Hurricane Katrina



Weekly Poem: 'Fish Head for Katrina'

Nov. 22, 2010

Terrance Hayes, a poet and professor at Carnegie Mellon University, won the 2010 National Book Award. Here, he reads a poem from his award-winning volume, "Lighthead."

In New Orleans, Rebuilding a Health System After a Hospital Is Destroyed

Sept. 16, 2010

When Hurricane Katrina flooded New Orleans five years ago, the city's big public hospital, Charity Hospital, was destroyed. On Thursday's NewsHour, Betty Ann Bowser reports on how doctors in New Orleans have worked to rebuild the city's health system over the past five years.