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Hurricane Isaac

4 Dogs Rescued From Hurricane Isaac Flooding

Posted 09.04.2012 | Green

From Vetstreet's Shayna Meliker: Rescuers saved a 70-year-old man and his four dogs from rising flood waters in Louisiana caused by Hurricane Isaac...

'Green News Report' - September 4, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.04.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport FACEBOOK: Green News Report The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S...

Hurricane Isaac Uncovers Mysterious Wreck

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.05.2012 | Green

A mysterious shipwreck, recently uncovered by Hurricane Isaac, has appeared on an Alabama beach six miles from Fort Morgan. Meyer Vacation Rentals...

The Climate Post: Hurricane Isaac Disrupts Energy Production, Stirs Old Wounds

Tim Profeta | Posted 11.04.2012 | Green
Tim Profeta

Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Kirk became the Atlantic's 11th named storm of 2012, a feat typically not reached until closer to the end of hurricane season in November.

Poor Mitt, Bad Timing

Edward Flattau | Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics
Edward Flattau

Poor Mitt Romney. During his nomination acceptance speech, he could have poked fun at Barack Obama's environmental policy by declaring the president won't let us cut down trees or allow farmers to pump water from an endangered minnow's habitat.

Rescuing Gulf Coast Animals Endangered by Hurricane Isaac

Ed Sayres | Posted 11.04.2012 | Impact
Ed Sayres

While the damage from Isaac has not approached that of Hurricane Katrina, for the families and their pets who have been displaced from their homes, the effect on them is just as monumental.

Monday Morning Coming Down: Southern Decadence in New Orleans

Karen Dalton-Beninato | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Karen Dalton-Beninato

After a week like this it's too early for a cocktail, but barely. Divas are getting dressed for their numbers. "What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Stronger" ends up being the most performed song of the day.

Obama Speaks After Touring Hurricane Isaac Damage On Gulf Coast

Reuters | Posted 09.03.2012 | Politics

* President sees damage from hurricane * Obama camp notes Ryan wanted disaster aid cuts * Oil operations coming back onl...

Hurricane Isaac Disaster Brings Obama, Mitt Romney To Gulf Coast

Posted 09.03.2012 | Politics

By CAIN BURDEAU, ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW ORLEANS — Mitt Romney wasted no time after accepting the GOP presidential nomination in heading to Louisian...

PHOTOS: Hurricane Isaac's Voiceless Victims

Posted 09.02.2012 | Green

As Gulf Coast residents begin to assess the damage that Hurricane Isaac wreaked on their homes, some volunteers have turned to help the animals that w...

WATCH: Melissa Harris-Perry Erupts At Guest

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 09.04.2012 | Media

Melissa Harris-Perry erupted at a guest on her show Saturday morning during a discussion on welfare. Harris-Perry launched a discussion based on a...

It's Not the Elephant in the Room at the RNC: It's the Hurricane

Brenda Peterson | Posted 11.01.2012 | Green
Brenda Peterson

More than the economy, more than who is president, more than who is at war with whom, the effects of global warming will be a major "decider" of our future. And yet, climate change plans were nowhere on the agenda at the RNC.

Five Travel Tips For Hurricane Season

Jeanenne Tornatore | Posted 11.01.2012 | Travel
Jeanenne Tornatore

Hurricane season is in full swing, with brewing storms that have the potential to threaten many vacation plans. If you're headed to a destination prone to tropical storms -- the Gulf Coast, Florida, Mexico and the Caribbean -- here's some advice that will make traveling during this volatile weather season a little less worrisome.

Mitt Romney To Flood Victim: 'Go Home And Call 211'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney launched the final leg of his quest for the White House by visiting storm-battered Louisiana on Friday. ...

Harry Reid: Mitt Romney Trip To Louisiana 'Height Of Hypocrisy'

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 08.31.2012 | Politics

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) criticized GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Friday for traveling to Louisiana to survey damage left ...

Down-Home Diner Lets Isaac Victims Pay What They Can

Posted 08.31.2012 | Impact

While Isaac continues to rage through the Gulf Coast, one New Orleans restaurant is pretty much business as usual. It’s serving up comfort food to c...

With Focus on New Orleans, Isaac's Devastation in South Florida Worse Than People Realize

Steven Kurlander | Posted 10.31.2012 | Miami
Steven Kurlander

I'm one of thousands of South Florida victims of a storm named Isaac that didn't qualify as a hurricane with a category number, but nevertheless qualified as a "5" in terms of the havoc and devastation its destructive rains left behind.

Florida Candidate Jokes About Hurricane Isaac, Asks For Campaign Cash

The Huffington Post | Patrick Svitek | Posted 08.31.2012 | Politics

A southern Florida chiropractor is reminding campaign backers that even Hurricane Isaac cannot derail his long-shot bid for the state's legislature. ...

How To Tweet During A Natural Disaster

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 09.04.2012 | Technology

Some might write off the blathering masses on Twitter, but those Internet luddites might change their tune during a storm. As we saw with Tropical Dep...

How Times-Picayune Covered Hurricane Isaac | Posted 10.31.2012 | Media

Some of the papers got delivered late, publisher Ricky Mathews said in a phone call Thursday afternoon, and the paper didn't transmit the image of its...

The Week to Week News Quiz for Friday, August 31, 2012

John Zipperer | Posted 10.31.2012 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

It was a stormy week in the worlds of politics and current affairs. Whether you were a New Orleans shop keeper or an Iowa bank employee, you got served with bad news. Take our quiz and see if you survived.

Forgotten Tribe on Grand Bayou LA Slammed by Isaac

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 10.31.2012 | Green
Georgianne Nienaber

Isaac is the latest blow to a community that is spiritually tied to the land -- a community where sense of self and sense of place are irrevocably bound.

Elise Foley

Romney Heads South To Survey Hurricane Damage | Elise Foley | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will make a previously unannounced trip to Louisiana on Friday to visit first responders and survey the da...

Dispatches From New Orleans as Isaac Departs (PHOTOS)

Karen Dalton-Beninato | Posted 08.30.2012 | Green
Karen Dalton-Beninato

Everyone in our French Quarter neighborhood today is talking about Plaquemines Parish. Hurricane Isaac breached their levees, among others outside the federal levee system, and we have nothing but empathy.

'Green News Report' - August 30, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 10.30.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport FACEBOOK: Green News Report The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S...