One of the largest storms in US history will cost billions of dollars.
But increased raids this past year mean that many undocumented may choose to stay in the storm zone.
Government agencies and volunteer organizations are testing a new system to regroup and respond to multiple hurricanes.
Documentary follows the human drama of hurricane Katrina through the eyes of a young married couple from the Lower Ninth Ward.
Many find their houses are fairly intact. Power loss is still a problem.
Their experiences could provide valuable lessons about evacuation versus staying put.
Nearly 1 million people moved inland from the Gulf Coast over the weekend. The mass evacuation is a first test of a new and complex safety plan.
Conservative thinkers and political historians think the GOP could be at the end of its historic 40-year grasp on power.
Modular houses are built to higher standards and with less waste, proponents say.