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  • Tropical Storm Chantal dissipates in Caribbean

    Tropical Storm Chantal dissipates in Caribbean
    5 P.M. UPDATE: Chantal has dissipated into a tropical wave southeast of Jamaica, expected to bring rain to that nation, eastern Cuba and Florida by Friday. The system is still packing some tropical storm-force 45 mph winds. ORIGINAL POST, 10:23 A.M.:...
  • Quiet hurricane season is first since 1994 without a major storm

    Quiet hurricane season is first since 1994 without a major storm
    A relatively quiet hurricane season is nearing its end, likely to be the first since 1994 without a major hurricane forming in the Atlantic, according to researchers at Colorado State University. The season saw 13 named storms, which is about average....
  • Crystal Ball Cloudy With Chance Of Storm

    Last spring, forecasters warned that the 2013 hurricane season, which ended Saturday, would be an active and dangerous one. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicted 11 hurricanes. The British firm Tropical Storm Risk called for...
  • Weakest Atlantic hurricane season in decades comes to a close

    Weakest Atlantic hurricane season in decades comes to a close
    With just one storm that made landfall in the United States, this year's Atlantic hurricane season officially ended Saturday as the weakest since 1982. Hurricanes need moist air to form, and the low number of Atlantic hurricanes was due in large part to...
  • Tropical Storm Jerry forms, unlikely to affect land

    Tropical Storm Jerry forms, unlikely to affect land
    Tropical Storm Jerry formed in the middle of the Atlantic on Monday morning, but it's not forecast to make landfall anywhere. The tenth tropical cyclone of the season is ahead of the climatological norm; a J-named storm typically doesn't arrive until...
  • 'Bombogenesis' Scary, But It Beats Politics

    Can we take a little break from the relentless, pounding headache that is state politics and speak instead of snow? I have several agenda items: No. 1. Should snowstorms have names? The notion that last Tuesday night's storm was named Chester rests...
  • Devastating Winds Raked State During Historic Hurricanes

    Devastating Winds Raked State During Historic Hurricanes
    In August 1635, Connecticut consisted of a tiny settlement in Wethersfield and a crude fort in Old Saybrook. This was probably a good thing. It limited the devastation when the Great Colonial Hurricane arrived. The ocean surge from this welcome-to-the-...
  • Ask the Travel Diva: Cruise line not responsible for rainy weather

    Ask the Travel Diva: Cruise line not responsible for rainy weather
    Dear Travel Diva: I saved up for six years to get enough points on my Royal Caribbean credit card to get a free three-night cruise from Miami to the Bahamas. It was a disaster. It rained the whole time. Our ship could not tender to (private island) Coco...
  • Improving photos, safety

    Improving photos, safety
    PhotoWizard-Photo Editor ($1.99 for iOS; $2.99 for iPad version) What it is: An intuitive photo app that lets you edit photos and add special effects. How it works: After launching the app, you can choose to edit a photo in your device's camera library...
  • Southwest, AirTran issue travel waivers for East Coast cities

    Southwest, AirTran issue travel waivers for East Coast cities
    If Hurricane Irene continues on its current path, air travelers with flights anywhere from Norfolk to New England should probably plan on staying put this weekend. Earlier this afternoon, both AirTran and Southwest Airlines, the largest carrier at...
  • Booker T. Washington lights up scoreboard, knocks off Denbigh 60-20

    After last week's earthquake and hurricane, only a blizzard was needed to complete the weather trifecta. Friday night, it took shape in the human form of Daquan Hurst. The multipurpose player from Booker T. Washington ran inside, outside and around most...