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Tropical Storm Warning in effect as Hermine moves north

As of late Friday , about 30 million people along the US East Coast were under tropical storm watches and warnings through the weekend. Exactly where that westward turn occurs will determine how close the storm gets to New Jersey . Authorities reported two storm-related deaths from the storm. "Making repairs in high winds is not a safe thing for them to do", he said. Forecasters expected Hermine to regain hurricane force as it travels up the coast before weakening again to a tropical ...



Lawyer: $1.9 million settlement in Sandra Bland lawsuit

It names the state trooper who arrested Bland, two guards at the jail, Waller County and the Texas Department of Public Safety . The terms require the jail to hire an emergency nurse for all shifts and set up automated sensors to ensure timely cell checks, and for the Department of Public Safety to provide statewide de-escalation training for troopers.


New leader opens a new chapter for Library of Congress

New leader opens a new chapter for Library of Congress

Billington has led the national library for 28 years. Hayden is the first woman, and the first African American , to serve as chief executive of the Library of Congress, the largest library in the world , with more than 162 million items in its collections.


Trump's national gains extend to Florida, Ohio

Trump's national gains extend to Florida, Ohio

Bloomberg's survey, conducted by Selzer & Co., finds Trump ahead 44 percent to 39 percent among likely voters when third-party candidates are included, and up 48 percent to 43 percent in a head-to-head match with Clinton. One big difference this time between younger and older voters: Support for Gary Johnson . A possible sign of the tightening race, Clinton's campaign announced it will open six more campaign offices in the Buckeye State this week, bringing the total number of Democratic ...



Bill Clinton: Hillary Sometimes Gets 'Severely Dehydrated'

TMZ first discovered the edit of the television version. In a longer version of the interview that was broadcast on CBS This Morning Tuesday, the word "frequently" was not removed. CHARLIE ROSE: But more importantly, she's on a grueling campaign. 'And she's worked like a demon as you know - secretary of state and as a senator and the year since, ' he added, speaking to Clinton's heavy work load.



Samsung quick fix for Note 7 is no full recharge

Aviation regulators and airlines have deemed the Note 7 a flight hazard and the US Consumer Product Safety Commission is considering an official product recall. After the incident, several other customers also complained that their phone exploded during charging or answering calls. Samsung announced last week that it was working with the federal agency to formally issue a recall for the large-screen smartphone.