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Floridians brace for the arrival of Tropical Storm Ian, which may strengthen to become the state’s first major hurricane in 4 years

Ian, which developed Friday in the central Caribbean Sea, is forecast to rapidly intensify Sunday and become a Category 3 hurricane before reaching western Cuba by early Tuesday. Ian is…

What it’s like to visit Saudi Arabia right now

(CNN) — I have seen countries change before, but I don’t think I’ve ever seen anything quite like the change taking place in Saudi Arabia. It is not like the…

Jackson, Mississippi: Parents in the dark on their children’s health as they learn the scope of lead problems in Jackson’s water

Jackson, Mississippi CNN  —  When her firstborn exhibited extreme sensitivity to smell, sound and touch, along with some obsessive-compulsive tendencies, Sarah Howard wondered if it was her fault, if she’d…

He thought he ordered a book by a Black financial adviser. The Nazi symbols inside shocked him

CNN  —  Dante Lee thought he was opening an investment book. But what he found inside shocked and appalled him. In a TikTok video posted this month, Lee says he…

Cubans to decide on same-sex marriage in national referendum

Matanzas, Cuba CNN  —  The cake with figurines of two brides on top melted in the Caribbean heat and the wedding guests fretted aloud that one of Cuba’s frequent blackouts…

Italy expected to look right as polls open in national election

CNN  —  Polls opened Sunday in the Italian national elections, with the far-right Brothers of Italy party – led by Giorgia Meloni – poised to make big gains after the…

‘I don’t want to die for someone else’s ambitions’: Russian men face mobilisation

CNN  —  Tension was in the air as a long trail of cars lined up near the Petkuhovo checkpoint on the border between Russia and Kazakhstan late Friday night. Andrei…

Liz Cheney says she will not remain a Republican if Donald Trump is GOP nominee in 2024

CNN  —  Wyoming GOP Rep. Liz Cheney said at The Texas Tribune festival Saturday that if former President Donald Trump becomes the Republican Party’s nominee for president in 2024, she…

Super Typhoon Karding: Noru strengthening as it heads for Philippines

The storm rapidly intensified in the early hours of Sunday, according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center, strengthening from a 140 kph (85 mph) typhoon to a 250 kph (155…

North Korea fires ballistic missile into sea

The short range missile was fired early Sunday morning local time from the Taechon area of North Pyongan Province, according to South Korea’s joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS). It said…

Bidens addresses Global Citizen Festival Saturday

Biden will cite the Democrats’ $369 billion climate package, the largest such investment in US history — one that could have significant implications for global greenhouse gas emissions and the…

Judge dismisses lawsuit over DOJ memo on school board threats

CNN  —  A federal judge threw out a lawsuit on Friday from parents that accused Attorney General Merrick Garland of stifling their free speech, saying the group misunderstood a memo…