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  • Miami's Jim Larranaga
    Hurricanes back in polls at No. 23
    After dropping out of the Top 25 of the weekly college basketball polls following three losses in December, Miami moved back into the rankings this week.With wins over Syracuse on Saturday and North Carolina State last Thursday, the Hurricanes...
  • Miami-Syracuse
    Miami squeezes Orange to go 4-2 in ACC
    The way Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim saw it, his team lost Saturday’s Atlantic Coast Conference game to Miami because of its woes at the free throw line.The Orange missed 11 of 19 opportunities at the stripe in a 66-62 game, including two (the...
  • Miami's Sheldon McClellan
    Hurricanes get big win over N.C. State
    Angel Rodriguez struggled with his shooting from the field for a second straight game, but his four free throws over the final 21 seconds sealed the University of Miami’s 65-60 victory over North Carolina State in a key Atlantic Coast...
  • Larranaga vs. N.C. State
    Hurricanes facing big challenges
    Having played three games against ranked opponents in their first four Atlantic Coast Conference outings and come out with split, Miami finishes the month with three more games that could be just as key to their postseason opportunities.Starting...
  • Miami coach Jim Larranaga
    Miami’s Larranaga talks Duke, Notre Dame, and butterflies
    Before getting down to the nitty-gritty of his first meeting with the media since his team disposed of Duke by 16 points Tuesday night, University of Miami basketball coach Jim Larranaga said Thursday he had a couple of announcements to make.First...
  • Tonye Jekiri
    Jekiri comes through for Hurricanes
    University of Miami 7-foot center Tonye Jekiri’s teammates delivered a message to him in the week leading up to the game with Boston College.“We told him this week to be a little bit more aggressive,” junior guard and team leader...
  • Miami coach Larranaga
    ‘Canes look at changes for BC game
    After starting the same five players in each of the team’s first 14 games, University of Miami basketball coach Jim Larranaga is looking at potential changes as the Hurricanes get ready to host Boston College Saturday afternoon.But the...
  • Miami basketball
    Hurricanes to host Howard in opener
    The University of Miami will be dealing with a twist on a familiar zone defense when the Hurricanes open the men’s college basketball season Friday night at home against Howard.Tipoff at the BankUnited Center on the Hurricanes’ Coral...
  • Davon Reed out
    Hurricanes lose two players for early going of college basketball season
    Things may have gone well for the University of Miami's men's basketball team on its August tour of Spain, when the Hurricanes won all four games.But they haven't since.Coach Jim Larranaga announced Wednesday that forward Ivan Cruz...
  • Coach Jim Larranaga
    Spain tour vital to Miami’s future
    With nine new players on the roster, the University of Miami men’s basketball team will be facing a period of adjustment the upcoming season. Getting an opportunity for a “sneak preview” then could be vital to the Hurricanes...
  • Defiant Obama ignores deniers, links climate change to California wildfires
    Defiant Obama ignores deniers, links climate change to California wildfires
    The Obama administration warned Tuesday that Americans living in apprehension of increasingly destructive, rapidly spreading wildfires have had their worlds turned upside down by climate change, reported Buzzfeed. The White was suggesting that...
  • North Carolina coast is in safe hands.
    How to prepare for the upcoming hurricane
    Good news? Second sign of depression is expected to grow weaker. Bad news? The next one could be stronger. Locals know. We're due for a powerful hurricane related punch. But don't wait for Jim Cantore to purchase a ticket for RDU. Remain...
  • Storm emergency plan
    Storm emergency plan and preparedness from ServiceMaster Restore
    Spring to summer and likewise summer to fall generally brings volatile weather and that can mean tornadoes, hurricanes along the coasts, and flash flooding in low-lying areas after a rain. Over the last 10 years, hurricanes have caused more than ...
  • Tropical Storm Arthur may be season’s first hurricane
    Tropical Storm Arthur may be season’s first hurricane
    The Fourth of July holiday weekend is almost here. Everyone is thinking about cookouts and picnics, friends and families, and … a possible hurricane. Tropical Storm Arthur is currently off the coast of Florida, spinning and building...
  • Club Zion Community Church © D.P. Clarke
    What became of the Florida church with the toppled steeple?
    Hurricane season is upon us again, and anyone who travelled Florida’s Route A1A between Cape Canaveral and Melbourne at the end of 2004 may remember the horrific sight of a church steeple embedded in the roof of a building. It had been...