Bahamas Prime Minister Hubert Minnis on Monday termed the hurricane a "historic tragedy" for the archipelago. US forecasters said the storm would keep hammering the Bahamas overnight into Tuesday.
Authorities in North Carolina ordered the evacuation of Oracoke Island, which was slammed by last year’s Hurricane Dorian, starting Saturday evening.
Graham Ivan Clark, 17, was arrested Friday in Tampa, where the Hillsborough State Attorney’s Office will prosecute him as an adult. He faces 30 felony charges, according to a news release.
When he launched his campaign to become Florida’s governor in January 2018, few expected Ron DeSantis to prevail in America’s toughest political battleground. The 39-year-old congressman was largely unknown outside his Daytona Beach district.
A woman Christina Ryan from Palm Coast, Florida, has posted a video clip and pictures of a creature she thought was a "small dinosaur" running around in her backyard.
Insisting that the video proves her claims truth she says that she photographed a velociraptor, a type of fast, predatory dinosaur, while wandering about her garden in the middle of the night during the weekend.
SpaceX broke the world record on Sunday by launching 143 satellites on a single rocket from the Florida space centre.
To satisfy students’ late night cravings, the University of North Florida has installed a new vending machine, called the Pizza ATM, on their campus.
A Florida man undergoing kidney dialysis looks to Trump for emotional support but is extremely upset he can't bring a life-sized cardboard cutout of Trump to the centre where is he undergoing treatment.
Compared to the 2003-2004 season, Florida's orange production will be down by 80 percent this season (harvests last from November to April depending on the citrus variety). Grapefruits are the most affected.
In China, where the outbreak began, the disease has been substantially deadlier for the elderly. In Italy, the epicentre of the virus outbreak in Europe, the more than 100 people who died were either elderly, sick with other complications, or both.