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In Hours, Thieves Took $45 Million in A.T.M. Scheme – NYTimes.com

May 10, 2013 –  In Hours, Thieves Took $45 Million in A.T.M. Scheme:  It was a brazen bank heist, but a 21st-century version in which the criminals never wore ski masks, threatened a teller or set foot in a vault. … Continue reading

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Super Hurricane Irene Continues on its Catastrophic Course!

August 24, 2011 – Hurricane Irene Continues on its Catastrophic Course: Irene is currently a rapidly strengthening, category 3 hurricane heading for the eastern seaboard (see map). We still don’t know exactly where or when it will strike land, but … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irene Wreaks Havoc and Heads for Florida!

August 22, 2011 – Hurricane Irene Wreaks Havoc and Heads for Florida: As of 9:00AM EST, Hurricane Irene was 90 miles WNW of San Juan Puerto Rico, 75 miles ENE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic; with maximum sustained winds of … Continue reading

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Tropical Storm Irene Expected to Hit Florda!

August 21, 2011 – Tropical Storm Irene Expected to Hit Florida: Tropical Storm Irene is expected to strengthen to hurricane force and pass near Puerto Rico tonight August 21st. Irene is located 235 miles ESE of Ponce, Puerto Rico, with … Continue reading

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