Photo: Residents wade through flood waters from Tropical Storm Harvey in Beaumont Place, Texas, U.S., on August 28, 2017. (Jonathan Bachman/Reuters)
How Houston, New Orleans, and Los Angeles are vulnerable to flooding
From this Episode:
Why Houston wasn't prepared for Harvey, and what could happen in LA
After going offshore, Tropical Storm Harvey is now poised to return to Houston. Residents near two dams have been told to evacuate, as officials release water from them. We...
No one's home at HUD?
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is touring the storm devastation in Texas. But will he be able to offer meaningful help to the thousands of people who may...
Why North Korea fired a missile over northern Japan
A North Korean missile flew over the island of Hokkaido, Japan on Tuesday. Bullet trains stopped, and some TV stations interrupted programming to warn people to take...
Reactions to North Korea's missile tests -- from LA's Koreatown and Seoul
Tensions with North Korea are as high as they’ve been since most of us can remember. Threatened missile launches from the North have been met with talk of “fire and fury”...