Reuters | By Reuters
PUBLISHED ON OCT 17, 2018 04:20 PM IST
Michael slammed into the northwest coastal strip of Florida last Wednesday with top sustained winds of 155 miles per hour (250 km/h), unleashing a surge of seawater that demolished homes.
Washington | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON OCT 15, 2018 11:47 AM IST
Trump called climate change a hoax in November 2012 when he sent a tweet stating, “The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make US manufacturing non-competitive.”
Mexico Beach | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON OCT 13, 2018 11:36 AM IST
Michael was one of the most powerful hurricanes to ever make landfall in the US, and this Gulf Coast community of about 1,000 people was in its bullseye Wednesday.
Panama City | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2018 12:08 AM IST
Michael was a meteorological brute that sprang quickly from a weekend tropical depression, becoming a fearsome Category 4 by early Wednesday.
Associated Press, Panama | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2018 11:51 AM IST
It was one of the most intense hurricanes ever to hit the US mainland and the most powerful one on record to menace the Panhandle, a roughly 200-mile stretch of fishing towns, military bases and spring-break beaches.