D.C. Couple Moves to New Orleans to Build Homes for Over 900 Families Still Affected by Hurricane Katrina: 'We Couldn't Leave These People Behind'

Meet the Loneliest Woman in New Orleans: 'It's a Ghost Town Around Here'

Shawn McNeil looks at her life in two parts: Before Katrina and after Katrina.

When Hurricane Katrina hit 10 years ago in August 2005, almost everything in her life washed away.

“This area is the most depressing place in the world,” McNeil tells PEOPLE of her native home in the Press Park area of New Orleans. “It’s just so sad.”

The 48-year-old grew up in Gordon Plaza, part of a subdivision developed by the city in 1981 on top of the Agriculture Street landfill.

Train Attack Suspect ID'd as 26-Year-Old Moroccan Citizen; Being Investigated for Radical Ties: Reports

The man suspected of attacking a crowded high-speed train bound for Paris Friday has been identified as Ayoub El Khazzani, officials told NBC News.

El Khazzani, 26, is a Moroccan citizen, Belgium’s chief prosecutor told NBC News. The prosecutor said the question now is: Was he working alone or with accomplices, as part of a broader network?

'Wrong Place, Right People': U.S. Servicemen, Passengers Speak Out after Foiling Possible Terror Attack on European Train

The three Americans at the center of a successful effort Friday to thwart a gunman’s possible terrorist attack on a Paris-bound train got one more in a long line of thanks you this afternoon – this one from President Barack Obama.

Annie Lennox Joins Family and Friends to Say Goodbye to Her Daughter Tali s Boyfriend, Ian Jones

Family and friends gathered Saturday to mourn and honor Ian Jones after he drowned one week earlier while kayaking with girlfriend Tali Lennox-Fruchtmann in the Hudson River in New York.

Indonesian Plane Carrying 54 Goes Missing, Possibly Crashed Near Destination: Reports

An Indonesian plane and the 54 people on-board went missing Sunday afternoon, shortly before it was scheduled to land, CNN reports.

Officials are working to confirm witness accounts that it has crashed, according to The Guardian.

3 Adults and 5 Children Found Dead Following Standoff at Houston Home

A 49-year-old man is in custody after a standoff with sheriff’s deputies at a Houston-area home Saturday night, and the discovery of eight dead bodies (three adults, five children) in the residence, officials told

Annie Lennox's Daughter's Kayak Capsizes in the Hudson River, Boyfriend Still Missing

The search continues for the boyfriend of Tali Lennox-Fruchtmann, daughter of musician Annie Lennox, after the kayak they were in capsized Saturday morning outside Poughkeepsie, New York, officials tell PEOPLE.

Lennox-Fruchtmann, 22, and Ian Jones, 32, were kayaking in the Hudson River near the Staatsburgh State Historic Site when they capsized at about 9:30 a.m., Dutchess County Sheriff’s Captain John Watterson says.

5-Year-Old Girl Credited with Saving Mom and Baby Brother After Their Car Drives Off the Road

A little girl’s quick thinking apparently saved the lives of her mother and brother after the mom said she nodded off at the wheel and drove their car down an embankment, causing serious injuries to both herself and her infant son, the CBC reports.

Person of Interest in Custody After Fatal Shooting of Memphis Police Officer

Memphis police say they have a person of interest in custody in connection with the