Bills fans see team logo in blizzard weather radar

Bills fans see team logo in blizzard weather radar

It is some prohibitive weather. The Buffalo Bills logo is everywhere in Western New York, and now the Bills Mafia even sees it in the weather forecast. Weather radar images of the monster snowstorm that dumped at least 77 inches of powder on Orchard Park, New York, between Thursday and Saturday appeared to depict the … Read more

66 large fires burn in the United States: Washington state evacuates thousands

66 large fires burn in the United States: Washington state evacuates thousands

Firefighters in Ramsey Crossing, California, tackle the Mosquito fire on September 15. The largest fire in California this year has burned nearly 76,800 acres and has been active for 39 days, but it is now 95% contained. Photo: Eric Thayer/Getty Images Authorities in southwestern Washington ordered the evacuation of thousands of homes as a wind-driven … Read more

Hurricane Ian may have been Florida’s costliest storm

Hurricane Ian may have been Florida’s costliest storm

Hurricane Ian likely caused between $53 billion and $74 billion in insured losses from Florida to the Carolinas, with a “best estimate” of $67 billion, according to new data released today by modeling firm RMS. The big picture: These preliminary damages would make Hurricane Ian the costliest storm in Florida history and second nationally to … Read more

Floridians are asking for help to save hurricane-caught families

Floridians are asking for help to save hurricane-caught families

NORTH PORT, Fla. – Families in Hurricane Ian-ravaged areas north of Fort Myers were still struggling with dangerous conditions, flooded homes and rescue efforts Friday. While the water had largely receded from directly hit Cape Coral and its neighboring town, about 50 miles to the north, distressed residents were still trapped inside their homes — … Read more

Ian makes second official landfall as Category 1 storm in South Carolina

Ian makes second official landfall as Category 1 storm in South Carolina

Recovery efforts continued across Florida and the Carolinas on Friday as massive storm Ian left millions without power across the Southeast. The big picture: Hurricane Ian, which hit Florida earlier this week, became a post-tropical cyclone when winds dropped to 70 mph Friday afternoon, according to National Hurricane Center. The latest: NHC said Friday night … Read more

Rescue Crews in Florida Find Fully Submerged House in Lee County With Human Remains Inside After Hurricane Ian

Rescue Crews in Florida Find Fully Submerged House in Lee County With Human Remains Inside After Hurricane Ian

Rescue crews going house to house in Florida in the wake of Hurricane Ian have encountered harrowing scenes, including scores of stranded people and at least one house that was completely submerged with human remains inside. Kevin Guthrie, Florida’s emergency management director, said during a Friday morning press briefing that authorities are reviewing 21 fatalities … Read more