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August 28th, 2013
09:39 PM ET

8 years after Katrina, New Orleans homeowners forced to fight for homes

On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina forever changed the New Orleans when it made landfall and left hundreds dead and more than 200,000 homes damaged.

Many returned and rebuilt.

But still eight years later some Crescent City residents are still in a fight for their homes.

Rosa Flores is OutFront with the story.


Filed under: New Orleans
Isaac downgrades to a tropical storm as it continues to slam the gulf coast
August 29th, 2012
05:42 PM ET

Isaac downgrades to a tropical storm as it continues to slam the gulf coast

The National Hurricane Center reports that Isaac has downgraded to a tropical storm. Its maximum sustained winds slipped to 70 mph. Isaac has already caused more than 725,000 people to be without power across five states.

Mayor Mitch Landrieu has issued a dusk-to-dawn curfew as the storm continues to pound the city of New Orleans.

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Filed under: New Orleans • News • Tropical Storm Isaac