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The aftermath of Hurricane Irma in September 2017 leaves lots of destruction and damage.

Aftermath of Hurricane Laura Leaves People Deprived of Basic Necessities

Amy Simon, Sports Editor September 17, 2020

Hurricane Laura, a Category Four storm that hit the southeastern coast of the U.S. on Aug. 20, deprived many people of basic necessities. People came back to damaged homes and businesses, broken power...

A golden retriever in an animal shelter chases after a ball.

Austin Animal Shelters Step Up to Save Animals After Hurricane Laura

Amy Simon, Sports Editor September 9, 2020

After Hurricane Laura struck, many animal shelters have been overflowed with abandoned animals. Animal shelters such as The Humane Society of The United States, Austin Pets Alive!, The Society for the...

Houston streets were flooded in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Harvey formed quickly, which is becoming more and more common for storms in the superheated gulf.

Tropical Storm Laura Bumped To Category 4 Hurricane, Makes Landfall

Amy Simon, Sports Editor August 28, 2020

Hurricane Laura, once named Tropical Storm Laura, has shifted from a tropical storm to a Category 4 hurricane. Laura has sustained winds near 150 mph and is traveling northwest at 16 mph. The hurricane...

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