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The Latest: 911 calls pouring in as Matthew pounds Florida
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The Latest: 911 calls pouring in as Matthew pounds Florida

Palm trees sway in high gusts of wind, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, in Vero Beach, Fla. Hurricane Matthew continues to make a path for Florida’s east coast from the Bahamas. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Matthew (all times local): 9 a.m. A sheriff’s spokesman says hundreds of callers […]
The Latest: ‘Scary as heck’ as hurricane nears Florida
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The Latest: ‘Scary as heck’ as hurricane nears Florida

Palm trees sway in high gusts of wind, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, in Vero Beach, Fla. Hurricane Matthew continues to make a path for Florida’s east coast from the Bahamas. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Matthew (all times local): 8 a.m. Robert Tyler had feared a storm surge […]
Damaged NJ Transit train removed from terminal after crash
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Damaged NJ Transit train removed from terminal after crash

FILE – This Oct. 1, 2016, file photo, provided by the National Transportation Safety Board shows damage done to the Hoboken Terminal in Hoboken, N.J., after a commuter train crash. New Jersey Transit is implementing a new rule after the crash. NJ Transit spokeswoman Jennifer Nelson said the conductor must join the engineer whenever a […]
The Latest: South Carolina officials: Evacuate coast now
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The Latest: South Carolina officials: Evacuate coast now

Palm trees sway in high gusts of wind, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, in Vero Beach, Fla. Hurricane Matthew continues to make a path for Florida’s east coast from the Bahamas. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Matthew (all times local): 7:10 a.m. South Carolina officials are making another plea […]
The Latest: Matthew’s eyewall brushing Cape Canaveral
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The Latest: Matthew’s eyewall brushing Cape Canaveral

Palm trees sway in high gusts of wind, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, in Vero Beach, Fla. Hurricane Matthew continues to make a path for Florida’s east coast from the Bahamas. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Matthew (all times local): 6:10 a.m. The western edge of Hurricane Matthew’s eyewall […]
Backpage.com raided, CEO arrested for sex-trafficking
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Backpage.com raided, CEO arrested for sex-trafficking

This photo released by the Texas Office of the Attorney General shows Carl Ferrer. State agents have raided the Dallas headquarters of adult classified ad portal Backpage and arrested Chief Executive Officer Ferrer. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton alleges that adult and child sex-trafficking victims had been forced into prostitution through escort ads posted on […]
Donald Trump’s greatest hits (and misses) in Atlantic City
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Donald Trump’s greatest hits (and misses) in Atlantic City

FILE – In this April 5, 1990 file photo, Donald Trump raises his fist during ceremonies for the opening the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City, N.J. The man who is now the Republican presidential nominee has been mostly gone from Atlantic City since 2009, when a well-publicized decline was starting its third […]
Matthew hammers Florida, begins dayslong beating of coast
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Matthew hammers Florida, begins dayslong beating of coast

Traffic stacks up on I-75 North fleeing the coast and Hurricane Matthew on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, near McDonough. FEMA officials said Thursday that crews were deployed to emergency operation centers in Albany, Georgia, and Fort Bragg, North Carolina. The agency says more than 444,000 liters of water and 513,000 meals along with thousands of […]