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  • Wednesday October 05th, 2016
    By Alex Sosnowski, AccuWeather.com Senior Meteorologist October 5, 2016; 6:05 AM ET Dangerous Hurricane Matthew will set its sights on the Bahamas after forcing thousands to evacuate in the Caribbean. After weaving through the Windward Passage between Haiti and Cuba on Tuesday and Tuesday night, Matthew will turn northwestward across the Bahamas through Thursday. “Some fluctuation in strength will occur with Matthew as the hurricane is influenced by the ...
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  • Tuesday October 04th, 2016
    By David Mcfadden | AP October 4 at 9:18 AM PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Hurricane Matthew roared into the southwestern coast of Haiti on Tuesday, threatening a largely rural corner of the impoverished country with devastating storm conditions as it headed north toward Cuba and the eastern coast of Florida. The dangerous Category 4 storm made landfall around dawn on Haiti’s southern peninsula, where many people live along the coast ...
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  • Tuesday October 04th, 2016
    We are closely watching the track, intensity and forecast of Hurricane Matthew as the storm slowly churns toward the East Coast. While the exact landfall is to be determined, here is what we can tell you with certainty: The hurricane will be close enough to the coastline to likely close beaches and alter your weekend plans. If you were wanting to visit Myrtle Beach, Wilmington or Hatteras this ...
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  • Tuesday October 04th, 2016
    NORFOLK, Va. (AP) – A 1,600 pound great white shark is lurking off of Virginia’s coast. The Virginian-Pilot reports (http://bit.ly/2dmgC5M) that researchers tracked it early Monday in the Atlantic Ocean near the Virginia-North Carolina border. The juvenile shark was first tagged by researchers off the coast of Nantucket, Massachusetts, on Sept. 22. Researchers have named the shark Miss Costa. She’s 12 feet, 5 inches long. The shark is among ...
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  • Monday October 03rd, 2016
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Environmental activists are set to start a three-day protest outside Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s office. Activists plan a Monday news conference to call on McAuliffe to oppose proposed natural gas pipelines and push for stricter state requirements related to disposing coal waste byproduct. The activists will then have a three day picket line outside the governor’s office. McAuliffe, a Democrat, relied heavily on the ...
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  • Monday October 03rd, 2016
    By ALAN SUDERMAN and SCOTT BAUER Associated PressRICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Tuesday’s vice presidential debate in Virginia will be the only time Mike Pence and Tim Kaine get the nation’s political attention all to themselves. Each largely undefined candidate will get a chance to make a mark. Pence is Donald Trump’s running mate and he’s taken a decidedly un-Trump-like approach – he prepared for the event with mock ...
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  • Thursday September 29th, 2016
    Governor Terry McAuliffe gave the opening address Monday at the governor’s annual summit on rural prosperity, held at the Tides Inn for two days this week, saying that the state has to open up all of our communities to make sure we have broadband. The governor focused on the challenges and solutions for growing rural Virginia’s economy. McAuliffe said that the need for broadband is key ...
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