The water crisis in Jackson, Mississippi, hit its fourth day on Thursday, as authorities are still struggling to get the city's water treatment plant back online and deliver safe drinking water to residents. In an interview with "CBS Evening News" anchor and managing editor Norah O'Donnell, FEMA administrator Deanne Criswell said her agency is responding immediately to help alleviate the "tragic situation."
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
The mistake occurred as Martha MacCallum and other Fox News anchors discussed Hurricane Ian’s impact in Florida on Wednesday.
- The Daily Beast
Giorgio Viera/AFP via GettyThe full scale of the disaster unleashed by Hurricane Ian on Florida began to emerge Thursday after catastrophic flooding trapped residents in their homes, destroyed bridges and other critical infrastructure, and left over 2 million people without power.The fifth-strongest hurricane to ever hit the U.S. when measured by wind speed, Ian tore into the Southwest Florida coast on Wednesday afternoon with violent gales, an epic storm surge, and as much as a foot of rain dro
- Miami Herald
As Ian continued its destructive trek across Florida, over a million households across the state awoke on Thursday without electricity as residents and emergency crews along the Gulf Coast began to assess the toppled buildings, flooded streets and crippled infrastructure.
- Out Traveler
Frightened but resilient residents describe what Hurricane Ian looks like.
Water service will be shut off to all barrier islands in Sarasota and Manatee counties this evening, including the island of Venice.
- The Hill
A timelapse showed storm surge in Sanibel on Wednesday as Hurricane Ian came ashore.
Carlson's remarks came as Hurricane Ian, which knocked out power to Cuba, approached Florida's coast.
Weather Channel Reporter Jim Cantore Hit By Flying Tree Branch As Category 4 Hurricane Ian Makes Landfall
Category 4 Hurricane Ian made landfall this afternoon near Fort Myers, Florida with maximum sustained winds of 155 mph. In doing so, it became the fifth-largest storm to hit the U.S. mainland — at least in recorded history — and the Weather Channel was there to cover it. Meteorologist Jim Cantore was at ground zero […]
Two days after a junior high school teacher went missing in Texas last week, her husband found her car in New Orleans — with no sign of her in it. Mother-of-three Michelle Reynolds, 48, was reported missing from Alvin, Texas — a southern suburb of Houston — by her husband Michael Reynolds on Thursday, Sept. 22. She was last seen around noon on Thursday, the Brazoria County Sheriffs's Office reported. Michael Reynolds told Houston CBS affiliate KHOU, "She said that she was going to get something
- The Wrap
Fox News Reporter Uses Water Plumes From an Open Fire Hydrant to Illustrate Hurricane Ian’s Impact (Video)
"Our camera, our equipment -- we are going to try to find some sort of shelter as this just came in," Robert Ray says
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
Letters to the Editor: Warm-water fish are appearing off Southern California's coast. That's troubling
Dorado aren't the only warm-water marine species that have showed up lately. The implications for climate change are troubling.
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A day after Hurricane Ian made landfall in southwest Florida as a Category 4 storm, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said Thursday that the storm surge that came with it was “basically a 500-year flood event.”
- Naples Daily News
As Hurricane Ian brings dangerous storm surge, high winds and flooding rain to Florida, here's a look at power outages around Naples, Collier County.
- Miami Herald
What does Key West look like? See for yourself.
- Miami Herald
The first fringes of winds, rain and tornadoes that come with Hurricane Ian reached Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties on Tuesday night, and gave a nasty taste of what might be coming Wednesday.
- Associated Press
Wildlife officers on Wednesday were tracking a mountain lion that attacked a 7-year-old boy and prompted the closure of a sprawling Southern California park, authorities said. The child and his father were walking up stairs at Pico Canyon Park near Santa Clarita around dusk on Monday when a cougar emerged from brush and bit the boy on the buttocks, said Capt. Patrick Foy with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. “The lion let go and retreated back into the brush,” he said.
TikTokers are sharing footage of widespread damage and destruction in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian
Hurricane Ian made landfall in Florida on Wednesday. Though residents were urged to leave their homes and seek shelter, some stayed and filmed the storm.
Another New England-based utility company has announced a massive rate hike ahead of the winter season.
- Idaho Statesman
The man was hiking on Mount Lemmon when he got lost, rescuers said.