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  1. hello again
    Naturally We’re Having ‘Zombie’ Storms NowRemember Hurricane Paulette? Yeah, she’s back.
  2. natural disasters
    We Already Ran Out of Hurricane Names for 2020After running through all of the preapproved storm names, meteorologists are now using the Greek alphabet, which has only happened once before.
  3. extreme weather
    The 2020 Hurricane Season Is Officially Out of NamesThe record-breaking hurricane season has forced meteorologists to use the Greek alphabet to name storms for only the second time in history.
  4. hurricane laura
    Hurricane Laura Batters Louisiana: UpdatesA chlorine-production plant near Lake Charles, Louisiana, has caught fire in the storm’s aftermath.
  5. natural distasters
    Texas and Louisiana Are Bracing for a Deadly Storm SurgeHurricane Laura — one of the most powerful storms to ever hit the U.S. — made landfall early Thursday morning.
  6. laura and marco
    Two Hurricanes Could Hit the Gulf Coast Within 48 Hours This WeekWhat we know about the storms Laura and Marco, which are expected to make landfall between Mississippi and east Texas this week.
  7. coronavirus
    The Pandemic and Natural Disasters Are Colliding AgainIsaias in the east and the Apple fire in California reveal the potential for disaster, as the pandemic, fire season, and hurricane season all line up.
  8. climate change
    Republican-led States Want Disaster Aid Without Having to Address Climate ChangeAs states ignore climate change — but seek funding to limit its damage — the region is expected to bear the brunt of rising sea levels in the U.S.
  9. weather
    Everything We Know About Hurricane DorianAfter devastating the Bahamas, the Category 2 storm is moving up the East Coast, pounding the Carolinas with heavy rain and strong winds.
  10. hurricanes
    Everything We Know About Hurricane DorianIt could be the strongest storm in Florida since Hurricane Andrew in 1992.
  11. tropical storm florence
    Florence Likely to Hit East Coast as Major Hurricane This WeekThe governor of North Carolina has already declared a state of emergency ahead of the storm.
  12. Ex-Hurricane Ophelia Still Wallops IrelandThe most powerful storm to ever form this far northeast in the Atlantic is now a post-tropical storm that’s packing powerful wind gusts.
  13. I Met the President of Virgin Islands, Says Trump, President of Virgin IslandsNo wonder Trump liked him so much.
  14. How Climate Change Is Creating More Powerful HurricanesThe looming threat of warming oceans is becoming hard to ignore.
  15. hurricane maria
    How You Can Help Puerto Rico After Hurricane MariaWays to donate and volunteer in the wake of a disaster.
  16. extreme weather
    Hurricane Maria Headed for Caribbean, Jose to Skirt Northeast CoastThe U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico could be facing another major hurricane by the middle of the week.
  17. extreme weather
    Hurricane Jose May Brush Northeast, New Storm Threatens Irma-Devastated IslandsThis year’s overactive hurricane season isn’t finished.
  18. Why Are All These Reporters Standing Outside in the Middle of Hurricanes?Is it worth the ratings?
  19. Scenes From Irma’s Path of Destruction, From the Caribbean to FloridaStreets are still under water in parts of Florida, and millions are without power.
  20. hurricane harvey
    How You Can Help Hurricane Harvey VictimsEasy ways to help those affected by the catastrophic storm.
  21. Harvey Upgraded to Category 4 Storm With ‘Catastrophic’ Rainfall Up to 40 InchesThe storm could hit Texas with winds of 125 miles per hour and cause potentially “devastating floods.”
  22. There’s a Chance Hurricane Matthew Could Be Headed for the East Coast Next WeekThe Category 1 storm is currently in the Caribbean Sea.
  23. Today in Doomsday: Alex Becomes First January Hurricane in Almost 80 YearsThe end is nigh.
  24. Are People Really Less Afraid of Female Hurricanes?A study with an interesting premise, but some serious flaws.
  25. talking about the weather
    Why You Shouldn’t Care About Hurricane Forecasts“It certainly doesn’t mean anything to a coastal resident.”
  26. Grub Guide
    Five Places in Philadelphia Where the Good Times Are Rolling For Mardi GrasLive it up with the Fat Tuesday inspired specials at these bars and restaurants.
  27. frankenstorm street style
    Hurricane Sandy No Longer an Excuse for Dressing Down, ApparentlyBill Cunningham’s still out and about.
  28. Beer Me
    Sandy’s Wrath a Logistical Nightmare For Mega Beer DistributorNo power means no beer.
  29. Stormy Weather
    Where to Eat, Drink, and Cure Your Cabin Fever in the Wake of FrankenstormIf you’re reading this, surely you’ve survived the worst that Sandy dished out.
  30. Stormy Weather
    Frankenstrom Shuts Down the City, But Federal Donuts Is Open [UPDATED]Though the Frankenstorm is upon us, there’s still coffee, beer, donuts, pizza and more available.
  31. Foodievents
    Where to Let the Good Times RollWhere to live large for Fat Tuesday.
  32. In Season
    The Nation Is Facing a Serious Pumpkin Predicament!Flooding in the northeast, drought in the Midwest, and cool temps on the West Coast have all but wiped out this fall’s pumpkin harvest.
  33. Salvation By Waffles
    FEMA Uses Waffle House Index to Measure Hurricane SeverityDoes Michelle Obama know about this?
  34. Mediavore
    Bay State Residents Love Their Wine; National Guard Brings Food to VermontPlus cicada ice cream and more, all in our morning news round-up.
  35. Hurricanes
    At Least It’s A Tiny StateTwo thousand Rhode Island restaurants need to be inspected post-Irene.
  36. Personalities
    When Giada Cancels, Dante Saves the DayHurricane Irene thwarted Giada’s plans.
  37. Grub Maps
    Where to Actually Drink a Hurricane This Weekend (With a Map!)When life throws you natural disasters, you might as well have a drink.
  38. Personalities
    Hurricane Be Damned, Giada’s Coming to Town!Visit her in the North End, or make her food in the safety of your own home.
  39. Mediavore
    JP Election Centers Around Whole Foods Feud; Moderate Wine Intake Leads to LessPlus hurricane safety tips and more, all in our morning news round-up.
  40. hurricanes
    Category Two Hurricane Irene Could Hit Category Four, the CarolinasIt could be a long week on the southern coast.
  41. weather
    Obama Declares Earl an Emergency in North CarolinaDepartment of Homeland Security and FEMA take over.
  42. weather
    Just How Badly Is Hurricane Earl Going to Mess Up Your Labor Day Plans?Probably pretty badly.
  43. weather
    East Coast, Meet Hurricane EarlYou guys are set to get very close.
  44. inclement weather
    Hurricanes Starting Early in Gulf of Mexico This YearCongratulations, Gulf!
  45. cleaning up
    Hurricane Season Is Only Going to Cause More Problems for BPOil could result in “storm surge.”
  46. Fat Tuesday
    Mardi Gras Reaches Rush StreetNew Orleans drink specials and masked bead throwers will come to Culver.
  47. vulture picture palace
    Here Comes the Story of the Hurricane, Says Filmmaker Paola MendozaMendoza visits her Colombian grandmother as she deals with the wreckage of her Mississippi home following Katrina.