Forecasters say the sheer size of the 560-kilometre-wide storm and its painfully slow progress over coming days could leave much of the region under water.
- by Ernest Scheyder
Hurricane Florence swirls closer to the US East Coast, with power already cut to tens of thousands as it threatens to unleash widespread destruction.
- by Brian K. Sullivan and Alex Longley
Four people died as Hurricane Florence made landfall on the US east coat.
Governor Roy Cooper has warned of an impending disaster.
The powerful Hurricane Florence threatened to bring "days and days" of rain and potentially deadly flooding to the US southeast coast.
- by Anna Driver
One of the most powerful hurricanes recorded in the north Pacific is forecast to make a direct hit on the US island state of Hawaii, American weather services say.
- by Peter Hannam
The Waratahs greatest enemy in this finals series has never been opponent A or B but series of hurdles they set themselves.
- by Paul Cully
The Hurricanes have bounced back into life with 32-31 win over the Chiefs to book a Super Rugby semi-final berth.
- by Daniel Gilhooly
A tweet from the Hurricanes' official Twitter account somehow became bigger news than its subject: a shoulder to the head of Wes Goosen.
- by Hamish Bidwell
The Hurricanes have returned to their winning ways in Super Rugby on the back of a four-try performance from Ngani Laumape against the Blues.