Reporter gasps after Trump tells storm victim to ‘have a good time’

Add Hurricane Florence as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Hurricane Florence news, video , and analysis from ABC News. "You did a good job", Trump said, referring to the boy's mother before taking a picture with the boy. More..

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NASA's TESS Shares First Science Image in Hunt to Find New Worlds
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

NASA's TESS Shares First Science Image in Hunt to Find New Worlds

The first official image can be considered Large and the Small Magellanic Cloud, striking Beta in the constellation of the Crane and the red giant R Golden fish. TESS is picking up the exoplanet-hunting mantle ...More..

President Trump to visit Cherry Point as part of Florence tour
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

President Trump to visit Cherry Point as part of Florence tour

The death toll from Hurricane Florence has reached 32 while the rivers in the Carolinas continue to rise from the record-breaking storm . By Tuesday afternoon, it had topped 60 feet - and it still hasn't c...More..

Trump to visit flooded North Carolina in aftermath of Hurricane Florence
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Trump to visit flooded North Carolina in aftermath of Hurricane Florence

Kenny Babb retrieves a paddle that floated away on his flooded property as the Little River continues to rise in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence in Linden, N.C. "There's too much going on", he said. Wi...More..

SpaceX to announce 1st private moon flight passenger
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

SpaceX to announce 1st private moon flight passenger

Mr Musk said the pair had put down a "significant" deposit and were "entering this with their eyes open, knowing that there is some risk here". Musk said. A year later, he paid more than $110 million auction fo...More..

Michael Jordan donates $2 million for Florence relief and recovery aid
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Michael Jordan donates $2 million for Florence relief and recovery aid

Supplies have been brought into the city by big military trucks and helicopters, which also were used to pluck hundreds of desperate people from homes and other structures. He warned that the Democrats will soo...More..

The Justice Department Is Investigating Tesla For Fraud
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

The Justice Department Is Investigating Tesla For Fraud

Late last month, after the company's board of directors initially backed Musk's claim that the automaker could purchase back shares from investors for $420 each, Tesla ditched its bid to go private. Musk follow...More..

Gator casually crosses street during Hurricane Florence
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Gator casually crosses street during Hurricane Florence

Typhoon Mangkhut formed farther south in the western Pacific where water is warmer, which gave the typhoon the "perfect environment to intensify". The Lumber River overflows onto a stretch Interstate 95 in L...More..

Schnucks and Red Cross team up for Florence disaster relief
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Schnucks and Red Cross team up for Florence disaster relief

Dozens of displaced animals are also being brought to the North Carolina Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607. In the wake of the storm's aftermath, residents need our help. There is a critica...More..

Florence death toll rises to 25 as flooding continues
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Florence death toll rises to 25 as flooding continues

Local artist Kevin Bryant praised the effort, saying "it's good to get some support". Americares: Americares is a health-focused disaster relief organization, which deployed a response team to North Caroli...More..

Hong Kong Netizens Upload Epic Videos of Super Typhoon’s Destruction
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Hong Kong Netizens Upload Epic Videos of Super Typhoon’s Destruction

The Marine Department announced Monday morning that that the Hong Kong-Macau Ferry Terminal in Sheung Wan, the China Ferry Terminal in Tsim Sha Tsui, and the Tuen Mun Ferry Terminal in Tuen Mun have been reop...More..

Carolinas brace for days of floods after Florence's deluge
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Carolinas brace for days of floods after Florence's deluge

Homes are flooded after a storm surge from Hurricane Florence flooded the Neuse River on September 14, 2018, in New Bern, N.C. "Our roads are flooded", he said. "We still have no water and power, so I'm h...More..

How to help those affected by Hurricane Florence
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

How to help those affected by Hurricane Florence

Property damage from the storm is expected to total at least $17 billion to $22 billion, but that forecast could be conservative depending on further flooding, risk management firm Moody's Analytics said. The N...More..

Japanese billionaire to be first tourist to Moon: SpaceX
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Japanese billionaire to be first tourist to Moon: SpaceX

At the BFR announcement this evening, Mr. Musk and Maezawa confirmed that the primary reason the mission switched to BFR was to increase the number of artists who could join Maezawa on the flight. In an intervi...More..

SpaceX to Announce Private Moon Flight Passenger
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

SpaceX to Announce Private Moon Flight Passenger

SpaceX is already making headlines around the world for its efforts to make spaceflight more affordable for organizations like NASA as well as private companies, but today the company will announce something tr...More..

Flooding from Florence will only get worse
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Flooding from Florence will only get worse

SC authorities reported one death. A member of the US Coast Guard walks down Mill Creek Road checking houses after tropical storm Florence hit Newport N.C., Saturday, Sept. "That's why I got this thing, t...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Massive clean-up in Hong Kong after typhoon chaos

The Hong Kong Observatory warned people to stay away from steep hills and retaining walls and issued evacuation notices to residents living in areas prone to landslides. Landslides and severe flooding affecte...More..

Deadly flood waters rise as Florence dumps 'epic' rain in US
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Deadly flood waters rise as Florence dumps 'epic' rain in US

Dozens more were pulled from a collapsed motel. First responders have rescued and evacuated more than 2,600 people and more than 300 animals from flooded areas. An abandoned car's hazard lights continue to ...More..

NASA satellite launched to measure Earth's ice changes
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

NASA satellite launched to measure Earth's ice changes

There are no technical issues being worked at this time. The Delta II rocket lifted off successfully from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 6:02 a.m. Richard Slonaker, ICESat-2 program executive at NASA, told...More..

by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Florence continues to wreak havoc in North and SC

Even with the recent gains, the five-year trend is negative. Heavy rains bands are still coming onshore in eastern SC and North Carolina on Sunday morning. how long?" By 6 a.m. Saturday, North Carolina emer...More..

by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Florence remains deadly, even as a tropical depression

Authorities say the storm did not cause some other deaths that occurred during Florence in North Carolina: a woman who died of undetermined causes in a shelter, a woman who suffered a heart attack at home dur...More..

Pres. Trump calls North Carolina officials to offer support
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Pres. Trump calls North Carolina officials to offer support

In New Bern, North Carolina, the storm surge overwhelmed the town of 30,000 which is located at the confluence of the Neuse and Trent rivers. Florence was downgraded to a tropical storm on Friday evening, but...More..

Hurricane Florence: What storm surge could look like on East Coast
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Hurricane Florence: What storm surge could look like on East Coast

Forecasters said conditions will only get more lethal as the storm pushes ashore early Friday near the North Carolina-South Carolina line and makes its way slowly inland. The losses won't be easily or quickly o...More..

Super Typhoon Mangkhut lands on south China coast
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Super Typhoon Mangkhut lands on south China coast

It's expected to pass about 100 kilometers (62 miles) south of the Pearl River Delta - an area in southern China that includes the cities of Hong Kong , Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Zhuhai and Macau - at about noon Ho...More..

Tropical Storm Florence brings heavy rain and gusty winds
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Tropical Storm Florence brings heavy rain and gusty winds

In the port city of Wilmington , near where the eye of the hurricane touched down in North Carolina , trees and power lines were felled and many windows were broken. Nearly 20 inches of rain has already falle...More..

Manafort plea deal raises question: What does he know?
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Manafort plea deal raises question: What does he know?

Though many have speculated that Donald Trump could pardon Paul Manafort , Norm Eisen said that would not make the problem go away, and that Manafort's testimony will be just as damaging. So Manafort seems...More..

John Kerry blasts Pres. Trump's withdrawal from Paris climate pact
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

John Kerry blasts Pres. Trump's withdrawal from Paris climate pact

On Monday, Brown signed a bill aiming to eliminate fossil fuel use for electricity in the state by 2045, in response to US withdrawal from the Paris climate accord . "Some are still denying, but political wi...More..

As hurricane bears down on Carolinas, the waiting is over
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

As hurricane bears down on Carolinas, the waiting is over

Hurricane-force winds extend up to 80 miles from the centre, and tropical storm effects reach 195 miles, The Independent reported .now less than 100 miles from Wilmington, North Carolina , the "meandering" ...More..

Hurricane Florence's catastrophic flooding is a sign of what's to come
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Hurricane Florence's catastrophic flooding is a sign of what's to come

The father was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center for treatment. In the state´s Pender County, a woman died of a heart attack; paramedics trying to reach her were blocked by debris. New Bern reside...More..

Hurricane Florence flooding 'could wipe out entire communities'
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Hurricane Florence flooding 'could wipe out entire communities'

The child's father was taken to a hospital. The third death happened in Hampstead, Pender County when a woman had a medical emergency and EMS crews could not get to her due to the storm, according to Tom Coll...More..