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Alabama is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States.
The Alamodome is a domed 65,000-seat, multi-purpose facility used as a football, basketball, baseball stadium and convention center.
American football (referred to as football in the United States and Canada, also known as gridiron elsewhere) is a sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
The American Meteorological Society (AMS) is a scientific society that promotes the development and dissemination of information and education on the atmospheric and related oceanic and hydrologic sciences and the advancement of their professional applications.
An amphibious assault ship (also referred to as a commando carrierIn historical use, commando carriers have not necessarily operated landing craft, e.g. British aircraft carrier conversions or an amphibious assault carrier) is a type of amphibious warfare ship employed to land and support ground forces on enemy territory by an amphibious assault.
Arkansas is a state located in the Southern region of the United States.
The Arleigh Burke class of guided missile destroyers (DDGs) is the United States Navy's first class of destroyer built around the Aegis Combat System and the SPY-1D multi-function Passive electronically scanned array radar.
Arlington is a city in the U.S. state of Texas, within the Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area and Tarrant County.
The Astrodome, also known as the Houston Astrodome, and officially named the NRG Astrodome, is the world's first multi-purpose, domed sports stadium, located in Houston, Texas, USA.
Metro Atlanta, designated by the United States Office of Management and Budget as the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area, is the most populous metro area in the US state of Georgia and the ninth-largest metropolitan statistical area (MSA) in the United States.
Bainbridge is a city in Decatur County, Georgia, United States.
Baton Rouge (French for "Red Stick", French: Bâton-Rouge) is the capital of the U.S. state of Louisiana and its second-largest city.
Battleship Parkway, commonly referred to locally and in the media as the "Causeway", is an elevated long causeway that carries US 90 and US 98 eastbound across Mobile Bay from the Bankhead Tunnel on Blakeley Island in Mobile, Alabama to Spanish Fort, Alabama.
Bay Saint Louis is a city that is the county seat of Hancock County, Mississippi.
Bayou La Batre is a town in Mobile County, Alabama, United States.
Major General Bennett C. Landreneau (retired) born October 4, 1947, was a Major General that served for fourteen years as the Adjutant General for the Louisiana National Guard.
Big Town Mall was a shopping mall located in the Dallas suburb of Mesquite, Texas.
Biloxi, officially the City of Biloxi, is a city in Harrison County, Mississippi.
Robert Renfroe "Bob" Riley (born October 3, 1944) is an American politician who was the 52nd Governor of Alabama from 2003 to 2011.
The Boeing CH-47 Chinook is an American twin-engine, tandem rotor heavy-lift helicopter.
Bogalusa is a small city in Washington Parish, Louisiana.
Bonham is a city in Fannin County, Texas, United States.
Brewton is a city in Escambia County, Alabama, United States.
Brockville, formerly Elizabethtown, is a city in Eastern Ontario, Canada in the Thousand Islands region.
Buffalo is a city in Western New York and the seat of Erie County, located on the eastern shores of Lake Erie at the head of the Niagara River.
Buras-Triumph is an unincorporated community in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana.
Carroll County is a county located in the State of Georgia.
CBS News is the news division of American television and radio network CBS.
Christian County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky.
Clermont Harbor is an unincorporated community on the western end of Hancock County on the Gulf Coast of Mississippi.
The Cable News Network (CNN) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the Turner Broadcasting System division of Time Warner.
The Cochrane–Africatown USA Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge carrying US 90/US 98 Truck across the Mobile River from the mainland to Blakeley Island in Mobile, Alabama.
Condoleezza "Condi" Rice (born November 14, 1954) is an American political scientist and diplomat.
Dallas is a major city in Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States.
The Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area, the official title designated by the United States Office of Management and Budget, encompasses 12 counties within the U.S. state of Texas.
Dauphin Island is a town in Mobile County, Alabama (U.S.), on a barrier island also named Dauphin Island (split by the Katrina Cut), at the Gulf of Mexico.
Decatur County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia.
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill (also referred to as the BP oil spill, the BP oil disaster, the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, and the Macondo blowout) began on 20 April 2010 in the Gulf of Mexico on the BP-owned Transocean-operated Macondo Prospect.
Dennison is a village in Tuscarawas County, Ohio, United States.
In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast maneuverable long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet, convoy or battle group and defend them against smaller powerful short-range attackers.
Hurricane Katrina's winds and storm surge reached the Mississippi coastline on the in the morning of August 29, 2005, 2005, beginning a two-day path of destruction through central Mississippi; by 10 a.m. CDT on August 29, 2005, the eye of Katrina began travelling up the entire state, only slowing from hurricane-force winds at Meridian near 7 p.m. and entering Tennessee as a tropical storm.
As the center of Hurricane Katrina passed southeast of New Orleans on August 29, 2005, winds downtown were in the Category 1 range with frequent intense gusts and tidal surge.
Electricity is the set of physical phenomena associated with the presence and flow of electric charge.
Empire is a census-designated place (CDP) in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, United States.
Ernest Lee "Ernie" Fletcher (born November 12, 1952) is an American physician and politician.
Escatawpa is a census-designated place (CDP) in Jackson County, Mississippi.
Florida is a state in the southeast United States, bordered to the west by the Gulf of Mexico, to the north by Alabama and Georgia, to the east by the Atlantic Ocean, and to the south by the Straits of Florida.
The Florida Panhandle, an informal, unofficial term for the northwestern part of Florida, is a strip of land roughly 200 miles long and 50 to 100 miles wide (320 km by 80 to 160 km), lying between Alabama on the north and the west, Georgia also on the north, and the Gulf of Mexico to the south.
Flotel, a portmanteau of the terms '''flo'''ating ho'''tel''', refers to the installation of living quarters on top of rafts or semi-submersible platforms.
Fort Worth is the 16th-largest city in the United States and the fifth-largest city in the state of Texas.
The Fujita scale (F-Scale), or Fujita–Pearson scale, is a scale for rating tornado intensity, based primarily on the damage tornadoes inflict on human-built structures and vegetation.
The George R. Brown Convention Center, opened on September 26, 1987, is located on the east side of Downtown Houston, Texas, United States.
Georgia is a state located in the southeastern United States.
A governor is, in most cases, a public official with the power to govern the executive branch of a non-sovereign or sub-national level of government, ranking under the head of state.
The Gulf of Mexico (Golfo de México) is an ocean basin largely surrounded by the North American continent.
Gulfport is the second largest city in Mississippi after the state capital Jackson.
Hall County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia.
Hancock County is the southernmost county of the U.S. state of Mississippi.
Harris County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas.
Harrisburg (Pennsylvania German: Harrisbarig) is the capital city of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania and the county seat of Dauphin County.
Harrison County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi.
Heard County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia.
Helen is a city in White County, Georgia, United States, along the Chattahoochee River.
Hinds County is a county located in the State of Mississippi.
The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a lentivirus (a subgroup of retrovirus) that causes HIV infection and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Hopkinsville is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Christian County, Kentucky, United States.
Houston is the most populous city in Texas and the American South, and the fourth most populous city in the United States.
The Houston Chronicle is the largest daily newspaper in Texas, United States, headquartered in the Houston Chronicle Building at 801 Texas Avenue, Houston.
Huron County is a county located in the U.S. state of Ohio.
Hurricane Camille was the third and strongest tropical cyclone and second hurricane during the 1969 Atlantic hurricane season.
Hurricane Dennis was an early-forming major hurricane in the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico during the very active 2005 Atlantic hurricane season.
Hurricane Ivan was a large, long-lived, Cape Verde-type hurricane that caused widespread damage in the Caribbean and United States.
Hurricane Katrina was the eleventh named storm and fifth hurricane of the 2005 Atlantic hurricane season.
Hurricane Rita was the fourth-most intense Atlantic hurricane ever recorded and the most intense tropical cyclone ever observed in the Gulf of Mexico.
Interstate 10 (I-10) is the southernmost transcontinental highway in the American Interstate Highway System.
Jackson County, is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi.
Jefferson Parish (French: Paroisse de Jefferson) is a parish in the U.S. state of Louisiana.
Kathleen Babineaux Blanco (born December 15, 1942) served from January 2004 to January 2008 as the 54th governor of the U.S. state of Louisiana.
Keesler Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base located in Biloxi, a city in Harrison County, Mississippi, United States.
Kentucky, officially the Commonwealth of Kentucky, is a state located in the east south-central region of the United States.
Labrador is the distinct northerly region of the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Lafourche Parish (Paroisse de la Fourche) is a parish located in the south of the U.S. state of Louisiana.
The Lake Pontchartrain Causeway, sometimes only the Causeway, is a causeway composed of two parallel bridges crossing Lake Pontchartrain in southern Louisiana, United States.
Leake County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi.
List of United States disasters by death toll is a list of notable disasters which occurred in the United States or involved U.S. citizens, in a definable incident.
Looting, also referred to as sacking, ransacking, plundering, despoiling, despoliation, and pillaging, is the indiscriminate taking of goods by force as part of a military or political victory, or during a catastrophe, such as war, natural disaster, or rioting.
Louisiana (or; État de Louisiane,; Louisiana Creole: Léta de la Lwizyàn) is a state located in the southern region of the United States.
The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) is a state agency of Louisiana, headquartered in Baton Rouge.
Louisiana State University (officially Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, often referred to as LSU) is a public coeducational university located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Lula is a city in Hall and Banks counties in the U.S. state of Georgia.
Madisonville is a town in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States.
The Magdalen Islands (Îles de la Madeleine) form a small archipelago in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence with a land area of.
Mandeville is a city in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States.
Marshall is a census-designated place (CDP) in northwestern Fauquier County, Virginia.
Memphis is a city in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Tennessee and the county seat of Shelby County.
The Mercedes-Benz Superdome (originally Louisiana Superdome and commonly The Superdome) is a domed sports and exhibition venue, located in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
Mesquite is a city and an eastern suburb of Dallas, Texas.
In modern usage, a missile is a self-propelled precision-guided munition system, as opposed to an unguided self-propelled munition, referred to as a rocket (although these too can also be guided).
Mississippi is a state located in the Southern United States.
The Mississippi River is the chief river of the largest drainage system on the North American continent.
The Mississippi River – Gulf Outlet Canal (abbreviated as MRGO or MR-GO) is a channel constructed by the United States Army Corps of Engineers at the direction of Congress in the mid-20th century that provided a shorter route between the Gulf of Mexico and New Orleans' inner harbor Industrial Canal via the Intracoastal Waterway.
Mobile Bay is an inlet of the Gulf of Mexico, lying within the state of Alabama in the United States.
The Mobile River is located in southern Alabama in the United States.
Mobile is the county seat of Mobile County, Alabama.
Monroeville is a village in Huron County, Ohio, United States.
The Monthly Weather Review is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the American Meteorological Society.
Morrow is a village in Salem Township, Warren County, Ohio, United States.
Moss Point is a city in Jackson County, Mississippi.
MSNBC is an American basic cable and satellite television network that provides news coverage and political opinion on current events.
Nashville is the capital of the U.S. state of Tennessee and the county seat of Davidson County.
The National Football League (NFL) is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference (NFC) and the American Football Conference (AFC).
The National Guard of the United States, part of the reserve components of the United States Armed Forces, is a reserve military force, composed of National Guard military members or units of each state and the territories of Guam, of the Virgin Islands, and of Puerto Rico, as well as of the District of Columbia, for a total of 54 separate organizations.
The National Hurricane Center (NHC), located at Florida International University in University Park, unincorporated Miami-Dade County, Florida, is the division of the United States' National Weather Service responsible for tracking and predicting weather systems within the tropics between the Prime Meridian and the 140th meridian west poleward to the 30th parallel north in the northeast Pacific ocean and the 31st parallel north in the northern Atlantic ocean.
A natural disaster is a major adverse event resulting from natural processes of the Earth; examples include floods, volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, tsunamis, and other geologic processes.
New Orleans (or; La Nouvelle-Orléans) is a major United States port and the largest city and metropolitan area in the state of Louisiana.
The New Orleans Saints are a professional American football team based in New Orleans, Louisiana.
New York is a state in the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.
Norfolk is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia, United States of America.
Northrop Grumman Corporation is an American global aerospace and defense technology company formed by Northrop's 1994 purchase of Grumman.
Ohio is a state in the Midwestern United States.
An oil platform, offshore platform, or (colloquially) oil rig is a large structure with facilities to drill wells, to extract and process oil and natural gas, or to temporarily store product until it can be brought to shore for refining and marketing.
Oklahoma (Cherokee: Asgaya gigageyi / ᎠᏍᎦᏯ ᎩᎦᎨᏱ; or translated ᎣᎦᎳᎰᎹ (òɡàlàhoma), Pawnee: Uukuhuúwa, Cayuga: Gahnawiyoˀgeh) is a state located in the South Central United States.
Ontario is one of the ten provinces of Canada, located in east-central Canada.
Pascagoula is a city in Jackson County, Mississippi.
Pass Christian, nicknamed The Pass, is a city in Harrison County, Mississippi, United States.
Pearlington is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hancock County, Mississippi, on U.S. Route 90, along the Pearl River, at the Louisiana state line.
Pensacola is the westernmost city in the Florida Panhandle and the county seat of Escambia County, Florida, United States.
Plaquemines Parish (Louisiana French: Paroisse des Plaquemines) is a parish located in the U.S. state of Louisiana.
Polk County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia.
Port Colborne (2011 population 18,424) is a city on Lake Erie, at the southern end of the Welland Canal, in the Niagara Region of southern Ontario, Canada.
Clarence Ray Nagin, Jr., also known as C. Ray Nagin (born June 11, 1956), is a management consultant who served as the 60th mayor of New Orleans, Louisiana from 2002 to 2010.
Reunion Arena was an indoor arena in the Reunion district of downtown Dallas, Texas.
James Richard "Rick" Perry (born March 4, 1950) is an American politician who served as the 47th Governor of Texas from December 2000 to January 2015.
Rochester is a city and the county seat of Monroe County, south of Lake Ontario in the state of New York, in the United States.
The Saffir–Simpson hurricane wind scale (SSHWS), formerly the Saffir–Simpson hurricane scale (SSHS), classifies hurricanesWestern Hemisphere tropical cyclones that exceed the intensities of tropical depressions and tropical stormsinto five categories distinguished by the intensities of their sustained winds.
The Saint Lawrence River (Fleuve Saint-Laurent; Tuscarora: Kahnawáʼkye; Mohawk: Kaniatarowanenneh, meaning "big waterway") is a large river in the middle latitudes of North America.
Salem Township is one of the eleven townships of Warren County, Ohio, United States, located in the central part of the county.
San Antonio (Spanish for "Saint Anthony"), officially the City of San Antonio, is the seventh most populated city in the United States of America and the second most populated city in the state of Texas, with a population of 1,409,019.
The Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk is a four-bladed, twin-engine, medium-lift utility helicopter manufactured by Sikorsky Aircraft.
Sissonville is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kanawha County, West Virginia, along the Pocatalico River.
Slidell is the largest city situated on the northeast shore of Lake Pontchartrain and St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States.
Southern Methodist University (SMU) is a private research university in Dallas.
The Sun Herald is a U.S. newspaper based in Biloxi, Mississippi, that serves readers along the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Terrebonne Parish (French: Paroisse Terrebonne) is a parish located in the southern part of the U.S. state of Louisiana.
Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second most populous and second largest state of the United States of America.
Tiger Stadium, popularly known as Death Valley, is an outdoor stadium located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Todd County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky.
A tornado is a violently rotating column of air that is in contact with both the surface of the earth and a cumulonimbus cloud or, in rare cases, the base of a cumulus cloud.
Trigg County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky.
Tuberculosis, MTB, or TB (short for tubercle bacillus), in the past also called phthisis, phthisis pulmonalis, or consumption, is a widespread, infectious disease caused by various strains of mycobacteria, usually Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
Tulane University is a private, nonsectarian research university located in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
Tulsa is the second-largest city in the state of Oklahoma and 47th-most populous city in the United States.
U.S. Route 90 is an east–west United States highway.
The United States Army (USA) is the largest branch of the United States Armed Forces and performs land-based military operations.
The United States Census Bureau (USCB; officially the Bureau of the Census, as defined in Title) is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System responsible for producing data about the American people and economy.
The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States.
USA Today is a national American daily middle-market newspaper published by the Gannett Company.
Walton County is a county located in the state of Florida.
Warren County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi.
Warren County is a county located in Ohio.
Washington Parish (French: Paroisse de Washington) is a parish located in the U.S. state of Louisiana.
Waveland is a city located in Hancock County, Mississippi, on the Gulf of Mexico.
WDSU, virtual channel 6 (UHF digital channel 43), is an NBC-affiliated television station located in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
White County is a county located in the northeast corner of the U.S. state of Georgia.
WTVY is the CBS-affiliated television station for the Wiregrass Region of Southeastern Alabama and the Florida Panhandle.
WUSA, channel 9, is a CBS-affiliated television station located in the American capital of Washington, D.C..
WWL-TV virtual channel 4 (UHF digital channel 36) is a CBS-affiliated television station located in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
The 17th Street Canal is a drainage canal in Greater New Orleans, Louisiana, that flows into Lake Pontchartrain.
The 2005 NFL season was the 86th regular season of the National Football League.
Damage to infrastructure by Hurricane Katrina, Effect of Hurricane Katrina on Alabama, Effect of Hurricane Katrina on Florida, Effect of Hurricane Katrina on Louisiana, Effect of Hurricane Katrina on the United States, Hurricane katrina effects by region, Non-Tropical Effects of Hurricane Katrina.