Hurricane Florence News
Florida braces for Hurricane Michael as it strengthens to Category 4 storm; Donald Trump declares state emergency
The National Hurricane Center said Hurricane Michael is expected to slam ashore later in the day along the Florida Panhandle
Hurricane Florence: Toll rises to 37; emergency response teams say water levels in rivers to continue rising
More than 15,000 people remain in shelters and more than 200,000 customers are without power across North Carolina because of Hurricane Florence,
Donald Trump visits areas affected by Hurricane Florence, vows '100 percent' support for storm-battered Carolinas
Trump pledged federal assistance as the Carolinas begin the long recovery from a storm estimated to have caused billions of dollars in damage and left dozens dead.
Hurricane Florence continues to wrack havoc: Toll rises to 32, rescue efforts on to provide aid to stranded people
Flash flooding, triggered by Florence, was reported in most parts of North Carolina, northern South Carolina.
Hurricane Florence: Toll rises to 11; evacuation ordered in both Carolinas amid fear of catastrophic floods
People were ordered to evacuate for fear the next few days could bring the most destructive round of flooding in North Carolina history due to Hurricane Florence.
At least four dead as Hurricane Florence downgraded to 'tropical storm'; authorities say danger far from over
A s Hurricane Florence slammed into the Carolinas. woman and her baby were killed when a tree fell on their house and at least two other storm-related deaths were reported on Friday.
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A Special Investigation Team was set up to probe the case of gang-rape of a 19-year-old woman in Haryana's Mahendargarh district .
Monster typhoon Mangkhut slams into northeastern coast of Philippines; more than 5 million people at risk
Typhoon Mangkhut slammed into the country's northeastern coast early Saturday, with witnesses saying the storm's ferocious wind and blinding rain ripped off tin roof sheets and knocked out power at the start of the onslaught.
Hurricane Florence rolls ashore in Carolinas, knocks out power to 500,000 homes, tears buildings apart
Hurricane Florence lumbered ashore in North Carolina with howling 90 mph winds and terrifying storm surge early Friday, ripping apart buildings and knocking out power to a half-million homes and businesses as it settled in for what could be a long and extraordinarily destructive drenching.
'Threat becomes reality': Hurricane Florence makes landfall on North Carolina coast; storm downgraded from level 4 to level 1
Hurricane Florence’s leading edge battered the Carolina coast on Thursday, bending trees and shooting frothy sea water over streets on the Outer Banks, as the hulking storm closed in with winds of 135 kilometres per hour for a drenching siege that could last all weekend.
Hurricane Florence's leading edge battered the Carolina coast Thursday, bending trees and shooting frothy sea water over streets on the Outer Banks, as the hulking storm closed in with 105 mph (165 kph) winds for a drenching siege that could last all weekend.
Donald Trump claims toll in Puerto Rico's Hurricane Maria inflated to 3,000 as part of ploy to make him 'look bad'
The true human cost of Hurricane Maria, and the chaotic federal response to the storm, triggered a year-long controversy, which Donald Trump revived this week even as another powerful hurricane, Florence, bore down on the East Coast
Hurricane Florence: As monster storm closes in on Carolinas, people rush to buy supplies, board up homes
Hurricane Florence put a corridor of more than 10 million people in the crosshairs on Wednesday as the monster storm closed in on the Carolinas in US, uncertainty over its projected path spreading worry across the Southeast.
Botched World Equestrian Games endurance event called off after heavy rains in North Carolina create unsafe conditions
The endurance event of the World Equestrian Games set to be held in Tryon, North Carolina, was called off due to heavy rains after the beginning was botched by volunteers, who led participants in the wrong direction.
Hurricane Florence sows fear across Carolinas, 10 million in crosshairs as monster storm takes aim with 120 mph winds
Hurricane Florence put a corridor of more than 10 million people in the crosshairs Wednesday as the monster storm closed in on the Carolinas, uncertainty over its projected path spreading worry across a widening swath of the Southeast.
All you need to know about Hurricane Florence: 'Monster' storm expected to make landfall on US East Coast in two days
Coastal residents fleeing a potentially devastating blow from Hurricane Florence encountered empty gasoline pumps and depleted store shelves as the monster storm neared the Carolina coast on Wednesday.
'Big and vicious' Hurricane Florence closes in on North and South Carolina; 'the waves and the wind will be like nothing you've ever seen'
Motorists streamed inland on highways converted to one-way evacuation routes Tuesday as about 1.7 million people in three states were warned to get out of the way of Hurricane Florence, a hair-raising storm taking dead aim at the Carolinas with 140 mph (225 kph) winds and potentially ruinous rains.
The 15-day emergency signed by mayor Muriel Bowser noted that Florence was "forecasted to produce high winds, rainfall and storm surge" with "serious widespread effects in the region
South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster told up to one million residents of the state's eastern coast to leave their homes ahead of the possible arrival of Hurricane Florence on Thursday. The governor of neighbouring North Carolina ordered an evacuation of the Outer Banks, a popular tourist destination, and parts of coastal Dare County, while a state of emergency was declared in Virginia.
Hurricane Florence spirals towards North and South Carolina; strengthens into potentially catastrophic Category 4 storm
Florence rapidly strengthened into a potentially catastrophic Category 4 hurricane on Monday as it closed in on North and South Carolina, carrying winds and water that could wreak havoc over a wide stretch of the eastern United States later this week.