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News to know
Irene left the U.S. on Monday, but its effect is still being felt – power outages, flooding and much more. The death toll was raised to 24 on Monday from the hurricane/tropical storm, and hundreds of thousands of people are still without power. Flooding remains a concern as well, especially in New England.
Quote of note
"We will demand that Algerian authorities hand them over to Libya to be tried before Libyan courts." - Ahmed Jibril, an aide to rebel National Transitional Council head Mustafa Abdul-Jalil, talking about reports that most of the Gadhafi family entered Algeria on Monday. Moammar Gadhafi ‘s whereabouts are still unknown, however.
Happy Feet the stranded penguin is headed home after being stranded in New Zealand. Watch the report below.
GateHouse News Service