Officials in Corpus Christi, Texas are investigating how toxic chemicals entered the city's water supply. Residents have been warned not to use their tap water.
Nearly half a million people in Texas are expected to need government help after heavy flooding in Houston caused by Hurricane Harvey. President Trump has said Washington is ready to support relief efforts.
Concerns about radiation and contamination are on the rise on the Korean Peninsula following the North Korean regime's nuclear tests. But claims made in this regard by North Korean refugees are hard to prove.
Waters are still rising in Texas as an unprecedented storm moves across the US state leaving thousands homeless. Damage from Hurricane Harvey may be as bad as Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
Barack Obama, Jimmy Carter, George H. W. Bush, Bill Clinton and George W. Bush have delivered a message of unity. The former presidents have called on their fellow citizens to help the victims of a series of hurricanes.
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