Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «florida»

18 September, 2017 12:44 AM Hurricane Maria threatens weary Caribbean with more destruction

STORM-MARIA/ (UPDATE 4, PIX):UPDATE 4-Hurricane Maria threatens weary Caribbean with more destruction Sept 17 (Reuters) - A second powerful storm in as many weeks was bearing down on a string of battered Caribbean islands, with forecasters saying that Maria had strengthened into a hurricane on Sunday and would intensify before hitting the Leeward Islands 36

10 September, 2017 1:08 PM Irma's Spiral Bands Thrashing Florida, Its Dangerous Brunt Targeting The Keys To Tampa

Irma is likely to be among the worst hurricanes in Florida history. Large and extremely powerful, Hurricane Irma is sweeping toward Florida, its rainbands and strong winds slamming the Keys and southern peninsula with hurricane-force winds. The storm, which strengthened to Category 4 intensity early Sunday, is likely to be among the worst hurricanes 45

9 September, 2017 2:42 AM Hurricane Irma Will Batter Florida And 'Devastate The United States,' Officials Warn

Officials in Georgia and the Carolinas - where heavy rains and flooding are expected early next week - have declared emergencies. Hurricane Irma continues to hurtle toward Florida's doorstep, threatening to ravage the state with destruction not seen in a generation. As the weather forecasts and warnings from officials grew increasingly dire, hundreds 66

9 September, 2017 2:04 AM Irma lashes Bahamas and Cuba on a path toward Florida

STORM-IRMA/ (WRAPUP 7, PIX, TV):WRAPUP 7-Irma lashes Bahamas and Cuba on a path toward Florida HAVANA, Sept 8 (Reuters) - Hurricane Irma lashed Cuba and the Bahamas as it drove toward Florida on Friday after hitting the eastern Caribbean with its devastatingly high winds, killing 21 people and leaving catastrophic destruction in its wake. As Irma, one of the most powerful 31

8 September, 2017 1:02 PM Hurricane Irma will devastate part of United States -official

The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency said on Friday Hurricane Irma will devastate part of the United States and that U.S. officials are preparing a massive response to the storm. With Irma set to hit Florida as early as Saturday, FEMA Administrator Brock Long warned at a news conference that parts of Florida would be out of electricity 27

7 September, 2017 11:28 AM Hurricane Irma toll hits 10, increasing threat for Florida

SAN JUAN: Fearsome Hurricane Irma left at least 10 dead and thousands homeless amid a swathe of smashed buildings and uprooted trees, cutting a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean on Thursday on a track that could lead to a catastrophic strike on Florida. The most potent Atlantic Ocean hurricane ever, Irma weakened only slightly Thursday 39

7 September, 2017 6:09 AM Hurricane Irma thrashes several Caribbean islands; Florida braces for strike

Hurricane Irma howled past Puerto Rico after thrashing many Caribbean islands with tree-snapping winds and is now on its way to strike Florida. Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in a century, howled past Puerto Rico on Wednesday after thrashing several smaller Caribbean islands with tree-snapping winds, drenching rains and pounding 34

7 September, 2017 2:15 AM Irma lashes at Puerto Rico, leaves tiny Barbuda devastated

Hurricane Irma lashed Puerto Rico with heavy rain and powerful winds Wednesday night, leaving nearly 900,000 people without power. Nearly every building on the island of Barbuda was damaged and about 60 percent of the island's roughly 1,400 people were left homeless. SAN JUAN: Hurricane Irma lashed Puerto Rico with heavy rain and powerful winds Wednesday 132

6 September, 2017 6:05 PM T20I: Virat Kohli Guides India To Sweep Series 9-0 Across Formats vs Sri Lanka

Skipper Virat Kohli scored a brilliant 82 off 54 balls as India won the lone T20I match comfortably by seven wickets on Wednesday. With four balls to spare Manish Pandey (51*) hit the winning runs as India whitewashed Sri Lanka 9-0 across all-formats in a single series. It was the first time that an Indian cricket team registered an all-win record across 36

6 September, 2017 5:13 PM The Latest: Airlines charging Irma evacuees sky-high prices

Florida law prohibits extreme price hikes for commodities such as food, water, hotels and lumber in the event of a potentially catastrophic storm like Hurricane Irma. But Florida law doesn’t cover airlines tickets — that’s up to federal regulators. And some people are shocked at what they call sky-high price-gouging. Steve MacQueen was shocked to learn 34