MIAMI (AP) -- Hurricane Gustav has crashed into the all-but-deserted Louisiana coast. The storm's eye came ashore southwest of vulnerable New Orleans.
The storm reached shore with top sustained winds of near 110 miles an hour, making it a Category-2 hurricane.
It's expected to decrease in strength as it moves over Louisiana. Gustav is moving toward the northwest at about 15 miles an hour.
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