Congress To Speed Up Harvey Aid, Tackle Debt LimitLawmakers returned to Washington Tuesday facing a daunting to-do list and three months left in the year to show that Republicans can actually get things done.
Bay Area Firefighters Sent To Texas May Re-deploy To FloridaSome Bay Area firefighters who have been helping with water rescue efforts in Texas in response to flooding from Hurricane Harvey may be sent elsewhere, a Bay Area fire chief said.
Explosions Rock Flood-Crippled Chemical Plant Near HoustonAt least 2 tons of highly unstable chemicals used in such products as plastics and paint exploded and burned at a flood-crippled plant near Houston early Thursday.
Harvey Pays Return Visit, Swamps Evacuee Shelter In TexasThe Texas community of Port Arthur found itself increasingly isolated Wednesday as Harvey's rains flooded most major roads out of the city.
SF Woman Creates Real-Time Mapping App To Aid Hurricane Harvey Rescue, ReliefA San Francisco woman, working with collaborators she found on Twitter, has set up a database and mapping application for coordinating Hurricane Harvey rescue and relief efforts in real time.
Bay Area Firefighters, Aid Workers Bring Resources To Texas CoastFirefighters and aid workers throughout the Bay Area are being deployed to the Texas coast in response to Tropical Storm Harvey, which has dumped more than 50 inches of rain and made landfall in the Houston area as a hurricane Friday.
Houston To Open More Mega-Shelters To House Flooded FamiliesLouisiana's governor offered Tuesday to take in Harvey victims from Texas, while Houston officials open two to three more mega-shelters.
An Insider's Look at How Harvey Impacts Air Travel Houston's two biggest airports remained closed Tuesday morning because of flooding from Hurricane Harvey.
Harvey Victims Sending SOS Messages On Social MediaDesperate for help and unsure whether traditional rescue efforts will come through, Harvey victims are using social media to share maps of their location.
Battered By Harvey, Houston Braces For Even More FloodingOfficials started releasing even more water from reservoirs overwhelmed by Harvey even though the move aimed at protecting downtown Houston could make already devastating flooding worse.
Harvey Leaves At Least One Dead, 14 InjuredHarvey spun deeper into Texas and unloaded extraordinary amounts of rain Saturday after the once-fearsome hurricane crashed into the coastline in a blow that killed at least one person and injured up to 14.
Law Firm Beats Silicon Valley Real Estate Prices With Private JetA patent law firm with Silicon Valley clients has reportedly found a way to beat the area's high real estate prices, by flying in attorneys from Texas on a private jet.