East Coast of the United States
New authorizations may open up East Coast waters to harmful exploration for oil and gas.
Beaches were shut down in Palm Beach County and Miami-Dade County.
A series of aerial photographs found the largest congregation of basking sharks ever reported.
Meteorology professor John Gyakum has stopped using the phrase he helped coin in 1980. Still, he has high hopes for its newfound popularity.
"It will be massive," one forecaster wrote on Twitter.
Researchers say they don't know why there's a spike in this “unusual mortality event.”