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The Latest: O'Rourke tours Oklahoma flood damage

 


LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on flooding in the U.S. (all times local):

3:30 p.m.

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke toured some flood damage in Oklahoma as the waters began to recede and storm-weary residents gutted waterlogged homes.

O'Rourke said Sunday that if he is elected, he will direct federal grants to invest in communities before natural disasters strike because they are expected to get worse as the global climate warms.

In the Tulsa suburb of Sand Springs, residential streets covered in silt deposited by floodwaters are lined with dumpsters full of soggy cou...



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