T.S. Kirk Continues Weakening, Speeds Toward N. Atlantic

Kirk weakened to a tropical storm Saturday morning, as it accelerates to the northeast over the northern Atlantic Ocean.


Hurricane Kirk, August 30, 2012 11pm

Kirk Packing 100 MPH Winds, Now A Cat. 2 Hurricane

Kirk has become the fifth hurricane of the 2012 season but remains in the eastern Atlantic Ocean and is poses no threat to land.



Isaac Now A Tropical Depression, But Heavy Rain Persists

Tropical Storm Isaac continued to weaken as it inched its way over central Louisiana, soaking the northern Gulf Coast with heavy rain.


Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Florida Atty. Gen. Bondi Blasts Obama For Healthcare Reform

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi lambasted the Obama administration for imposing restrictions on the American people during her speech at the Republican National Convention.


A car sits submerged in the flood waters of Hurricane Isaac in the River Forest subdivision on August 29, 2012 in LaPlace, Louisiana. The large Level 1 hurricane slowly moved across southeast Louisiana, dumping huge amounts of rain and knocking out power to Louisianans in scattered parts of the state. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Baton Rouge Braces For Isaac As It Trudges North

Tropical Storm Isaac just won’t leave. The storm is moving at a slow six miles-per-hour and every second that it sits over southern Louisiana is another second of rain and high winds that the area just doesn’t need.


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Louisiana Officials May Breach Parish Levee To Relieve Pressure

After hours and hours of being pounded rain from Hurricane Isaac, Louisiana officials are considering intentionally breaching a levee in a flooded area.


Tropical Storm Kirk, August 29, 2012 11pm

Tropical Storm Kirk Gains Strength, Still Poses No Threat To Land

Tropical Storm Kirk strengthened some while swirling away in the eastern Atlantic Ocean, but continues to pose no threat to land.


Tropical Storm Isaac, August 29, 2012 11pm

T.S. Isaac Blitzes Louisiana With Flooding Rains

After pounding coastal Louisiana and southern Mississippi for hours with torrential rain and gusty wind, slow moving Isaac has lost some of its oomph and has been downgraded to a tropical storm.


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Republicans Use President’s Words To “Build” A Case Against Him

The Republican party is trying to capitalize on a single line of a lengthy speech President Barack Obama made in Roanoke, Virginia to rally the faithful and those on the fence.


Fla. Gov. Rick Scott talks to CBS4's Gio Benitez in Tampa about the RNC and Tropical Storm Isaac on Sunday, August 26, 2012. (Source: CBS4)

Gov. Scott To Make Key West Stop Wednesday

Florida Governor Rick Scott hastily added a trip to Key West to his schedule Wednesday, hoping to draw attention to the fact that the city wasn’t heavily damaged by Tropical Storm Isaac.