New Orleans remembers Hurricane Katrina 11 years on

2016-08-30 12:06

It has been 11 years since the wind, rain and subsequent levee breaks associated with Hurricane Katrina deluged New Orleans.

Obama tells people of New Orleans: You inspire me

2015-08-28 09:05

President Barack Obama held out the people of New Orleans as an extraordinary example of renewal and resilience 10 years after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, while visiting residents.

Hurricane Katrina's scars endure for blacks

2015-08-07 06:32

A decade after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans seems to have found its rhythm again, except in African-American areas.


5 ex-cops plead guilty in bridge shootings after Katrina

2016-04-20 22:11

Five former police officers have pleaded guilty to a reduced number of charges in the deadly shootings on the Danziger Bridge in the days following Hurricane Katrina and are expected to be sentenced to far less prison time than they originally faced.

Obama to herald New Orleans' progress ahead of Katrina anniversary

2015-08-27 15:01

President Barack Obama will highlight the 'structural inequality' that hurt poor black people in New Orleans before the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, during a visit to celebrate the city's progress 10 years after the storm.

Indian workers win $14m in US trafficking case

2015-02-19 09:30

A New Orleans jury has awarded $14m to five Indian men who were lured to the United States and forced to work under inhumane conditions by a US ship repair firm.

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