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Tropical Storm Ian forms in Caribbean, with forecasters saying it could hit Cuba and then South Florida next week

CAGUAS, Puerto Rico (AP) — Tropical Storm Ian forms in Caribbean, with forecasters saying it could hit Cuba and then South Florida next week.
Sep. 23, 2022

Ex-Nevada deputy attorney general indicted on murder charge

HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii grand jury on Friday indicted a former deputy Nevada attorney general on charges of second-degree murder in connection with the 50-year-old cold case of a...
Sep. 23, 2022

Hurricane Fiona transforms into post-tropical cyclone but is still power storm as it bears down on northeastern Canada

CAGUAS, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricane Fiona transforms into post-tropical cyclone but is still power storm as it bears down on northeastern Canada.
Sep. 23, 2022

Storm pounds Japan with rain, leaving landslides in its wake

TOKYO (AP) — Tropical Depression Talas unleashed fierce rainfall Saturday in parts of Japan, setting off landslides, halting trains and killing a man after he crashed his car into a...
Sep. 23, 2022

Foes of Arizona school vouchers file to block huge expansion

PHOENIX (AP) — Public school advocates who oppose a massive expansion of Arizona's private school voucher system enacted by the Republican-controlled Legislature and signed into law by Republican Gov. Doug...
Sep. 23, 2022

Roger Federer retires after teaming with Nadal in last match

LONDON (AP) — This day, this match, had to come, of course, for Roger Federer, and for tennis, just as it inevitably must for every athlete in every sport. Federer...
Sep. 23, 2022

Storm hammers Japan with rain, man dies driving into pond

TOKYO (AP) — Tropical Depression Talas unleashed fierce rainfall Saturday in parts of Japan, setting off landslides, halting trains and killing a man after he crashed his car into a...
Sep. 23, 2022

Quake of magnitude 6.1 hits in Pacific off southern Chile

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.1 struck in the Pacific off southern Chile on Friday, but there were no early reports of damage. The...
Sep. 23, 2022

Foes of Arizona school voucher expansion file to block it

PHOENIX (AP) — Public school advocates who oppose a massive expansion of Arizona's private school voucher system enacted by the Republican-controlled Legislature and signed into law by Republican Gov. Doug...
Sep. 23, 2022

Powerful quake shakes Indonesia, but no casualties reported

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A strong undersea earthquake shook Indonesia’s northernmost province of Aceh on Saturday, but there were no immediate reports of serious damage or casualties and officials said...
Sep. 23, 2022

Roger Federer's last match is doubles loss with Rafael Nadal

LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer wrapped up his superlative professional tennis career at age 41 with a loss in doubles alongside longtime rival Rafael Nadal at the Laver Cup on...
Sep. 23, 2022

Roger Federer's last match before retirement is a loss in doubles with Rafael Nadal at the Laver Cup

LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer's last match before retirement is a loss in doubles with Rafael Nadal at the Laver Cup.
Sep. 23, 2022

Mississippi man gets hate crime charge in cross burning

JACKSON, Miss (AP) — A Mississippi man has been charged with a federal hate crime for burning a cross in his front yard to threaten his Black neighbors, the U.S...
Sep. 23, 2022

Arizona judge: State can enforce near-total abortion ban

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona can enforce a near-total ban on abortions that has been blocked for nearly 50 years, a judge ruled Friday, meaning clinics across the state will have...
Sep. 23, 2022

Arizona judge rules the state can enforce a near-total ban on abortions that has been blocked for nearly 50 years

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona judge rules the state can enforce a near-total ban on abortions that has been blocked for nearly 50 years.
Sep. 23, 2022

'Fat Leonard' may be Venezuela bargaining chip, experts say

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A fugitive defense contractor nicknamed “Fat Leonard” who claims to have incriminating sex photos of U.S. Navy brass could become the latest bargaining chip in Venezuelan...
Sep. 23, 2022

Fight to end virus pandemic takes place on UN's sidelines

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — In four days of fiery speeches over war, climate change and the threat of nuclear weapons, one issue felt like an afterthought during this year's U.N...
Sep. 23, 2022

GLIMPSES: Threading the needle at the UN perimeter's edge

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Every September, the New York City police barricades go up around U.N. headquarters in midtown Manhattan, demarcating a temporary multinational fiefdom and inadvertently annexing peripheral businesses...
Sep. 23, 2022

Mother settles lawsuit over Texas arrest captured on video

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A Texas city has settled a federal civil rights lawsuit filed by a Black mother after she and her daughter were wrestled to the ground...
Sep. 23, 2022

Experts: 'Fat Leonard' may be Venezuela's bargaining chip

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A fugitive defense contractor nicknamed “Fat Leonard” who claims to have incriminating sex photos of U.S. Navy brass could become the latest bargaining chip in Venezuelan...
Sep. 23, 2022

Judge bans cameras from Idaho mom's triple murder case

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho judge has banned cameras from the courtroom in the high-profile triple murder case against a mother and her new husband, saying he fears the...
Sep. 23, 2022

Afraid and anxious, young protesters demand climate action

NEW YORK (AP) — Frustrated, anxious but also a tad hopeful, young activists staged a coordinated “global climate strike” Friday to highlight the effects of global warming and demand more...
Sep. 23, 2022

Roger Federer bids farewell alongside Nadal in last match

LONDON (AP) — This day, this match, had to come, of course, for Roger Federer, and for tennis, just as it inevitably must for every athlete in every sport. Federer...
Sep. 23, 2022

Indiana abortion clinics see patients amid legal changes

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Dr. Jeanne Corwin traveled about two hours on Friday from her hometown of Cincinnati to an Indianapolis abortion clinic, where she saw the clinic's first 12 patients...
Sep. 23, 2022

Hurricane Fiona heads for Canada after whipping at Bermuda

CAGUAS, Puerto Rico (AP) — A hurricane expected to transform into a huge post-tropical storm will bring hurricane-strength wind, heavy rain and big waves to Atlantic Canada, meteorologists said Friday...
Sep. 23, 2022

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