Torrential Imelda rains kill 2, flood homes, snarl travel around Houston

A truck passes through a flooded street as storm Imelda hits Houston, Texas, U.S., September 19, 2019 in this screen grab obtained from social media video. @kingjames.daniel/via REUTERS

HOUSTON (Reuters) – Tropical Storm Imelda dumped torrential rains over the Houston-area, killing at least two people, while rescuers in boats pulled hundreds from flooded cars, the airport temporarily halted flights and tens of thousands of people lost power. Heavy rains had abated by Thursday evening, although flash flood watches remained in effect through Friday […]

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