Hurricane Ida
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September 11, 2021, 4:09 PM

Ida's toll continues: 2 more bodies recovered in New Jersey, over 100 oil-soaked birds found

The death toll from Hurricane Ida and its aftermath continues to rise with two bodies found in the Passaic River in New Jersey.
September 11, 2021, 4:09 PM
Ida latest: 2 more bodies recovered in New Jersey, over 100 oil-soaked birds found
September 11, 2021, 1:46 PM

From COVID to Ida: Louisiana's marginalized 'see no way out'

Some of the hardest-hit victims in Ida's wake were also affected by the pandemic
September 11, 2021, 1:46 PM
From COVID to Ida: Louisiana's marginalized 'see no way out'
September 10, 2021, 4:01 AM

Oil-soaked birds found near oil spill at refinery after Ida

Louisiana wildlife officials say they have documented more than 100 oil-soaked birds after crude oil spilled from a refinery flooded during Hurricane Ida
September 10, 2021, 4:01 AM
September 8, 2021, 11:26 PM

Ida latest: 82 dead in 8 states, power slowly returns after storm

At least 82 people have died due to Hurricane Ida and the storm's aftermath across eight states.
September 8, 2021, 11:26 PM
Ida latest: 82 dead in 8 states, power slowly returns
September 8, 2021, 2:37 PM

Dolphin rescued from Louisiana pond after being stranded by Ida

As Louisiana residents began to survey the damage left by Hurricane Ida, they saw something they did not expect: a bottlenose dolphin.
September 8, 2021, 2:37 PM
Dolphin rescued from Louisiana pond after being stranded by Ida
September 8, 2021, 2:59 AM

After Ida deaths, Louisiana revokes nursing home licenses

Louisiana health officials are revoking the licenses of seven nursing homes that were evacuated to a warehouse where residents died after Hurricane Ida amid conditions deemed squalid and unsafe
September 8, 2021, 2:59 AM
September 7, 2021, 4:15 AM

8 days after Ida, parts of Louisiana barely accessible

The National Guard deployed floating bridges in Jefferson Parish, while some parts of the state may not see power until the end of the month.
September 7, 2021, 4:15 AM
8 days after Ida, parts of Louisiana barely accessible
September 7, 2021, 1:33 AM

New Orleans: Seniors left in dark, hot facilities after Ida

Officials in New Orleans say they will thoroughly inspect senior living apartments in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida after finding people living in buildings without working generators that trapped residents in wheelchairs in dark, sweltering upper floors
September 7, 2021, 1:33 AM
Ida's fury left a complex power challenge in Louisiana
September 6, 2021, 5:55 PM

After Hurricane Ida, Operation BBQ delivers hot meals and a helping hand

After Hurricane Ida hit Louisiana, Operation BBQ Relief arrived to serve a hot meal to those in need.
September 6, 2021, 5:55 PM
'One hot meal': How this group offers a hand after disasters like Ida
September 6, 2021, 5:46 PM

Biden directs federal aid to NY, NJ after deadly flooding

President Joe Biden has approved major disaster declarations greenlighting federal aid for people six New Jersey counties and five New York counties affected by devastating flooding last week from the remnants of Hurricane Ida
September 6, 2021, 5:46 PM
Biden directs federal aid to NY, NJ after deadly flooding
September 6, 2021, 2:35 PM

Shortages of supplies and workers will delay Gulf rebuilding

Joe Sobol, owner of Big Easy Construction in New Orleans, has bad news for homeowners who’ve been calling about roofs damaged by Hurricane Ida
September 6, 2021, 2:35 PM
Shortages of supplies and workers will delay Gulf rebuilding
September 6, 2021, 1:51 PM

New images of Ida’s aftermath

Officers were seen trying to enter a flooded apartment in New York City where three people died. ABC News’ Andrew Dymburt reports.
September 6, 2021, 1:51 PM
New images of Ida’s aftermath
September 6, 2021, 11:37 AM

Ida's ravages force apartment complex tenants to pack, plan

When Hurricane Ida swept ashore, the town of Houma was the first major population center in its path
September 6, 2021, 11:37 AM
September 6, 2021, 11:31 AM

Lawmakers vow action after Ida floods Gulf Coast, Northeast

Lawmakers say the floods show the need to upgrade aging U.S. infrastructure.
September 6, 2021, 11:31 AM
Lawmakers vow action after Ida floods Gulf Coast, Northeast
September 6, 2021, 5:37 AM

Divers identify broken pipeline as source of Gulf oil spill

Divers at the site of an ongoing oil spill that appeared in the Gulf of Mexico after Hurricane Ida have identified the apparent source as a one-foot diameter pipeline displaced from a trench on the ocean floor and broken open
September 6, 2021, 5:37 AM
September 6, 2021, 3:14 AM

A hurricane-hardened city coping 'the New Orleans way'

When Ida knocked out power and dumped buckets of rain in their streets, hurricane-hardened residents of New Orleans did what they always do: They banded together to help each other out
September 6, 2021, 3:14 AM
September 6, 2021, 12:13 AM

Death toll rises from remnants of Hurricane Ida

One week after the storm made landfall, the Northeast is now dealing with historic flooding.
September 6, 2021, 12:13 AM
Death toll rises from remnants of Hurricane Ida
September 5, 2021, 10:23 PM

After Ida's fury, infrastructure key in preventing misery

The destruction left by the remnants of Hurricane Ida have officials and experts agreeing that infrastructure including roads, sewers and housing in New York and New Jersey must be quickly improved
September 5, 2021, 10:23 PM
September 5, 2021, 10:22 PM

Search resumes for 2 missing after car swept away in storm

As residents and businesses across New Jersey spent the holiday weekend trying to clean up damage from last week’s storm, rescue workers resumed the search for two friends whose car was caught up in the floodwaters
September 5, 2021, 10:22 PM
September 5, 2021, 10:00 PM

New York governor updates on Ida recovery efforts

Gov. Kathy Hochul signed a request for major disaster declaration, calling for federal assistance to rebuild New York City.
September 5, 2021, 10:00 PM
New York governor updates on Ida recovery efforts
September 5, 2021, 9:54 PM

Louisiana residents thankful for small miracles after Ida

Outside of New Orleans, theres an even longer road to Ida recovery.
September 5, 2021, 9:54 PM
September 5, 2021, 4:29 PM

Northeast cleans up after Ida’s deadly floods

The death toll stands at more than 50 people as residents in the tri-state area recover from Ida’s historic floods.
September 5, 2021, 4:29 PM
Northeast cleans up after Ida’s deadly floods
September 5, 2021, 4:29 PM

New Orleans evacuates residents as temperatures soar after Ida

Almost half a million Louisiana customers are still without power after Hurricane Ida hit the state, knocking out power a week ago.
September 5, 2021, 4:29 PM
New Orleans evacuates residents as temperatures soar after Ida
September 5, 2021, 4:28 PM

'We have all hands on deck' in New Orleans: White House senior adviser

George Stephanopoulos interviews White House senior adviser Cedric Richmond on "This Week."
September 5, 2021, 4:28 PM
'We have all hands on deck' in New Orleans: White House senior adviser
September 5, 2021, 10:10 AM

Cleanup continues in Louisiana and parts of Northeast after Hurricane Ida

At least 65 people were killed across eight U.S. states as Ida became the deadliest tropical system to hit the country in the last four years.
September 5, 2021, 10:10 AM
Cleanup continues in Louisiana and parts of Northeast after Hurricane Ida
September 4, 2021, 11:32 PM

Biden to survey Ida storm damage in hard-hit New York, New Jersey

After touring storm damage from Hurricane Ida in Louisiana on Friday, President Joe Biden will next travel to the Northeast, the White House said.
September 4, 2021, 11:32 PM
Biden to survey Ida storm damage in hard-hit New York, New Jersey
September 4, 2021, 11:08 PM

Ida updates: Over 50 dead in Northeast after flooding as death toll continues to rise

A flash flood emergency was declared in New York City for the first time.
September 4, 2021, 11:08 PM
Death toll continues to rise in Northeast in wake of Ida
September 4, 2021, 10:40 PM

Mutual aid groups give personalized help after Hurricane Ida

Mutual aid networks sprang into action during Ida to help those in need.
September 4, 2021, 10:40 PM
Mutual aid groups give personalized help after Hurricane Ida
September 4, 2021, 7:03 PM

Louisiana 1 week after Ida: Widespread power outages persist, death toll mounts

Nearly one week on, Louisiana is struggling to recover from Hurricane Ida’s devastating blow.
September 4, 2021, 7:03 PM
Louisiana struggles to recover from Hurricane Ida's wrath
September 4, 2021, 4:35 PM

As flood alerts lit up phones, did 'warning fatigue' set in?

Experts wonder why people didn't heed flood warning alerts during Ida.
September 4, 2021, 4:35 PM
As flood alerts lit up phones, did 'warning fatigue' set in?
September 4, 2021, 3:14 PM

Hurricane Ida turns spotlight on Louisiana power grid issues

The dismal state of power in Ida’s wake is a distressingly familiar scenario
September 4, 2021, 3:14 PM
Hurricane Ida turns spotlight on Louisiana power grid issues
September 4, 2021, 3:02 PM

Death toll rises as Northeast reels from historic storm

Ida is the deadliest tropical system to hit the U.S. in the last four years. At least 11 of the deaths in New York City happened in basement apartments amid catastrophic flooding.
September 4, 2021, 3:02 PM
Death toll rises as Northeast reels from historic storm
September 4, 2021, 3:02 PM

Louisiana, Mississippi still in need of necessities 5 days after storm

Communities are waiting in hourslong lines for necessities like food, water and gas in blistering heat.
September 4, 2021, 3:02 PM
Louisiana, Mississippi still in need of necessities 5 days after storm
September 4, 2021, 3:01 PM

Biden delivers remarks on Hurricane Ida response in Louisiana

President Joe Biden visited New Orleans Friday to survey damage caused by Hurricane Ida and spoke about his administration’s recovery efforts.
September 4, 2021, 3:01 PM
Biden delivers remarks on Hurricane Ida response in Louisiana
September 4, 2021, 3:00 PM

Residents pick up pieces after deadliest storm in the Northeast since Sandy

The death toll is climbing in eight states making Ida the deadliest tropical system to hit the U.S. in the last four years.
September 4, 2021, 3:00 PM
Residents pick up pieces after deadliest storm in the Northeast since Sandy
September 4, 2021, 3:00 PM

Biden tours devastation in Louisiana as hundreds of thousands are still without power

President Joe Biden got a firsthand look at the damage and promised to leave no community behind.
September 4, 2021, 3:00 PM
Biden tours devastation in Louisiana as hundreds of thousands are still without power
September 4, 2021, 2:00 AM

At least 13 dead in flood-ravaged New York City: What we know about the victims

Roads were turned into waterways as the remnants of Ida inundated the region.
September 4, 2021, 2:00 AM
2-year-old among 13 dead in flood-ravaged New York City
September 3, 2021, 11:41 PM

Searches, sorrow in wake of Ida's destructive, deadly floods

The Northeast is recovering from record-breaking rainfall.
September 3, 2021, 11:41 PM
Cleanup and mourning continue after Ida soaks Northeast US
September 3, 2021, 10:39 AM

How remnants of Hurricane Ida wreaked havoc on Northeast

As the Earth warms, the amount of water vapor that the atmosphere can hold increases -- allowing for more extreme, record-shattering precipitation.
September 3, 2021, 10:39 AM
How remnants of Hurricane Ida wreaked havoc on Northeast
September 3, 2021, 10:32 AM

'So scary': Survivors recount terrifying moments of catastrophic flooding in Northeast

Harrowing stories of survival, rescues and recovery are surfacing after a rain-drenched night of deadly storms in the northeastern United States.
September 3, 2021, 10:32 AM
'So scary': Survivors recount terrifying moments of catastrophic flooding
September 3, 2021, 8:21 AM

South in ruins from Ida’s wrath, Northeast walloped with record rain

More than 40 people are dead across eight states. Americans in the South are struggling to get water, food and fuel.
September 3, 2021, 8:21 AM
South in ruins from Ida’s wrath, Northeast walloped with record rain
September 3, 2021, 4:11 AM

Floodwaters inundate New York City bus

Footage shows New York City bus passengers forced to stand on seats as the remnants of Ida slammed the Northeast.
September 3, 2021, 4:11 AM
Floodwaters inundate New York City bus
September 2, 2021, 8:18 PM

Catastrophic flooding hits the Northeast

Unprecedented rainfall dumped 2 to 5 inches of rain an hour, crippling New York City’s subway system.
September 2, 2021, 8:18 PM
Catastrophic flooding hits the Northeast
September 2, 2021, 6:48 PM

12 people killed after historic NYC flooding

At least 12 people, including a toddler, were killed in New York City overnight as Ida battered the area and flash flood waters quickly filled basement apartments.
September 2, 2021, 6:48 PM
12 people killed after historic NYC flooding
September 2, 2021, 5:45 PM

Multiple deaths reported after Ida remnants bring historic flooding to Northeast

New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania declared states of emergency after remnants of Hurricane Ida brought heavy rain and flash flooding.
September 2, 2021, 5:45 PM
Multiple deaths reported after Ida remnants bring historic flooding to Northeast
September 2, 2021, 5:14 PM

Biden talks Hurricane Ida

Biden remarks on the administration's response to deadly storm.
September 2, 2021, 5:14 PM
Biden talks Hurricane Ida
September 2, 2021, 3:26 PM

Flooding forces NYC subway lines to suspend service

Water cascades into a New York City subway train as remnants of Hurricane Ida bring flooding rain to the Northeast.
September 2, 2021, 3:26 PM
Flooding forces NYC subway lines to suspend service
September 2, 2021, 3:10 PM

New York City subways shut down due to Ida’s flash flooding

Rescue operations are underway amid deadly flooding in the Northeast after record rainfall.
September 2, 2021, 3:10 PM
New York City subways shut down due to Ida’s flash flooding
September 2, 2021, 3:09 PM

Millions in Louisiana still without power after Ida

Power companies estimate that only 3% of power transmission has been restored to New Orleans since the hurricane hit five days ago.
September 2, 2021, 3:09 PM
Millions in Louisiana still without power after Ida
September 2, 2021, 2:59 PM

New Jersey governor talks severe storm damage from Ida remnants

Gov. Phil Murphy gives an update after remnants of Hurricane Ida brought historic flooding to the tristate area.
September 2, 2021, 2:59 PM
New Jersey governor talks severe storm damage from Ida remnants