New Orleans

Traditional New Orleans parades are part of the anniversary
Commemorations are taking place in the US city of New Orleans to mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.
Watch how the BBC covered Katrina 10 years ago
Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina damaged much of New Orleans after high winds, heavy rains and floods from levees. Here's some of how the BBC reported from the city.
Listen to Freedia's phonecall while trapped on the roof as the waters rose
Through deadly winds, rain and floods - the New Orleans radio station that fought to keep listeners alive during Hurricane Katrina.
Former US President George W. Bush talks with schoolchildren at Warren Easton Charter High School one day before the ten year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Louisiana, 28 August 2015.

Former US President George Bush returns to New Orleans 10 years on since Hurricane Katrina, a crisis his administration was criticised for over its slow response.

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New Orleans rises out of storm 10 years on
Former US President George Bush has returned to New Orleans 10 years after Hurricane Katrina, when his administration was criticised for its apparently slow response.
Barack Obama: "An American city dark and underwater - that was something that was supposed to never happen here, not in America"
In a speech in new Orleans to mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, US President Barack Obama describes the storm as a natural disaster that "became a man-made disaster".