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PANAMA CITY, Fla | The Latest: Power’s out in Florida state capital

PANAMA CITY, Fla  — The Latest on the impact of Hurricane Michael’s destructive path across the southeastern U.S. (all times local): ___ 1:30 p.m. Virginia’s governor has declared a state of emergency in anticipation of Hurricane Michael’s remnant passing through the state. Gov. Ralph Northam issued the declaration Thursday and urged Virginians to prepare for … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Fla | The Latest: Power’s out in Florida state capital

BEIRUT | Syria rebels destroy bridges in anticipation of offensive

BEIRUT — Syrian opposition fighters blew up bridges Friday linking areas they control to government-held territories in northwestern Syria in anticipation of a military offensive against their last stronghold in the country, activists and a war monitor said. The explosions rocked the area in al-Ghab plains, south of idlib and came after rebels detected government … Continue reading BEIRUT | Syria rebels destroy bridges in anticipation of offensive

HONOLULU | The Latest: Hawaiian island of Oahu under hurricane warning

HONOLULU — The Latest on Hurricane Lane. (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Weather officials say the Hawaiian island of Oahu is under a hurricane warning. The Central Pacific Hurricane Center said in a report released Wednesday evening that a hurriane warning is also in effect for Big Island, Maui, Lanai, Molokai and Kahoolawe. The National … Continue reading HONOLULU | The Latest: Hawaiian island of Oahu under hurricane warning

HONOLULU | The Latest: Big Island gets rain as hurricane approaches

HONOLULU — The Latest on Hurricane Lane. (all times local): 4 p.m. Hawaii’s Big Island is seeing the first effects of approaching Hurricane Lane’s outer rain bands. Gov. David Ige noted at a news conference Wednesday that the island is starting to see the effects of the powerful Category 4 hurricane. The National Weather Service … Continue reading HONOLULU | The Latest: Big Island gets rain as hurricane approaches

MADISON, Wis. | WR trio will have to pick up slack at No. 4 Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis.  — The suspension of Quintez Cephus leaves Wisconsin without one of its top receivers for the foreseeable future. Cephus was charged with felony sexual assault Monday, accused of misconduct involving two women at his apartment last April. Cephus, a 20-year-old junior from Macon, Georgia, was suspended by the team shortly after he was … Continue reading MADISON, Wis. | WR trio will have to pick up slack at No. 4 Wisconsin

Anticipation high as California rolls out retail pot sales

LOS ANGELES/December 31, 2017  (AP)(STL.News)  —Californians may awake on New Year’s Day to a stronger-than-normal whiff of marijuana as America’s cannabis king lights up to celebrate the state’s first legal retail pot sales. The historic day Monday comes more than two decades after California paved the way for legal weed by passing the first medical marijuana law … Continue reading Anticipation high as California rolls out retail pot sales

Videos show Egypt’s church gunman calmly walking away

CAIRO/December 30, 2017 (AP)(STL.News)—Video clips circulating on social media on Saturday show the gunman who opened fire outside an Egyptian church and a nearby store owned by a Copt in an attack that killed at least nine people walking armed and unchallenged on a residential street for nearly 10 minutes. The gunman, the videos show, … Continue reading Videos show Egypt’s church gunman calmly walking away