Dorian Shifts Northeast, Now Aimed at the Carolinas and Georgia

Dorian Shifts Northeast, Now Aimed at the Carolinas and Georgia

Hurricane Dorian bore down on the northwestern Bahamas as a Cat-4 storm Saturday, as new projections curved upward enough to spare Florida a direct hit while still threatening it with powerful winds and storm surge. Forecasters Saturday said the ever-strengthening Dorian is expected to move up the Southeast coastline, staying just offshore of Florida and […]

Florence Punishes Carolinas with Rain, Flooding, 8 Dead

Florence Punishes Carolinas with Rain, Flooding, 8 Dead

Florence Punishes Carolinas with Rain, Flooding, 8 Dead Florence dumped huge amounts of rain on North and South Carolina as it blew inland Saturday, triggering dangerous flooding, knocking out power in nearly 900,000 homes and businesses, and causing at least 8 deaths so far. Florence’s intensity has diminished since it roared ashore along the US […]

Hurricane Florence Will Not ‘Move the Needle’ on US Economy

Hurricane Florence Will Not ‘Move the Needle’ on US Economy

Hurricane Florence Will Not ‘Move the Needle’ on US Economy $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross predicts that Hurricane Florence will not be devastating to the overall US economic, despite any financial damage to North and South Carolina. “Overall, it’s not going to move the national economy,” Ross said Thursday while touring […]

Hurricane Florence from the International Space Station

Hurricane Florence from the International Space Station

Hurricane Florence from the International Space Station Hurricane Florence is predicted to slam into the US East Coast as an “extremely dangerous major hurricane” overnight Thursday. The storm may stall over South Carolina and North Carolina, dump several feet of rain, and trigger widespread floods. A camera aboard the International Space Station recorded video of Hurricane Florence Wednesday morning, […]