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EMEPA Prepares for Gustav

Updated: 08/30/2008 - EMEPA said it activated its emergency work plan earlier this week and secured additional line crews, should its system be damaged.

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Hotel Rooms Going Fast

Updated: 08/30/2008 - Hotel rooms in the south are quickly filling up as Gustav approaches.

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Pet Shelters Emptying Cages As Gustav Approaches

Updated: 08/30/2008 - An animal shelter sent dozens of stray cats out of town, while pet owners bought pet food and travel crates in case they have to evacuate ahead of Tropical Storm Gustav.

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New Orleans Hospitals Stock Up For Gustav

Posted: 08/29/2008 - With the approach of Gustav, which forecasters say could make landfall as a hurricane in coming days, hospital officials are making emergency plans.

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Oil Rises On Fears Gustav Will Hit Gulf

Posted: 08/29/2008 - Oil prices extended their rise Friday on renewed expectations tropical storm Gustav will soon enter the Gulf of Mexico area, home to a quarter of U.S. crude supplies and 40 percent of its refining capacity.

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Gustav Could Be Perfect Political Spin Storm

Posted: 08/29/2008 - Katrina was a natural disaster that turned into a political one for the Bush administration. Gustav, now on course for the Gulf Coast almost three years to the day since that hurricane struck, could offer the chance for redemption or point-scoring in the presidential campaign.

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On Katrina's 3rd Anniversary, Another Storm Brews

Posted: 08/29/2008 - The solemn ceremonies for the third anniversary of Hurricane Katrina on Friday for the most part were blown away by Tropical Storm Gustav, which threatens to become a hurricane and poses the biggest threat to New Orleans since the killer 2005 storm.

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Gustav Threatens Caymans After Swamping Jamaica

Posted: 08/29/2008 - Deadly Tropical Storm Gustav drenched Jamaica and menaced the Cayman Islands on Friday, setting off alarm from Cuba to New Orleans - and at gas pumps across the United States.

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Tropical Storm Hanna: Advisory #2

Posted: 08/28/2008 - Here is the 10 am CDT Thursday Tropical Storm Hanna advisory from the National Hurricane Center.

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State Dept. Issues Warning On Caribbean Travel

Posted: 08/28/2008 - The State Department urged Americans on Wednesday to be aware of the risks caused by Tropical Storm Gustav to people traveling to Haiti, Jamaica, the Cayman Islands, Cuba and Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.

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Gustav Nears Jamaica As New Orleans Keeps Watch

Posted: 08/28/2008 - Tropical Storm Gustav was heading toward Jamaica early Thursday while many miles away, residents in the New Orleans area watched it with a nervous eye.

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Alabama Officials Meet On Hurricane Preps

Posted: 08/28/2008 - Gov. Bob Riley says state agencies are keeping a close watch on Tropical Storm Gustav as its spins its way toward the Gulf of Mexico.

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