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Puerto Rico governor: Maria poses 'catastrophic…

Hurricane Maria makes landfall on the island

Maria hits Puerto Rico as a Category 4 hurricane

Steve Harrigan details the damage from the storm

Trial opens for man accused of plotting to behead…

A prosecutor and defense attorney have painted starkly different pictures of a Massachusetts man accused of participating in a plot to behead a conservative blogger who angered Muslims when she organized a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest in Texas

Judge: Inmate drug reaction wasn't enough to stop…

A federal judge says the reaction of an Ohio inmate being put to death wasn't enough to stop the execution under current law governing lethal injection in the state

South Dakota lawmaker apologizes for Facebook post

A Republican South Dakota legislator under fire for a Facebook post has apologized and called her actions a "lack of judgment."

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Clash over Catalan vote heats up in Spain as…

News reports says Spanish police have arrested 12 people in raids on Catalan government offices as a crackdown intensifies on the region's preparations for a secession vote

Mississippi has the license plate blues for one more year

Mississippi will have the license plate blues for one more year, because no funds were appropriated to replace the current blues-themed plates.

Avoid a flooded car

It's a soggy mess out there in car lots, don't get stuck with one.

Kenya court explains poll annulment verdict

Kenya's Supreme Court has explained its decision to annul the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta.

The New York Times - First Reports Emerge of…

From The New York Times: With no power, phones or internet, Dominica residents turned to amateur radio to give updates on their situation after Hurricane Maria battered the island.By: By BARBARA MARCOLINI and DREW JORDAN. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2ycFDoO

Mother Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter…

A Michigan mother has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and child abuse after the death of her own 6-month old son.

Former Homeland secy.: It was a balanced speech

Fmr. Homeland Security Secy. Michael Chertoff discusses the president's UN speech, North Korea and Hurricane Maria and FEMA response.

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AP: Trump received a crash course before UNGA

Ahead of the speech, the Associated Press is reporting that the President's top cabinet members felt like they had to give the President a crash course on "American Power 101.”

Confederate Monuments Become Flashpoint At…

Ed Gillespie and Ralph Northam squared off over how to handle confederate monuments during the Virginia Governor’s Debate, moderated by Chuck Todd with NBC Washington.

Crocs Are Making Bank by Staying Hideous

The Crocs brand has gone back to its roots with colorful clogs, and it's saving the company. Buzz60's Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Greek oil spill effort stalled by cleanup vessel…

Greek authorities say that the captain and chief mechanic of a ship commissioned for an oil-spill cleanup operation outside Athens have been arrested on fuel smuggling charges

Michigan sued after gay couples are rejected for adoption

The American Civil Liberties Union says Michigan is illegally allowing faith-based groups to reject gay couples who want to adopt kids or become foster parents

US stock indexes inch higher ahead of Fed…

U.S. stock indexes are slightly higher ahead of the Federal Reserve's latest economic and interest rate policy update

Pennsylvania takes credit ratings hit amid budget fight

Pennsylvania's credit rating is taking a hit, another black eye in the nearly three-month budget stalemate between Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf and the Republican-controlled Legislature.

Tesla Might Have Competition For Heavy-Duty…

Electric vehicle maker Proterra says one of its buses set a record for distance traveled on a single charge, but it's not for sale yet.

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Report: Iran group hacks aviation, petrochemical…

Cybersecurity firm warns that a suspected group of hackers in Iran are targeting the aviation and petrochemical industries in Saudi Arabia, the U.S. and South Korea

Trump turns focus to Middle East policy at the UN

World leaders react to the president's speech