Hurricane Harvey Help: Why Congress Will Struggle to Aid Texas Storm Victims - Newsweek

When Congress finally returns from its month-long recess next week, it will be under huge pressure to come up with money to aid the Gulf Coast's recovery from Hurricane Harvey but, as with everything in the House and Senate this year, politics and a ...

President Trump Will Pledge $1 Million in Personal Funds to Harvey Relief, White House Says - The Weather Channel

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, a slew of celebrities and groups have pledged millions of dollars in aid, using their power to positively impact the response to the deadly storm. Many of those celebrities also challenged friends and other powerful ...

UPS resumes operations in some parts of storm-battered Texas - Reuters

(Reuters) - United Parcel Service Inc said on Thursday it has resumed operations in Austin and some parts of Corpus Christi, Texas, that were halted due to Hurricane Harvey, though they were still closed in the Houston area. The Atlanta-based company ...

The Latest: Texas governor calls day of prayer over Harvey - Washington Post

HOUSTON — The Latest on Tropical Depression Harvey (all times local):. 1:20 p.m.. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has declared Sunday a day of prayer for his waterlogged state. The Republican governor and Vice President Mike Pence visited a church in the city ...