• After Irene: Little Damage Seen in Many Places Sunday, 28 Aug 2011 | 11:20 AM ET

    From North Carolina to Pennsylvania, Hurricane Irene appeared to have fallen short of the doomsday predictions. But with rivers still rising, and roads impassable because of high water and fallen trees, it could be days before the full extent of the damage is known.

  • Irene 'Wounding' Weekend Box Office Saturday, 27 Aug 2011 | 10:22 PM ET
    Plastic tape blocks the entrance to the Chambers St subway station August 27, 2011 in New York City. In anticipation of a large storm or hurricane hitting the city, the New York City mass transit network, the nation’s largest, closed at noon on Saturday, ending subway, bus, and commuter rail service until Monday.

    Hurricane Irene and the closure of at least 1,000 theater locations along the East Coast is expected to put a dent in this weekend's domestic box office.

  • Scenes From Hurricane Irene Saturday, 27 Aug 2011 | 12:41 PM ET
    So far in 2011, the storm of the Hurricane season is Irene, a category 2 hurricane that is expected to affect the Eastern US  The storm has already passed through the Carribean, causing widespread damage while the Eastern US prepares for landfall. The entire eastern seaboard is being told to expect high winds and flooding as a result of the storm, although the resulting damage is anyone's guess. CNBC.com will be updating this slideshow with fresh images of the storm as they come in, illustrating

    From emergency preparation to landfall, see how the Northeast is impacted by Hurricane Irene.

  • CNBC.com Market Outlook     Friday, 26 Aug 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    The week's top business and investment news, including Hurricane Irene and banking plays.

  • 5.9 Earthquake Strikes Virginia     Tuesday, 23 Aug 2011 | 1:00 PM ET

    A 5.9 magnitude earthquake hits Virginia, sending tremors as far north as Martha's Vineyard, where President Obama is vacationing and as far west as Detroit.

  • Virginia is Tops for Business     Friday, 1 Jul 2011 | 7:39 AM ET

    Discussing what makes the Old Dominion state work so well, and what federal lawmakers can learn from it, with former Gov. Douglas Wilder, (D-VA), and former Gov. James Gilmore, (R-VA).

  • Virginia's Tops for Business     Wednesday, 29 Jun 2011 | 10:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn explains why Virginia made the top state for business and how it was calculated.

  • The Old Dominion State returns as America’s Top State for Business in 2011, and we’re starting to detect a pattern here.