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Hurricane Katrina (2005)

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Top Hurricane Katrina (2005) Articles

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  • Sports Illustrated honors Timber Creek weightlifter as HS Athlete of Month

    Sports Illustrated honors Timber Creek weightlifter as HS Athlete of Month
    Timber Creek girls weightlifter Savannah Braud was honored Wednesday as the Sports Illustrated High School Athlete of the Month. Braud was presented with the award during a ceremony at her school, featuring SI managing editor Chris Stone, Olympic...
  • Bahia Emerald case may proceed despite Brazil's efforts, judge rules

    Bahia Emerald case may proceed despite Brazil's efforts, judge rules
    A Los Angeles Superior Court judge ruled Monday that a trial to determine ownership of the prized Bahia Emerald will continue in Los Angeles despite ongoing efforts by the government of Brazil to return the gem to its country of origin.  The 180,000-...
  • Legal concealed carry nothing to worry about

    Legal concealed carry nothing to worry about
    Parents worried about concealed firearms in schools, relax. Guns are simply tools. They have no will of their own. There was an attempt to scare the public when the Florida Concealed Carry law was first passed. According to extensive study by John R....
  • Hampton Roads firefighters train at Va. National Guard facility

    Hampton Roads firefighters train at Va. National Guard facility
    Members of the Virginia Task Force 2 Urban Search and Rescue team trained Tuesday at Camp Pendleton, the Virginia National Guard’s training center in Virginia Beach. The task force is a 221-person Department of Homeland and Federal Emergency...
  • Hampton Roads firefighters train for FEMA task force

    Hampton Roads firefighters train for FEMA task force
    Newport News firefighters John Castillo and Kevin Carroll inched up a 30-foot tower as the platform perched at the top began to sway. The "victim" at the top — a mannequin for the training exercise — swayed with it. Below, four more...
  • Senate approves gun-evacuation bill

    Senate approves gun-evacuation bill
    TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Senate passed a bill allowing gun owners without a concealed weapon permits to take their guns along during emergency evacuations. The bill (SB 290) passed Tuesday on a 29-10 vote, with only Democrats opposing it. It...
  • East High students focus on poverty, homelessness

    East High students focus on poverty, homelessness
    In mid-April about 120 East Aurora High School students will arrive at their school's football field with nothing but the items they can carry on their backs. There will be no food after 5 p.m. or electronics on the field, where they'll sleep overnight....
  • Theater: Tour of 'Jekyl & Hyde' arrives at State Theatre

    Theater: Tour of 'Jekyl & Hyde' arrives at State Theatre
    The classic gothic story of a man trapped between his good and evil sides arrives on the State Theatre stage March 25-26. The touring production of "Jekyll & Hyde," the four-time Tony-nominated Frank Wildhorn Broadway musical, brings the brilliant...
  • Orlando-to-New Orleans passenger rail line proposed in bipartisan bill

    Orlando-to-New Orleans passenger rail line proposed in bipartisan bill
    PANAMA CITY — Efforts to restore a passenger rail line between Orlando and New Orleans received a nod from Congress last week as representatives approved a bipartisan bill that would launch a study to explore the feasibility of the service....
  • Martin Schram: Anchor adrift, questions unasked

    Martin Schram: Anchor adrift, questions unasked
    NBC News is now focusing its investigative lens on its own temporarily dropped anchor, Brian Williams. For the next six months, at least, the $10 million a year superstar of 30 Rock will be on an unpaid suspension assignment somewhere in NBC's Elba. The...
  • As deaths rise on reality TV, film sets, many blame need to get 'dramatic footage'

    As deaths rise on reality TV, film sets, many blame need to get 'dramatic footage'
    Unscripted action adventure shows have become a staple of the entertainment industry, and the helicopter collision that claimed 10 lives this week on a set in Argentina underscored the risks in reality television. Nearly one-third of all fatalities on...