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Supreme Court to grapple with race, elections in new term as battle over abortion lingers

  01 Oct, 2022
The Supreme Court again confronts momentous questions as it returns to work Monday. But the nation is still reeling from its rulings last term. View More 

Before, after images show Hurricane Ian storm surge completely destroyed some Sanibel Island, Florida hotels

  01 Oct, 2022
Many beach cottages that lined the shores of Sanibel Island were wiped away by Hurricane Ian's storm surge, new aerial imagery from NOAA shows. View More 

Ron DeSantis pivots from political battles in aftermath of Hurricane Ian

  01 Oct, 2022
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis had just delivered sobering details of Hurricane Ian's destruction Friday evening at his third news conference of the day, this time in flood-ravaged St. Augustine. View More 

Russia abandons Ukrainian bastion, Putin ally suggests nuclear response

  01 Oct, 2022
Russia said on Saturday its troops had abandoned a key bastion in occupied eastern Ukraine, a stinging defeat that prompted one of President Vladimir Putin's most hawkish allies to call for Russia to consider resorting to low-grade nuclear weapons. View More 

Bolsonaro or Lula? As Brazil prepares to vote, here’s what to know

  01 Oct, 2022
Brazil's hotly contested presidential election is less than 24 hours away, and for many Brazilians, the stakes couldn't be higher. View More 

Ian arrives in North Carolina after bringing flooding, damage to South Carolina; death toll rises in Florida

  01 Oct, 2022
Ian was expected to weaken Saturday and "dissipate early Sunday," the National Hurricane Center reported. View More 

Update: Compromised levee could send 15 feet of water into Sarasota neighborhood Hidden River

  01 Oct, 2022
A Sarasota County automated alert warned of a possible levee break in the Hidden River or Myakka Valley area. View More 

Sailor charged with starting fire that destroyed Navy ship found not guilty

  30 Sep, 2022
A sailor charged in connection with starting a fire that destroyed a Navy warship while it was docked in San Diego has been found not guilty. View More