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  • "Scalped" Graphic Novels
    'Scalped' in development for TV Series inspired by Leonard Peltier
    The WGN cable TV network is developing a new TV series based on the graphic novel called, “Scalped.” There were 60 novels written (2007-2012) by Jason Aaron & Illustrations by R.M. Guera. Doug Jung will executive produce &...
  • NASA: Hurricane Irene landfall with rainfall
    2012 Atlantic hurricane season forecasts. Hurricane Irene video
    Multiple forecasts or outlooks of the upcoming hurricane season have been presented for the Atlantic basin. This includes the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, and Gulf of Mexico. Climatology points to an average of about 10 storms that normally get...
  • Remnants of Lee has casued major flooding across Pennsylvania
    Severe flooding forces 100,000 to evacuate in Pennsylvania; at least 3 dead
    Heavy rains from the remnants of Lee over Pennsylvania have caused flooding that has killed at least three people and partially collapsed a bridge while forcing more than 100,000 people from their homes.The heavy rains from Lee come nearly a week...
  • Apples ready for harvest
    Apple Harvest Kick-Off
    Rhode Island Governor Chafee proclaimed September as RI Apple Harvest Month. The RI Fruit Growers Association and the RI Department of Environmental Management (DEM) Division of Agriculture hosted the first annual Apple Harvest Kick-Off Day on...
  • Satellite image of the newly formed Tropical Depression #14
    Tropical Depression #14 forms; could impact Puerto Rico as a hurricane by Sunday
    All eyes have mainly been on the tropics recently and for good reason.Following Irene's devastation across the Caribbeans, the Bahamas, the East Coast of the United States, and across northeastern Canada, Hurricane Katia and Tropical Storm Lee...
  • Hurricane Irene
    Hurricane Irene: Complete Video Released
    After a week of sorting through a couple hours of video, I have published the new YouTube version of my Hurricane Irene chase video from the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Visit my YouTube channel at http://www.youtube.com/user/pontiac51for...
  • Tornado Flips and Mangles Truck
    Tornado Danger: Hurricane Irene Aftermath
    Heading out from chasing Hurricane Irene on the North Carolina Atlantic Coast, my chase partner and I ran into the path of tornado damage right along the highway. And what was supposed to be our quick exit and drive back to Miami, turned out to...
  • Flooding from Irene
    Digging out from Irene
    While Irene did not live down to the terrors that all the media seemed determined to will into existence, she did wreak an awful lot of destruction throughout the metropolitan area. While New York City remained relatively unscathed (enough so that...
  • Homes Reduced to Rubble
    Chasing Hurricane Irene - North Carolina Outer Banks - Video of the Hunt
    I've chased a number of hurricanes over the years, so Irene was not my first, but it was my first on the North Carolina Outer Banks. They are known as the OBX for short. It was about a 1000 mile drive from Miami to Kitty Hawk, where we set up...
  • Flint
    No charges against owners who abandoned dog outdoors during Hurricane Irene
    During Hurricane Irene, not only did everyone have concern for their own safety and the safety of their family and friends, but the Internet was also focusing on one dog, a male Labrador-Husky mix that was dubbed "Irene," but is actually...
  • Hurricane Irene
    Hurricane Irene and my last drink
    In Columbia South Carolina, we tend to take things in a serious manner. What is meant by that is we waste few words here. When we say something, we mean it literally. If we are not very serious about something, we typically just keep our mouths...
  • Irene: 46 dead, millions without power still, like someone 'set a bomb off'
    Irene: 46 dead, millions without power still, like someone 'set a bomb off'
    Irene: 46 dead, millions without power still, like someone 'set a bomb off'MONTPELIER, Vermont– San Francisco residents are learning in top news today that Irene, once a hurricane and then a tropical storm, lead to the deaths of 46...
  • Record flooding along the Raritan River in Manville, NJ
    Summary of Irene, the first hurricane to make landfall in New Jersey since 1903
    After making an initial landfall in North Carolina on Saturday morning as a Category 1 hurricane, Irene maintained minimal hurricane strength as the center made a second landfall at Little Egg Inlet near Atlantic City, NJ on Sunday morning. Though...
  • flooding in Vermont
    Jim Cantore forgoes sleep to cover Irene and flooding in Vermont
    Jim Cantore from The Weather Channel has been operating at full speed since last Thursday to report on Hurricane Irene, its ensuing aftermath, and recovery efforts. The Weather Channel’s seasoned meteorologist is so passionate about keeping...
  • Downed Power Lines
    Storm Struck
    Many of us in Worcester had an interesting weekend. Irene visited us. The scene thereafter was far from irenic. Many lost power and water. Some lost homes in the path of this hurricane-turned-storm. A few even lost their lives under the...