It's been over a decade since Hurricane Katrina devastated a huge swath of the Gulf Coast, especially New Orleans. You can still see evidence of the storm's destruction up and down the I-10 corridor.
I recall that when I was working at another radio station in Texas about a year after Katrina, the company that employed me at the time had its annual managers' conference in New Orleans...
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1831 – Michael Faraday discovers electromagnetic induction (More info)
1898 – The Goodyear tire company is founded (More info)