AP Awards – March Floods
Flood assistance registration has been extended in Massachusetts after federal officials received a high volume of applications.
WARWICK, R.I. (AP) – For many Rhode Islanders affected by last month’s flood, home is a hotel room, a friend or relative’s house, or maybe even a car.
Environmental experts say flooding in the wake of last week’s record-setting rain storms may have been exacerbated by the large percentage of the region that has been paved over. Rain water that would normally be […]
Small signs of normalcy are returning to flood-soaked Rhode Island but forecasters say the main river causing the problem may not drop below its banks until at least Sunday.
Detouring from his schedule, President Barack Obama on Thursday thanked emergency workers struggling against disastrous flooding in the Northeast.
President Barack Obama has called Rhode Island Gov. Don Carcieri and offered as much federal help as necessary to deal with massive flooding in the state.
The Massachusetts Congressional delegation has asked President Barack Obama to issue a disaster declaration after last week’s flooding.
Federal disaster officials are touring parts of Massachusetts to assess damage from last weekend’s torrential rains and winds.
Senator John Kerry plans to get a first-hand look at some of the recent flood damage in Massachusetts.