Oct 7, 2013
Tropical Storm Karen: 'Lucky' Gulf Coast 'dodges bullet' as threat lifts
After days of lumbering toward the Gulf Coast, the storm system Karen dissipated Sunday as storm preparations in the region were called off or scaled back.
Watches discontinued as Tropical Storm Karen nears
Rhonda Etienne of Davant,La., holds her niece Nevaeh Etienne, three months, in an evacuation shelter in Belle Chasse, La., in anticipation of Tropical Storm Karen, Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013.