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White House Buckles in For Hurricane Florence

President Trump and his administration are buckling in for Hurricane Florence , a Category 4 hurricane expected to slam into the Carolinas by Friday . Upon ...


Florence Shifts, Taking Southerly Route Closer To Charlotte

More than 10 million people are in the crosshairs of Hurricane Florence as storm force winds move within hours of battering the United States east coast. Natha...


Hurricane Florence: Georgia declares emergency ahead of 'monster' storm

Reacting to the possibility of a more southerly track, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal declared an emergency but did not immediately order any evacuations. The slow-...


Hurricane Florence: South Carolina vs. Marshall matchup canceled due to storm

Henry McMaster lifted the mandatory evacuation for Hurricane Florence in Beaufort, Jasper and Colleton counties Wednesday, Beaufort County schools will remain c...


Stunning space photos show 'nightmare' Hurricane Florence swirling over the Atlantic

A view of Hurricane Florence from the International Space Station . Florence is set to reach the coastline of North and SC early Friday (Sept. 14), accordin...


Hurricane Florence Tracker: Warnings Sent Out for North, South Carolina

Hurricane Florence is now expected to head more directly west after making landfall , crossing through SC. Before it pummels the U.S. coastline, Florence ...


Space Station's view of Hurricane Florence looks eerily apocalyptic

Gerst photographed the storm 400 kilometers, or 248 miles, above the eye. From his orbiting perch, Gerst offered Earthlings yet another warning about the hur...


High-definition video from space shows the extreme power of Hurricane Florence

Hurricane Florence is a Category-4 storm that's headed for the US East Coast and predicted to start impacting SC and North Carolina as early as Thursday morning...


Antarctica Map: Highest resolution terrain map yet made

It gives scientists and others looking to explore the continent much more accurate information with which to plan their expeditions. In a statement publi...


'Monster' Hurricane Florence to pummel US southeast for days

Hurricane conditions are expected to reach the Carolinas on Friday , says the National Hurricane Center , but tropical force winds are expected to show up l...


Hurricane Florence prompts mass evacuations

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper had a direct message for residents who decide to stay put. "Disaster is at the doorstep and it's coming in". President Donald ...


Hurricane Florence: Computer models show DEVASTATING wind speeds as storm draws CLOSER

The exact path of Florence still has some uncertainty, but meteorologists appear increasingly confident the storm will make landfall along the coast of Caro...


Artificial intelligence detects 72 mysterious radio signals from deep in space

The source of the signal, denoted by scientists as FRB 121102 is unique because it only regularly takes the fast redisplay of this kind. But it is still unc...


South Carolina Shuts Down and Evacuates as Hurricane Florence Expands

The weather system is now a category four storm carrying sustained winds of about 215km/h. President Donald Trump on September 11 declared states of emerg...


Hurricane Florence threatens millions on US East Coast

This should only amplify rainfall totals as the storm's core remains offshore, with access to warm Atlantic waters to regenerate rain-making bands of precipit...


North Carolina Issues First-of-Kind State Evacuation Order Due to Hurricane

With winds now at 140 miles per hour (225 km per hour), the storm was a Category 4 on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale and expected to get bigger and strong...


Massive boom to corral plastic in Pacific

A giant device created to remove plastic from the sea has begun a three-week voyage from San Franciso to one of the most heavily polluted areas of ocean on the ...


‘Staggering’ Hurricane Florence On Collision Course For Carolinas

President Trump approved an emergency declaration for North Carolina on Monday, and tweeted that his administration will be there for to help those in need....


Hurricane Florence strengthens to Category 4

Hurricane-force winds are extending up to 65 kilometres from the storm's centre, while tropical-storm-force winds are blowing out at up to 240 kilometres. Flore...


These airlines are waiving fees before Hurricane Florence

The Boeing plant will be shut down on Tuesday to give its more than 6,000 employees a chance safely evacuate ahead of the storm, the airplane maker said in ...