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October 10, 2018

‘Monstrous’ storm barrels toward Florida as a Category 4 with 140 mph winds

iStock/Thinkstock(PANAMA CITY, Fla.) -- Hurricane Michael is now an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 with 140 mph winds, expected to make landfall on Wednesday afternoon with a storm surge up to 13 feet high. A Category 4 or 5 storm has never hit the Panhandle in recorded history. The National Weath..
October 10, 2018

Hurricane Michael to be worst storm Panhandle has seen in 100 years: Governor

iStock/Thinkstock(PANAMA CITY, Fla.) -- Hurricane Michael, a potentially catastrophic Category 4 storm, is nearing landfall along the Florida Panhandle with 145 mph winds. A Category 4 or 5 storm has never hit the Panhandle in recorded history. Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday called Michael the..
October 10, 2018

Woman removed from plane after boarding with ’emotional support’ squirrel

iStock/Thinkstock(ORLANDO, Fla.) -- Flying squirrels are a species, not a job description -- at least according to Frontier Airlines. The Orlando Police Department was forced to remove a woman from a Frontier Airlines plane Tuesday night after she tried to bring a squirrel on board, claiming it was ..
October 10, 2018

Mega Millions jackpot climbs over $500 million with no winner on Tuesday

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The Mega Millions jackpot climbed north of half a billion dollars after no one won the big prize in in Tuesday night's drawing. The winning numbers were 20-22-39-54-60 and a Mega Ball of 18. The next drawing will be Friday night for a prize of a $548 million -- th..