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A map from the National Weather Service that illustrates the expected precipitation across the United States on Friday.

A massive storm is set to hit the East Coast later this week, and it could snarl Christmas travel

The storm will likely delay flights and highway flooding, and may lead to some neighborhoods losing power.

A ‘mammoth’ storm in North Carolina has knocked out power for more than 300,000, and officials are warning there’s more to come

A massive storm is pelting southern states with freezing rain, snow, and ice, causing over 300,000 power outages across the Carolinas and Virginia.
Chick's homes withstood high winds during Hurricane Michael.

How to hurricane-proof your home, according to an architect who designs homes that could withstand Category 4 hurricanes

Florida architect Geoff Chick has built numerous hurricane-resistant homes in the Gulf of Mexico
Sand Palace before Hurricane Michael

A Florida home called ‘Sand Palace’ survived Hurricane Michael while everything was flattened around it. Here’s why.

Hurricane Michael obliterated nearly every structure along the coast of Mexico Beach, Florida — except for a few shoddy foundations and one pristine home, known to its owners as Sand Palace.
Panama City resident Kathy Coy stands among the rubble after her home was destroyed by Hurricane Michael.

Before-and-after photos show Hurricane Michael’s catastrophic destruction in Florida

Hurricane Michael has been downgraded to a tropical storm, but it has already wreaked havoc along the Gulf Coast, killing at least two people and leaving hundreds of thousands without power.

‘It was a really brutal, grueling experience’: A reporter describes what it was like on the ground at the height of Hurricane FlorenceR...

Our reporters describe what it was like covering Hurricane Florence from the ground in Jacksonville, North Carolina as the flood waters rose around them — after spending 10 hours embedded with a Marine unit.
A volunteer worker rescues a child and her family during Hurricane Florence.

Hurricane Florence has brought torrential rain, wind, and floods to the Carolinas. Here’s how you can help the victims.

We've compiled a list of reputable organizations that are assisting in relief efforts for Hurricane Florence, from local pet shelters to national humanitarian organizations.
A metering rule is placed beside hailstones after a hail storm hit the city of Zurich July 1, 2012.

Volkswagen blasted unproven ‘hail cannons’ at the sky to prevent storms, and farmers are accusing them of causing drought

A Volkswagen plant in Puebla, Mexico, has incurred the wrath of nearby farmers who say that by firing "hail cannons" that fire shockwaves into the sky to theoretically prevent hail from forming, the automaker is causing a drought. But do hail cannons work?

Airlines cancel more than 2,400 flights as nor’easter slams the East Coast

A late winter Nor'easter brought a mix of snow, rain, and wind to the US East Coast forcing airports to issue ground stops and airlines to cancel flights.
Ice from the breath of Gail Davis forms around her face as she exercises by walking outside in Minneapolis, January 8, 2014

Videos show a powerful winter storm that wreaked havoc across Europe

At least eight have died from chaos caused by winds reaching up to 140 kph (87 mph).