Journalists from US and international media networks sought out the storm for their viewers benefitEvacuate or stay indoors was the general advice given to Floridas residents ahead of Hurricane Irma. Many packed up their cars or sought refuge at home but, there was one particular group of people who remained.
Flight records show plane landing in Puerto Rico as storm hit and departing with 170 people on board 40 minutes laterAs Hurricane Irma threatened to make landfall in Puerto Rico, most pilots were avoiding the area. Understandably so, perhaps. One Delta Airlines plane, however, headed straight toward the storm. The
People bringing boats, brawn and life vests throng the suburb of Woodlands north of Houston to help because it feels goodJohn Brown brought his fishing boat, a battered 16ft skiff, and piloted it around submerged streets and avenues, seeking strangers to rescue. Dale Montalban brought his wetsuit and waded into