The Cape Verde Islands were under a hurricane warning Monday night as Hurricane Fred lashed the eastern Atlantic chain, bringing 75-mph winds and heavy rains, according to the National Hurricane Center.
Rescue crews jumped off boats and trudged through mud, rocks and uprooted trees Saturday to reach communities cut off by a tropical storm that killed at least 20 people and left nearly 50 missing in the eastern Caribbean…
PHOTO STORY: A mandatory evacuation order is in effect for people living in flood-prone areas near New Port Richey following heavy rain over the weekend. Emergency management officials are also continuing to monitor the situation in low-lying parts of Tampa.
As Americans prepare to celebrate the Fourth of July, East Coast residents are eyeing a storm that could become a hurricane and dampen their holiday fun. Find out all you need to know about these destructive storms.