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Hurricane Irma's path

ABC News(TAMPA, Fla.) — Hurricane Irma cut a swath of destruction through the Caribbean before moving slowly northwest toward Florida’s west coast, where it is expected to make landfall Sunday. The eye of the hurricane is expected

How hurricanes get their names

StrahilDimitrov/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — As Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 storm, begins battering the Caribbean, you may wonder how hurricanes get their names. Storm naming is actually maintained by an international group of meteorologists known as the World