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Tropical Storm Isaac

A worker attaches plywood to the window of his shop ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans. (credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Isaac, Now A Hurricane, Makes Landfall In Southeast Louisiana

More than 20 volunteers from New York City, Long Island, and the Lower Hudson Valley were deployed Monday morning to work on shelter management, mental health support, health services support and logistics.

08/28/2012

Chris Christie (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Christie On Keynote Address At RNC: ‘I’m On Lockdown, Baby’

With Isaac moving away from Tampa, the Republican National Convention is finally in full swing. Taking center stage on Tuesday night will be New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.

08/28/2012

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (C) walks the floor before the start of the abbreviated first day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

‘Hurricane’ Christie Arrives, Rallies Delegates Ahead Of RNC Keynote Address

As of 5 p.m. on Monday, presumptive Republican candidate Mitt Romney still had not arrived in Tampa so the biggest GOP star in attendance at the time seemed to be N.J. Gov. Chris Christie.

08/27/2012

In this handout satellite image provided by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Tropical Storm Isaac moves toward the Florida coast on August 26, 2012 in the Atlantic Ocean. (Photo by NOAA via Getty Images)

North Shore Animal League Headed To Miss. To Help Evacuate Pets Ahead Of Tropical Storm Isaac

The potential for a landfall as a Category 1 hurricane as soon as Tuesday has prompted evacuations along a wide area of the Gulf Coast.

08/27/2012

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Gulf Coast Residents Prepare For The Worst As Isaac Approaches

Tropical Storm Isaac barely stirred Florida Keys residents from their fabled nonchalance Sunday, while the Gulf Coast braced for the possibility that the sprawling storm will strengthen into a dangerous hurricane by the time it makes landfall there.

08/26/2012