Topic: Block Island
Secession efforts, such as Tuesday's vote in 11 Colorado counties, often prevail at the local level but face formidable hurdles in winning approval from the state legislature and the US Congress.
The Coast Guard says the pilot was found at about 4 p.m. Monday by a good Samaritan about 3 miles south of Ninigret Pond.
Sunday morning saw a slightly diminished hurricane Irene continuing its move up the East Coast with wind, rain, and coastal storm surges hitting New York and New Jersey.
08/28/2011 10:26 am
Hurricane Irene 'remains a large and dangerous storm' Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said Saturday. She advises residents in its path to 'hunker down.'
08/27/2011 01:45 pm
Discover the most dog-friendly destinations in the US and Canada.
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