• In this July 23, 2015 photo, Efrem Garza stands before his new home built on the lot of his previous house that was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina and holds a photograph taken by a friend of the remains of that house on South Seashore Avenue in Long Beach, Miss. Before the storm Garza was surrounded by houses and trees, now 10 years later, there are only two houses on that land, as few of the residents returned and rebuilt. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

    On Mississippi’s shore, what Katrina erased not yet replaced

    LONG BEACH, Miss. (AP) — Between Mississippi’s seashore and the railroad tracks a little ways inland, where Hurricane Katrina all but erased a neighborhood 10 years ago, Efrem Garza and a handful of other homeowners are still resettling a frontier.

  • Associated Press New Orleans reporter Kevin McGill, who both reported on and lived through Hurricane Katrina nearly ten years ago, poses outside the Live Oak Cafe in New Orleans, Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

    After the storm, a hunger for tradition

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — I’m normally not much of a meal planner but I know what I’m going to have for lunch one week from Monday.

  • New Orleans Saints wide receiver Brandin Cooks (10) pulls in a touchdown reception in front of New England Patriots strong safety Duron Harmon (30) in the first half of a preseason NFL football game in New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Bill Feig)

    Saints’ Cooks dominates early, Patriots rally for 26-24 win

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Saints receiver Brandin Cooks looks ready to fulfill the promise he showed as a rookie last season before smashing his hand on a helmet.