Gov. Martin O'Malley says he's hopeful the latest forecasts are correct in calling for a Chesapeake Bay tidal surge of no greater than three feet.
Courtney Prebich, spokesperson, Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority
Barry Baxter, meteorologist, National Hurricane Center
The National Weather Service warns that rain from Hurricane Irene will likely cause flooding in parts of southern and central Maryland and the Eastern Shore.
Officials say a third person in Virginia has died from trees toppled by Hurricane Irene.
Ignoring warnings from authorities that the storm could place them in grave danger, people like Bob Mitchell treated his Saturday like any other _ hanging out in his comic book and games store, World's Best Comics.
A Sussex County spokesman says according to the National Weather Service, a tornado touched down in Nassau Station just southwest of Lewes.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is apologizing to Baltimore residents who received automatic calls dispensing advice ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Irene.
Maryland State Police say an apparent tornado touched down on the lower Eastern Shore.
The Philadelphia Phillies and Florida Marlins were unable to sneak a game in Saturday as Hurricane Irene plowed its way up the East Coast.
As Hurricane Irene barrels her way toward the mid-Atlantic and up the East Coast, members of The Old Guard continue their vigilance at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
Two of the three major airports in the Baltimore-Washington area are virtually shut down as Hurricane Irene approaches.
Maryland Transportation Authority has closed the Chesapeake Bay Bridge as Hurricane Irene approaches and winds pick up.
Starting Friday, the Red Cross set up dozens of shelters in the regions in Irene's path.
Some Virginia localities are imposing curfews in the wake of Hurricane Irene's destruction.
Fort Lee is closing due to weather related to Hurricane Irene.
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says the city is ready to respond to any emergencies from Hurricane Irene.
An auto parts store has collapsed in York County.
Delaware is banning non-emergency travel as Hurricane Irene approaches the state.
The National Guard Bureau is positioning troops in Virginia to provide assistance in the state and other states after Hurricane Irene passes.