People watch the rough surf off the Montauk lighthouse on September 3, 2010 in Montauk, New York. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Earl Preps May Hit LIPA Customers’ Wallets

The Long Island Power Authority was more than ready when Hurricane Earl breezed past Long Island last week. However, the utility’s customers might have to pick up the tab.



NY Lifeguard Called ‘Angel’ After Saving Swimmer

After navigating through menacing tides stirred up by the approach of Hurricane Earl, she reached the swimmer, 58-year-old Mike Gimpel.


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Amtrak Restores Service After Earl Passes

Holiday weekend travel was back to normal Saturday.


Lots of people turned out on the Jersey Shore to watch Tropical Storm Earl. (credit: CBS 2)

Storm Watchers Disappointed In Earl

Hours after Earl spared the Jersey Shore by straying from it, as CBS 2’s Sean Hennessey reports, those hoping to take in Mother Nature’s show walked away disappointed.


Tropical Storm Earl packed a much weaker punch than expected (credit: CBS 2)

Earl’s Gone, But Swimming Dangers Remain

Earl rumbled past the eastern tip of Long Island, leaving little more than a rainstorm in its wake.


Jersey Shore (credit: CBS 2)

Earl Huffs And Puffs, But Spares Jersey Shore Residents

Residents in the Garden State were breathing a little easier Friday night hours after Earl spared the Jersey Shore by straying from it.