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Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017 at 04:32 PM EST

FPL Wants to Recoup $320M in Hurricane Matthew Costs

FPL Wants to Recoup $320M in Hurricane Matthew Costs

Florida Power & Light is looking to recoup nearly $320 million from customers to cover costs associated with Hurricane Matthew and to replenish a storm reserve.

Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017 at 02:28 PM EST

Quirk May Shield US Coast During Busy Hurricane Seasons

Quirk May Shield US Coast During Busy Hurricane Seasons

A climatic quirk seems to be slightly shielding the U.S. coast during busy hurricane seasons, often weakening major storms just as they approach America's beaches, a new study finds.

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 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.

Thursday, Oct 13, 2016 at 11:30 PM EDT

Flights Bring Aid to Haitians, North Miami Mayor Speaks

Flights Bring Aid to Haitians, North Miami Mayor Speaks

The mayor of North Miami is calling for the U.S. to continue its halt of deportations to Haiti for the foreseeable future, as aid began slowly making its way to residents who still urgently need help after...

Wednesday, Oct 12, 2016 at 01:49 PM EDT

Hurricane Destroys 800 Turtle Nests Near West Palm Beach

Hurricane Destroys 800 Turtle Nests Near West Palm Beach

Wildlife officials say Hurricane Matthew destroyed some 800 sea turtle nests in northern Palm Beach County as it skirted up Florida's Atlantic coastline.

Tuesday, Oct 11, 2016 at 02:20 PM EDT

Hurricane Nicole Re-Forms in Atlantic, Aims at Bermuda

Hurricane Nicole Re-Forms in Atlantic, Aims at Bermuda

Hurricane Nicole has re-formed in the Atlantic and authorities in Bermuda are warning people to prepare for a blow.

Monday, Oct 10, 2016 at 06:45 PM EDT

7 Deaths, 2 in Miami-Dade, Related to Matthew: Officials

7 Deaths, 2 in Miami-Dade, Related to Matthew: Officials

The deaths of seven people - including two Miami-Dade residents - have been connected with Hurricane Matthew, according to the state medical examiner.

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Spain Manhunt Deepens After Barcelona Attack; 1 From US Dead

Spain Manhunt Deepens After Barcelona Attack; 1 From US Dead

Spanish police intensified a manhunt Friday for suspects behind two deadly vehicle attacks on civilians, shooting and killing five people wearing fake bomb belts who attacked a seaside resort and arresting four...

Drunken Florida Woman Allegedly Bites Fisherman's Line

Drunken Florida Woman Allegedly Bites Fisherman's Line

Deputies say a drunken 22-year-old woman cursed at him before swimming up to his fishing line, biting it and swimming away with the rigging.

5 Facts That Make Modern Pet Ownership Easy

5 Facts That Make Modern Pet Ownership Easy

Owning a pet is a big responsibility, but it can fit any lifestyle and budget by considering these simple facts

'Surreal': Weston Family Witnesses Barcelona Van Attack

'Surreal': Weston Family Witnesses Barcelona Van Attack

A South Florida man says he and his family were just feet away from the van that crashed into a crowd of people in Barcelona Thursday, killing at least 13 people and injuring 100 others.

Davie Hotel Manager Molested Young Girl in Lobby: Police

Davie Hotel Manager Molested Young Girl in Lobby: Police

A Davie hotel manager, who is also a registered sex offender, was arrested Wednesday after he inappropriately touched a young girl, police said.

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