NPR national news http://www.kplu.org en Floods, Power Outages In Isaac's Wake http://www.kplu.org/post/hurricane-isaac-pummels-louisiana-coast <strong><strong><strong><strong><strong><strong><strong><strong>The Latest at 10:20 p.m. ET. More Than 650,000 Power Outages In La.</strong></strong></strong></strong></strong></strong></strong></strong><p>That tidbit emerged in a letter from gov. Bobby Jindal to President Obama in which he requested expedited major disaster declaration for the state as a result of damage caused by Isaac.<p>Here's more from the letter:<p><blockquote><p>"Search and rescue missions are underway in multiple coastal parishes while, in other parishes, conditions are still too hazardous to commence rescue efforts. Wed, 29 Aug 2012 13:42:48 +0000 Scott Neuman 6128 at http://www.kplu.org Floods, Power Outages In Isaac's Wake