The lawsuits filed in the U.S. District Court in Miami claim that Royal Caribbean knew, or should have known, that a coastal storm carrying hurricane-force winds had been forecast before the ship set sail from Cape Liberty, New Jersey on Feb. 6 for a scheduled seven-night cruise to the Bahamas. Cynthia Martinez, a Royal Caribbean spokeswoman, said the Miami- based... » Read More
PARIS, Feb 9- French water and waste group Veolia said on Tuesday it is talks to install a flood prevention system in the city of New Orleans that was devastated by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.. Veolia innovation director Laurent Auguste said a study will be carried out jointly with Swiss insurer Swiss Re and that Veolia- which operates the main New Orleans waste... » Read More
The Gulf Coast is seeing severe thunderstorms, flooding parts of Louisiana as remnants of Hurricane Patricia.
The Weather Channel's Nick Walker reports on the strongest hurricane ever measured in the Western Hemisphere. Hurricane Patricia will be destructive for the coastline of Mexico.
South Carolina's economic losses from the historic and deadly flooding will easily top $1 billion, experts say, but the looming issue for the state and federal government is that most of it will be uninsured.
The latest developments on Hurricane Joaquin, with Mike Seidel of The Weather Channel.
The Weather Channel's Mike Seidel highlights the strength of Hurricane Joaquin as it approaches the mid-Atlantic.
As Hurricane Joaquin battered the Bahamas early Friday, as the East Coast braces for potentially life threatening floods.
NBC's Kerry Sanders has the update on Hurricane Joaquin which is now packing 120mph winds.
The Weather Channel's Jen Carfagno reports the latest details on the category 3 hurricane now approaching the Bahamas.
CNBC's Scott Cohn covered the Katrina catastrophe ten years ago, and a decade later he's back in New Orleans looking at the changes, good and bad. Here's a glimpse at the city that endured America's costliest storm.
CNBC's Scott Cohn takes a look back at Hurricane Katrina - the costliest disaster in U.S. history - and assess the decade-long recovery in New Orleans.
New Orleans levee system failed in 50 places after Hurricane Katrina. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on the more than 100 miles of levees and flood walls strengthened and rebuilt 10 years later.
In a post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans, hospitals like Ochsner Baptist Medical Center prepare themselves for the worst case scenario.
The Weather Channel's Kait Parker provides an update on Tropical Storm Bill.
How investors are bracing for the storms, with CNBC's Eric Chemi.
Flash flood watches were issued for five states as Tropical Storm Odile took aim at the Southwest after slamming into Mexico's Baja peninsula.
A ferocious hurricane slammed an upscale Mexican resort early Monday with 125 mph winds and six months’ rain in just one hour.
The one-two hurricane punch that was supposed to hit Hawaii is looking more like a jab and a missed left hook.
Two hurricanes headed for Hawaii will likely be downgraded, reports NBC's Mike Taibbi, with the latest details on the tropical storms.
Mark Cooper, Wal-Mart's emergency management senior director, discusses how the big box store is preparing for the impact of the hurricanes on Hawaii.
Hurricane Iselle, now downgraded to a tropical storm and Hurricane Julio delivering a one-two punch to Hawaii's Big Island, reports NBC's Mike Taibbi, with the latest details.