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Memphis Floods

Obama Visits Memphis To Meet With Flood Victims

AP | By JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 07.16.2011 | Politics

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- President Barack Obama is offering support and comfort to Memphis area families affected by the Mississippi River's high water....

Mississippi River Floods Seen From Space

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.11.2011 | Green

The Mississippi River crested at nearly 48 feet on Tuesday in Memphis, Tennessee -- inches shy of the record set in 1937. As the massive surge of wat...

Mississippi River Crests At Nearly 48 Feet In Memphis

AP | By ADRIAN SAINZ and MATT SEDENSKY | Posted 07.10.2011 | Green

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- The Mississippi River crested in Memphis at nearly 48 feet on Tuesday, falling inches short of its all-time record but still so...

WATCH: Diane Sawyer Reports From Flood-Ravaged Memphis

Posted 07.09.2011 | Media

Diane Sawyer is in Memphis to cover the devastating floods that are threatening the Tennessee city. Sawyer will anchor Monday night's broadcast from ...

Residents Brace For Floods As Mississippi River Expected To Crest

AP/The Huffington Post | By ADRIAN SAINZ | Posted 07.09.2011 | Green

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Forecasters say the Mississippi River could crest late Monday at Memphis – hours sooner than previously predicted – but th...