Two Tennessee women left Tybee Island in Georgia on paddleboards, and almost eight hours later swam to shore on Hilton Head Island Tuesday.
A hurricane watch was issued for part of North Carolina's coast as tropical storm Arthur gained strength and is expected to become a hurricane by Thursday.
When a B-52 bomber broke apart over North Carolina in 1961, a nuclear bomb fell to earth. Only a low-voltage switch kept it from exploding, according to a published report.
Tropical storm Beryl dumped much needed rain in the South, and caused some power outages. Jacksonville, Fla. officials say Beryl was a 'dry run' for the hurricane season which starts Friday.