Trump suggested nuking hurricanes, report claims

World / Politics Aug 26, 2019

Trump suggested nuking hurricanes, report claims

President Donald Trump suggested dropping nuclear bombs on hurricanes before they made landfall in the United States, Axios reported Sunday. During a hurricane briefing, Trump asked if it were possible to disrupt hurricanes forming off the coast of Africa by dropping a nuclear bomb in ...

Flooded Mississippi a threat as hurricane season heats up

World Aug 15, 2019

Flooded Mississippi a threat as hurricane season heats up

The river that drains much of the flood-soaked United States is still running higher than normal, menacing New Orleans in multiple ways just as the hurricane season intensifies. For months now, a massive volume of water has been pushing against the levees keeping a city ...

Sunwolves squander big lead in loss to Hurricanes

Rugby Apr 19, 2019

Sunwolves squander big lead in loss to Hurricanes

The Sunwolves wasted some golden opportunities and failed to win their first night game at Prince Chichibu Memorial Rugby Ground, falling 29-23 to the Hurricanes in Super Rugby on Friday. The teams went into the changing rooms with the Sunwolves leading the side from Wellington, ...

Category 3 Hurricane Willa makes landfall on Mexico's Sinaloa coast

World Oct 24, 2018

Category 3 Hurricane Willa makes landfall on Mexico's Sinaloa coast

Hurricane Willa swept onto Mexico's Pacific mainland with 120 mph (195 kph) winds Tuesday night, hitting an area of fishing villages and farms after roaring over an offshore penal colony. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said the dangerous Category 3 storm hit near the town ...

Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina

World Sep 14, 2018

Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina

Hurricane Florence made landfall in North Carolina early Friday, pushing a life-threatening storm surge of floodwater miles inland and ripping apart buildings with screaming wind and pelting rain. More than 60 people had to be pulled from a collapsing motel at the height of the ...