Hurricane Isaac Flood Insurance Claims Filed By Thousands In Wake Of StormBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Thousands of flood insurance claims are being filed in the wake of Hurricane Isaac, a slow-moving storm that hammered several parishes in southern Louisiana with prolonged, drenching rains and tropical-storm force winds, ...
Hurricane Isaac Leaves Rats Dead On Mississippi BeachesAngela Serpas cries as she sees her flooded home for the first time since Hurricane Isaac pushed a 10-foot storm surge into Braithwaite, La.
Hurricane Isaac 2012: The Things I Carried With Me Leaving and Returning to ...It was my sixth hurricane season in New Orleans. I had evacuated for storms before. It wasn't cause for panic, or worry; it was just a precaution occasionally taken.
Hurricane Isaac: Melanie Martinez, School Bus Driver, Loses 5th Home To ...After losing four homes to four separate hurricanes, Melanie Martinez knew to pack out when Isaac began barreling through her hometown of Braithwaite, La.
Remnants of Hurricane Isaac could bring relief to low Mississippi River, but ...Rain from the remnants of Hurricane Isaac could help the drought-stricken Mississippi River, but experts say it's not enough for long-term relief for the vital waterway that is at its lowest level since 1988.
West Nile virus cases up; Hurricane Isaac could make it worseThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is offering technical assistance to Louisiana and other states affected by Hurricane Isaac to reduce the risk of West Nile virus. Local authorities have said Isaac's impact on this year's outbreak will not ...
Hurricane Isaac sweeps tons of dead rats onto Mississippi beachesTUPELO, Mississippi (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of rats killed by Hurricane Isaac have washed up onto the beaches of Mississippi and created a foul-smelling mess that officials say will take days to clean up.
No funding interruptions anticipated regarding FEMA disaster aid after ...WASHINGTON - Ongoing negotiations on Capitol Hill are likely to ensure a smooth flow of disaster aid in the wake of Hurricane Isaac. Congressional aides are working quietly on a six-month government funding bill that would prevent a shutdown of the ...
Hurricane Isaac 2012 Floods Regions Around New Orleans (PHOTOS)NEW ORLEANS -- Isaac poured unrelenting rain Thursday, flooding areas north and south of New Orleans even as the city's fortified defenses held and forcing officials to launch speedy evacuation and rescue efforts in the face of fast-rising waters ...
SBA Stands Ready to Assist Mississippi Residents Affected by Hurricane IsaacWASHINGTON, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Karen G. Mills issued the following statement after the announcement of the Presidential disaster declaration for several counties in Mississippi ...
Stone Energy Corporation Announces Update of Impact of Hurricane IsaacLAFAYETTE, La., Sept. 4, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Stone Energy Corporation (NYSE: SGY) today provided an update of the impact of Hurricane Isaac. All major facilities have been safely visited and re-manned. Damage to Stone's facilities across the Gulf ...
New Orleans area universities back up and running after Hurricane IsaacFrom the time that Hurricane Isaac began to unleash its wrath upon New Orleans, LSU's and Tulane's health sciences centers, home of two medical schools, two hospitals and dozens of researchers, never lost power.
Last Hurricane Isaac evacuees leave state sheltersBATON ROUGE -- The last Hurricane Isaac evacuees have left the state-run shelters in Alexandria and Shreveport, heading back to their homes or to other shelters closer to their communities, according to the state Department of Children and Family ...
Hurricane Isaac deposits oil, possibly from Deepwater Horizon, on Louisiana ...By John PlattWed, Sep 05 2012 at 11:19 AM EST. Gulf oil spill, Louisiana beaches Photo: A Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries officer ... The oil and tar balls, probably originating from the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill of 2010, were stirred up by last ...
Acadiana's Multi-Media StationTax Relief for Victims of Hurricane Isaac in ...NEW ORLEANS - Victims of Hurricane Isaac that began on Aug. 26, 2012 in parts of Louisiana may qualify for tax relief from the Internal Revenue Service.
Hurricane Isaac-spurred lane closure today on Lake Pontchartrain CausewayThe left lane of the southbound Lake Pontchartrain Causeway is currently closed between the north toll plaza and the drawbridge so workers can repair an electric cable damaged during Hurricane Isaac. The eight-mile lane closure is expected for much of ...
Hurricane Isaac sweeps tons of dead rats onto Mississippi beachesTUPELO, Miss., Sept 4 (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of rats killed by Hurricane Isaac have washed up onto the beaches of Mississippi and created a foul-smelling mess that officials say will take days to clean up.
American Airlines Joins With The American Red Cross To Aid Hurricane Isaac ...FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 5, 2012 - /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines and American Eagle are partnering with the American Red Cross to aid those affected by Hurricane Isaac, which recently lashed the Gulf Coast with heavy rains, damaging winds and ...
Hurricane Isaac dampens 2000 bags of ICE-certified coffeeNEW YORK (Reuters) - About 2,000 bags of certified arabica coffee stored near New Orleans sustained water damage from Hurricane Isaac, which stormed through the Gulf Coast region last week, ICE Futures U.S. said in a release on Tuesday. This amount ...
Officials release new information on Isaac assistanceHurricane Isaac Mississippi Flooding 9.1.12 Forts Lake Rd in south eastern Jackson County, Mississippi is covered by flood waters caused by Hurricane Isaac on Saturday September 1, 2012. The Pascagoula and Escatawpa rivers continue to rise in the wake ...