UPDATE: NYC orders mandatory evactuations as Irene nears Outer Banks

National Hurricane Center stats 5pm EDT, Aug 26, 2011: Location: Latitude 31.7 north... Longitude 77.4 west (see map) Direction: north at 14mph Maximum sustained »

A rough week for the East Coast: Tracking Hurricane Irene

A rare 5.8 magnitude earthquake that rattled the east coast today will soon be a distant memory as our focus turns to the probable landfall »