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Survivors of hurricane Katrina in Houston




Survivors of hurricane Katrina in Houston




Survivors of hurricane Katrina in Houston




Survivors of hurricane Katrna in Houston




Troops head for stranded New Orleans




Troops head for stranded New Orleans




Death toll of Hurricane Katrina could reach thousands




Katrina may have killed thousands



Latest News Hurricane Rita in Focus Int'l Aids Katrina Rocks US Relief Efforts 
US Secretary of Treasury John W. Snow attends an inquiry at the Capitol of Washington D.C. Oct. 6, 2005. Hurricanes Katrina and Rita caused a loss between 70 and 130 billion dollars in property damage, the US Congressional Budget Office released here on the day.
UPDATED 14:40, December 26, 2005
Hurricane Katrina Top Story of 2005: Media
The onslaught of Gulf Coast hurricanes, notably Katrina and the deadly flooding which devastated New Orleans, was overwhelmingly picked by U.S. editors and news directors as the top story of 2005 in The Associated Press' annual vote.
Thousands still missing after Hurricane Katrina: report
The whereabouts of 6,644 people, reported missing after Hurricane Katrina hit the US Gulf Coast in late August, have not been determined, raising the prospect that the death toll from the disaster could be higher than the 1,306 recorded so far in Louisiana and Mississippi, the USA Today newspaper reported Tuesday.
Two hurricanes cost US US$70 billion to US$130 billion: report
The physical economic losses of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita are estimated between 70 and 130 billion US dollars, according to a US Congressional report.
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  • Enlightenment offered by century hurricane Katrina (14:23, September 09)
  • Katrina may delay NASA's next launch of space shuttle (12:17, September 09)
  • Venezuela prepares 1 million barrels of gasoline for US hurricane-stricken areas (11:32, September 09)
  • US Congress grants new hurricane relief package (11:15, September 09)
  • US inventories of crude oil, gasoline plunge last week (09:43, September 09)
  • US designates remembrance day for hurricane victims (08:16, September 09)
  • Why hurricane comes "unexpectedly"? (16:16, September 08)
  • Central America to seek cheap oil in Venezuela amid rising world fuel prices (14:05, September 08)
  • Hillary Clinton rejects Bush-led Katrina probe  (12:58, September 08)
  • US Congress predicts lower economic growth after Katrina (10:03, September 08)
  • US oil production and refining capacity to return to normal by November (08:36, September 08)
  • US economy was growing before Katrina hit Gulf Coast (08:38, September 08)
  • Hurricane hit, more than ten Chinese citizens still unaccounted for (13:47, September 07)
  • Bush, Congress pledge investigations (13:03, September 07)
  • Caribbean countries seek reduction in oil prices from Venezuela (12:24, September 07)
  • Hurricane Katrina's impact on US economy should not be overestimated (11:17, September 07)
  • US army can handle both hurricane, Iraq: Rumsfeld  (09:35, September 07)
  • Bush vows to probe gov't response to hurricane (07:37, September 07)
  • Central America to seek cheap oil in Venezuela (10:53, September 06)
  • Central America on "maximum alert" due to energy crisis (10:50, September 06)
  • Poll shows Americans blame government for disaster unreadiness (08:48, September 06)
  • Bush to visit hurricane-ravaged Gulf coast as rescuers continue search for victims  (08:37, September 06)
  • More than 20,000 missing in New Orleans (17:44, September 05)
  • Hurricane death toll in thousands: US official  (16:08, September 05)
  • Stars and Stripes to fly at half-staff across US for hurricane victims (11:31, September 05)
  • Katrina may curb economic growth into 2006 (10:21, September 05)
  • Experts: Models predicted impact of storm disaster (11:25, September 05)
  • Katrina wreaks 'economic havoc' (11:31, September 05)
  • Survivors of hurrican Katrina in Houston  (12:44, September 04)
  • President Hu's US visit postponed due to Hurricane Katrina (09:21, September 04)
  • Hurricane victims pour into Houston of US (13:15, September 03)
  • Scientists forecast more US Atlantic hurricanes in upcoming months (09:42, September 03)
  • IEA to call for release of strategic reserves oil (10:30, September 03)
  • IEA warns of worldwide gasoline crisis (10:07, September 03)
  • Bush tours hurricane-ravaged areas under criticism (09:18, September 03)
  • Riot runs wild in hurricane-hit New Orleans  (15:11, September 02)
  • US gov't provides oil to Exxon Mobil from SPR (12:32, September 02)
  • Hornets need relocation for next season due to Hurricane (12:11, September 02)
  • Desperate effort to find flood survivors (09:29, September 02)
  • Swiss Re estimates Katrina's damage at US$20 billion (09:09, September 02)
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