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2005-08-29 15:22:59

By Rick Wilking NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - Hurricane Katrina ripped into the U.S. Gulf Coast on Monday, battering the historic jazz city New Orleans, swamping resort towns and lowlands with a crushing surge of seawater and stranding people on rooftops.

2005-08-29 13:18:42

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hurricane Katrina may be the most expensive hurricane ever to hit the United States, costing insurers up to $26 billion, storm modelers said on Monday.

2005-08-29 10:32:08

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hurricane Katrina may be the most expensive hurricane ever to hit the United States, costing insurers as much as $25 billion, a storm modeler said on Monday.

2005-08-29 09:06:46

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hurricane Katrina may be the most expensive hurricane ever to hit the United States, costing insurers as much as $25 billion, a storm modeler said on Monday. Eqecat Inc.

2005-08-29 08:20:00

Hurricane Katrina may cost insurers as much as $25 billion, which would make the hurricane the most expensive to hit the United States, a storm modeler said.

2005-08-29 06:51:33

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hurricane Katrina may cost U.S. insurers more than $30 billion, which would make the storm the most expensive to hit the United States, a storm modeler said. Eqecat Inc.

2005-08-26 23:22:03

By Michael Christie MIAMI (Reuters) - Hurricane Katrina gained power over warm Gulf waters and revved up for a second and potentially more deadly assault on the U.S. coast after a slow and punishing trek across southern Florida that killed seven people. By 11 p.m.

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2005-08-25 17:45:00

Hurricane Katrina dumped sheets of rain, kicked up the surf and blew strong winds ashore Thursday, toppling trees and driving sand across waterfront streets as it made landfall on the state's densely populated southeast coast. Katrina's maximum sustained winds increased from 50 to 80 mph on Thursday, making it a Category 1 storm as it hit south of Fort Lauderdale.

2005-08-24 08:45:44

MIAMI (Reuters) - Tropical Storm Katrina formed in the central Bahamas on Wednesday and aimed its 40-mph (64-kph) winds at Florida's southern Atlantic Coast.


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