- Purdue eyes broad uses for new disaster plan Updated: Dec-05-13 10:02 am
- Coastal authority votes to sue over project costs Updated: Dec-04-13 4:34 am
- Tulane president pens a 'therapeutic' look back Updated: Nov-30-13 4:03 pm
- La. joins lawsuit to block flood insurance hike Updated: Nov-28-13 2:10 pm
- FEMA forgives Gulfport's $16M disaster loan Updated: Nov-23-13 12:44 pm
HAMMOND, Indiana - A Purdue University professor and her students have partnered with local emergency responders to develop a state-of-the-art system for managing disasters using the 2008 Munster flood as a model.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Louisiana officials could sue in an attempt to force the federal government to pay for certain coastal recovery and levee projects.
NEW ORLEANS - Scott Cowen, who is preparing to step down after 16 years as president of Tulane University in New Orleans, has written a book about his adopted home town's recovery from Hurricane Katrina.
NEW ORLEANS - Louisiana's Department of Insurance has joined a lawsuit filed by Mississippi against the federal government to try to block rates from increasing Oct. 1 in the National Flood Insurance Program.
GULFPORT, Mississippi - The Federal Emergency Management Agency has agreed to forgive a $16.4 million loan that Gulfport received after Hurricane Katrina slammed into the Gulf Coast in 2005.