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President Barack Obama speaks on foreign policy in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, D.C., on July 16, 2014. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Opens Eastern Seaboard To Offshore Oil Exploration

Opening the Eastern Seaboard to offshore oil exploration for the first time in decades, the Obama administration on Friday approved the use of sonic cannons to discover deposits under the ocean floor by shooting sound waves 100 times louder than a jet engine through waters shared by endangered whales and turtles.

CBS Tampa–07/18/2014

Hurricane Sandy's Winds Hit Florida Coast

East Coast Braces for Monster ‘Frankenstorm’

WASHINGTON (AP) — The pre-Halloween hybrid weather monster that federal forecasters call “Frankenstorm” is looking more ominous by the hour for the East Coast, and utilities and local governments are getting ready. Meteorologists expect a […]

CBS Tampa–10/26/2012

Blustery winds blow through the palm trees as the outerbands of Hurricane Sandy are felt in Miami. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Fla. Officials Warn Of Rip Currents From Sandy

Florida’s officials are warning residents and visitors of dangerous rip currents as Hurricane Sandy moves north.

10/25/2012

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