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Thursday, Dec 15, 2016 at 12:08 PM EST

NASA Launches Mini-Satellites for Hurricane Forecasting

NASA Launches Mini-Satellites for Hurricane Forecasting

The CYGNSS satellites have GPS navigation receivers to measure the surface roughness of oceans, letting scientists calculate wind speed and storm intensity.

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 at 08:04 AM EST

2016 Hurricane Season Comes to an End Wednesday

2016 Hurricane Season Comes to an End Wednesday

Overall, there were 15 named storms in the Atlantic this season. Seven of them became hurricanes, with three of them being classified as major storms.

Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 at 03:32 PM EDT

Hurricane Floods Homeless Housing in Historic St. Augustine

Hurricane Floods Homeless Housing in Historic St. Augustine

Days after Hurricane Matthew sent floodwaters surging through historic St. Augustine, the county's director of homeless services was panicked.

Tuesday, Oct 4, 2016 at 03:40 PM EDT

Hurricane Planning and Pets

Hurricane Planning and Pets

It’s that time again, South Florida! As the tropics begin to make local headlines, it’s time to think about getting prepared - and preparing our pets as well. Here are some things to think about as we all get...

Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016 at 04:44 PM EDT

Despite Storms Florida Hurricane Fund Remains in Good Shape

Despite Storms Florida Hurricane Fund Remains in Good Shape

Florida's streak of dodging hurricanes is over, but the state-created fund that helps private insurers pay out claims after a storm remains in strong financial shape.

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Cool Down in South Florida Early Tuesday

Cool Down in South Florida Early Tuesday

After a round of severe weather Monday, South Florida will cool down...but it will only last a few hours.

Young Witness Recounts New Tales of Horror in Barahona Case

Young Witness Recounts New Tales of Horror in Barahona Case

A new account emerged of the horrific child abuse allegedly at the hands of adoptive parents Jorge and Carmen Barahona.

Heat Stun Warriors, Extend Win Streak

Heat Stun Warriors, Extend Win Streak

The Heat extended their win streak to four games with a 105-102 win over the Warriors on Monday

Mike Pompeo Sworn in as CIA Director

Mike Pompeo Sworn in as CIA Director

Mike Pompeo was sworn in Monday night as director of the CIA at a crucial time for U.S. national security as intelligence — traditionally a nonpartisan issue — has been thrust into the political arena.

Florida Deputy Drugged, Attempted to Kill Woman: Sheriff

Florida Deputy Drugged, Attempted to Kill Woman: Sheriff

A Sarasota County Sheriff's deputy is behind bars for allegedly trying to kill a woman and make her death look like a suicide. Authorities say he also exploited her for money and stole her dog.

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