Tropical Storm Grace’s track shifts west, taking much of South Florida out of its path
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Tropical Storm Grace, which formed early Saturday morning in the Atlantic Ocean, saw its wind speed decrease and had its forecast track shift west, taking Palm Beach and most of Broward out of its path. The storm still has a long-range forecast that affects Florida by midweek. Grace became the seventh named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, and has a similar ...news.yahoo.com
Fred is dead for now, sparing South Florida. But here comes Tropical Storm Grace
The weather system known as Fred officially fell apart Saturday morning as it moved into the Gulf of Mexico, still expected to soak South Floridians — who were already casting a nervous eye toward Tropical Storm Grace.news.yahoo.com
What’s left of Fred is heading back over water – Florida still has to pay attention
As expected, Fred’s circulation was ripped to shreds by the tall mountains in the Dominican Republic and Haiti last night. What’s left of it has moved out over the Atlantic near the eastern tip of Cuba. The question is, can it recover? And if it does, how quickly?
Tropical Storm Fred weakens to tropical depression; more of South Florida excluded from forecast path
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Tropical Storm Fred weakened to a tropical depression as it neared Haiti on Wednesday evening, as much of South Florida moved just outside the cone of possible paths of the storm’s center. Fred’s top wind speed fell from 40 mph to 35 mph, no longer at tropical storm strength, according to the 8 p.m. EDT advisory from the National Hurricane Center. The storm is expected ...news.yahoo.com
VIDEO: Turtle Makeover: Vets Remove Dozens Of Tumors In Delicate Op
FLORIDA, USA – An animal hospital in Florida has released a video of a sea turtle operation where a veterinarian surgeon is removing overgrowth of tumors from its body. The juvenile green sea turtle named Fred had multiple large Fibropapillomatosis all over his body. Although tumors are benign, they affect movement and sight, making it difficult for the turtle to survive. As per the report “Invasive Species Compendium”, marine turtle fibropapillomatosis was first reported in the 1930s in green turtles in Key West, Florida. The cases of this disease are highest among immature and juvenile green turtles, while it is rare in adults.thewestsidegazette.com
After initial grief, new widows must reexamine their finances
If there's less money coming in compared to what goes out, how can you increase income or reduce expenses? If you wisely parked life insurance payments you may have received in a money market account, now it's time to think about longer-term uses for those funds. Maybe you'll invest some of that money in your career by earning advanced training to enhance your employment income. What you and your husband previously decided about your money may not be appropriate for you after his passing. Below are two important tips that are especially relevant for new widows who want to take action and move forward.cnbc.com
Parkland parent removed by police after outburst during State of the Union address
PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. – The father of a Parkland school shooting victim was removed during President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address Tuesday night after an outburst in the House chamber. “I disrupted the State of the Union and was detained because I let my emotions get the best of me. I simply want to be able to deal with the reality of gun violence and not have to listen to the lies about the 2A as happened tonight. Max Schachter, who lost his son Alex in the Parkland shooting, told Local 10 News in a statement that he fulls supports Guttenberg. Both of our beautiful children were murdered in a horrible school shooting.
Tom Hanks reveals exact moment he knew he wanted to play Mister Rogers
TORONTO - Tom Hanks hadn't really watched "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" until a few years ago. Hanks watched as host Fred Rogers gently spoke to a young boy in a wheelchair named Jeffrey Erlanger. The movie, from screenwriters Micah Fitzerman-Blue and Noah Harpster, showcases Rogers' endearing personality and positive attitude -- and Hanks said that's exactly what we need today. "I think cynicism has become the default position for so much of daily structure and daily intercourse," he added. That you are not cool because you don't have this toy, that it's funny to see somebody being bopped on the head, that hey, kids be the first in line in order to get blah, blah, blah.