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Study: People Fear Male-Named Hurricanes More

Which scares you more: Hurricane Victor or Hurricane Victoria? A new study finds that people are slightly less likely to flee an oncoming storm with a feminine name than a masculine one.

06/03/2014

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Forecasters Predict Slow Atlantic Hurricane Season

A slower-than-usual hurricane season is expected this year because of an expected El Nino, federal forecasters said Thursday, but they warned that it takes only one storm to wreak havoc and urged Americans to be prepared.

05/22/2014

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Thomas, No. 9 Maryland Women Defeat Miami, 67-52

Miami couldn’t overcome Maryland’s size advantage and dropped further in the Atlantic Coast Conference standings.

02/14/2014

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Eye Of The Storm: NASA Drones Dive Into Hurricanes In Search Of Secrets

Drones built for surveillance are being converted into hurricane hunters. It’s a NASA program operating south of Ocean City.

09/12/2013

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WEATHER BLOG: Where Are The Hurricanes?

Are you asking yourself, “Where are the hurricanes?” Because the tropics have been so quiet recently, I have had many viewers writing in and asking me this question. So far, this hurricane season has been relatively inactive. But we have to keep in mind that the Atlantic hurricane season for the Atlantic basin runs from June 1 to Nov. 30.

08/05/2013

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Miami 3-0 In ACC After Beating Maryland 54-47

Miami avoided a letdown after its road win at North Carolina.

01/14/2013

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Tropical Storm Debby Strengthens Off Gulf

Parts of three states were under a tropical storm warning Sunday as Debby churned off the Gulf Coast, leaving wary residents to closely watch a storm whose path has so far been difficult to forecast.

06/24/2012

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No. 6 Miami Women Hold Off No. 8 Maryland 76-74

Stefanie Yderstrom scored a career-high 26 points and Shenise Johnson added 20 to help sixth-ranked Miami rally to beat No. 8

02/12/2012

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Williams Leads No. 13 Miami Past No. 5 Md., 75-63

Riquna Williams scored 34 points and No. 13-ranked Miami defeated a top-five team for the first time by beating No. 5 Maryland 75-63 Thursday night.

01/12/2012

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Hurricane Irene Heads Toward Maryland

Hurricane Irene is picking up strength as it gets closer to the U.S. The destructive storm is now responsible for at least one death in Puerto Rico. Maryland’s emergency planners talk about local preparations for the hurricane.

08/24/2011

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DNR Asks Boat Owners To Prepare For Storms And Hurricanes

Along the mid-Atlantic, while the weather is nice, it’s time to get ready.

08/10/2011

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U.S. Forecasters Predict 3 To 6 Major Atlantic Hurricanes

U.S. government forecasters are expecting three to six major hurricanes from an above average Atlantic storm season.

05/19/2011

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