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  1. Are you taking the most impressive pictures to use online?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Metro UK News

    ... weather photographer Jim Reed. His image here shows waves explode over a seawall and into Galveston, Texas as Hurricane Ike approaches on September 12, 2008. Nikon are offering top tips on taking photos of the weather with the help of weather ...

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  2. Keeping Pace With Texas Hail Claim 'Case-Runners'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | JD Supra

    ... have seen less than 2 percent of their property insurance claims result in a lawsuit. However, following Hurricane Ike, that figure jumped to almost 6 percent. But this increase pales in comparison to the exponential uptick in litigated claims Texas ...

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  3. Texas Wind Insurer Launches Depopulation PortalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Insurance Journal West

    ... has under House Bill 3, which the Legislature passed in 2013 in response to problem of lingering claims from Hurricane Ike in 2008. It is unknown whether those claims protections would pass to the assumA ing private carrier. O'Malley said TWIA staff ...

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  4. The Gulf Coast Community Protection And Recovery District To Host A...Read the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | Bay Area Observer

    ... and feedback in the Storm Surge Suppression Study. Following three major hurricanes, the last of which (Hurricane Ike) was the most expensive in Texas' history, Governor Perry issued an Executive Order creating the Governor's Commission for Disaster ...

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  5. A Thanksgiving Wish: My Dee Dee's Pie Shop Still Needs HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Houston Press

    ... by a car a few years before. Tropical Storm Allison took the roof off of her shop and it wasn't until after Hurricane Ike that it was replaced. Chefs, bakers and other Houstonians rallied and hosted a fundraiser at the now-closed Haven restaurant. ...

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  6. New way to predict hurricane strength, destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... to hit the United States have been labeled a Category 1 or Category 2 because of their slower wind speeds. Hurricane Ike, for example, was a category two storm when it made landfall in 2008, meaning it had maximum sustained winds of 96 to 110 miles ...

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  7. The Senate is about to vote on Keystone XL. Does the pipeline still matter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... plan to stem the widening financial crisis. Investors were fleeing to the safety of Treasury bonds, while Hurricane Ike was bearing down on the Gulf of Mexico, causing oil companies to shut down 90 percent of offshore wells and 10 onshore ...

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  8. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... changes? They had weathered such storms in the past (they thought) and lived to tell the tale. This time, with Hurricane Ike bearing down on therm, they prepared with a party - and I'm sure it was fun - until the lights went out and the ...

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  9. Galveston listed as one of the top ten worst places to buy a homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... as the home of the deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history, the 1900 Galveston hurricane. Damage caused by Hurricane Ike, which came 108 years later also topped $4 billion, according to the channel's study. That helped to make the tab for storm ...

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  10. Grand Isle fire chief, others arrested in major Grand Isle bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... response explaining that problems cited in the audit stemmed largely from the destruction of documents during Hurricane Ike. When you see breaking news happen, email your photos to ulocal@wdsu.com -- or post them (and your videos) to ...

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  11. Nearby city listed as one of the worst places to buy a homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... as the home of the deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history, the 1900 Galveston hurricane. Damage caused by Hurricane Ike, which came 108 years later also topped $4 billion, according to the channel's study. That helped to make the tab for storm ...

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  12. A Green paradise: Memorial Park's $100 million makeover promises...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | CultureMap

    ... doubling in size of the trails' length. Woltz is leading the effort to vivify the grounds that were ravaged by Hurricane Ike in 2008 and by the droughts that have plagued Texas. The details come after initial presentations earlier this fall had ...

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  13. Exemplary damage award sealed following Hurricane Ike trialRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Family Badge

    ... Southeast Texas. This entry was posted in Insurance, Property Damage and tagged Bob Black, Gregory Cox, Hurricane Ike, Justina Henriquez,Killen & Stern, Mehaffy Weber, Milton Shuffield, Mostyn Law Firm, National Security Fire & Casualty, Rene ...

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  14. Weather Channel Advises Not Buying that Galveston Dream HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... former glory. (However, the storm did purportedly inspire the remarkable song, "Wasn't That a Mighty Storm.") Hurricane Ike reinforced the view of Galveston as a bad bet when it hit 108 years after the 1900 hurricane, racking up about $4 billion in ...

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  15. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... changes? They had weathered such storms in the past (they thought) and lived to tell the tale. This time, with Hurricane Ike bearing down on therm, they prepared with a party - and I'm sure it was fun - until the lights went out and the ...

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  16. East coast, U.S. hurricanes can flood the MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... North Atlantic tropical cyclones in fact have a significant effect on the Midwest. . The flood ratio map for Hurricane Ike (2008) shows areas in yellow and orange that approach or exceed 10-year flood peaks at their respective stream gauge stations.

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  17. UI researchers find East Coast hurricanes can flood the MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Science, Industry and Business

    The flood ratio map for Hurricane Ike shows areas in yellow and orange that approach or exceed 10-year flood peaks at their respective stream gauge stations.A 2014 American Meteorological Society. With the Nov. 30 end of the 2014 hurricane season just weeks away, a University of Iowa researcher and his colleagues have found that North Atlantic tropical cyclones in fact have a significant effect on the Midwest.

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  18. Burggraf Services Inc v. H2O Solutions H2O Solutions H2O Solutions H2O Solutions Matthew Gene BurkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... company. It provides restoration services to customers who have sustained damage to their property. After Hurricane Ike made landfall in 2008, Burggraf traveled to Texas and performed water remediation services for one of its customers. After ...

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  19. Houston newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Chron

    After a two and a half year battle, the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association will pay out nearly $8 million to the city of Galveston for negligence in the wake of Hurricane Ike. Roughly 40 Galveston public buildings including City Hall, the Public Safety Building and the police substation were damaged with varying degrees of severity during Ike.

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  20. Take action: How prepared are you for no power?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | CultureMap

    ... ones are just a few of the potential challenges that might arise in such a situation. For me, going through Hurricane Ike and its aftermath a few years ago was a wake-up call. The night it came through, I vividly remember lying awake as the wind and ...

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