Louisiana

11 dead, 30,000 rescued in "historic" Louisiana flood

At least eleven people have died and more than 30,000 people have had to be rescued from "historic" flooding in the southern US state of Louisiana, Governor John Bel Edwards said Tuesday.

More than 7,000 rescued in southern US flooding

More than 7,000 people had to be rescued from flood waters in the southern US state of Louisiana, Governor John Bel Edwards said Sunday.

Historic flooding in southern US claims at least two lives

Flooding in the US southern state of Louisiana was described Saturday as a "truly historic event," and the governor warned residents to brace for more rain.