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Intensifying Hurricane Florence could strike U.S. southeast

South Carolina Emergency Management will open their emergency shelters on Tuesday based on need. "We're liable to have a whole lot of flooding". Predicting h...


Tropics erupt as Florence, Helene and Isaac all churn in the Atlantic

Lining up behind Florence , Isaac was about 1,230 miles (1,985 kilometers) east of the Windward Islands with top winds of 75 mph (120 kph) early Monday, movi...


Florence strengthens 'rapidly,' now powerful Category 4 hurricane

Forecasters urged residents from SC to the mid-Atlantic to get ready - and not just for a direct blow against the coast. Since 1851, only 10 major hurricanes ha...


California commits to 100 percent clean electricity by 2045: governor

President Donald Trump's pro-fossil fuel policies. Critics have argued that the bill is unrealistic and will compound the state's problems with rolling browno...


SpaceX nails another rocket landing on its droneship

The four-hour launch window begins at 11:28 p.m. The first-stage booster then returned to Earth, landing on the Of Course I Still Love You drone ship. The mis...


Powerful Florence still churning toward NC coast

Warm Atlantic Ocean waters are adding to Florence's strength, and computer models predict that the storm will make landfall Thursday in North Carolina or SC...


Florence strengthens to Category 4 storm

The third hurricane in the Atlantic, Hurricane Florence , could pose a danger to parts of the U.S. The hurricane's path was still far from certain Monday. ...


Remnants of 'Gordon' set to surge into the tri

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for Peel Region, southern York Region and elsewhere as the remnants of Tropical Storm Gordon make th...


NASA's Mars rover Curiosity snaps dusty selfie

You can take a closer look at Curiosity's panorama using a 360-degree imaging experience provided by YouTube . Curiosity used its Mast Camera to capture th...


Florence now a major hurricane, aims for US Southeast

It expects to issue hurricane watches for parts of the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic coast Tuesday morning. Helene is located about 375 miles west of the souther...


Hurricane Florence Strengthens, Poses Major Threat to Southeast and Mid-Atlantic

Hurricane Florence strengthened "rapidly" on Monday, September 10, and is now a powerful Category 4 hurricane, U.S. forecasters said, as governors of 3 eastern...


'Extremely Dangerous' Florence On Track to Hit East Coast As Major Hurricane

By 11 p.m. Sunday, Florence was moving across the Atlantic Ocean at about 7 miles per hour, and it was almost a Category 2 hurricane , with peak winds of 90 ...


Another hurricane heading toward Hawaii

The storm was the second-wettest tropical system to affect the United States and the wettest tropical system on record in Hawaii , surpassing Hurricane Hiki ...


Potential hurricanes brewing in Atlantic Ocean heading towards Africa and US

On the forecast track, the center of Florence will move over the southwestern Atlantic Ocean between Bermuda and the Bahamas Tuesday and Wednesday, and approa...


‘First known omnivorous shark species identified’

For a little over a decade, it's been know that bonnethead sharks , a type of hammerhead, consume a whole lot of seagrass , with more than 62 percent of the...


Carlsberg launches a six-pack with a snap

The Snap Pack will launch in the United Kingdom from the 10th of September on 6 x Carlsberg Expørt packs - exclusively to Tesco until March 2019. Carlsberg ...


Russian Federation weighs possibility of deliberate act in space station damage

Based near Peterborough, he is happy to travel anywhere in the world to cover news stories, write feature articles or report on conferences. It's been reporte...


Florence forecast to restrengthen to a major hurricane by next week

There are dozens of different models and versions of forecast tracks that meteorologists have among their forecasting tools, and a majority still show the cente...


Grass-eating omnivorous sharks prove sharper in understanding the marine ecosystem

Researchers from the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of California, Irvine have shown that bonnethead sharks , previously th...


Here's Another Brett Kavanaugh Email Republicans Didn't Want You To See

Cory Booker (D-N.J.) risked being expelled from the U.S. Senate by releasing confidential documents to the public. But two years later in his own confirmat...