This is AP News Minute.
President Obama goes to southern Louisiana on Tuesday to see the flooding aftermath in that region. The recent floods damaged more than 6,000 homes and killed at least 13 people.
The typhoon made landfall south of Tokyo on Tuesday. Storms forced air traffic controllers out of their tower and shut down one of Tokyo’s main airports for about an hour.
Several wildfires are burning around Spokane, Washington. Blazes have destroyed more than a dozen homes and forced evacuations.
Major wildfires are also burning along the central California coastline. One fire is threatening to destroy close to 2,000 structures. More than 2,000 people were told to evacuate.
Sandy Kozel, the Associated Press with AP News Minute.