The eye of the storm is right on the North Carolina-Virginia border now.
Over 1 million people are without power.
At least one hotel in Kill Devil Hills, NC has collapsed into the ocean.
Virginia Beach has lost over half of its pier.
Airlines have cancelled nearly 2,000 flights.
North Carolina Gov. Mike Easley said about people refusing to follow the mandatory evacuation, "Every person has an inalienable right to make a fool of themselves and some of them want to exercise that right during a hurricane."