Tampa Bay Buccaneers moving practice to Miami amid Hurricane Ian concerns

CNN — In preparation for the potential impact of Hurricane Ian, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are relocating their football operations to Miami-Dade County, Florida. Early Tuesday morning, Hurricane Ian became a Category 3 storm as it neared landfall in western Cuba on its way toward Florida. It quickly strengthened on Monday and will likely continue … Read more

Hurricane Ian makes landfall in western Cuba as a Category 3 storm, threatening a path of destruction as it churns toward Florida

CNN — Rapidly intensifying Hurricane Ian made landfall in western Cuba early Tuesday morning while on its trek toward Florida, where residents in some coastal areas are already evacuating. The hurricane, packing maximum sustained winds of 125 mph, made landfall just southwest of the town of La Coloma in the Pinar del Rio Province of … Read more

Why Hurricane Ian’s path is still uncertain

Editor’s Note: A version of this article originally appeared in the weekly weather newsletter, the CNN Weather Brief, which is released every Monday. You can sign up here to receive them every week and during significant storms. CNN — Waking up this morning, there’s a sense of dread. Hurricane Ian could be the storm that … Read more

Tropical Storm Ian’s uncertain path has all of Florida preparing for a major hurricane

Editor’s Note: Affected by the storm? Use CNN’s lite site for low bandwidth. CNN — Its exact path still uncertain, Tropical Storm Ian strengthened Sunday night as it churned in the Caribbean, threatening to arrive in Florida as a hurricane packing powerful winds and dangerous storm surges. Even as the storm grows stronger – with … Read more

Why Stacey Abrams is a clear underdog in Georgia

CNN — The 2022 elections are, so far, shaping up to be better than Democrats had imagined. They’re now favored to hold the Senate, and they appear likely to keep their losses in the House below the historical midterm average for the party that controls the White House. They also seem to be doing fairly … Read more

Floridians brace for the arrival of Tropical Storm Ian, which is forecast to rapidly intensify on Sunday

CNN — Tropical Storm Ian is forecast to rapidly intensify as it barrels through the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico before weakening by the time it reaches Florida later this week, according to the latest update from the National Hurricane Center. Ian, which developed Friday in the central Caribbean Sea, is forecast to rapidly … Read more

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

CNN — As Tropical Storm Ian barrels towards Florida – potentially strengthening to a Category 4 hurricane before slamming the state later this week – residents are preparing for what could be the Sunshine State’s first major hurricane in four years. Ian, which developed Friday in the central Caribbean Sea, is forecast to rapidly intensify … Read more

Tropical Storm Ian strengthens in the Caribbean and tracks toward Florida

CNN — The ninth named tropical storm of the 2022 Atlantic hurricane season has formed across the central Caribbean Sea, and forecasts show Florida may soon be impacted by its first major hurricane since 2018. Tropical Storm Ian was located about 315 miles (510 km) southeast of Kingston, Jamaica, as of 5 am Saturday and … Read more

Opinion: DeSantis’ actions should raise alarm bells

Editor’s Note: Norman Eisen served as counsel to House Democrats in the first Trump impeachment and as White House ethics czar and ambassador to the Czech Republic in the Obama administration. Christine Todd Whitman was the governor of New Jersey and administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in the George W. Bush administration. Eisen was … Read more

Mississippi welfare scheme: Former state official pleads guilty in scheme where misused money was funneled to prominent Mississippians including Brett Favre

CNN — A former top state official in Mississippi pleaded guilty Thursday to state and federal charges in connection to an embezzlement scheme that auditors say misused millions of welfare dollars, including funneling funds into projects linked to prominent Mississippians like former NFL star Brett Favre. Officials from the US Department of Justice and the … Read more