Florida's Atlantic coastline is keeping a "watchful eye" as Hurricane Matthew approaches the East Coast. Classes have been canceled at schools along the coast and theme parks like Walt Disney World are considering closing as they monitor the storm closely. In Central Florida's Brevard County residents of barrier islands have been ordered to evacuate. Residents who live in manufactured and mobile homes are also being asked to evacuate. In South Carolina, Governor Nikki Haley announced an evacuation of a quarter million people from the state's coastline.
A bridge that was damaged when Hurricane Matthew swept through eastern Cuba has collapsed, killing four workers who were undertaking repairs, Canadian mining company Sherritt International reported on Wednesday. (more) Read More