Water spilled over a Missouri dam, forcing road closures, while the Army Corps of Engineers gave the go-ahead to blow up a levee in another county.Full story
Long-sought money for a study of deepening the Charleston Harbor shipping channel could be included when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers releases its national work plan later this month. Full story
Dr. Ivor Van Heerden, director of the Center for the Study of Public Health Impacts of Hurricanes, talks with Rachel Maddow about the egineering projects in New Orleans designed to fight the forces of nature, including "Mr. Go" and a 350-mile long ring of levees surrounding the city.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO - MAY 03: A road passing under Interstate 55 is closed due to flooding on May 3, 2011 at Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Residents of Missouri, Illinois Tennessee and Arkansas are bracing for record flooding from the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers. The Army Corps of Engineers yesterday bl