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Congress Is Failing Hurricane Michael's Victims

21 hours ago   |   The New Republic

The federal government would like to issue a correction. Hurricane Michael, the historic storm that devastated the Florida Panhandle in October 2018, was not actually a...
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Hurricane Michael Was A Category 5, NOAA Finds - The First Since Andrew In 1992

Hurricane Michael Was A Category 5, NOAA Finds - The First Since Andrew In 1992

23 hours ago   |   NPR   |   5 articles

With winds of 160 mph, the October hurricane was the strongest on record to make landfall on the Florida Panhandle, where communities are still trying to recover. NOAA upgraded...
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Hurricane Michael Upgraded to Rare Category 5 Months After It Ravaged Florida Panhandle

1 day ago   |   Time   |   5 articles

Hurricane Michael, which devastated the Florida Panhandle last fall, was actually stronger than initially measured, prompting forecasters to posthumously upgrade it from a...
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Living Off the Grid and Safe From Hurricanes in Puerto Rico

1 day ago   |   The New Republic

When Noemi and Carlos Chaparro peered outside on September 21, 2017, they gasped at the destruction. Hurricane Maria, which had made landfall the previous day, had uprooted the...
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Mozambique's Beira buckles from the brunt of Cylcone Idai

13 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

Port city at epicentre of cyclone's landfall struggles to deal with humanitarian emergency created by storm, floods.
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Here's How You Can Help the Survivors of Cyclone Idai

26 days ago   |   Time

Cyclone Idai struck the southeast Africa last week, causing more than 600 deaths in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi as severe flooding ravaged all three nations. An estimated...
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Another cyclone bears down on west Australian coast

27 days ago   |   National Post

SYDNEY, Australia - Australia was bracing Sunday to be hit by a second powerful cyclone in two days, as Cyclone Veronica bore down on the country's northwest coast. The storm...
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Cyclone lashes remote Australian coast with wind, rains

28 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

SYDNEY, Australia - A vast and powerful cyclone made landfall Saturday along a remote stretch of the northern Australian coast, bringing fierce winds and heavy rains amid...
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Australia moving 2,000 people from powerful cyclone's path

30 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

SYDNEY, Australia - Authorities on Thursday were moving about 2,000 people inland from part of Australia's northern coast ahead of a powerful cyclone expected to hit on...
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Florida bill would punish people who abandon dogs during hurricanes

1 month ago   |   Orlando Sentinel

It is not uncommon for people to flee and leave their pets behind when a hurricane is threatening Florida. Shortly before Hurricane Irma made landfall in 2017, Palm Beach...
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Newspaper's search for food stamp data now before Supreme Court

Newspaper's search for food stamp data now before Supreme Court

A supermarket trade association opposing the information's release to the Argus Leader in South Dakota says it's confidential. Read more ...

Missing 14-year-old Ohio boy found dead, buried in shallow grave on farm

Missing 14-year-old Ohio boy found dead, buried in shallow grave on farm

An Ohio boy missing for six days was found dead Friday morning, buried in a shallow grave on a farm. Read more ...

NHL playoffs today 2019: Live scores, TV schedule, updates from Saturday's games

NHL playoffs today 2019: Live scores, TV schedule, updates from Saturday's games

Follow SN's hub for the 2019 NHL playoffs, including live updates, scores and a full TV schedule for every playoff game, every night. Read more ...

Kyrie Irving's balanced night puts Celtics in driver's seat

Kyrie Irving's balanced night puts Celtics in driver's seat

INDIANAPOLIS - Jaylen Brown scored 23 points and Kyrie Irving added 19 to help the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 104-96 on Friday night for a 3-0 lead in the... Read more ...

Not real news: A look at what didn't happen this week

Not real news: A look at what didn't happen this week

None of these stories are legitimate, even though they were shared widely on social media. Read more ...

2 arrested in killing of journalist Lyra McKee in Northern Ireland

2 arrested in killing of journalist Lyra McKee in Northern Ireland

LONDON - Police in Northern Ireland on Saturday arrested two teenagers in connection with the fatal shooting of a journalist during rioting in the city of Londonderry. The men... Read more ...

California couple sentenced to 25 years to life in prison after children...

California couple sentenced to 25 years to life in prison after children testify about years of torture

The parents each spoke before the sentencing."I'm sorry for everything I've done to hurt my children," Louise Turpin said. Read more ...

Matthews, Kapanen score late, Maple Leafs edge Bruins 2-1

Matthews, Kapanen score late, Maple Leafs edge Bruins 2-1

BOSTON - Auston Matthews broke a scoreless tie in the third period, Kasperi Kapanen added another goal and the Toronto Maple Leafs hung on the beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 Friday... Read more ...

No evidence school fight contributed to death of 10-year-old girl...

No evidence school fight contributed to death of 10-year-old girl, prosecutor says

The fifth grader from South Carolina died of natural causes following a fight at her elementary school. Read more ...

Avalanche finish off Flames in Game 5, advance to 2nd round

Avalanche finish off Flames in Game 5, advance to 2nd round

CALGARY, Alberta - Colin Wilson and Mikko Rantanen each had two goals and an assist, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Calgary Flames 5-1 in Game 5 Friday night to advance to... Read more ...