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The Potential Reality Of Hurricane Florence Is Terrifying

Airlines have cancelled more than 1,500 flights, and coastal towns across the Carolinas are largely empty after 1.7 million people in three states were told to ...


Wrightsville Beach 12 brace for Florence to fully make landfall

Rainfall of up to 40 inches could occur in isolated areas of North and SC. As of Thursday afternoon the storm was generating sustained winds of 105mph, as s...


Florence weakens to Category 1 hurricane: NHC

In New Bern, North Carolina , the storm surge overwhelmed the town of 30,000, located at the confluence of the Neuse and Trent rivers. Early on Friday, the d...


Hurricane Florence starts flooding parts of the Carolinas

It's unclear exactly how many people fled ahead of the storm, but more than 1.7 million people in the Carolinas and Virginia were warned to clear out. After cri...


South Carolina Guard Prepares to Help During, After Hurricane Florence

The severity of Hurricane Florence , a Category 4 storm, is intensifying and triggering hurricane warnings along the coasts of the Carolinas, the National Hurr...


SpaceX signs up first private moon traveler

According to The Verge , SpaceX says that it has signed its first customer up for a trip around the Moon's orbit - though details are scant. In February previo...


Kshama Sawant responds to Jeff Bezos' $2 billion charitable fund

Its vision statement comes from Mary's Place in Seattle: no child sleeps outside. The "Day 1 Academies Fund" will start an organization to operate a new net...


NASA releases footage showing massive Hurricane Florence from space

NASA additionally posted an animated video of Storm Florence considered from dwelling. Hurricane Florence continues its march towards the East Coast of the U...


'Now is the time' to evacuate Hurricane Florence danger, officials urge

People fleeing coastal North and SC clogged highways Wednesday as Florence bore down on the coast for a direct hit in a low-lying region dense with beachfront v...


Strengthening Hurricane Florence churns toward US Southeastern coast

No hurricane has made landfall as a Category 5 in this region on record. "So when this is all said and done this is probably going to be the costliest storm i...


How Is Hurricane Florence Affecting You?

Florence is approximately 410 miles south of Bermuda and 975 miles east-southeast of Cape Fear, North Carolina , as of 5 a.m. ET, according to the NHC . The...


Monster storm prompts evacuation orders in three U.S. states

EDT (1500 GMT), according to the NHC . The National Hurricane Center (NHC ) says it expects the storm to make landfall in North Carolina or SC late Thursd...


Hurricane Florence strengthens to Category 4, takes aim at Carolinas

The storm is expected to turn towards the north on Wednesday. But the season is just now peaking, and Hurricanes Florence , Isaac , and Helene are a stark r...


Now is the time to prepare for Hurricane Florence

A "major" hurricane is one with sustained winds of more than 110 miles per hour. Hurricane Florence isn't the only storm churning in the Atlantic Ocean. I...


Tropical depression may form in the Gulf of Mexico this week

Tropical Storm Gordon made landfall Tuesday near the border of MS and Alabama. MIAMI-Tropical Storm Gordon lashed South Florida with heavy rains and high...


Hurricane warning as Tropical Storm Gordon aims at Gulf Coast

For now, Tropical Storm Gordon has winds blowing at 65 mph (100 km/hour), and its eye (the center of the storm ) is located about 145 miles (235 kilometers) ...


Astronauts tackle air leak on International Space Station 'caused by small meteorite'

Monitors, observers watched a small pressure drop in suddenly, deciding to let the sleeping crew, as the hole would not be unsafe. the spacecraft "Soyuz-MS-09"....


Calm before the storm Tuesday; Gordon moves in Wednesday — ALERT DAY

Ewbanks said: "It nearly pulled us straight underneath". At the mouth of the Mississippi River, around the area of New Orleans , the storm could generate a...


U.S. Gulf Coast bracing for Hurricane Gordon as storm nears

It was centered 330 miles south-southeast of the mouth of the Mississippi River with maximum sustained winds of 60 mph, as the storm moves west-northwest at 17 ...


Tropical Storm Gordon Moves Toward Gulf

The Miami-based center said the storm is also expected to bring "life-threatening" storm surge to portions of the central Gulf Coast. Tropical Storm Warnings ar...