hurricane irene

New Yorkers Unimpressed with Hurricane, But Damage Remains
By the time Irene reached New York City this weekend, it had been downgraded to a tropical storm. Don't tell that to residents, however, especially the 370,000 who were evacuated from their homes. Even though Irene didn't live up to its doomsday hype, transit and travel to and from the city were aff…
Aftermath of Hurricane Irene [PHOTOS]
Now that Irene has come and gone we are starting to see the images of her wake. Heavy damage has been reported all up and down the east coast from North Carolina to Maine. More than 20 deaths have now been attributed to Irene and damage estimates are expected to be in the billions of dollars.