The Northeastern U.S. Was Ravaged By "Monstrous" Hurricanes Just Centuries Ago

A new analysis shows that the northeast corner of what is now the United States was slammed by at least 23 severe hurricanes from the years 250 to 1150, many of them reaching category 3 and 4 status. Researchers say these hurricanes, which formed in relatively warm seas, could be a harbinger of things to come. »2/13/15 2:20pm2/13/15 2:20pm