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World Dec 13U.S. diplomats had inner-ear damage after ‘health attacks’ in Cuba, doctors say
Earlier this year, a team of doctors at the University of Pennsylvania who also examined many of these patients, but months later, reported they suffered concussion-like brain damage, despite no blow to the head.
Nation Oct 09Hurricane Michael strengthens to Category 2 and takes aim at north Florida
The speed of the storm barreling toward the Florida Panhandle — Michael was moving north-northwest at 12 mph — was among the hazards worrying forecasters at the National Hurricane Center on Tuesday morning.
Nation May 29Alberto, now a depression, dumps heavy rains across the South
In North Carolina, a television news anchor and a photojournalist were killed instantly on Monday while covering the weather, when a tree became uprooted from rain-soaked ground and toppled onto their SUV, authorities said.
Nation May 28Storm Alberto maintains strength as it approaches Gulf Coast
The National Hurricane Center in Miami said at 2 p.m. EDT Monday that Alberto was centered about 30 miles (50 kilometers) south-southwest of Panama City, Florida. The storm was expected to make landfall later Monday.
Nation Mar 17State says voicemail about cracking in bridge wasn’t picked up
An engineer left a voicemail two days before a catastrophic bridge failure in Miami to say some cracking had been found at one end of the concrete span, but the voicemail wasn't picked up until after the collapse.
Science Mar 11Florida may use GMO mosquitos to fight Zika. Here’s what you should know
MIAMI — The spread of the Zika virus in Latin America is giving a boost to a British biotech firm's proposal to deploy a genetically modified mosquito to try to stop transmission of the disease.