Hurricane

UNITED STATES - JULY 3: In this handout provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Hurricane Arthur continues to move up the U.S. East Coast on July 3, 2014. According to reports, Arthur will continue to strengthen and will reach a category two in strength prior to landfall as early as the evening on July 3. This image was taken by GOES East at 1945Z on July 3, 2014.  (Photo by NOAA via Getty Images)

Hurricane Preparedness Week: How to Get Your Family Ready

We are just days away from the start of hurricane season and Hurricane Preparedness Week aims to get families around the country ready in case of a disaster.

05/26/2015

The scene from a flooded Hoboken, N.J., one of many towns in New Jersey ravaged by Hurricane Sandy. (credit: Michael Bocchieri/Getty Images)

Hurricane-Prep Sales Tax Break Starts Monday in Virginia

Virginians who want to stock up on batteries, bottled water and other supplies for the hurricane season will get a tax break starting Monday.

05/23/2015

Hurricane (l) and Jordan (r), 6- and 5-year-old Belgian Maliois, are ready to go back to work after being involved in the latest White House fence jumping incident. (Photo credit: Secret Service)

White House Guard Dogs That Were Injured By White House Jumper Can Return To Duty

Secret Service K-9s Hurricane and Jordan were treated by a veterinarian for minor bruising. Court records show the suspect, 23-year-old Dominic Adesanya, was previously arrested at the White House in July.

10/23/2014

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.

10/17/2014

UNITED STATES - JULY 3: In this handout provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Hurricane Arthur continues to move up the U.S. East Coast on July 3, 2014. According to reports, Arthur will continue to strengthen and will reach a category two in strength prior to landfall as early as the evening on July 3. This image was taken by GOES East at 1945Z on July 3, 2014.  (Photo by NOAA via Getty Images)

Hurricane Arthur Strengthens to Category 2

Hurricane Arthur has strengthened into a Category 2 hurricane, with winds increasing to 100 mph as it nears the North Carolina coast.

07/03/2014

Satellite image provided by NASA of Hurricane Sandy. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

App Shows Va. Residents Dangers of Not Evacuating During Hurricane

A mobile application and website created by Old Dominion University is designed to encourage tourists and residents in Virginia to evacuate during a major hurricane.

07/03/2014

A plea for help appears on the roof of a home flooded in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, La., on Sept. 4, 2005. (Photo credit: ROBERT GALBRAITH/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: People Fear Male-Named Hurricanes More

Which scares you more: Hurricane Victor or Hurricane Victoria?

06/02/2014

File photo of  former American boxer and justice campaigner Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter. (credit: Michael Bradley/Getty Images)

Boxer Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter Dies At 76

Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday. He was 76.

04/20/2014

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The World’s Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented Them

There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.

04/04/2014

Satellite image provided by NASA of Hurricane Sandy. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

NOAA Trims Forecast for Busy Atlantic Hurricane Season

This Atlantic hurricane season may not be quite as busy as federal forecasters once thought, but they still warn of an unusually active and potentially dangerous few months to come.

08/08/2013

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