Topic: Lake Borgne
With maximum winds from Hurricane Isaac expected to be 80 miles an hour, the storm's main threat is posed by water. The new New Orleans surge barrier has been closed for the first time.
Army Corps' 'myopic' maintenance of a shipping channel led to levee failure, much Katrina damage, US court judge rules. Appeal is expected.
11/19/2009 12:00 am
A lawsuit claiming that the Army Corps of Engineers made the flooding worse starts today.
04/21/2009 01:00 am