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East Island, Remote Hawaiian Sliver of Sand, Is Largely Wiped Out by a Hurricane – New York Times

First, the island was there. Then, it was mostly gone. Before Hurricane Walaka swept through the central Pacific this month, East Island was captured in images as an 11-acre sliver of sand that stood out starkly from the turquoise ocean. After the …Read more

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Why the Florida governor’s race is ugly, unpredictable — and important – Washington Post

The race to be the next Florida governor is one of the most closely watched, highest-stakes governor’s races of 2018. It epitomizes the Trump era of politics with two strong personalities with irreconcilable politics and, as a debate Wednesday night …Read more

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Super Typhoon Yutu Takes Horrible Toll On Northern Mariana Islands, Heads Toward Asia – NPR

Super Typhoon Yutu is on its way to Southeast Asia, after devastating part of the commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. “Many homes have been destroyed,” says the mayor of Tinian, an island in the U.S. Pacific territory. Yutu brought sustained …Read more

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Suspect Shot Victims Multiple Times in Kroger Grocery Store Rampage, Police Say – TIME

(JEFFERSONTOWN, Ky.) — A gunman fatally shot a man in the back of the head inside a Kroger and then killed a woman in the grocery store’s parking lot before exchanging gunfire with a bystander, police said. Officers then captured the suspect as he …Read more

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Daily Deals: Save Big on Red Dead Redemption 2 Xbox One and PS4 Console Bundles – IGN

By Eric Song and IGN Staff Welcome to IGN’s Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. Like us on Facebook …Read more

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China says Trump should swap iPhone for Huawei amid bugging claim – BBC News

China has jokingly suggested that US President Donald Trump should swap his Apple iPhone for a Chinese model, after denying a report claiming Beijing was bugging his private calls. The report in the New York Times said that China, and Russia, were …Read more

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Defense Secretary Mattis Will Send Some 800 US Troops To Mexico Border – NPR

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is expected to sign an order sending at least 800 troops to the U.S.-Mexico border, where a caravan of migrants is heading north from Central America. The Department of Homeland Security requested the troops, NPR’s Tom …Read more

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Megyn Kelly’s future at NBC in doubt as rumors swirl – CNN

New York (CNN Business) Megyn Kelly’s future at NBC News is very much in doubt. Her 9 a.m. show “Megyn Kelly Today” is ending, according to sources with knowledge of the matter. It is unclear if she will remain with the network in a lesser role …Read more

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Saudi Arabia Now Says Khashoggi Killing Was Premeditated – NPR

Saudi Arabia’s public prosecutor said Thursday that the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in their consulate in Istanbul was premeditated, reversing course yet again on Saudi’s account of what happened. Khashoggi was last seen alive walking …Read more

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Pipe Bombs Sent to Biden and Robert De Niro, Latest Trump Critics Targeted – New York Times

The authorities around the country were scrambling again on Thursday to respond to the mysterious and repeated discovery of crude explosive devices that have been sent to several prominent figures who have been outspoken critics of President Trump.Read more