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  • September 5, 2005  

    President Bush, who has faced withering criticism for the slow federal response to Hurricane Katrina, visited the storm-ravaged Gulf Coast as some activists and commentators continued to question the potential role race has played in the aid effort. Three experts give their perspectives. Continue reading

  • September 5, 2005  

    Areas along the Gulf Coast ravaged by Hurrican Katrina continue to clean up after the devastating storm. Two reports from Gulfport, Miss and Bay St. Louis, Miss. focus on the efforts to rebuild and recover. Continue reading

  • September 5, 2005  

    The U.N. Oil-for-Food Commission presented its final report Wednesday, calling for significant changes. Following a background report, Ray Suarez speaks with Commission Chairman Paul Volcker. Continue reading

  • September 2, 2005   BY Admin 

    Survivors of Hurricane Katrina continued to flee New Orleans on Friday seeking shelter in Texas as emergency convoys reached the city to assist remaining residents and try to halt criminal activity. Continue reading

  • September 2, 2005   BY Admin 

    Coastal residents desperate for water and food are facing long lines and deteriorating conditions as hundreds of National Guardsmen arrive to keep order in the hardest-hit areas of the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Continue reading

  • September 2, 2005  

    Survivors of Hurricane Katrina continued to flee New Orleans on Friday seeking shelter in Texas as emergency convoys reached the city to assist remaining residents and try to halt criminal activity. A reporter provides an update from New Orleans. Continue reading

  • September 2, 2005  

    Coastal residents desperate for water and food are facing long lines and deteriorating conditions as hundreds of National Guardsmen arrive to keep order in the hardest-hit areas of the Mississippi Gulf Coast. A reporter provides an update. Continue reading

  • September 2, 2005  

    New York Times columnist David Brooks, Boston Globe columnist Tom Oliphant and NewsHour essayist and Chicago Tribune columnist Clarence Page talk about the horrific events following Hurricane Katrina, including the possible political ramifications of the disaster. Continue reading

  • September 2, 2005  

    Evacuees in Houston, Texas begin the process of rebuilding and starting over amid confusion and fear. A reporter gives an update from Houston as residents from New Orleans arrive in the area seeking shelter. Continue reading

  • September 2, 2005  

    Lt. Gen. Carl Strock, who commands the Army Corps of Engineers, the agency in charge of repairing the levees and draining the floodwaters in New Orleans, discusses the enormous tasks ahead in the submerged city. Continue reading