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Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 11:51 AM EDT

Puerto Rican Astronaut Affected by Double Hurricanes

Puerto Rican Astronaut Affected by Double Hurricanes

The International Space Station's Joe Acaba, the first astronaut of Puerto Rican heritage, has been affected by two hurricanes — even in orbit.

Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017 at 12:03 PM EDT

Governor: Floridians Should Prepare, Restock Hurricane Kits

Governor: Floridians Should Prepare, Restock Hurricane Kits

During a meeting to thank first responders for working long hours in Hurricane Irma, Florida Governor Rick Scott said that all Floridians should carefully monitor Hurricane Maria.

Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017 at 06:33 PM EDT

Puerto Rico Braces For Impact as Hurricane Maria Nears

Puerto Rico Braces For Impact as Hurricane Maria Nears

The worry continues to grow in Puerto Rico Tuesday as Hurricane Maria set her sights on the island. The core of the Category 5 storm was expected to approach Puerto Rico Tuesday night and Wednesday.

Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017 at 01:38 PM EDT

Floridians Fleeing Irma Endure Arduous Journeys to Safety

Floridians Fleeing Irma Endure Arduous Journeys to Safety

Floridians fleeing Hurricane Irma have turned freeways across the Southeast into red ribbons of brake lights as they head elsewhere — to Atlanta, Montgomery, Nashville — to bunk with relatives, stay at...

Friday, Sep 8, 2017 at 08:21 PM EDT

Tweeting Without Internet? It is Possible

Tweeting Without Internet? It is Possible

Power and internet outages are expected across Florida when Hurricane Irma slashes through the state this weekend. But if you want to use social media, there are still ways you can do so without WiFi.

Friday, Sep 8, 2017 at 09:03 AM EDT

Andrew Was a Monster; Irma Could Blow It Out of the Water

Andrew Was a Monster; Irma Could Blow It Out of the Water

For an entire generation in South Florida, Hurricane Andrew was the monster storm that reshaped a region. Irma is likely to blow that out of the water. Bigger and with a 90-degree different path of potential...

Friday, Sep 8, 2017 at 08:57 AM EDT

Traffic Nightmare: 500K People Told to Leave South Florida

Traffic Nightmare: 500K People Told to Leave South Florida

The race to flee Hurricane Irma became a marathon nightmare as more than a half-million people were ordered to leave South Florida on Thursday.

Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 11:47 AM EDT

NBC 6 Speaks With NHC Chief Specialist on Irma

NBC 6 Speaks With NHC Chief Specialist on Irma

NBC 6's Steve MacLaughlin spoke with Dr. Michael Brennan after the agency issued a Hurricane Watch for South Florida.

Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 08:55 AM EDT

Plane Travels Through Bands of Irma on Last Flight out of PR

Plane Travels Through Bands of Irma on Last Flight out of PR

People scrambled to get out of Puerto Rico as they boarded the last flight out of the country that is in the line of Hurricane Irma. Gus Rosendale reports. 

Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 07:36 AM EDT

FEMA Nearly Out of Funds as Florida Braces for Irma

FEMA Nearly Out of Funds as Florida Braces for Irma

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is running out of disaster relief funds as Hurricane Irma slams Caribbean Island nations and heads toward the U.S. mainland, NBC News reported. The federal response to...

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