Nation Aug 24

Flash Flood Kills Over 20 With Dozens More Missing In Central Tennessee
Tennessee flooding prompts Biden disaster declaration

President Joe Biden has approved a major disaster declaration sought by Tennessee after record rainfall caused devastating floods that killed more than 20 people, according to a statement sent Tuesday.

Aug 17

Tropical storm drenching earthquake-stricken Haiti

Heavy rain from Tropical Storm Grace forced a temporary halt Tuesday to the Haitian government's response to the deadly weekend earthquake, feeding the growing anger and frustration among thousands who were left homeless.