Irma Strengthens Into Category 5 Hurricane, Nears CaribbeanHurricane Irma grew into a dangerous Category 5 storm, the most powerful seen in the Atlantic in over a decade, and roared toward islands in the northeast Caribbean Tuesday on a path that could eventually take it to the United States.
Eastern Caribbean Battens Down As Hurricane Irma ApproachesAuthorities on the islands of the northeast Caribbean are urging residents to prepare for Hurricane Irma, a Category 3 storm that grew stronger Monday and will likely begin buffeting the region Tuesday.
Powerful Hurricane Slams Into Mexican Tourist AreaResidents and tourists hunkered down in shelters and hotel conference rooms overnight as a powerful and sprawling Hurricane Odile made landfall on the southern Baja California peninsula in Mexico.
Gulf Coast Braces For Tropical Storm Karen
Hurricane Preparedness Week: What’s In Your Inventory?This week marks "Hurricane Preparedness Week" and officials want to encourage residents to have items, a plan as well as common sense when it comes to preparing for a hurricane.
Christie Backs Okla. Aid, Blunting Talk Of Payback New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, whose own state was beset by a major storm last year and then by squabbling in Congress over disaster aid, said Wednesday that Oklahoma's tornado victims deserve "swift and immediate" help, and federal lawmakers have said they are likely to get it.