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Hurricane Isaias gains strength, takes aim at Florida's east coast with winds at 85 mph

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Hurricane Isaias remains on track to skirt up Florida's east coast as it gains strength entering the Bahamas Saturday morning, according to the National Hurricane Center's 8 a.m. update.
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Hurricane Isaias lashes the Bahamas as it bears down on Florida

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MIAMI - Hurricane Isaias strengthened slightly as it lashed the Bahamas on Saturday, bearing down on Florida and was expected to approach the southeast of the state later in the day before traveling up the eastern U.S. seaboard.
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Hurricane Isaias Lashes the Bahamas as Florida Braces for the Storm

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Hurricane Isaias ripped shingles off roofs and blew over trees as it carved its way through the Bahamas early Saturday and headed toward the Florida coast, where officials in Miami said they were closing beaches, marinas and parks.
Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Giménez said Friday that 20 evacuation centers were on standby that could be set up with COVID-19 safety measures.
“We still don't think there is a need to open shelters for this storm, but they are ready,” he said.
Authorities in North Carolina ordered the evacuation of Ocracoke Island, which was slammed by last year's Hurricane Dorian...
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Bahamas and Florida brace for heavy rain as Hurricane Isaias barrels through the Atlantic

Bahamas and Florida brace for heavy rain as Hurricane Isaias barrels through the Atlantic

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Like many in southeastern Florida this weekend, West Palm Beach resident Benjamin Peterson was at Costco Friday stocking up on essentials in preparation for the arrival of Hurricane Isaias .
The storm - pronounced - is the Atlantic's earliest storm on record to begin with an “I.” As of 8 a.m. ET Saturday, Isaias' center was near the Bahamas' Andros Island, and was about 50 miles south of the Bahamas' capital, Nassau, moving northwest, according to the National Hurricane Center .
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The Category 1 hurricane has sustained winds of 85 mph and is expected to move near or...
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Hurricane Isaias Live Updates: Storm Hits Bahamas and Churns Toward Florida

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The Category 1 storm may cause storm surge in Florida, further testing a state that has been battered by the coronavirus pandemic.
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Hurricane Isaias expected to bring wind and rain to the Lehigh Valley early next week

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The Lehigh Valley remains in the cone of uncertainty for the track of Hurricane Isaias, meaning wind and rain could likely hit the region Tuesday, according to the National Hurricane Center.
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Hurricane Isaias brings torrential rain to Bahamas, see updated track

Hurricane Isaias brings torrential rain to Bahamas, see updated track

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Hurricane Isaias is dumping torrential rainfall on the Bahamas late Friday night.
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Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

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Judge orders release of police body camera video in George Floyd case

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The COVID-19 outbreak is continuing to change everyday life for millions of Americans. Leaders across the county, including the Tri-State area, are implementing measures to... Read more ...

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

A group of researchers at Duke University created a simple technique to analyze the effectiveness of various types of masks which have become a critical component in stopping... Read more ...

Police: 1 dead in house fire in Robertson County

Police: 1 dead in house fire in Robertson County

One person is dead after a house fire in Robertson County on Saturday. Read more ...

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Celtics win third straight with hard-fought overtime victory over Magic

Boston is officially locked into the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference for the NBA playoffs. Read more ...

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Fourteen new positive cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed, health officials said Sunday. Read more ...

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Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell broke his back Saturday while testing his new electric bicycle at his home in California, according to a spokesperson. Read more ...

Police: 15-year-old girl grazed in face after South Side shooting

Police: 15-year-old girl grazed in face after South Side shooting

CHICAGO - Police are investigating after a 15-year-old girl was grazed following a South Side shooting early Sunday. Just before 12:45 a.m., police responded to the 100 block... Read more ...