Atlantic Ocean

Hurricane Gonzalo is predicted to batter Bermuda for several hours. It made landfall on the island as a Category 2 storm with top winds of 110 mph.(Image courtesy NOAA/NHC)

Center Of Hurricane Gonzalo Slams Bermuda

Strong winds damaged part of the roof at Bermuda’s main hospital and caused water damage in the new intensive care unit; forecasters warn of severe flooding.


U.S. Coast Guard Boat (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Search For Pilot Who Crashed Off Va. Shore Halted

The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a pilot who lost consciousness and crashed a small airplane into the Atlantic Ocean off the Virginia shore.


Although not disclosing the cause for the Navy’s change of plans, Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari announced through the semi-state run Fars News Agency that the country now plans to send an additional fleet of warships to the Atlantic.   (Photo credit STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Iran Changes Atlantic Ocean Naval Mission, Calls Back Warship Flotilla

The Iranian Navy announced a change of plans for its 29th flotilla of warships, with the Iranian Navy Commander calling back the naval group before it could start its voyage to the Atlantic Ocean.


Members of the Philippine Coast Guard are preparing for Supertyphoon Haiyan. (JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Superstorm’ Aims For Philippines

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – The strongest storm in the world is bearing down on the Philippines. Supertyphoon Haiyan has top sustained winds of 175 miles per hour, according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center. To put […]


NASA (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

NASA Launches Drones From Va. To Study Storms

NASA is using former military surveillance drones to help study how tropical storms intensify.


File photo of President Barack Obama. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Returning To Martha’s Vineyard For Vacation

The first summer vacation of President Barack Obama’s second term is taking him back to Martha’s Vineyard, resuming his White House tradition of an August break on the well-heeled Massachusetts island he avoided during last year’s re-election campaign.


The first drone launched from a naval aircraft carrier. (credit: U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kevin J. Steinberg/Released)

Navy Launches First Drone From Aircraft Carrier

The U.S. Navy says it has successfully launched an unmanned aircraft from the deck of an aircraft carrier.


Hurricane Sandy has caused a tree to fall on homes along Nebraska Ave. (credit: Matt Del Signore/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

UPDATE: Sandy Causes Death, Flooding and Massive Power Outages

Floodwaters surged into seaboard communities in Maryland and Delaware as former Hurricane Sandy crashed ashore on the mid-Atlantic coast, and residents feared the worst was yet to come as the huge, violent storm headed inland.