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Isaac Becomes Cat 1 Hurricane, Heads Toward New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Finally reaching hurricane status, the unwieldy and wobbly Isaac bore down on this city Tuesday, offering one of the first tests for a stronger, more fortified levee system built after the […]

CBS Tampa–08/28/2012

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Republicans Ready to Roll, but Isaac Clouds Tone

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — For the thousands of Republican convention-goers who’ve been cooling their heels in Tampa, the party is finally on. But with New Orleans and much of the Gulf Coast waiting fearfully to […]

CBS Tampa–08/28/2012


A Subdued Start for GOP Convention as Isaac Surges

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Republicans staged a remarkably subdued opening to Mitt Romney’s national convention Monday in the midst of a turbulent election year, wary of uncorking a glittery political celebration as Tropical Storm Isaac […]

CBS Tampa–08/27/2012

Tropical Storm Isaac Grows In Atlantic Ahead Of RNC

Isaac Aims at North Gulf Coast After Raking Florida

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — Tropical Storm Isaac churned toward the northern Gulf Coast early Monday and promised to give the Republican National Convention a good drenching after lashing the Florida Keys with wind and […]

CBS Tampa–08/27/2012


Romney’s Convention: Big storm, Rape Controversy

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — His Republican National Convention curtailed by a threatened hurricane, Mitt Romney conceded Sunday that fresh controversy over rape and abortion is harming his party and he accused Democrats of trying to […]

CBS Tampa–08/26/2012

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