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Gulf Coast residents are preparing for Tropical Storm Karen. (Mark Wallheiser/Getty Images)

Gulf Coast Braces For Tropical Storm Karen

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tropical Storm Karen was poised to become the first named storm to hit the U.S. during what had been a relatively quiet hurricane season. Karen was forecast to lash the northern Gulf […]


States like Louisiana and Texas are preparing emergency safety measures for the impending weather from Tropical Storm Isaac. (credit: Getty Images)

Texas Emergency Officials Prep For Isaac

Federal emergency officials in Texas have begun staging supplies in Louisiana in preparation for Tropical Storm Isaac.