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Puerto Rico: urgently needed tarps delayed by failed $30m Fema contract

Fema paid a newly created Florida company for tarps to help the thousands of people left homeless after Hurricane Maria, but the company couldnt deliverAfter Hurricane Maria damaged tens of thousands of homes in Puerto Rico, a newly created Florida company with an unproven record won more than $30m in

Trump to visit Houston as storm death toll rises under ‘historic’ flooding

Up to 50in of rainfall expected as storm pours on to a city poorly prepared for inundation, prompting recommendation that residents should take to rooftopsDonald Trump will visit Texas on Tuesday, the White House said as tropical storm Harvey brought intense rainfall that threatened historic flooding in Houston, freeways turning