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Tropical Storm Bertha formed over the Atlantic Thursday night and is heading west-northwest.  It has winds of 45 miles per hour and is not forecast to become a hurricane. The storm is not forecast to move into the Gulf of Mexico.

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Study shows people more afraid of feminine hurricane names than male ones

People are more afraid of hurricanes with masculine names than feminine.

That's according to a new study.
But here's the catch, the storms with stereotypical female names tend to be deadlier.
   
Researchers say it's because people tend to under estimate them.