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Hurricane Irene

Hurricane Irene

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  1. News Reporting Jumps 7.85 Percent in August (Report)

    11:48 am PDT 09/02/2011
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    Disasters, upheavals and the dire economy led to the most reported end of the summer in a decade. READ MORE

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  2. Hurricane Irene’s Death Toll Rises According to Latest News Coverage

    6:29 am PDT 08/30/2011
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    The AP, NPR, ABC News and BBC are among outlets confirming that the storm, which has caused flooding throughout the East Coast, claimed 40 victims so far. READ MORE

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  3. Newark Mayor Quotes Jay-Z While Addressing Hurricane Hype (Video)

    8:11 pm PDT 08/29/2011
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    Cory Booker also says during a "Piers Morgan Tonight" interview Monday that social media is a "powerful tool" but "shouldn't replace boots on the ground" during emergencies. READ MORE

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  4. Hurricane Irene Propels Weather Channel to Friday Cable Ratings Win

    5:23 pm PDT 08/29/2011
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    The cable channel was No. 1 in total viewers and in the 25-54 demo. READ MORE

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  5. Hurricane Irene Destroys Ex-Skid Row Frontman's New Jersey Home

    5:08 pm PDT 08/29/2011
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    Sebastian Bach wrote on Facebook that his house, featured on MTV's Cribs, is "destroyed, condemned, & deemed uninhabitable." READ MORE

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  6. Broadway Takes 36% Hit in Weekly Box Office Amid Hurricane Irene Show Cancellations

    12:59 pm PDT 08/29/2011
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    The box office for the week ended Sunday amounted to $11.62 million, down from $18.15 million during the same week of 2010. READ MORE

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  7. A&E's 'Hoarders,' Five Other NYC Productions Rearranged Weekend Schedule due to Hurricane Irene

    9:39 am PDT 08/29/2011
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    Feature film "Imogene," starring Kristen Wiig, Matt Dillon and Annette Bening, is planning to film in the Broad Channel section of Queens later this week, but its schedule "is still being determined," according to the NYC Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment. READ MORE

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  8. MTV VMAs: 'Jersey Shore' Cast Takes Private Jet to Escape Hurricane (Video)

    4:30 pm PDT 08/28/2011
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    "MTV did whatever they could to get us out here," Vinny Guadagnino says. "We wouldn't miss it for the world." READ MORE

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  9. Hurricane Irene: New Yorkers React to the Hype

    11:40 am PDT 08/28/2011
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    Alec Baldwin tweeted a power outage and broken window in his new Soho apartment; Bethenny Frankel lost power in the Hamptons. READ MORE

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  10. Box Office Report: Hurricane Irene Takes $25 Mil Bite Out of Box Office

    10:02 am PDT 08/28/2011
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    "The Help" stays at No. 1, while "Colombiana," "Don't Be Afraid of the Dark" and "Our Idiot Brother" all see modest business; as many as 1,000 East Coast theaters impacted Saturday, with numerous New York theaters remaining closed Sunday. READ MORE

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  11. Hurricane Irene Gets a Twitter Handle

    9:22 pm PDT 08/27/2011
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    On August 26, the storm got a voice, and now sends out safety messages to the public. READ MORE

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  12. Hurricane Irene Prompts New York Times to Drop Pay Wall

    3:54 pm PDT 08/27/2011
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    The publication opened up all of the website's storm stories to the public for the weekend. READ MORE

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  13. Hurricane Irene: News Channels Airing Live Coverage From East Coast

    1:34 pm PDT 08/27/2011
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    UPDATED: CNN, MSNBC and Fox News are just some of the networks covering the storm. READ MORE

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  14. Box Office Update: 'The Help' Braves Hurricane Irene to Stay at No. 1

    10:07 am PDT 08/27/2011
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    Zoe Saldana's "Colombiana" comes in at No. 2, followed by "Don't Be Afraid of the Dark" and "Our Idiot Brother," with Hurricane Irene taking a big bite out of the domestic box office as theaters close on the East Coast. READ MORE

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  15. Box Office Update: 'The Help,' 'Colombiana' Battle for No. 1 and No. 2 as Hurricane Batters Both

    11:42 pm PDT 08/26/2011
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    The domestic box office is facing big losses because of the massive storm. READ MORE

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  16. Dave Matthews Band, STYX Concerts Derailed by Hurricane Irene

    9:04 pm PDT 08/26/2011
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    A Pat Benatar show and several festivals are either canceled or postponed due to storm. READ MORE

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  17. DirecTV Launches Hurricane Irene Information Channel

    7:23 pm PDT 08/26/2011
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    The satellite provider will provide 24/7 nationwide coverage from local markets affected by the storm. READ MORE

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  18. Box Office Report: Hurricane Irene a $30 Mil Threat

    6:29 pm PDT 08/26/2011
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    Films are already being hurt as the East Coast prepares for the massive storm; early results show "The Help" staying at No. 1, followed by "Colombiana." READ MORE

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  19. Hurricane Irene: What Hollywood Is Saying On Twitter

    6:06 pm PDT 08/26/2011
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    As the East Coast preps for the storm, the industry has taken to social media to offer tips, jokes and concern. READ MORE

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  20. Hurricane Irene: All Broadway Performances Canceled This Weekend

    3:49 pm PDT 08/26/2011
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    On Friday afternoon, The Broadway League said that all shows scheduled for Saturday and Sunday have been nixed. READ MORE

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