News > U.S.

Hurricane Michael roars across Florida Panhandle

8 days ago   |   By

PANAMA CITY, Fla. - Hurricane Michael, the strongest storm to hit Florida in a quarter century and the third-most powerful ever to strike the U.S. mainland, roared into the state's Gulf coast on Wednesday with tree-snapping winds and towering waves that flooded whole beach towns.Michael, whose...
Read more ...

 

Hurricane Michael 2018: Monster hurricane makes Florida landfall as Cat 4, NHC says; 1st death confirmed

8 days ago   |   By

Hurricane Michael made landfall Wednesday on the Florida Panhandle with potentially catastrophic winds of 155 mph.
Read more ...

 

Drone video of Panama City Beach after Hurricane Michael

Drone video of Panama City Beach after Hurricane Michael

8 days ago   |   By

Hurricane Michael becomes deadly storm
Read more ...

 

Scenes of Destruction as Hurricane Michael Accelerates Into Florida Coast, Catching Many by Surprise

8 days ago   |   By

After accelerating through the Gulf of Mexico over the past two days and slamming the coast of Florida Wednesday afternoon, making it the fiercest storm to hit the state since Hurricane Andrew in 1992, Hurricane Michael left a trail of destruction as it churned through Georgia. The Category 4 storm hit the Florida panhandle with winds registering up to 155 mph, just two mph short of Category 5 status, but enough to make it the third-most powerful storm ever to hit mainland U.S. There has been only one reported casualty, as of Wednesday evening. Nearly 500,000 people are without power...
Read more ...

 

Hurricane Michael claims 1st victim as it cuts swathe of destruction into Florida

8 days ago   |   By

A man was killed by a tree that crashed into his home in Gadsden County, Florida, on Wednesday, as hurricane Michael plowed into Alabama and Georgia leaving behind a path of destruction in the Panhandle.
Read more ...

 

After Category 4 landfall, Michael floods homes, shreds roofs and fuels outages in Panhandle

8 days ago   |   By

PANAMA CITY, Fla. - Ferocious Hurricane Michael roared ashore east of Panama City with pounding 155 mph winds and a devastating storm surge that flooded beachside towns, shredded roofs, left nearly a half-million people powerless in three states and killed at least one person. With the storm still raging across Georgia late Wednesday night and bound for the Carolinas, that toll of damage and death was expected to grow.
Read more ...

 

Recovery begins after storm makes landfall

Recovery begins after storm makes landfall

8 days ago   |   By

Supercharged by abnormally warm waters in the Gulf of Mexico, Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle with terrifying winds of 155 mph Wednesday, splintering homes and submerging neighborhoods.
Read more ...

 

Hurricane Michael damage: See the monster storm's aftermath in Panama City, Florida

8 days ago   |   By

After Hurricane Michael passed, a WFTV news crew toured the storm damage in Panama City. The crew encountered downed trees and power lines, damaged buildings and broken windows.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   U.S.      Weather      Florida      United-states      Us-world      Hurricane      Tropical-storm      Mexico      Cuba      Tropical-weather      Hurricane-michael      National      Digital-video      Ccg-video      Severe-weather      Storm-damage      Wind-damage  


2-year-old boy who captured hearts with his love of Christmas dies of cancer

2-year-old boy who captured hearts with his love of Christmas dies of cancer

A little boy with cancer who captured the hearts of many with his love of Christmas has died. Read more ...

Canada facing legal marijuana shortages less than week after being legalized

Canada facing legal marijuana shortages less than week after being legalized

The CBC reports cannabis supply will likely continue to be an issue as the demand skyrockets both in-store and online. Read more ...

Rihanna refused to play Super Bowl halftime show to support Colin Kaepernick

Rihanna refused to play Super Bowl halftime show to support Colin Kaepernick

Her decision is a powerful protest of the NFL. Read more ...

PETA to erect billboard in honor of cows killed in interstate crash

PETA to erect billboard in honor of cows killed in interstate crash

The cows were killed after a semi carrying nearly 100 cattle overturned. Read more ...

Mega Millions jackpot hits $1 billion mark ahead of Friday drawing

Mega Millions jackpot hits $1 billion mark ahead of Friday drawing

The Mega Millions jackpot might need to alter its name because the current amount is now at $1 billion. Read more ...

Model Karlie Kloss marries Jared Kushner's brother, Joshua

Model Karlie Kloss marries Jared Kushner's brother, Joshua

The recently married couple has managed to keep their relationship extremely private - in spite of Kloss's high-profile career and Kushner's close connection to the White House. Read more ...

If you win jackpot, here's what to do next

If you win jackpot, here's what to do next

Millions of people around the U.S. and the Triangle are likely thinking about how they would spend the $970 million up for grabs during Friday night's Mega Millions lottery... Read more ...

Justice Department demands ‘secret files' as feds open inquiry into priest...

Justice Department demands ‘secret files' as feds open inquiry into priest sex abuse

Federal prosecutors have opened an investigation into child sexual abuse by Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania. Read more ...

President Trump praises 'tough cookie' congressman who body-slammed reporter

President Trump praises 'tough cookie' congressman who body-slammed reporter

“Any guy that can do a body slam - he's my kind of guy,” Trump said to cheers and laughter from the crowd. Read more ...

Kristen Bell criticizes 'Snow White' for how it portrays consent

Kristen Bell criticizes 'Snow White' for how it portrays consent

The star says she encourages her daughters to question the stories they're reading. Read more ...