Showing posts with label Florida. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Florida. Show all posts

Thursday, March 10, 2022

US Government Department Gives Green Light to Release Millions of Genetically Modified Mosquitoes - Sputnik International

Genetically Modified Mosquitoes

Millions of genetically modified mosquitoes could soon be released in the US states of Florida and California as part of a project to control the insects' population, local media reported. British biotechnology company Oxitec, which is behind the initiative, said it had received approval from the US Environmental Protection Agency to release the mosquitoes into the wild.

Saturday, July 03, 2021

Hurricane Elsa strengthens, may affect Florida condo collapse site -

Hurricane Elsa

Hurricane Elsa strengthened significantly on Friday, according to the National Hurricane Center, raising concerns that it may affect the site of the condo collapse in Surfside in U.S. state of Florida by next week.

Thursday, June 24, 2021

Nearly 100 People Missing After Apartment Building Collapses In Florida - Police - UrduPoint

Apartment Building Collapses In Florida

Nearly 100 people are missing after an apartment building collapsed in the state of Florida, a Miami-Dade Police Department public information officer told Sputnik on Thursday.

Friday, November 06, 2020

Tropical Depression Eta expected to strengthen again into tropical storm -

Tropical Depression Eta

Tropical Depression Eta is moving toward Cuba and the southeastern United States and is expected to grow into a tropical storm again on Friday.

Sunday, May 27, 2018

US Mississippi, Florida Declare Emergency Over Subtropical Storm Alberto

Subtropical Storm Alberto
The US states of Mississippi and Florida declared the state of emergency over the approaching subtropical storm of Alberto, the states’ governors said.

Friday, March 16, 2018

At least 4 killed in Florida pedestrian bridge collapse

Florida pedestrian bridge collapse
At least four people have been killed after a pedestrian footbridge collapsed Thursday afternoon near Florida International University (FIU), local authorities said.

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Tropical Storm Moves Toward Florida: 'Tornadoes Possible'

Tropical storm dubbed Philippe
Tropical storm dubbed Philippe with heavy rains poured over Cuba is currently moving toward the United States. The US National Hurricane Center issued a report, noting that some parts of South Florida might be affected by the foul weather.

Saturday, September 09, 2017

Hurricane Irma Upgraded to Top Level of 5

Hurricane Irma Upgraded
Hurricane Irma has again strengthened to a category 5 storm, the highest rating on the scale, the US National Hurricane Center has said.

Thursday, September 07, 2017

Hurricane Irma Kills 9 in Caribbean Islands as Florida Awaits Storm

Hurricane Irma Kills 9 in Caribbean Islands
Hurricane Irma hammered a string of northeast Caribbean islands, thrashing them with rain and winds of up to 180 mph, and leaving at least nine people dead.

Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Hurricane Irma now at Category 5 strength, aiming for Caribbean islands

Hurricane Irma now at Category 5
Hurricane Irma strengthened to a Category 5 storm early Tuesday as it continues to pick up steam in the Atlantic, just east of a chain of islands in the Caribbean.

Monday, January 23, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Cuba, US ink cooperation deal on oil spill clean up

Cuba and the United States on Monday signed an agreement to cooperate to clean up and contain future oil spills in the Gulf of Mexico and the Florida Straits.

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