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Landlords Demand Rent for Flooded Homes From Hurricane Harvey Victims

Victims of Hurricane Harvey have spoken out after landlords demanded rent from their flooded, uninhabitable homes. As they piece their lives back together, buying new furniture and other belongings after replacing those lost and finding alternate accommodation, some have been slapped with fees from landlords, who demand rent for the flooded homes the victims had to flee. Read entire…

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Jaw-Dropping Before-And-After Images Show WAVES Rolling Across a Texas Highway After Harvey Brought Worst Rainfall in Continental US History

The effects of Tropical Storm Harvey – which brought 19 trillion gallons of rain to the continental US – are made horrifyingly clear in these startling images. This before-and-after sequence shows how a Texas highway was completely submerged by water – so much so that waves can be seen rolling feet above the asphalt. Read…

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Private Companies Are Stepping In To Help Hurricane Victims

As the death toll in Texas rises to 14 after the devastating hurricane Harvey left its mark, private companies are stepping in. Doing more to help than the government ever could, the much-hated and demeaned corporations are putting profits on the line to save people. Private companies coming together to aid in relief efforts will…

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There Is “Eight Feet Of Water” On Houston Roads, And It’s About To Get Much Worse

Amid desperate efforts to save stranded citizens – police report over 3,000 rescues alone – and the arrival of the so-called ‘cajun navy’ to assist, Harvey continues to pummel Texas, paralyzing Houston as the region braces for yet more rain after the Tropical Storm recharged over warm waters and heading back in-land. “This is, if not the largest, it has to be categorized as…

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Megachurch Faces Backlash For Closing Doors Because Of Hurricane Flooding

Infamous pastor Joel Osteen has now released a statement defending the closing of his megachurch’s doors because of “flooding.” Houston’s Lakewood Church faced backlash for refusing to allow hurricane refugees shelter after fleeing their homes in the wake of disastrous Hurricane Harvey. The trouble started on Sunday after a social media posting from the megachurch saying, “Lakewood…

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Officials Release Water From Reservoirs In Desperate Attempt To Save Dams From Total Collapse

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began releasing water from two flood-control dams Monday morning in an effort to save homes from catastrophic flooding as Tropical Storm Harvey continues pounding southeast Texas. Officials say that the move is necessary to prevent uncontrollable flooding of the greater Houston area as water levels rapidly rise. Engineers started the process…

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Evacuations in Texas as Category 3 Hurricane Harvey Nears Landfall (VIDEOS)

Hurricane Harvey is seen in the Texas Gulf Coast, US in this NOAA GOES satellite image on August 24, 2017. Image credit: NOAA / Reuters Texans are evacuating or holing up as life-threatening conditions are expected when Hurricane Harvey, the first US Category 3 hurricane to make landfall in nearly a dozen years, could bring…

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