User: irge304 Topic: Extreme Weather
Category: Hurricanes
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Storm Warnings Issued for Texas, La. 12.9.2007 SFGate: Top Stories
A tropical storm warning was issued Wednesday for parts of the Texas and Louisiana coasts as a tropical depression intensified in the Gulf of Mexico. Rain was already falling in the two states, and forecasters warned it could cause flooding. At 11 a.m.... ...
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National Briefing | South: Louisiana: No Charges in Nursing Home Deaths 12.9.2007 NY Times: National
Days after a jury acquitted two nursing-home owners in patient deaths linked to Hurricane Katrina, a prosecutor said no charges would be filed in a similar case involving a nursing home run by an order of Roman Catholic nuns.
Farmers suffer pain of drought's grip on 10 states 11.9.2007 Financial Times US
June Weber is a Hurricane Katrina survivor who re-located to the small mountain town of Monteagle, Tennessee. Two years later her adopted home has been hit by drought,...
Weakened Gabrielle Returns to Atlantic 10.9.2007 SFGate: Top Stories
Gabrielle, struggling to stay organized as it pulled away from the North Carolina coast, weakened from a tropical storm to a tropical depression early Monday, the National Hurricane Center said. The storm lost many of its rainmaking clouds over land,... ...
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Tropical Storm Relatively Light as It Hits N.C. 10.9.2007 Washington Post: Nation
HATTERAS, N.C., Sept. 9 -- Tropical Storm Gabrielle made landfall Sunday on North Carolina's Outer Banks, packing 50 mph winds and rain, but it wasn't enough of a threat to scare vacationers from the shore and surfers from the beach.
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Gabrielle Makes Landfall in N.C. 10.9.2007 Washington Post
Tropical storm comes ashore at Outer Banks coastal region; rain, possible flooding is forecast.
Storm aims for North Carolina 9.9.2007 Star Tribune: Nation
Tropical Storm Gabrielle nears North Carolina 9.9.2007 Reuters Global Coverage
MIAMI (Reuters) - Tropical Storm Gabrielle strengthened slightly as it neared the North Carolina coast on Sunday but it was not expected to reach hurricane strength as it passed over the Outer Banks and curved back out into the Atlantic, U.S. forecasters ...
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Storm Heads to Carolinas, Prompting Warnings 9.9.2007 NY Times: National
Subtropical Storm Gabrielle moved toward the East Coast, where a tropical storm warning was in effect for the coast of North Carolina on Saturday.
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Felix survivors describe drama at sea 9.9.2007 MSNBC

Smals Wilfred, a Miskito Indian fisherman from the Miskito Cays, is carried from a Nicaraguan Navy ship in Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua, Saturday, Sept. 8, 2007. Wilfred was rescued off the coast of Honduras after Category-5 Hurricane Felix hit the area. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)Nicaraguan villagers and lobstermen caught in Hurricane Felix’s grip describe how they survived days in the violent, debris-strewn sea, even being blown into a neighboring country.

Survivors describe being caught at sea during Category-5 Felix 9.9.2007 Star Tribune: World
Nursing Home Owners Acquitted in Katrina Deaths 8.9.2007 Washington Post: Nation
ST. FRANCISVILLE, La., Sept. 7 -- The day before Hurricane Katrina made landfall, Sal and Mabel Mangano waffled, then decided against evacuating the mom-and-pop nursing home they owned.
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Tropical storm warning posted for North Carolina 8.9.2007 Star Tribune: Nation
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Tropical Storm Gabrielle forms off U.S. coast 8.9.2007 Reuters Global Coverage
MIAMI (Reuters) - Tropical Storm Gabrielle formed on Friday off the U.S. mid-Atlantic Coast with top sustained winds of 45 mph (72 kph), the U.S. National Hurricane Center ...
Katrina nursing home owners acquitted in patients' deaths 8.9.2007 Star Tribune: Nation
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Extract: The Shock Doctrine by Naomi Klein 8.9.2007 The Guardian -- World Latest
In our first extract from Naomi Klein's new book, she reveals the business of exploiting disaster.
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Hurricane death toll hits 130 on Nicaragua coast 8.9.2007 Reuters Global Coverage
PUERTO CABEZAS, Nicaragua (Reuters) - The number of people killed when Hurricane Felix tore into the border area of Nicaragua and Honduras this week has jumped to at least 130, a Nicaraguan rescue official said on ...
Hot, Humid Weather Expected Today, Tomorrow 8.9.2007 Washington Post: Nation
Just because it's September, on autumn's cusp, don't expect cool, crisp air for the Washington area -- not just yet, at least. Today and tomorrow, it's still going to be hot, humid and summerlike.
2 recent storms show forests help blunt hurricanes' force 7.9.2007 International Herald Tribune: Americas
Authorities are crediting heavily forested areas along the Caribbean coast with sapping the energy of Hurricane Felix when it made landfall earlier this week.
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Death toll from Hurricane Felix approaches 100 7.9.2007 International Herald Tribune: Americas
Residents of Puerto Cabezas said they had little warning of the rapid approach of Felix and that when the hurricane hit most of the men were out to sea fishing. The women and children left behind climbed into the few remaining boats, which quickly sank because they were overloaded.
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