes in the fourth most-populous U.S. city. More than 1,000 homes were flooded in Harris County,...
April 19, 2016 - 6:56am
March 9, 2016
Legislators seek assurances for diversion funding
BISMARCK—State lawmakers pressed a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers official here Tuesday for assurances that the federal agency will fund its share of the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project beyond the $5 million announced last month that put it on the corps' to-do list. Col....
March 9, 2016 - 6:32am
January 6, 2016
U.S. December weather-related insurance payouts may top $2 billion: report
LONDON - Extreme weather in the United States during the last 10 days of December could bring insured losses for the month to more than $2 billion,...
January 6, 2016 - 2:00pm
January 4, 2016
Mississippi crests in southern Illinois as downriver points brace for flooding
Residents of towns in far southern Illinois anxiously awaited flood waters from the swollen Mississippi River to peak on Sunday, with hundreds electing to remain in their homes, as states downstream prepared for the rising waters. The National Weather Service on Sunday canceled a...
January 4, 2016 - 7:24am
January 2, 2016
Southern U.S. states brace for flooding
Residents of southern states along the Mississippi River are bracing for the flooding that has swamped communities from the Ohio River Valley to eastern Oklahoma over the last week, causing thousands of evacuations and killing at least 31 people. Officials in Louisiana are checking...
January 2, 2016 - 7:08am
January 1, 2016
Southern states brace for surging Mississippi River
January 1, 2016 - 8:00pm
Southern states brace for flooding as overflowing Midwest rivers recede
Overflowing rivers were receding in Missouri and Illinois on Friday after flooding swamped communities and forced towns to evacuate, with forecasters warning that rain-swollen waterways flowing downstream could menace Southern s
January 1, 2016 - 9:00am
Over 9 million in U.S. Midwest still face flood warnings
Record flooding in the U.S. Midwest forces thousands to flee their homes across Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas and eastern Oklahoma, while over...
January 1, 2016 - 12:00am
December 27, 2015
Three adults, two children drown in car in Illinois flooding
Three adults and two children drowned when floodwaters swept away their car in Illinois on Saturday night, according to officials and local media.
December 27, 2015 - 4:34pm
Eight killed in Dallas area amid tornadoes, flooding
DALLAS -- Eight people died in the greater Dallas area as a storm system brought tornadoes and flooding on Saturday, increasing the death toll from harsh weather in the southern United States this week to 26, according to officials and local media. Authorities in Garland confirmed...
December 27, 2015 - 8:54am
December 23, 2015
Congressional delegation: Keep squabbling from threatening diversion project
FARGO—Fresh from the passage of a funding bill that could pay for the flood diversion, North Dakota's congressional delegation cautioned Diversion Authority officials Tuesday that the fight isn't even close to over. "We're in a tough competitive environment," said U.S. Sen....
December 23, 2015 - 7:15am
October 28, 2015
California officials outline preparations for El Nino flooding
LOS ANGELES - As California braces for torrential downpours this winter from El Nino, authorities have stockpiled extra sandbags across the state while putting hundreds of personnel through flood-control training, officials told state lawmakers on Wednesday. Water engineers and...
October 28, 2015 - 9:00pm
October 8, 2015
At least 17 dead as flooding threat persists in South Carolina
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Flooding from historic rainfall in South Carolina claimed two more lives on Wednesday, and the threat of further inundation from swollen rivers and vulnerable dams put already ravaged communities on edge. Emergency responders in Richland County, a hard-hit area...
October 8, 2015 - 7:54am
June 4, 2015
Flooding closes some oil wells
WILLISTON, N.D. -- The company responsible for an oil spill last spring into the flooded Yellowstone and Missouri rivers has been ordered to shut in four wells until a flood threat subsides. The Department of Mineral Resources Oil and Gas Division is keeping a close watch on oil...
June 4, 2015 - 7:26am
June 3, 2015
Flooding may affect oil wells
WILLISTON, N.D. – The Department of Mineral Resources is keeping a close watch on the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers where flooding could affect oil and gas wells. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration indicates there’s a chance the confluence...
June 3, 2015 - 12:51pm