Hurricane Earl takes aim at US Cape Cod

New England and outlying tourist hotspot of Cape Cod was next in Earl`s path.

Earl`s path along northeast is not well-worn

Ill-timed trough of low pressure pushes Hurricane Earl head uncomfortably towards Northeast coastline.

Hurricane Earl brushes North Carolina

Tens of thousands of people have fled North Carolina`s barrier islands.

Evacuations start as US braces for Hurricane Earl

The strongest Atlantic storm of 2010 was on its way to lash N Carolina coast.

NC vacation island to be cleared as Hurricane Earl nears

Tourists on a North Carolina vacation destination island were ordered to board the ferries and more evacuations could be on the way as powerful Hurricane Earl threatened to sideswipe the East Coast.