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Trump gets firsthand look at Hurricane Florence distress

Florence has killed at least 35 people and left entire towns in North Carolina flooded with muddy, fetid water. With that in mind, the Miami-Dade County Fai...


Fly to the Moon with the CEO of ZOZO

But it must have been quite a lot, because Elon Musk allowed the Japanese to ride him. The SpaceX rocket was first announced in 2016, and is more powerful...


Delta II set for final launch after almost 30 years

The mission is a successor to the original Ice, Cloud and Land Elevation Satellite that operated from 2003 to 2009. After a 30-year career and countless memor...


Hurricane Florence: Deadly storm leaves North Carolina homes destroyed

Two people in Lenoir County were killed: a 78-year-old Kinston man who was electrocuted when connecting extension cords in the rain and a 77-year-old man who wa...


Major Hurricane Florence targets the Carolinas

Rainfall could reach 40 inches in isolated locations of coastal North Carolina . North Carolina governor Roy Cooper said his state is "in the bullseye" and...


Gov. McMaster cautions SC residents as Hurricane Florence moves toward state

However, a Cat 2 storm's wind speed is "extremely unsafe", according to the National Hurricane Center, capable of ripping trees from the ground, wreaking major ...


FEMA gives update on Hurricane Florence

Hurricane-force winds extend up to 80 miles from the centre, and tropical storm effects reach 195 miles, The Independent reported .now less than 100 miles fr...


‘Danger to life is possible’: Alert issued ahead of Storm Helene’s arrival

The NHC posted on Twitter Wednesday and said the massive waves were measured by satellite. The "cone of error" in the forecast track only predicts where the...


Tropical Storm Florence turns into a hurricane

As a result of the ominous storm, states across the East Coast are bracing for landfall with officials in the Carolinas and the Virginias making preparations. T...


Tracking Florence, Isaac, Helene and Invest 95

According to the National Hurricane Center's 5 PM advisory, tropical storm Isaac is located roughly 725 miles east of the Lesser Antilles. Map shows proba...


Powerful Florence still churning toward NC coast

Where is the hurricane now? The most threatening one is Hurricane Isaac which is expected to make landfall later this week in the Windward Islands - which...


Hurricane Florence's path: Track the storm here

At that point the storm was centred about 1,880 km east-southeast of Cape Fear, North Carolina , the NHC said . Isaac, a weakening Category 1 hurricane , i...


Tropical Storm Helene forms in eastern Atlantic

The EMO warned that Florences approach was likely to narrow as forecasts continued. Friday afternoon, Florence had been downgraded to a tropical storm, bu...


Chaos mars hearing for Trump Supreme Court pick

Dick Durbin, D-Ill., Sen. "Not how I was raised", quipped Sen. Republicans hoped to use the four-day hearing as an opportunity to highlight Kavanaugh's di...


Atlantic Hurricane Season Fast Facts

In an update on Wednesday afternoon , the NHC said a vigorous low-pressure area associated with a tropical wave is forecast to form between the coast of Afric...


Tropical depression no threat to Florida, but rain still in forecast

However, the weather service doesnt believe the tropical wave poses a threat to the region because its so disorganized. That forecast means local officials will...


EPA pumps brakes on Obama-era carbon mandates for states

The West Virginia coal industry has improved under Trump. The Affordable Clean Energy rule , or ACE , replaces the Obama-era Clean Power Plan . The admin...


Perseid meteor shower pictures

The Perseids can be witnessed in the northern sky whenever the meteors enter Earth's atmosphere throughout the day. This meteor shower appears to come from ...


NASA solar probe launches overnight

There are no technical issues being worked at this time. For Howard, who has personally worked on almost all NRL coronagraph telescope launches, the Parker S...


Sunita Williams among 9 astronauts to fly into space from US soil

According to NASA website, Williams - a veteran of two space mission expeditions - is now training for the first post-certification mission of Boeing's Star...


States going to court to challenge mileage rule

Maura Healey, the attorney general of MA, said, "Once again, the E.P.A. has handed decision-making to fossil fuel lobbyists and climate change deniers, while st...


Mars gets closer to earth after 15 years

According to the Inquisitr , the second way would involve changing the atmosphere of the red planet considerably so that an abundance of liquid water could l...


Longest lunar eclipse of the century on Friday

Lunar eclipses are visible from anywhere on Earth where it is night time . "That is why a full moon at or near lunar apogee adds to the duration of a total l...


Another soggy day with showers and storms

WOODLAND PARK: High - 79; Low - 50. Storm timing looks to be around 3pm with a second push of rain and storms after 4:30pm. Rainfall totals through Wednesda...


Trump now says he holds Putin responsible for election interference

Pompeo has not yet informed Congress on the Trump-Kim summit and cancelled an initial plan to brief all US senators a couple weeks ago. US President Donald T...


NASA's Terra satellite apots second Atlantic Tropical Depression

Beryl has a chance to remain a hurricane for a couple of days before strong upper-level winds are likely to weaken or destroy it as it reaches the Caribbean I...


U.S. Border Patrol says it won't stop checking Canadian fishing vessels

The question of jurisdiction flared up recently after the Grand Manan Fishermen's Association said a Canadian vessel had been stopped by USA border patrol while...


Ghana marks World Environment Day

If the present trend continues, plastic in the sea will weigh more than all marine animals combined, with most of the pollution originating in emerging nations ...


Subtropical Storm Alberto heads toward Gulf of Mexico

We have a tropical storm watch and a storm surge watch in effect along the northern Gulf coast. Alberto was still struggling on Saturday, according to the hur...


Samsung halts the Oreo update for the Galaxy S7 lineup once again

While Galaxy A-series smartphones with Infinity Displays are already on sale, the Galaxy J6 will be Samsung's first budget smartphone to feature a "bezel-...


OnePlus 6 launched: features Snapdragon 845, OIS-enabled camera, glass-back

Let's now go over all that makes the OnePlus 6 special. With Advanced HDR, OnePlus' improved High Dynamic Range algorithm, the OnePlus 6 brings out shadows ...


What do you hear? 'Yanny' vs 'Laurel' dividing the internet

Most people not only hear just one, but also insist that it can't possibly be the other. Another denounced all Yanny-hearers: "I hear Laurel and everyone...


HTC planning a Blockchain-powered smartphone

HTC has not yet released a price tag for the Exodus , but the company did hint that it is considering accepting cryptocurrency payments once it becomes availab...


Facebook has deleted millions of spam posts and fake accounts

All in all the company removed 583 million fake accounts , although these were not all active at the same time. 21 million pieces of content depicting inappr...


Celebrate Overwatch's Two Year Anniversary Next Week

It has become a huge hit for Blizzard , attracting over 35 million players . All previously released loot boxes (like the previously released cosmetics) will ...