Biden issues warning on climate change after touring Ida damage

Biden issues warning on climate change after touring Ida damage

President Biden issued a warning about the need for action on climate change after touring damage from Hurricane Ida in New York and New Jersey. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes joined CBSN with more on that plus…

Biden visiting storm-ravaged communities in New York and New Jersey

Biden visiting storm-ravaged communities in New York and New Jersey

President Biden is visiting New Jersey and New York to tour communities devastated by Ida. Mr. Biden approved major disaster declarations for six New Jersey and five New York counties affected by the remnants of the hurricane. CBS News’ Bradley…

Ida recovery efforts hindered by high temperatures, power outages and road closures

Ida recovery efforts hindered by high temperatures, power outages and road closures

More than a million Louisiana residents are without electricity amid rising temperatures in the wake of Hurricane Ida. CBS News correspondent Mireya Villarreal reports from Houma where many residents are without access to clean water or shelter. Then, Senator Bill…

How COVID is creating a challenge during Hurricane Ida

How COVID is creating a challenge during Hurricane Ida

Hurricane Ida is challenging Louisiana hospitals as they’re already filled to capacity from a surge of COVID-19. Louisiana State University Associate professor Dr. Stephen Brierre joins CBSN’s Elaine Quijano to discuss the challenges he’s facing. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7…

22 barges break loose on Mississippi River due to Hurricane Ida

22 barges break loose on Mississippi River due to Hurricane Ida

Twenty-two barges broke loose from their mooring and are drifting on the Mississippi River, St. Bernard Parish officials confirmed Sunday. CBS affiliate WWL-TV has the latest. Read more here: https://cbsn.ws/38ki1Tr CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring…

Weather forecaster explains what's fueling Hurricane Ida after it made landfall

Weather forecaster explains what’s fueling Hurricane Ida after it made landfall

Ken Graham, director of the National Hurricane Center in Florida, joins CBSN’s Elaine Quijano to explain why Hurricane Ida hasn’t lost strength despite making landfall in Louisiana earlier in the day as a Category 4 storm packing maximum sustained winds…

FEMA administrator on Hurricane Ida: "The threat has not passed yet"

FEMA administrator on Hurricane Ida: “The threat has not passed yet”

Deanne Criswell, the Federal Emergency Management Agency administrator, joins CBSN’s Lana Zak to discuss how the U.S. government is responding to Hurricane Ida. She said that resources might be needed to facilitate evacuations and step in to help communities that…

Louisiana hospitals brace for aftermath of Hurricane Ida amid COVID-19 surge

Louisiana hospitals brace for aftermath of Hurricane Ida amid COVID-19 surge

Hurricane Ida made landfall in Louisiana as a Category 4 storm Sunday afternoon. Many hospitals in the area were unable to evacuate, and are instead riding out what’s being called an “extremely dangerous” storm. Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy joins CBSN’s…

Biden says Hurricane Ida "will be a life-threatening storm"

Biden says Hurricane Ida “will be a life-threatening storm”

President Biden visited FEMA headquarters in Washington, D.C., on Sunday as Hurricane Ida slammed Louisiana, and said federal resources will be available to help. “This will be a devastating, devastating hurricane — this will be a life-threatening storm,” Mr. Biden…