Hurricanes

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Name: Hurricanes
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 23 mins ago - 1 reports

Bob Dylan performs 'Hurricane' - his tribute to boxer

Bob Dylan performs a live version of his 1975 song 'Hurricane', about the wrongful imprisonment of boxer Rubin Carter, who died today. ... [Published itv.com - 10 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 42 mins ago - 33 reports

Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Former boxer Rubin “Hurricane” Carter holds up the writ of habeas corpus that freed him from prison, during a news conference held in Sacramento, Calif., on Jan. 29, 2004. Carter, who spent almost 20 years in jail after twice being convicted of a triple ... [Published HeraldNet - 3 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

Boxer The Hurricane immortalised in Bob Dylan song dies

THE American boxer wrongly accused of murder, Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, died aged 76 after a two-year battle with prostate cancer. Carter, who was immortalised in Bob Dylan's ballad The Hurricane, was wrongfully accused of involvement in a triple homicide ... [Published Central Queensland News - 4 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Amid hurricane drought, emergency officials worry about complacency

This October will be the ninth anniversary of Hurricane Wilma making landfall in South Florida, the last hurricane to hit the state. On Thursday, we’ll be at eight years six months, the longest hurricane-free streak since records began in 1851. As we ... [Published The Palm Beach Post - 4 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Hurricanes suffer set back ...

Hurricanes coach Mark Hammett has revealed the seriousness of the season-ending blood clots on prop John Schwalger’s lungs, saying it was a “scary” situation.Schwalger is likely to need blood-thinning medication after battling what was initially believed ... [Published Fijivillage.com - 6 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

Tribute to 'death penalty' boxer

A British human rights barrister who tried to overturn the wrongful murder conviction of US boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter has paid tribute to him following his death at the age of 76.Geoffrey Robertson QC was part of Carter's defence team at his retrial ... [Published Times Series - 12 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

'A story of struggle': McGuigan tribute to 'Hurricane'

Former professional boxer Barry MuGuigan has joined tributes to US boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter calling him and "exceptional fighter."McGuigan, the 1985 World Boxing Association featherweight Champion, also spoke of the 'sadness' felt with the passing ... [Published itv.com - 11 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

'HURRICANE' DEAD AT 76Boxer Carter, symbol of racial injustice, had cancer

Dec. 14, 1999: Actor Denzel Wahington (L), star of the film "The Hurricane," based on the true story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter (C), an innocent man who fought for 20 years for justice, poses at the film's premiere party in Los Angeles with boxing champion ... [Published Bayou Buzz - 13 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Hurricane alerts to highlight flood risk

ORLANDO, Fla. — When the Atlantic hurricane season opens on June 1, national forecasters will roll out a new feature: color-coded maps to illustrate the potential for flooding from storm surges.“We are not a storm-surge-savvy nation. Yet storm surge is ... [Published Columbus Dispatch - 17 hours ago]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 2 reports

Southeast Louisiana coastal restoration, hurricane protection are new , booming 'water management' economic sector, Data Center says

Southeast Louisiana’s economy, long dependent on the oil and gas , shipping and tourism industries, has a new major player, according to a report released Sunday morningby The Data Center : water management.The term refers to coastal restoration and hurricane ... [Published Bayou Buzz - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

2014 Hurricane Forecast: Expect 'Less Active' Season, Researchers Say

The official start of hurricane season is less than two months away, on June 1. Although there were no hurricanes in 2013, Maryland has gotten walloped in the past.In 2012, Hurricane Sandy made landfall just north of the upper Chesapeake Bay region, and ... [Published Odenton Patch - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 2 reports

Predictions suggest quiet 2014 hurricane season

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Early predictions for the 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season suggest it could be another quiet year.Climatologist Dale Destin has been looking at some of the early predictions which all point to a relatively quiet hurricane season.Destin, ... [Published Antigua Observer - Apr 19 2014]

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"This is an unprecedented situation," the tourism ministry spokesman Madhu Sudan Burlakoti told journalists. "We do not know what to do if they want their tax back. We will hold further discussions before deciding anything on this issue."
...Many of the emergency preparedness systems I found were extreme, daunting and panic-inducing," said Trae Nunnink, CEO and Founder of Boltwell. "It's important to empower people with proper planning that leads to peace of mind. At Boltwell, we believe preparing for the unexpected doesn't mean going off the deep end to get there."
"We're real proud of our boys, it's the beginning of a dynasty," Islanders head coach Zach Trout proclaimed. "The tournament was a great experience for our program and we'll be back next year to defend our championship."
On Sunday, when told of Mr. Carter's death, Washington said in a statement: "God bless Rubin Carter and his tireless fight to ensure justice for all."

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US boxer and civil rights hero Rubin 'Hurricane... [Published EuroNews - 3 mins ago]
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Sports shorts: Boxer "Hurricane" Carter dead at 76 [Published Portsmouth Herald - 1 hour ago]
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Rubin “Hurricane” Carter Dies of Cancer [Published BlackDoctor.org - 2 hours ago]
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Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, at 76; boxer wrongly ... [Published Boston Globe - 2 hours ago]
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Scoop: STAR-CROSSED on THE CW - Tonight, April ... [Published Broadway World - 2 hours ago]
Cross Lake Islanders reclaim North American Fir... [Published Kenora Daily Miner - 3 hours ago]
EPA’s Tower Of Pisa Policies – OpEd [Published Eurasia Review - 3 hours ago]
Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76 [Published HeraldNet - 3 hours ago]
Wrongfully imprisoned US boxer ‘Hurricane’ Cart... [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - 4 hours ago]
Boxer The Hurricane immortalised in Bob Dylan s... [Published Central Queensland News - 4 hours ago]
Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter [Published American Spectator - 4 hours ago]
Brumfield-Powell [Published Herald Dispatch - 4 hours ago]
Amid hurricane drought, emergency officials wor... [Published The Palm Beach Post - 4 hours ago]
Why There Is No Lime Industry in America Anymore [Published Time - 5 hours ago]
Let's Talk Property Insurance: What An Owner Ne... [Published Property Community.com - 5 hours ago]
Toyota hosts Earth Day events [Published Trinidad Guardian - 5 hours ago]
Why There Is No Lime Industry in America Anymore [Published TIME.com - 5 hours ago]
Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dead at 76 [Published Live 5 WCSC - 5 hours ago]
Immigrants from Germany were among early settlers [Published Lubbock Online - 5 hours ago]
Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, boxer wrongly impriso... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - 5 hours ago]
Prizefighter Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter Dies at 76 [Published TIME.com - 6 hours ago]
Former Boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter dies [Published NHK - 6 hours ago]
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"Hurricane" Carter Dies [Published CFJC TV Channel 7 - 6 hours ago]
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Why There Is No Lime Industry in America Anymore [Published TIME.com - 5 hours ago]
Across the country, ice waters are being served without their usual lime wheels, while lime wedges on gin cocktails are getting thin—if they’re still there at all. Bad weather, disease and crime have been ravaging Mexico’s lime crop, and because America ...
Prizefighter Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter Dies at 76 [Published TIME.com - 6 hours ago]
Rubin “Hurricane” Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by many prominent supporters. More Rubin Carter, Wrongly Imprisoned and Later Freed Boxer ...
Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, Boxer Once Wrongfully... [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - 12 hours ago]
Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, a boxer whose career was cut short in the mid 1960s after he was accused and wrongfully convicted of murder in New Jersey, died today at the age of 76:  Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, a star prizefighter whose career was ...
Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, Wrongfully Convicted ... [Published Hit & Run - 13 hours ago]
<p><img alt="in 2011" height="187" src="http://cloudfront-media.reason.com/mc/ekrayewski/2014_04/rubincarter_Michael_Borkson_flickr.jpg?h=187&w=250" title="in 2011|||Michael Borkson/flickr" width="250" style="float: right;"/&gt;The boxer Rubin Carter ...
"The wounded man looks up through his one dyin’... [Published Althouse - 15 hours ago]
"Yes, here’s the story of the Hurricane/The man the authorities came to blame..." Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, dead, today, at age 76 .Dylan's song came out in 1976, and: Based on the recantations and the new information, the New Jersey Supreme Court ...
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Flood Zone Foolishness [Published Slate Magazine - Mar 24 2014]
Breakingviews: UK floods are extreme, but this ... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Feb 14 2014]
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Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin found guilty... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Feb 12 2014]
France, U.K. hit with major floods on Christmas... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Dec 24 2013]
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Media Advisory: I.I.I. Staff at National Hurric... [Published Financial Services - Apr 14 2014]
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