Hurricane

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Sunday Sitdown: Worcester Police Officer and Hurricane Maria safety volunteer David M. Rojas

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Paula J. Owen Correspondent @PaulaOwenTG WORCESTER – Worcester Police Officer David M. Rojas, who patrolled Main South for eight years on the night shift and is now part of the Mounted Patrol Unit, jumped ...
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Virgin Islands get post-hurricane help from NJ first responders

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CLOSE A season of storms: A look at the Virgin Islands and its recovery from Hurricanes Irma and Maria through the eyes of USA TODAY's Fredreka Schouten, a native of the United States Virgin Islands. USA ...
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'Chainsaw nun' who helped Hurricane Irma cleanup honored by Miami Heat

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The chainsaw-wielding nun who was featured in a viral video cleaning up debris after Hurricane Irma was honored for her efforts Friday by her hometown basketball team. CHAINSAW-WIELDING NUN CLEANS UP HURRICANE ...
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Brevard group still cleaning up after Hurricane Irma

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Cleanup efforts continue along the Brevard County coastline two months after Hurricane Irma. Brevard group still cleaning up after Hurricane Irma Keep Brevard Beautiful has collected 10,000 pounds of trash ...
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Dale Jr. reflects on Hurricane Irma’s impact on Florida Keys

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HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. got a firsthand look at Hurricane Irma’s destruction when he made the drive from Key West to Homestead this week. Displaced residents. Damaged homes. Downed trees. ...
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Dale Jr. reflects on Hurricane Irma's impact on Florida Keys

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HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. got a firsthand look at Hurricane Irma's destruction when he made the drive from Key West to Homestead this week.Displaced residents. Damaged homes. Downed trees. ...
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NASA launches a new powerful weather forecasting and hurricane tracking satellite

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The Delta II rocket carrying a new 1.4 billion euro weather satellite has blasted off from the Vandenberg Air Force Base on the Californian coast. The Joint Polar Satellite System 1, a collaboration between ...
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More money needed in emergency aid requests for hurricane recovery relief

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Will the once glowing reports of quick action from President Trump and the federal government fall by the wayside as the latest emergency aid request for hurricane relief (the third since August) move ...
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He said Miami Hurricanes win big. I said they win bigger.

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Jerry Ratcliffe, who covers University of Virginia football for the Daily Progress in Charlottesville, asked me three questions about the Miami Hurricanes. I asked three of my own regarding the Cavaliers. ...
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Top line fuels Hurricanes ahead of clash with Sabres (Nov 18, 2017)

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A line that’s been clicking recently just might help the Carolina Hurricanes escape from the bottom of their division. Behind Sebastian Aho, Jordan Staal and Teuvo Teravainen, Carolina goes for its fourth ...
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Virgin Islands get hurricane repair help from NJ first responders

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CLOSE A season of storms: A look at the Virgin Islands and its recovery from Hurricanes Irma and Maria through the eyes of USA TODAY's Fredreka Schouten, a native of the United States Virgin Islands. USA ...
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Smith College offering free semester to students affected by Hurricane Maria

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NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) – Smith College is offering to fully-fund a semester of study to students enrolled at the University of Puerto Rico for the Spring 2018 semester. This is the college’s effort ...
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Holyoke school to donate heritage event proceeds to Hurricane Maria victims

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HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Kelly School in Holyoke held their annual Puerto Rico Heritage Event Friday night, but this year it’s purpose is to raise money for those affected by Hurricane Maria. Event ...
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From the Cold War to hurricanes: The evolution of space satellites

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The Soviet Union astounded the world on October 4, 1957 by launching Sputnik 1, the first artificial satellite, into space to measure the density of the atmosphere. Today, nearly 1,500 satellites are orbiting ...
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Head of Puerto Rico's electric utility resigns amid questions about slow repairs in hurricane's wake

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The majority of Puerto Rico is still without power following two hurricanes. On Nov. 13, Gov. Ricardo Rossello said his "main focus is to restore the energy grid." (Reuters) The executive director of the ...
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Hurricane Harvey beach shorts?...

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Michelle Homer , KHOU 6:24 PM. CST November 17, 2017 These Hurricane Harvey beach shorts are being sold at Amazon.com  Talk about tacky and tasteless. A third-party seller was offering Hurricane Harvey ...
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Nebraskans deploy to U.S. Virgin Islands for Hurricane relief

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Nebraskans deploy to U.S. Virgin Islands for Hurricane relief Updated: 5:24 PM CST Nov 17, 2017 Hide Transcript Show Transcript WEBVTT TV NEWSWATCH 7'S ALEX ALECCIREPORTS.>> THE ISLANDS TOOK A TOUGHHITCH.ALEX: ...
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White House's hurricane recovery funding plan meets bipartisan backlash

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... hurricanes that hit the United States this...  ...
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White House Seeks $44B in Hurricane Aid From Congress

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WASHINGTON —  The White House on Friday said it had asked Congress for $44 billion in supplemental disaster assistance to help those affected by the recent hurricanes that hit Puerto Rico, Texas, Florida ...
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No, Miami Hurricane Supporters Aren't Bandwagon Fans

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The University of Miami Hurricanes are back on top of the college football world, and their return to dominance has, predictably, brought back the haters. A very wise man once said that with great power ...
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Virginia can play spoiler to Hurricanes undefeated season

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CORAL GABLES, Fla. - Virginia has ruined parties for Miami before.    Take 2007, for example. Miami was ending its 70-year stay at the Orange Bowl and Virginia was the opponent. The Hurricanes blared "We ...
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White House seeks $44 billion hurricane aid, far short of requests

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House on Friday said it had asked Congress for $44 billion in supplemental disaster assistance to help those hurt by recent hurricanes that hit Puerto Rico, Texas, Florida ...
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Trinity Lutheran students help with Hurricane Harvey cleanup

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After Hurricane Harvey hit the Houston area in late August, Faith Lutheran Middle & High School did more than just raise $28,000 for recovery funds in two weeks. The school sent 29 students and six ...
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Puerto Rico Utility Head Resigns After Slow Hurricane Maria Response

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NEW YORK —  The head of Puerto Rico's indebted utility has resigned following criticism of the slow restoration of power to the island after Hurricane Maria, the U.S. territory's governor said. Ricardo ...
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UPDATE 4-Puerto Rico utility head resigns after slow Hurricane Maria response

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NEW YORK (Reuters) - The head of Puerto Rico’s indebted utility has resigned following criticism of the slow restoration of power to the island after Hurricane Maria, the U.S. territory’s governor said. ...
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What's the Difference Between Financial Instability and Getting Hit by a Hurricane?

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On this Motley Fool Answers episode, Robert Brokamp is on his own to interview Rachel Schneider, a senior VP at the Center for Financial Services Innovation, and professor Jonathan Morduch, who teaches ...
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Miami Hurricanes Turnover Chain Inspires New J. Wakefield Beer

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The Miami Hurricanes' improbable 9-0 start to the season and their subsequent rise to the third spot in the college football playoff rankings has their supporters drunk with excitement. Well, not literally ...
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Puerto Rico utility head resigns after slow Hurricane Maria response

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NEW YORK (Reuters) - The head of Puerto Rico’s indebted utility has resigned following criticism of the slow restoration of power to the island after Hurricane Maria, the U.S. territory’s governor said. ...
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White House seeks $44 billion in hurricane aid from U.S. Congress

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2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Cars drive under a partially collapsed utility pole, after the island was hit by Hurricane Maria in September, in Naguabo 2/2 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House on Friday ...
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Trump's $44B hurricane relief request ripped as too small

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WASHINGTON — The White House Friday sent Congress a $44 billion disaster aid request that’s already under attack from lawmakers from hurricane-hit regions as way too small. The request, President Trump’s ...
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Charlie the service dog drops puck at New York Islanders, Carolina Hurricanes game

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Nov. 17 (UPI) -- A military service dog named Charlie dropped the puck Thursday before the Carolina Hurricanes and New York Islanders game. "Joining us for tonight's ceremonial puck drop, please welcome ...
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Hurricane-battered Arecibo telescope will keep studying the skies

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Many scientists are celebrating news that the Arecibo Observatory will remain operational, after suffering from damage when Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico. (Taylor Turner/The Washington Post) After ...
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Holiday travel update to hurricane ravag

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Holiday travel update to hurricane ravag  ...
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Trump sends new $44 billion request for hurricane relief

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... from Hurricane Harvey August 28, 2017 (Photo by...  ...
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White House seeks another $44 billion in hurricane aid

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Friday it had it asked Congress for $44 billion in supplemental disaster assistance to help those affected by recent hurricanes that hit Puerto Rico, Texas, ...
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Shares of Shoe Carnival Soar 28% After 3rd-Quarter Results Trump Hurricane Headwinds

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What happened? Shares of Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL), a leading retailer of family footwear with brand names and private label merchandise, are soaring 28% as of 11:30 a.m. EST Friday after the company ...
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Unemployment drops as Florida recovers from Hurricane Irma

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida's unemployment continues to drop as the state regains jobs it lost after Hurricane Irma. State officials announced Friday that the unemployment rate was 3.6 percent in October, ...
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Watch: NASA uses dust, salt, and smoke to visualize the 2017 hurricane season

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Hurricanes can be hundreds of miles across, with winds whipping fast enough to rival tornadoes. They can sweep across thousands of miles of ocean before winding down. All this commotion churns up the ocean ...
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Watch as 150-pound turtle injured during Hurricane Irma is released back to the ocean

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Drifter is finally home. The 150-pound Loggerhead sea turtle — which was injured after Hurricane Irma — was released Thursday into the waters off Sunset Key near Key West. The turtle was taken to Key West's ...
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Boychuk's go-ahead goal helps Islanders beat Hurricanes 6-4

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NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Islanders scored six goals again. They had a dominant third period to pull out another win and remained one of two NHL teams without a regulation loss at home.Still, coach ...
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White House plans to seek another $45 billion in US hurricane aid as money quickly runs out

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Soldiers of Puerto Rico's national guard distribute relief items to people, after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in San Juan, Puerto Rico September 24, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez TPX IMAGES OF THE DAYThe ...
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Islanders scores 3 goals in third, rally to beat Hurricanes, 6-4

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Johnny Boychuk scored the tiebreaking goal on a slap shot with 4:25 remaining and the New York Islanders rallied to beat the Carolina Hurricanes 6-4 Thursday night. Mathew Barzal had a goal and two assists, ...
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White House plans to ask for another $45 billion for hurricane relief

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National Guard Soldiers arrive at Barrio Obrero in Santurce to distribute water and food among those affected by the passage of Hurricane Maria, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Sept. 24, 2017. Carlos Giusti/AP ...
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White House plans to seek another $45 billion in U.S. hurricane aid

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House plans to ask the U.S. Congress on Friday for about $45 billion in additional aid for disaster relief to cover damage from hurricanes that struck Puerto Rico, Texas ...
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Islanders blow lead, then rally to beat Hurricanes

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The Islanders' Johnny Boychuk celebrates a goal against the Hurricanes with teammate Casey Cizikas at Barclays Center on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac The Islanders started strong, ...
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Toms River to provide hurricane relief for Beaumont, Texas

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CLOSE Local restaurateur Joe Leone Introna helped organized a Hurricane Harvey aid drive that sent 218,000 bottles of water to Texas, where drinkable water was difficult to find. Video courtesy of Joe ...
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College Football Betting Odds: Miami Hurricanes Heavy Favorites To Beat Virginia

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The Miami Hurricanes will be looking to extend the nation’s longest current win streak to 15 games when they host the Virginia Cavaliers in a clash of ACC rivals this weekend as 19-point favorites on the ...
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White House plans to seek another $45 billion in hurricane aid

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House plans to ask the U.S. Congress on Friday for about $45 billion in additional aid for disaster relief to cover damage from hurricanes that struck Puerto Rico, Texas ...
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Groups bring Thanksgiving in a basket to Hurricane Maria's victims

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Thanksgiving won't be the same for the thousands of families who have come here from Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Maria. One local business is doubling their efforts, putting together this year's Basket ...
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Watch as Loggerhead turtle injured during Hurricane Irma is released into the wild

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Drifter is finally home. The 150-pound Loggerhead sea turtle — which was injured after Hurricane Irma — was released Thursday into the waters off Sunset Key near Key West. The turtle was taken to Key West's ...
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