Death Toll in Storms Sweeping South Increases to 5Possible tornadoes swept through parts of Alabama and Tennessee overnight, killing five people and injuring more than a dozen as heavy rains from storms moving across the South produced flooding in areas previously suffering from months of drought.
US Senator Calls for Investigation of Cruise Ship in StormFederal transportation officials might soon be looking into a Royal Caribbean cruise ship that ran into high winds and rough seas in the Atlantic Ocean over the weekend.
Firefighters Rescue Pet Parrot Stuck In Tree Firefighters were called to a Fort Lauderdale home to rescue a pet parrot that had gotten itself stuck high up in a tree.
Hundreds Rescued From Floodwaters In Florida And Alabama2 feet of rain fell in 24 hours on the Florida Panhandle and Alabama coast, causing widespread flooding.
Best Five Southern Writers' Houses To VisitWriter Michael Farris Smith, author of the novel Rivers, recommends visiting the houses of five Southern literary giants to see where they drew their inspiration for their craft.
Best Places To Eat Before The Game In Tampa BayIf you're headed to a sports game, you can either spend a small fortune on snacks during the game or you can fill up on good food beforehand. See which restaurants are within walking distance of your favorite team.
Christmas Day Storms Blamed For 3 Deaths Twisters hopscotched across the Deep South, and, along with brutal, straight-line winds, knocked down countless trees, blew the roofs off homes and left many Christmas celebrations in the dark.
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Fla. Insurance Fund Could Still Fall Short Of Needs Florida still may not have enough money to pay off hurricane insurance claims if a big storm hits.

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