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31 killed in Carolinas due to Hurricane Florence

A tornado watch was issued for parts of North and South Carolina as emergency management officials also warned of the potential for dam failures and landslides. “This is an epic storm that is still continuing,” North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper said at a press conference. “This is a monumental disaster ... Read More »

‘Catastrophic’ Florence buffets US east coast

As Florence churned slowly towards the coasts of North and South Carolina as a Category 2 hurricane, federal and state officials issued final appeals to residents to get out of the path of the “once in a lifetime” weather system. “This storm will bring destruction,” North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper ... Read More »

Hurricane Florence weakens, but threat remains

Florence was located about 325 miles (520 km) east-southeast of Myrtle beach, South Carolina, with maximum sustained winds of 110 miles per hour (175 km per hour), the Miami, Florida-based weather forecaster said. The storm is moving toward the northwest at 17 mph (28 kph), the NHC said. The center of Florence will ... Read More »

US capital under state of emergency for Hurricane Florence

Mayor Muriel Bowser told a news conference the emergency was “effective immediately” and that the measure “ensures that we will have the resources we need to prepare for Florence.” More than a million coastal residents have been ordered to leave their homes ahead of the storm’s projected arrival on Thursday, ... Read More »

3 Most Famous Places To Visit in Florence

The seven famous church bells are ringing in Giotto’s tower, which is one of the three buildings that make up the impressive architectural ensemble known as Santa Maria del Fiore, the Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flowers, in Florence. The musical sound of these bells ringing throughout the city, ... Read More »