The National Hurricane Center named Tropical Storm Kirk in its 11 a.m. Saturday advisory. The fast-developing system is about 450 miles from the southernmost Cabo Verde Islands off the coast of Africa.
The National Hurricane Center is watching Tropical Depression Eleven near the Windward Islands in the Atlantic, although it is expected to dissipate. A system off the African coast could become a tropical storm this weekend.
Senate Democrats want an investigation into sexual assault allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh. Tensions linger from the refusal by Republicans to hold a hearing for President Obama’s nominee in 2016, Judge Merrick B. Garland.
In a video shot near Miami International Airport, the sound of a large amount of gunshots ring out in the area of an alleged police-involved shooting on Sept. 20, 2018. Photo by Pedro Portal - Miami Herald.
Two of the Venetian Islands are part of Miami while the other four belong to Miami Beach. Some residents of Biscayne and San Marco islands say they want to join Miami Beach, but they face an uphill battle.
A year after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico the island remains in a state of recovery. The official death toll now stands at 2,975, making Maria one of the deadliest natural disasters in U.S. history. Narration by Rita Moreno.