Hurricane Katrina: A look back

Published On: Aug 30 2012 05:03:02 PM EDT   Updated On: Aug 27 2015 11:03:26 AM EDT

Hurricane Katrina decimated New Orleans and large swaths of the Gulf Coast 10 years ago. Here's a look back at the historic disaster.

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A picture of evacuation holdouts (L-R) Harold Gee, Randall 'Sharon' Kess and Gary Don Massey hanging on Gee's front porch Sept. 8, 2005, in New Orleans. A group of holdouts in the community banded together after the hurricane made landfall, vowing to remain in New Orleans despite evacuation orders.


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