Hurricane Harvey wreaking havoc on Texas:

• At least five deaths and more than a dozen injuries were reported by Sunday in the aftermath of Harvey, the hurricane that tore across the Gulf Coast of Texas over the weekend.

• The powerful system, now a tropical storm, pounded the region with torrential rains that were expected to continue for days, causing catastrophic flooding, according to the National Hurricane Center.

• The public hospital for Harris County, which includes Houston, began evacuating patients after flooding disrupted its power supply.”