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October 8, 2018 9:25 AM Storm Michael expected to hit Florida as a hurricane midweek

(Reuters) - Tropical Storm Michael is on track to hit the Florida Panhandle midweek as a Category 2 hurricane packing 100 miles per hour (160 kmh) or stronger winds, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said early Monday in an advisory. The tropical storm is expected to swell into a Category 1 hurricane as soon as Monday night or early Tuesday as it rolls 74

October 7, 2018 5:40 PM Storm Near Gulf of Mexico Aims for Florida’s Panhandle

Tropical Storm Michael could hit on Wednesday as a Category I hurricane A tropical storm formed Sunday near the Gulf of Mexico and is forecast to strengthen to a hurricane that could threaten the U.S. Gulf Coast by midweek, the National Hurricane Center said. Tropical Storm Michael was recently near Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula. The hurricane center’s 93

October 4, 2018 1:23 PM Hurricane Florence’s Force Is Still Felt in North Carolina Weeks Later

Some schools reopen, some roads repaired; governor signs $50 million relief act SNOW HILL, N.C.—Nearly three weeks after Hurricane Florence made landfall on the North Carolina coast, some students are only just returning to school Thursday. Though floodwaters have largely receded, the storm’s effects are still being felt in nearly every aspect of life in eastern 51

October 1, 2018 12:00 PM Lin-Manuel Miranda Returns to Hamilton for Puerto Rico: How to Win Airfare & Tickets!

Lin-Manuel Miranda is revisiting the part that made him a household name to help the arts in Puerto Rico. For the first time since leaving the original Broadway cast of the Tony award-winning musical Hamilton in 2016, Miranda, 38, will reprise the role of Alexander Hamilton for 24 performances at the University of Puerto Rico that aim to uplift in the area ravaged 70

September 30, 2018 9:25 AM Hurricane Rosa loses strength as it spins toward California

(Reuters) - Hurricane Rosa dwindled to a Category 1 storm as it spun in the Pacific Ocean towards Baja California early Sunday and was forecast to become a weaker tropical storm later in the day, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said. Rosa, with maximum sustained winds of 85 miles per hour (140 kph), dropped down from a Category 2 storm overnight 60

September 29, 2018 8:58 AM Hurricane Rosa weakening, expected to become tropical storm

(Reuters) - Hurricane Rosa, headed for Baja California, was rapidly weakening in the Pacific Ocean and was forecast to further wane in the coming days, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Saturday. Rosa, with maximum sustained winds of 100 miles per hour (155 kph), was a Category 2 storm, coming down a notch on the five-step Saffir-Simpson 51

September 27, 2018 2:48 PM U.S. Jobless Claims Rose Last Week, Reflecting Hurricane’s Impact

Claims remain at a historically low level, indicating Hurricane Florence likely had a modest impact on the labor market WASHINGTON—The number of Americans filing applications for new unemployment benefits rose last week, but remained at a historically low level, indicating Hurricane Florence likely had a fairly modest impact on the labor market 54

September 25, 2018 5:04 PM North Carolina man chops copperhead snake into 'a dozen pieces' after it bites family dog

Brian Lewis felt a sense of panic when his dog's loud barks in the backyard "suddenly stopped" last week. He rushed outside to discover his pup, Winnie, had been injured. Lewis of Cary, North Carolina said he was working from home last Tuesday when the terrifying incident occurred. “I heard her and my other dog barking in the backyard and they were unusually 168

September 24, 2018 11:46 PM While he was helping in Flo, his home was ‘ransacked’

CHARLOTTE — A National Guard soldier left his Charlotte home to help with Hurricane Florence recovery efforts on the coast — but he came home Friday to find his house “ransacked,” according to a GoFundMe page set up on his behalf. Luis Ocampo, 24, is a military medic with a girlfriend and a baby, according to the GoFundMe page. While he was away on duty with the National 58

September 24, 2018 4:17 PM Federal government will review Irma debris removal costs

MIAMI – The federal government is reviewing debris removal costs in the Florida Keys following Hurricane Irma last year. WFOR-TV reports that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has responded to requests for an audit from Florida's 11 Democratic members of Congress. The lawmakers have alleged the state squandered millions of federal taxpayer dollars 63