Hurricane Irene left a path of flooding, power outages and other storm damage in its long wake after tearing its way along the East Coast.
Tourists in Kill Devil Hills, N.C., pack up to avoid Hurricane Irene on Aug. 25. There is a mandatory evacuation in the Outer Banks for visitors.
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