July 2, 2012
From bottom, Andrew Tillman, 12, Alan Tillman, 9, and Caithlin Tillman, 7, lay on a cot in a Red Cross shelter at the Roanoke Civic Center. They were spending the night at the cooling center after high temperatures forced the family to leave its house, which has lacked power since Friday. Three days after a severe storm lashed the East Coast, utilities warned that many neighborhoods could remain in the dark for much of the week.
The Roanoke Times via AP