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Bermuda on alert for Hurricane Bill;120 mph winds

MIAMI – Bermuda was under a hurricane watch Thursday as Hurricane Bill approached, slightly weakened but with winds still near 120 mph, while dangerous waves and riptides were likely along most of the eastern U.S. coast over the weekend. Bill…

Hurricane Bill now Category 3 storm in Atlantic

MIAMI – Hurricane Bill became a major hurricane far out in the Atlantic on Tuesday, with winds whipping near 125 mph, and forecasters say it could strengthen even further. The National Hurricane Center said people in the Leeward Islands should…

Hurricane Bill forms in Atlantic; Hurricane Guillermo weakens to tropical storm in Pacific

Hurricane Bill forms; Guillermo weakens MIAMI — Hurricane Bill has formed in the Atlantic, the first hurricane of this year’s Atlantic hurricane season. Meanwhile, Hurricane Guillermo has weakened to a tropical storm far out in the Pacific. Hurricane Bill’s maximum…