• Crosby, Miss., Mayor William Hall sits on the steps of his flooded house on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016.  (Ernest Herndon/The Enterprise-Journal via AP)

    Housing questions come in wake of Louisiana flooding

    DENHAM SPRINGS, La. (AP) — Keisha Taylor, a 37-year-old mother of four, has spent three nights in two different shelters since her family fled the flooding at their Baton Rouge apartment complex. She doesn’t know how much longer they will be sleeping on cots inside the downtown arena where hundreds sought shelter.

  • This undated file photo provided by the Milwaukee County Sheriff shows Sylville K. Smith. Smith, who was killed in Milwaukee on Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016, in a police shooting that sparked two nights of violence in Milwaukee, suffered from cognitive and mental health issues, and he carried a gun because he had been robbed and shot more than once in the past. Smith's grandfather says he had a lengthy criminal past, but was just trying to survive in the inner city. (Milwaukee County Sheriff via AP, File)

    Grandfather: Man killed by police was just trying to survive

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — The man killed in a police shooting that sparked two nights of violence in Milwaukee suffered from cognitive and mental health issues, and he carried a gun because he had been shot more than once in the past, his grandfather said.