September 7, 2017

A trio of westward-bound hurricanes are churning in the Atlantic Ocean

Harvepino/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Three hurricanes are currently churning in the Atlantic Ocean, and they're all moving west.Hurricane Irma — a Category 5 storm — poses the […]
September 6, 2017

25 years later: How Florida buildings are better able to withstand Category 5 storms

Sun Sentinel/Getty Images(MIAMI) — Hurricane Andrew — the monster storm that hit South Miami in August, 1992 — showed just how shoddily many homes in the […]
September 5, 2017

Rainstorms are a ‘mixed blessing’ for thousands of firefighters battling California’s historic wildfires

@MelinaSardar/Twitter(LOS ANGELES) — Some residents in southern California are returning to their homes after a brief reprieve from the scorching heat.Los Angelenos spent their Labor Day […]
September 5, 2017

Several pedestrians struck by car at Philadelphia block party

WPVI-TV(PHILADELPHIA) — Several people were injured when a vehicle struck pedestrians gathered at a Labor Day block party in south Philadelphia on Monday, according to police. […]