- 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
- Be alert to disaster fraud when contributing to Philippine... Updated: Nov-12-13 4:17 pm
- iTunes to allow donations for typhoon relief Updated: Nov-12-13 2:48 pm
- FEMA forgives millions in Katrina loans Updated: Nov-08-13 6:10 am
- Bills coach reminds QB Manuel to avoid taking hits Updated: Nov-07-13 6:05 pm
- 3 ex-officers who won new trial seek bond Updated: Nov-06-13 8:09 pm
- QB Manuel's return provides Bills a boost Updated: Nov-06-13 7:49 pm
- Landrieu: Feds cancel St. Tammany's disaster loans Updated: Nov-06-13 7:07 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.
They are a particularly heartless breed of con artist: bogus charities and relief workers seeking "donations" by email, telephone and other means in the aftermath of such disasters as the deadly Philippines typhoon.
NEW YORK - Apple is giving iTunes users a chance to donate to relief efforts for the typhoon tragedy in the Philippines.
GRETNA, Louisiana - The Federal Emergency Management Agency has forgiven tens of millions of dollars in community disaster loans it made to Jefferson Parish and to the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office after Hurricane Katrina.
ORCHARD PARK, New York - Having lost rookie starter EJ Manuel to injury twice already since August, Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone doesn't want to make it a third time.
NEW ORLEANS - Three of the former New Orleans police officers who won a new trial in connection with deadly shootings on a bridge after Hurricane Katrina have asked a federal judge to release them from prison.
ORCHARD PARK, New York - The Buffalo Bills' monthlong shuffle at quarterback is coming to an end after rookie starter EJ Manuel returned to practice Wednesday.
COVINGTON, Louisiana - St. Tammany Parish's $14.5 million in disaster loans stemming from Hurricane Katrina have been canceled by the federal government, U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu announced Wednesday.