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# hurricane - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Careful out there, there are even rogue wheelie bins flying about*

*well, one rogue wheelie bin anyway.

# hurricane - Friday 4 July, 2014

Arthur kicks off US hurricane season, dampens July 4th celebrations

Florida and Carolina are taking the brunt of the wind and waves.

# hurricane - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Hurricane churning just off North Carolina, it’s expected to hit tonight

Hurricane Arthur is disrupting plans for Americans celebrating their independence day holiday.

# hurricane - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning as things get back to normal after the bank holiday weekend.

# hurricane - Sunday 4 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Family lose dog during Hurricane Sandy, find it almost two years later in a pound An American Tail

Family lose dog during Hurricane Sandy, find it almost two years later in a pound

Hurricane Sandy hit in October 2012. Last week, the James family finally found their dog Reckless.

# hurricane - Sunday 20 April, 2014

From The Score The man the authorities came to blame, Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, dies aged 76 RIP

The man the authorities came to blame, Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, dies aged 76

The former boxer passed away in Toronto this morning.

# hurricane - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

From The Score ‘There are a lack of stars in Brazilian football,” says legendary winger Jairzinho Criticism

‘There are a lack of stars in Brazilian football,” says legendary winger Jairzinho

The dashing winger known as the “Hurricane” remains the only man to score in every round of the World Cup.

# hurricane - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Why Storm Christine wasn’t actually called Storm Christine

It was loud and impressive but what was it called?

# hurricane - Monday 6 January, 2014

On this day in 1839 Ireland experienced its worst storm in 300 years

The night of the ‘Big Wind’ took place overnight from 6-7 January 1839 causing damage to a quarter of all Dublin houses.

# hurricane - Thursday 19 September, 2013

PICS: More than 80 killed after hurricane buried village under massive mudslide

President Enrique Pena Nieto said 58 people were missing after a “major landslide” collapsed on La Pintada, a remote village of 400 people west of Acapulco.

# hurricane - Sunday 15 September, 2013

5,000 people evacuated as Hurricane Ingrid gains strength

Mexico is being battered by two severe storms – one on its eastern coast and another on its west.

# hurricane - Sunday 18 August, 2013

A partially blind photographer took these stunning images of storms

After Bechet’s disease impaired Terry Rosema’s sight, he left his career as graphic designer to take up storm chasing. Here’s his story and his images.

# hurricane - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Ireland pledges $50k in funding for New York community devastated by Hurricane Sandy Sandy This post contains images

Ireland pledges $50k in funding for New York community devastated by Hurricane Sandy

The Government funding is part of a $320,000 totbal to be provided to community projects in the areas most affected by Sandy.

# hurricane - Monday 7 January, 2013

Obama signs $9.7 bn aid bill for Sandy victims US

Obama signs $9.7 bn aid bill for Sandy victims

Obama signed a bill approving billions in emergency disaster aid for victims of the superstorm, after a delay sparked outrage among East Coast Republicans against their own party leadership.

# hurricane - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island to remain closed until end of year USA

Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island to remain closed until end of year

Statue Island and Ellis Island were damaged when Superstorm Sandy hit the US east coast.

# hurricane - Monday 5 November, 2012

Sons of Irish emigrant swept away in storm as mother ‘couldn’t get help’ Sandy This post contains videos

Sons of Irish emigrant swept away in storm as mother ‘couldn’t get help’

Connor and Brandon Moore, aged four and two, died after they were washed away in the storm which battered the east coast of the United States last week.

# hurricane - Sunday 4 November, 2012

Explainer: What is reinsurance, and how does it help cover natural disasters?

With the costs of Hurricane Sandy expected to be at least €20 billion, insurers will be looking to reinsurance companies to cover most of the bill. But what are they?

# hurricane - Saturday 3 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge Fake photos that took (most of) us in online Fake

Fake photos that took (most of) us in online

When Superstorm Sandy hit the USA, sharing photos online helped people keep up with its progress – but some fakes appeared along the way.

# hurricane - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Pics: The aftermath of Superstorm Sandy’s east coast rampage Sandy This post contains videos This post contains images

Pics: The aftermath of Superstorm Sandy’s east coast rampage

The damage caused by Superstorm Sandy is clear to see in these photos of the aftermath.

Superstorm Sandy: US begins recovery process

People have been struggling to restore power and clear debris after the superstorm hit the east coast of the US.

# hurricane - Friday 26 October, 2012

Hurricane Sandy death toll rises to 38 in Caribbean

Hurricane Sandy raged through the Bahamas today after leaving 38 people dead across the Caribbean.

Hurricane Sandy kills 21 in Caribbean, takes aim at US

Forecasters have warned that the massive hurricane could now merge with North American weather systems and morph into a powerful hybrid that US media have dubbed a “Frankenstorm.”

# hurricane - Friday 31 August, 2012

Column: Hurricane Isaac should make us think seriously about climate change

Catastrophic events like Hurricane Isaac highlight the reality of climate change – those that believe it is fictional are in denial, writes Gavin Harte.

# hurricane - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Tuesday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Tuesday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# hurricane - Monday 27 August, 2012

Tropical storm Isaac heads towards Gulf Coast

It is seven years – almost to the day – since Hurrican Katrina devastated the same area in 2005.

# hurricane - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Tropical storm Isaac makes landfall in Haiti

The Caribbean nation is still reeling from an earthquake over two years ago.

# hurricane - Thursday 16 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: The view from a tent in Kerry during yesterday’s storm Damp This post contains videos

# hurricane - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

5 ex-police officers sentenced for killing civilians after Hurricane Katrina

The former New Orleans police officers were given prison terms ranging from 6 to 65 years for shooting dead unarmed residents on a bridge after Katrina.

# hurricane - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

In pictures: the natural disasters of 2011 Review 2011 This post contains images

In pictures: the natural disasters of 2011

Last year saw a number of major natural disasters strike, including earthquakes in Japan, New Zealand and Turkey, volcanic eruptions in Chile and Iceland, and severe tropical storms in Asia.

# hurricane - Monday 12 September, 2011

Thousands left without power as Hurricane Katia hits Ireland Hurricane Katia This post contains images

Thousands left without power as Hurricane Katia hits Ireland

Winds of up to 110kph have been battering the west coast, with forecasters warning of damage to trees and buildings.

# hurricane - Sunday 28 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In your Sunday Fix: Joan Burton has strong words for the banks; the latest on the storms hitting the US east coast; John Halligan on the presidency; and glory for the Boys in Blue…

From The Daily Edge Gutter journalism: reporter gets drenched in sea foam whilst covering Irene Yuck This post contains videos

Gutter journalism: reporter gets drenched in sea foam whilst covering Irene

Tucker Barnes went to extraordinary and some might say unnecessary lengths to cover Hurricane Irene.

The 9 at 9: Sunday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Everything you need to know as you ease yourself into Sunday morning…

# hurricane - Thursday 25 August, 2011

Debate over evacuation as Hurricane Irene heads for US east coast

A hurricane watch has been issued for the outer banks of North Carolina which means hurricane conditions could hit the US east coast within 36 hours.

# hurricane - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Department of Foreign Affairs advises against travel to Bahamas

A travel advisory warns against all non-essential travel to the Bahamas, with Hurricane Irene set to hit within 48 hours.

# hurricane - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Hurricane Dora gaining strength off Mexican coast

The Mexican government has issued a tropical storm watch for the country’s southwestern coast over the strengthening hurricane – the fourth to be named this season.

# hurricane - Sunday 14 November, 2010

Ireland pledges more aid and supplies to Haiti Haiti This post contains images

Ireland pledges more aid and supplies to Haiti

Ireland pledges a further €500,000 and much-needed humanitarian supplies to the devastated Caribbean country.

# hurricane - Saturday 6 November, 2010

In photos: Hurricane Tomas strikes Haiti Haiti This post contains images

In photos: Hurricane Tomas strikes Haiti

At least seven people have been killed by storm as rain continues to pour.

# hurricane - Monday 20 September, 2010

In pictures: Hurricane Igor sweeps Bermuda Hurricane Igor This post contains images

In pictures: Hurricane Igor sweeps Bermuda

Tropical storm set on collision course with island dies down before striking land.

# hurricane - Saturday 18 September, 2010

Hurricane Igor races towards Bermuda

British overseas dependency is prepared for “worst storm we have ever seen”.

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