Hurricane Ike Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. U.S.' Longest 'Hurricane Drought' Due to Sheer Luck, Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | MSNBC

    ... Florida in 2005, was the last Category 3 storm to make landfall in the United States. Other storms - including Hurricane Ike (Category 2, 2008), Hurricane Irene (Category 1, 2011) and Hurricane Sandy (Category 1, 2012) - caused significant damage, ...

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  2. Texas Insurers: Don't Forget 'Excessive Demand Doctrine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | JD Supra

    ... and Remedies Code. The Hayes litigation involves a disputed first-party property insurance claim arising from Hurricane Ike. The insured claimed that high winds "unsealed" a significant number of roof shingles such that the entire roof needed ...

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  3. US in Longest 'Hurricane Drought' in Recorded HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | LiveScience

    ... Florida in 2005, was the last Category 3 storm to make landfall in the United States. Other storms - including Hurricane Ike (Category 2, 2008), Hurricane Irene (Category 1, 2011) and Hurricane Sandy (Category 1, 2012) - caused significant damage, ...

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  4. Property Claim Litigation Bill Passed by the Texas SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Insurance Journal West

    ... , which has seen a rise in costly - and what they deem unnecessary - litigation over property claims since Hurricane Ike hit the coast in 2008. In the past few years, hailstorms in particular have generated claim disputes, many of which have arisen ...

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  5. Commissioner Manfred on Bryant debate, empty ballpark and Wrigley restroom fiascoRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Chicago Tribune

    ... in Milwaukee in 2008, with tickets sold, when MLB was forced to relocate games from Minute Maid Park due to Hurricane Ike. Either way, the White Sox were unfairly penalized even though the postponements weren't their fault. They have to return to ...

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  6. TAHC honored for horseback teamRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Bandera County Courier

    ... floods and wildfires. The team was organized in 2013 to help address gaps identified during responses to Hurricane Ike in 2008 and the 2011 Texas wildfires. The team can be deployed to other states, if requested. Most recently, team members have ...

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  7. Senate votes to curb homeowner lawsuits against insurance companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Dallas Morning News

    ... go in restricting such lawsuits. Taylor said the "storm of litigation" by homeowners that occurred after Hurricane Ike struck the Texas coast in 2008 has expanded in recent years as massive hailstorms have sparked another wave of lawsuits against ...

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  8. Emergency managers prepare for hurricane seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    "It was really impressive to see hurricane force winds in our area this far north," explained Brandi Hughes with the National Weather Service. Hughes was just finishing her 12 hour shift as the worst of Hurricane Ike started to affect the ArkLaTex in 2008.

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  9. Big Oyster Battle Brewing in Texas CourtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Family Badge

    ... salinity. Lance Robinson, deputy director for the coastal fisheries division of Texas Parks and Wildlife, said Hurricane Ike in 2008, the Deep Water Horizon explosion in 2010 and overfishing have contributed to the declining oyster population from ...

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  10. Empty ballparks, Tom Ricketts in Fargo and Masahiro Tanaka watchRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Chicago Tribune

    ... guess. Remember the Cubs and Astros played a game at Miller Park in 2008 that was moved from Houston due to Hurricane Ike , and Carlos Zambrano even threw a no-hitter. Apparently no thought was given to the idea of having a doubleheader at U.S. ...

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  11. The Rays Tank: Playing away at home.Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | DRays Bay

    ... the 2010 G20 summit in Toronto, and the Astros played a home game in Milwaukee against the Cubs because of Hurricane Ike). During the 1992 Los Angeles Riots, Dodgers baseball games were postponed and held later during the season in L.A, but they ...

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  12. Chef Chat, Part 1: Danny Trace of Brennan's Of HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Houston Press

    Chef Danny Trace didn't initially see Houston at its best. It was not long after Hurricane Ike had devastated area in and around Houston.

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  13. Orioles to play to empty houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The series, originally scheduled for Houston, was moved out of Texas due to Hurricane Ike. The New Orleans Saints relocated their entire 2005 season following Hurricane Katrina, playing four games at LSU's Tiger ...

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

    Tuesday Apr 28 | 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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  15. Major hurricane drought nears decade milestone a " will it continue?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Washington Post

    ... category 2 landfalls, we only increase the U.S. landfall tally by two: Ike in 2008, and Isabel in 2003. Hurricane Ike is often mistaken for a stronger hurricane given its size and associated storm surge, which inundated Galveston Bay with 10 to 15 ...

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  16. Texas Supreme Court Enforces Anti-Concurrent Causation, Bars Coverage ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | JD Supra

    ... loss. The policyholder owned The Pointe Apartments a complex in Galveston, Texas that was heavily damaged when Hurricane Ike came ashore on September 13, 2008. Lexington afforded the primary layer of property insurance protection under a $25 million ...

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    Monday Apr 27 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... it's been ten years since Hurricane Rita devastated Southwest Louisiana. And then three years later, there was Hurricane Ike -- a huge blow to many still recovering from Rita. That's part of the reason Congressman Charles Boustany invited some ...

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  18. Then & now: Balinese Room goes for sale in 1990Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Houston Chronicle

    ... gambling in the 1940s and '50s. Sept. 12, 2008: The historic Balinese Room takes a beating from the surf as Hurricane Ike approaches Galveston, Texas. Sept. 12, 2008: The legendary Balinese Room night club, listed on the National Register of ...

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  19. Legislators look for ways to save commercial oystering 8 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... sea bottom could net a boat 100 or more sacks. On Wednesday, the boat Morales works on brought in 30. In 2008, Hurricane Ike wiped out much of the oyster reefs in Galveston Bay. Drought and added harvest pressure has left few oysters along the rest ...

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  20. Outdoors: Oyster competitors spar over Galveston BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Amarillo.com

    ... Wildlife Department has made efforts in recent years to rebuild reefs in the bay that had been decimated from Hurricane Ike in 2008 and increased salinity in the water. The department distributed more than 79,000 cubic yards of reef-building ...

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