Published: September 8, 2008
PASSING THE TIME: Melissa Witt of Key West, Fla., reads a book on Anne Frank at a Red Cross shelter in Miami. Gulf Coast residents from Florida to Texas are keeping an eye on Hurricane Ike's part. The storm has killed dozens in Haiti. Forecasters at the National Hurricane Center warned that, after passing into the Gulf of Mexico sometime tonight, Ike could make landfall over the weekend near the Texas-Louisiana border.