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Tropical Storm Maria strengthened into a hurricane on Sunday afternoon and was expected to continue to gain strength, the National Hurricane Center wa..
Now that hurricanes Harvey and Irma have subsided, cities in Texas and Florida are grappling with public health emergencies in the form of a toxic sou..
OCRACOKE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities ordered hundreds of visitors Monday to leave much of North Carolina’s Outer Banks, warily eyeing Hurricane Maria alr..
The Latest on tropical weather (all times local): 2 p.m. Hurricane Maria is continuing its northward crawl over the Atlantic, well offshore of the U.S..
Jeff Mateer, Texas’s first assistant attorney general, whom President Trump nominated for a federal judgeship, is drawing criticism for statements he ..
The Latest on tropical weather (all times local): 12:45 p.m. Vacationers are packing up and business owners are bracing for another financial hit this..
The Latest on tropical weather, evacuations and efforts to help hurricane victims (all times local): 10:30 a.m. House Speaker Paul Ryan promises that ..
NOAA's GOES East satellite provided this visible view of post-tropical cyclone Jose on Saturday, Sept. 23 at 8:15 a.m. EDT. The storm continued weaken..
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — An evacuation is underway on an island on North Carolina’s Outer Banks as Hurricane Maria moves north. The Hyde County Sheriff’s ..
The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season has been relentless. Storm after storm has formed, pelting the Caribbean, US, and Mexico with relentless rains, pun..
President Trump applauds during a rally for Sen. Luther Strange (R-Ala.) on Friday at the Von Braun Civic Center in Huntsville, Ala. (Brendan Smialows..
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — An evacuation is underway on an island on North Carolina’s Outer Banks as Hurricane Maria moves north. The Hyde County Sheriff’s ..
Hurricane Maria, now a category 1 storm, continues to weaken and will likely become a tropical storm by Tuesday night, the National Hurricane Center (..
A delegation of U.S. elected officials is headed to Washington D.C. to urge the federal government to give Puerto Rico the same level of assistance an..
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Hurricane Irma mangled Florida’s national and state parks, turning places meant to be enjoyed into disaster zones that could take ..
Living conditions in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico are growing worse by the day, with tired, bewildered people lining up to buy scarce fuel and food S..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Hurricane Maria's destruction has set Puerto Rico back decades, even as authorities worked to assess the extent of the damage..
MIAMI (AP) — A tropical storm watch has been issued for the North Carolina coast from Surf City northward to the state’s Virginia border including the..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Hurricane Maria's destruction has set Puerto Rico back decades, even as authorities worked to assess the extent of the damage..
Hurricane Maria is shown in the Atlantic Ocean in this NOAA's GOES East satellite image as it strengthened to a Category 3 hurricane just east of the ..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The latest on Hurricane Maria and its devastation of Puerto Rico (all times local): 4:55 p.m. The U.S. Department of Ener..
The latest on Hurricane Maria and its devastation of Puerto Rico (all times local): 4:55 p.m. The U.S. Department of Energy says initial damage assess..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria and its devastation of Puerto Rico (all times local): 3:50 p.m. Jennifer Lopez says she's d..
U.S. Olympic gold medalist Tommie Smith, center, and his teammate John Carlos, who won bronze in the 200-meter race, raise their fists during the U.S...
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria and its devastation of Puerto Rico (all times local): 11:45 a.m. A French warship has broug..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria and its devastation of Puerto Rico (all times local): 11:15 a.m. The U.S. National Hurrican..
Overflow from the damaged Guajataka River Dam is seen in San Sebastian, in the west of Puerto Rico, on September 23, 2017 following passage of Hurrica..
HOUSTON (AP) — Runners and bikers returning to Buffalo Bayou Park in the wake of Hurricane Harvey are finding a vastly different landscape — more dese..
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Walter Blessey IV distinguished himself in so many ways — as a student, an athlete, a patriot, an attorney, a businessman and a s..
As U.S. citizens struggle in Puerto Rico after the most recent devastating hurricane, more Fort Wayne and area churches and groups are continuing to h..
Tropical Storm Pilar formed in the Pacific, threatening to bring heavy rains to the southwestern coast of Mexico, the National Hurricane Center said S..
Maryland Athletic Director Kevin Anderson at the athletic department’s first open forum of the school year, held on Sept. 11. (Toni L. Sandys/The Wash..
How the NFL responds to Donald Trump’s spit-foaming is hardly a test case for whether the republic will stand. Nevertheless, the league is a maker of ..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Maria (all times local): 4:55 p.m. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says people along the Carolinas and t..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Latest on Maria (all times local): 4:10 p.m. The death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico is now at least 10. That n..
As U.S. citizens struggle in Puerto Rico after the most recent devastating hurricane, more Fort Wayne and area churches and groups are continuing to h..
Personnel from a FEMA search and rescue crew walk in a flooded road, after the passing of Hurricane Maria, in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico, Friday, September..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - Hurricane Maria, the second major storm to ravage the Caribbean in a month, skirted past the Turks and Caicos Island..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Latest on Maria (all times local): 12:25 p.m. Dozens of anxious mayors are arriving to meet with Puerto Rico's governor to..
National Guard personnel evacuate Toa Ville resident Luis Alberto Martinez after the passing of Hurricane Maria, in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico, Friday, Sep..
Fears shifted to an overflowing dam on Friday night as Puerto Rico continues to deal with the devastating effects of Hurricane Maria. All available re..
In the span of more than 80 minutes stumping for U.S. Senate candidate Luther Strange, President Trump managed to slam top leaders in his own party, t..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 5:55 p.m. Puerto Rican authorities are scrambling to evacuate as many as..
Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt has met regularly with corporate executives from the automobile, mining and fossil fuel industries ..
The 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season has not only been super active so far, but also super unlucky. In some past busy hurricane seasons, land areas have..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 5 p.m. The Turks and Caicos Islands and southeastern Bahamas are no long..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 4:30 p.m. The head of the House's tax-writing committee is putting forwa..
After devastating much of Puerto Rico, a briefly weakened Hurricane Maria regained strength Thursday as it swept into warm waters off the Dominican Re..
Hurricane Maria lashed the Turks and Caicos Islands on Friday and was blamed for fresh flooding on Puerto Rico, where it had already destroyed homes a..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 2 p.m. Hurricane Maria is now moving away from the Turks and Caicos Isla..