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  • Cleanup begins after AlbertoHurricane season 2018More>>

  • How do you count deaths from a hurricane?

    How do you count deaths from a hurricane?

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-06-12 22:37:10 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-06-15 17:21:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). FILE - In this Friday, June 1, 2018 file photo, a child shines a light on hundreds of shoes at a memorial for those killed by Hurricane Maria, in front of the Puerto Rico Capitol in San Juan. In June 2018, two bills were intr...(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). FILE - In this Friday, June 1, 2018 file photo, a child shines a light on hundreds of shoes at a memorial for those killed by Hurricane Maria, in front of the Puerto Rico Capitol in San Juan. In June 2018, two bills were intr...
    Puerto Rico's hurricane death count revives debate about how to count disaster-related deaths.
    Puerto Rico's hurricane death count revives debate about how to count disaster-related deaths.
  • Puerto Rico issues new data on Hurricane Maria deaths

    Puerto Rico issues new data on Hurricane Maria deaths

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:46:27 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:50 PM EDT2018-06-15 00:50:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Nerybelle Perez poses with a portrait of her father, World War II veteran Efrain Perez, who died inside an ambulance after being turned away from the largest public hospital when it had no electricity or water, days after Hurr...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Nerybelle Perez poses with a portrait of her father, World War II veteran Efrain Perez, who died inside an ambulance after being turned away from the largest public hospital when it had no electricity or water, days after Hurr...
    Puerto Rico requests more time, issues only a portion of data related to all deaths reported after Hurricane Maria amid outcry.
    Puerto Rico requests more time, issues only a portion of data related to all deaths reported after Hurricane Maria amid outcry.
  • Puerto Rican Day Parade displays post-hurricane pride

    Puerto Rican Day Parade displays post-hurricane pride

    Sunday, June 10 2018 2:32 PM EDT2018-06-10 18:32:52 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-06-11 12:58:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki). FILE - In this June 11, 2017 file photo, a man rolls on a hover-board along Fifth Avenue during the National Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York.  Amid all the fun and celebration planned for this years parade on Sunday, June...(AP Photo/Andres Kudacki). FILE - In this June 11, 2017 file photo, a man rolls on a hover-board along Fifth Avenue during the National Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York. Amid all the fun and celebration planned for this years parade on Sunday, June...
    The National Puerto Rican Parade has kicked off in New York City with participants honoring heroes who have been helping the island recover from the devastation of Hurricane Maria.
    The National Puerto Rican Parade has kicked off in New York City with participants honoring heroes who have been helping the island recover from the devastation of Hurricane Maria.
  • Unhurried hurricanes: Study says tropical cyclones slowing

    Unhurried hurricanes: Study says tropical cyclones slowing

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 1:10 PM EDT2018-06-06 17:10:23 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-06-07 19:34:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 1, 2017 file photo, homes are surrounded by water from the flooded Brazos River in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Freeport, Texas. According to a study released on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, t...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 1, 2017 file photo, homes are surrounded by water from the flooded Brazos River in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Freeport, Texas. According to a study released on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, t...
    A new study finds that since 1949 tropical cyclones across the globe are slowing down by about 10 percent, meaning more heavy rains like in Harvey.
    A new study finds that since 1949 tropical cyclones across the globe are slowing down by about 10 percent, meaning more heavy rains like in Harvey.
  • Lawsuit filed in woman's death in Texas hotel during Harvey

    Lawsuit filed in woman's death in Texas hotel during Harvey

    Monday, June 4 2018 6:59 PM EDT2018-06-04 22:59:07 GMT
    Tuesday, June 5 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-06-05 11:42:21 GMT
    (Courtesy of the Renick family via AP). This undated photo provided by the family of Renick shows Jill Renick. The family of Renick, whose body was found 11 days after she made a frantic cellphone call from a Houston hotel elevator as floodwaters from ...(Courtesy of the Renick family via AP). This undated photo provided by the family of Renick shows Jill Renick. The family of Renick, whose body was found 11 days after she made a frantic cellphone call from a Houston hotel elevator as floodwaters from ...
    Family of woman whose body was found 11 days after she made a frantic cellphone call from a Houston hotel elevator as floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey rushed in has filed a lawsuit against the hotel.
    Family of woman whose body was found 11 days after she made a frantic cellphone call from a Houston hotel elevator as floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey rushed in has filed a lawsuit against the hotel.
  • Hurricane Maria killed more than 4,600 people in Puerto Rico, study says

    Hurricane Maria killed more than 4,600 people in Puerto Rico, study says

    Tuesday, May 29 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-05-29 17:39:41 GMT
    Tuesday, May 29 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-05-29 17:39:41 GMT
    In September 2017, Hurricane Maria raked the island, doing tens of billions of dollars in damage to buildings, roads and power lines. (Source: Carlos Giusti/AP)In September 2017, Hurricane Maria raked the island, doing tens of billions of dollars in damage to buildings, roads and power lines. (Source: Carlos Giusti/AP)

    Hurricane Maria struck the island in September, doing tens of billions of dollars in damage to buildings, roads and power lines.

    Hurricane Maria struck the island in September, doing tens of billions of dollars in damage to buildings, roads and power lines.

  • TIMELAPSE: Alberto approaching Destin

    TIMELAPSE: Alberto approaching Destin

    Source: FOX 8Source: FOX 8
    Source: FOX 8Source: FOX 8

    Subtropical Storm Alberto will make landfall in the Florida Panhandle on Memorial Day. 

    Subtropical Storm Alberto will make landfall in the Florida Panhandle on Memorial Day. 

  • Alberto gives Gulf Coast tourism a bloody nose, but business is looking better

    Alberto gives Gulf Coast tourism a bloody nose, but business is looking better

    Monday, May 28 2018 8:10 AM EDT2018-05-28 12:10:56 GMT
    The threat of Alberto caused many people to cancel their hotel reservations. (Source: WLOX)The threat of Alberto caused many people to cancel their hotel reservations. (Source: WLOX)

    The threat of sub-tropical storm Alberto caused quite a few hiccups for tourism over Memorial Day weekend as people decided whether or not to continue with their holiday plans on the coast.

    The threat of sub-tropical storm Alberto caused quite a few hiccups for tourism over Memorial Day weekend as people decided whether or not to continue with their holiday plans on the coast.

  • Alberto forms in the Gulf, flooding rains forecast

    Alberto forms in the Gulf, flooding rains forecast

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:17 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:17:12 GMT

    The 2018 hurricane season doesn’t officially start until June 1.

    The 2018 hurricane season doesn’t officially start until June 1.

  • NOAA predicts near- or above-normal 2018 Atlantic hurricane season

    NOAA predicts near- or above-normal 2018 Atlantic hurricane season

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-05-24 16:03:47 GMT

    The organization predicted 10 to 16 tropical systems, with five to nine becoming hurricanes. One to four of those hurricanes is predicted to develop into major hurricanes of Category 3 strength or above. 

    The organization predicted 10 to 16 tropical systems, with five to nine becoming hurricanes. One to four of those hurricanes is predicted to develop into major hurricanes of Category 3 strength or above. 

  • Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria & Nate were so destructive their names are getting retired

    Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria & Nate were so destructive their names are getting retired

    Thursday, April 12 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-04-12 14:45:11 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-04-12 14:45:11 GMT
    Hurricane Maria as a Category 5 storm. It made landfall on Puerto Rico as a Category 4. (Source: NOAA)Hurricane Maria as a Category 5 storm. It made landfall on Puerto Rico as a Category 4. (Source: NOAA)

    Damage from the storms cost the U.S. $250 billion. The 2017 was the fifth-most active hurricane season on record.

    Damage from the storms cost the U.S. $250 billion. The 2017 was the fifth-most active hurricane season on record.

  • Get ready: 'Above-average' hurricane season is forecast

    Get ready: 'Above-average' hurricane season is forecast

    Thursday, April 5 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-04-05 15:10:25 GMT
    Thursday, April 5 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-04-05 15:20:52 GMT

    CSU predictions are for 14 named storms, 7 hurricanes and 3 major hurricanes.

    CSU predictions are for 14 named storms, 7 hurricanes and 3 major hurricanes.

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  • Fatal feline feces: Scientists discover cause for recent monk seal deaths

    Fatal feline feces: Scientists discover cause for recent monk seal deaths

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 9:36 PM EDT2018-06-20 01:36:50 GMT
    There are currently only 1,400 Hawaiian monk seals on the planet. (Image: DLNR)There are currently only 1,400 Hawaiian monk seals on the planet. (Image: DLNR)

    State officials are now blaming toxoplasmosis, a parasite carried in cat feces, for the deaths of three critically endangered Hawaiian monk seals on Oahu.

    State officials are now blaming toxoplasmosis, a parasite carried in cat feces, for the deaths of three critically endangered Hawaiian monk seals on Oahu.

  • Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

    Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:00 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:00:59 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 9:32 PM EDT2018-06-20 01:32:29 GMT
    (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - This is a Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2008 file photo, showing a general view of the Human Rights Room (Room XX) at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Diplomats say the United...(Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - This is a Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2008 file photo, showing a general view of the Human Rights Room (Room XX) at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Diplomats say the United...
    The Trump administration is poised to announce its departure from the United Nations' main human rights body in its latest withdrawal from an international institution.
    The Trump administration is poised to announce its departure from the United Nations' main human rights body in its latest withdrawal from an international institution.
  • 'Papa! Papa!' Audio of children stokes rage over separation

    'Papa! Papa!' Audio of children stokes rage over separation

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:20:32 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 9:32 PM EDT2018-06-20 01:32:05 GMT
    (U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a U.S. Border Patrol agent watches as people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the...(U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a U.S. Border Patrol agent watches as people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the...
    An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking cries of small Spanish-speaking children being processed by U.S. officials stoked the uproar over the policy of separating immigrant children from their...
    An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking cries of small Spanish-speaking children being processed by U.S. officials stoked the uproar over the policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.
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