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PHOTOS: These then-and-now images show Hurricane Katrina's devastation
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# Ten Years Later

PHOTOS: These then-and-now images show Hurricane Katrina's devastation

Aug 31st 2015, 6:05 AM 24,324 Views 4 Comments

It all happened 10 years ago, this week.

Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans 10 years ago, today: Here's how it happened
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# Katrina10

Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans 10 years ago, today: Here's how it happened

Aug 29th 2015, 10:50 PM 18,214 Views 5 Comments

Retrace every step of the Storm of the Century.

Hurricane Katrina disaster recovery expert to talk to Irish fire officers
# 999
# 999

Hurricane Katrina disaster recovery expert to talk to Irish fire officers

May 7th 2014, 7:20 AM 4,560 Views 5 Comments

The AGM for Ireland’s Chief Fire Officers will discuss the latest technology, staffing, and responding to 999 calls.

Groupon is offering Irish users the chance to meet Brad Pitt for €18k
# Pitt Stop
From The Daily Edge
# Pitt Stop

Groupon is offering Irish users the chance to meet Brad Pitt for €18k

Apr 22nd 2014, 11:01 AM 2,980 Views 0 Comments

Forget your €10 iPhone speakers. This is extreme Groupon-ing.

Isaac downgraded to tropical storm as curfew remains
# Isaac
# Isaac

Isaac downgraded to tropical storm as curfew remains

Aug 29th 2012, 9:10 PM 6,669 Views 13 Comments

A curfew has been ordered in New Orleans as tropical storm Isaac continues.

Isaac makes second landfall as New Orleans faces 80mph winds
# Hurricane Isaac
# Hurricane Isaac

Isaac makes second landfall as New Orleans faces 80mph winds

Aug 29th 2012, 9:55 AM 4,432 Views 5 Comments

Hurricane Isaac came shore at 12:45am Irish time – and again this morning – on the seventh anniversary of Katrina.

Hurricane Isaac strengthens while approaching US coast
# Isaac
# Isaac

Hurricane Isaac strengthens while approaching US coast

Aug 28th 2012, 8:53 PM 6,564 Views 4 Comments

President Obama has called on residents in the storm’s projected path to heed the warnings, saying: “Now’s not the time to tempt fate.”

Police officers convicted of shooting unarmed people post-Katrina
# New Orleans
# New Orleans

Police officers convicted of shooting unarmed people post-Katrina

Aug 5th 2011, 6:35 PM 3,406 Views 9 Comments

The shootings, in which two people were killed, happened days after Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans. The police were accused of covering up the incident.

Five cops on trial over killings after Hurricane Katrina
# Katrina
# Katrina

Five cops on trial over killings after Hurricane Katrina

Jun 28th 2011, 8:55 AM 655 Views 0 Comments

The New Orleans police officers shot two people dead in the flooded city, then tried to cover up their actions, a court was told yesterday.

Obama laments “man-made catastrophe” of Hurricane Katrina
# Hurricane Katrina
# Hurricane Katrina

Obama laments “man-made catastrophe” of Hurricane Katrina

Aug 30th 2010, 9:36 AM 311 Views 0 Comments

President tells New Orleans that the legacy of Katrina must be one “of action” but stops short of admonishing BP.

Cops allowed to shoot post-Katrina looters, says report
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# Katrina

Cops allowed to shoot post-Katrina looters, says report

Aug 25th 2010, 3:28 PM 336 Views 0 Comments

Joint investigative project says police were allowed to shot thieves in the days after Hurricane Katrina.

Brad Pitt says he backs death penalty for BP execs
# BP Oil Spill
From The Daily Edge
# BP Oil Spill

Brad Pitt says he backs death penalty for BP execs

Aug 23rd 2010, 4:49 PM 331 Views 0 Comments

The actor says he’s never supported capital punishment – but would make an exception for the oil executives.