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Photo: Hello, Irene

Hurricane Irene may strike inland or hug the East Coast.


Photo: The sky is falling?

Ominous clouds darkened the skies over Omaha on Monday.


The sounds after the storm

Need to Know spoke with three leading jazz thinkers about how Katrina and its aftermath have reshaped New Orleans’ music community.

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