Two million people warned to flee hurricane Matthew in Florida
Two million people were warned to flee inland as the most powerful storm to threaten the Atlantic coast in more than a decade charged toward Florida, after leaving more than 280 dead across the Caribbean.
Hurricane Matthew's howling wind and driving rain is pummelling Florida, starting what is expected to be a battering of the south-east coast of the US.
The strongest winds of 120mph are just offshore, but Matthew still threatens more than 500 miles of coastline.
"This storm's a monster," Florida governor Rick Scott warned as Matthew started lashing the state. "I'm going to... read more
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