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Floodwaters Recede in Houston, but Rain Continues

Many parts of Texas are recovering from one of the worst natural disasters to hit the southwestern state. Heavy rains on Monday and early Tuesday caused rivers to swell in eastern and central Texas, washing away homes and killing at least 13 people. Floodwaters are receding slowly in Houston, the country's fourth-largest city, and there likely is to be more rain in the coming days. As the floodwaters slowly drain away, city workers are making efforts to clear out vehicles that were...

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