Houston residents evacuated after chemical plant explosions
Residents near a chemical plant on the edge of Houston had to be evacuated after two explosions sent noxious fumes into the sky.
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Thousands more people head for emergency shelters as Tropical Storm Harvey hits land again. Officials warn the rescue effort isn’t over yet.
Does climate change mean much more extreme weather?
Just days before this massive storm slammed into Texas, President Trump scrapped a raft of federal flood protection standards which Barack Obama had introduced: measures which would legally have to take into account the impact of climate change.
Tropical Storm Harvey: Houston struggles to handle flood levels
This is – already – one of the most destructive storms in American history. President Trump has flown into Texas tonight as Tropical Storm Harvey pummels the region for the fourth day – with more torrential rain still to come.