Florida town plans to use eminent domain

RIVIERA BEACH, Fla., Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Officials of a poor, predominantly black Florida town plan to relocate about 6,000 residents to make room for a billion-dollar yachting and housing complex. The coastal community of Rivera Beach in Palm Beach County may use eminent domain, if necessary, t

Newly discovered planet also has a moon

KAMEULA, Hawaii, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- The planet discovered on the edge of the solar system in July by three astronomers, has been found to have a moon.

La. gov: Katrina-hit state needs jobs

WASHINGTON, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco told Congress Wednesday she came to Washington to talk about jobs -- not place blame over Hurricane Katrina failures.

Ex-FEMA chief: State caused Katrina mess

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- The ex-director of the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency says Louisiana's governor is responsible for bungling the Hurricane Katrina response.

FEMA promises strong Texas response

HOUSTON, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency, blistered by critics for its slow response to Hurricane Katrina, pledged quick help as Hurricane Rita neared Texas.

La. governor blasts Brown criticism

BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco has sharply disputed criticism of her state's post-Katrina response. Her target was former Federal Emergency Management Agency chief Michael Brown, who said Blanco and her staff were incapable of mounting an effective respon

More FEMA execs reported leaving

NEW YORK, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- More political appointees of the embattled Federal Emergency Management Agency are reported to be abandoning ship in Hurricane Katrina's wake.

Brown blames La. governor in Katrina chaos

NEW YORK, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Michael Brown, former head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, blames much of the post-Katrina chaos on Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco.

Bush names replacement for FEMA director

WASHINGTON, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- President Bush turned to an experienced emergency manager Monday to replace Michael Brown, who resigned as head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

Allen brings new focus to Katrina fight

WASHINGTON, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Michael Brown, once in charge of the fight to get federal relief efforts moving in the Gulf Coast, finds himself out of the battle this weekend. Coast Guard Vice Adm. Thad Allen is now leading the Federal Emergency Management Agency's role in the areas de

More space objects are discovered

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Three astronomers who in July discovered the solar system's "10th planet" this week announced finding two more objects far beyond the orbit of Pluto.

Editorial pleads for New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- A New Orleans Times-Picayune editorial urges the end of turf wars in Hurricane Katrina's wake so the task of rebuilding Louisiana can take priority.

Republicans set hearings on storm response

WASHINGTON, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- Republican leaders in the U.S. Congress have formed a House-Senate committee to investigation all levels of government actions regarding Hurricane Katrina.

Katrina victims to get $2K debit cards

WASHINGTON, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Survivors of Hurricane Katrina, many who fled New Orleans with only the clothes on their backs, will get $2,000 debit cards from the U.S. government.

FEMA's leaders' experience questioned

WASHINGTON, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency is led by officials with little experience in dealing with disaster situations, the Chicago Tribune reported Wednesday.
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FEMA director Michael Brown answers questions about the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina on New Orleans at a new conference in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on September 7, 2005. (UPI Photo/James Terry)

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