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Hurricane Fiona causing ‘catastrophic’ flooding in Puerto Rico as the territory remains without power

CNN  —  Hurricane Fiona made landfall along the extreme southwestern coast of Puerto Rico, near Punta Tocon, at 3:20 p.m. ET Sunday with winds of 85 mph, according to the National Hurricane Center. The hurricane is already causing catastrophic flooding as it moves just west of Puerto Rico and heads for the Dominican Republic, the … Read more

Tropical Storm Fiona: Hurricane warning issued for Puerto Rico

CNN  —  Tropical Storm Fiona is starting to whip the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico and may strike the latter as a hurricane Sunday, posing threats of flooding and mudslides forecasters say could be “life-threatening.” A hurricane warning is in effect for Puerto Rico, reflecting forecasters’ belief it will strengthen to a hurricane – with … Read more

Warner wants damage assessment from intel community over Trump documents – Face the Nation

Warner wants damage assessment from intel community over Trump documents  Face the Nation Senate Intelligence chair says briefing on Trump classified documents on hold  The Hill Senate intelligence chair says 20 years after 9/11 and January 6 is now ‘symbol of attack on democracy’  Business Insider Transcript: Sen. Mark Warner on “Face the Nation,” Sept. 11, 2022  CBS News … Read more

Jackson, Mississippi, mayor says "coordinated effort" needed to end water crisis – Face the Nation

Jackson, Mississippi, mayor says “coordinated effort” needed to end water crisis  Face the Nation Jackson mayor says federal funding ‘insufficient’ to address city’s water infrastructure  Fox News Jackson water crisis: Brown water from faucets, boil advisory in place  USA TODAY View Full Coverage on Google News

First U.S. patient receives autologous stem cell therapy to treat dry AMD

Media Advisory Wednesday, August 31, 2022 What: At the National Institutes of Health, a surgical team successfully implanted a patch of tissue made from patient cells with the goal of treating advanced “dry” age-related macular degeneration (AMD), also known as geographic atrophy. Dry AMD is a leading cause of vision loss among older Americans and … Read more

FBI agents complete review of Mar-a-Lago documents – CBS News

FBI agents complete review of Mar-a-Lago documents  CBS News Trump’s Legal Team Scrambles to Find an Argument  The New York Times FBI raid on Trump’s Mar-a-Lago: 5 things the redacted affidavit reveals  Fox News Unsealed Mar-a-Lago search warrant affidavit reveals the government has no case against Trump  The Hill View Full Coverage on Google News

CDC sees downward trend in monkeypox cases – CBS Evening News

CDC sees downward trend in monkeypox cases  CBS Evening News Monkeypox Cases Are Declining in New York City and Globally  The New York Times Dr. Murphy: Monkeypox cases fall 21%  WGN News Falling monkeypox cases have health officials ‘cautiously optimistic’  The Washington Post View Full Coverage on Google News

U.S. carries out airstrikes in Syria – CBS Evening News

U.S. carries out airstrikes in Syria  CBS Evening News Pentagon Vows to Strike Back If Troops Are Attacked by Iran-Supported Militias, Regardless of Nuclear Talks  Yahoo News US airstrike in Syria used 8 manned fighter jets that dropped 9 guided bomb units: official  Fox News Biden orders missile strikes in Syria  CBS News View Full Coverage on Google News

McDonald’s testing the British hit, Chicken Big Mac in the US

McDonald’s Chicken Big Mac was a huge hit in the United Kingdom. Now it’s crossing the pond. Beginning later this month, the burger chain is testing the fan favorite at select restaurants in Miami for a limited time. The Chicken Big Mac is similar to its meaty sibling, however it replaces the two burgers with … Read more

At least four critically injured when car crashes into pub near Washington, DC

More than a dozen people were injured when a vehicle crashed into an Irish pub in Arlington, Va. on Friday just outside of Washington, D.C., causing a fiery scene and injuring at least four people critically. Arlington Police said eight people were transported to area hospitals, with four being treated for critical injuries and four … Read more