Trump cancels Poland trip to focus on Hurricane Dorian, sending Pence – media Trump had also planned a meeting during the trip with new Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
11:30, 30 August 2019
Record-breaking Hurricane Michael batters Florida Panhandle – media President Donald Trump declared a state of emergency for all of Florida, freeing up federal assistance to supplement state and local disaster responses.
12:19, 11 October 2018
Hurricane Florence: Life-threatening storm starts to lash Carolinas – BBC Wind speeds are only expected to weaken on Saturday as the storm moves slowly across land.
12:44, 14 September 2018
Hurricane Ophelia: Woman dies as storm hits Ireland <p>A woman in her 20s has been killed as the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia hit the British Isles, the BBC reports.</p>
16:40, 16 October 2017
Cat. 5 Hurricane Irma hits Caribbean islands with "unprecedented intensity," emergencies declared in U.S. <p>Maximum sustained winds are still at a devastating 185mph (295kph) and the hurricane continues to move in a west-north-westerly direction at 15mph (24kph), according to The Guardian.</p>
10:20, 06 September 2017
Reuters: Crude dips, gasoline spikes as floods knock out almost a quarter of U.S. refineries <p>Oil prices slid on Wednesday but gasoline spiked to its highest since mid-2015 as flooding and storm damage in the wake of Hurricane Harvey knocked out almost a quarter of U.S. refineries, crimping demand for crude but raising fears of fuel shortages, according to Reuters.</p>
08:55, 30 August 2017
Family of six counted among the dead as Harvey death toll rises to 14 – media <p>A family of six trying to escape the floodwaters produced by Harvey has been counted among the 14 victims who died in the historic storm, authorities said, Fox News reported.</p>
14:17, 29 August 2017
Reuters: Oil markets roiled as Hurricane Harvey hits U.S. petroleum industry <p>Oil markets were roiled on Monday after Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc along the U.S. Gulf coast over the weekend, knocking out numerous refineries and some crude production, according to Reuters.</p>
08:50, 28 August 2017