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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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Deadly ATV Accident Renews Calls to Avoid Major Roadways

Deadly ATV Accident Renews Calls to Avoid Major Roadways

Police say riders could face up to a $100 fine and possible criminal charges, saying there are other properties across the county for motor enthusiasts to ride freely.

Home Robbery Investigation in Hialeah Turns Up Grow House

Home Robbery Investigation in Hialeah Turns Up Grow House

A Hialeah man, who fatally shot one of four men attempting to burglarize his home, was arrested Sunday after a marijuana lab was discovered, police say.

Rep. John Lewis in South Florida Monday to Celebrate MLK Day

Rep. John Lewis in South Florida Monday to Celebrate MLK Day

Friday, Lewis sat down with NBC’s Chuck Todd and questioned Trump’s legitimacy as president, adding he plans to join with other Democrats in boycotting Trump’s inauguration.

Woman Abducted as Baby 18 Years Ago Meets Birth Parents

Woman Abducted as Baby 18 Years Ago Meets Birth Parents

The woman abducted as a baby from a Jacksonville hospital nearly 18 years ago, was reunited with her biological father on Saturday.

Trump: Brexit a 'Great Thing,' EU to Continue to Break Apart

Trump: Brexit a 'Great Thing,' EU to Continue to Break Apart

Wading into foreign affairs days before his inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump said Britain's decision to leave the European Union would "end up being a great thing" and predicted the bloc would continue...

Gunman Kills 4, Wounds 9 at Mexico Nightclub: Police

Gunman Kills 4, Wounds 9 at Mexico Nightclub: Police

A gunman killed at least four people and wounded nine others at a nightclub in the Playa del Carmen resort, a Mexican police officer said. The officer who gave the information spoke on condition of anonymity...

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