Residents of the Mississippi River floodplain are sandbagging or evacuating as the flood crest pushes south. It will pass Memphis on Tuesday and hit southern Louisiana on May 23.
Brandi Favre has been in trouble with the law before. Brandi Favre made a court appearance on Thursday.
From 'tea party' protesters to antiwar advocates, Americans on all sides of the political spectrum seem angry about something. But for all the tumult, the disaffection today is far less than in many periods in the past.
From levee-buttressing heroics to beefed-up security, the Crescent City charts a post-hurricane course.