Hurricane Ian makes landfall in southwest Florida as Category 4 storm with 150-mph winds | CNN

Editor’s Note: Affected by the storm? Use CNN’s lite site for low bandwidth. You also can text or WhatsApp your Ian stories to CNN +1 332-261-0775. CNN  —  Hurricane Ian made landfall along the southwestern coast of Florida near Cayo Costa around 3:05 p.m. ET Wednesday with winds near 150 mph, making it a strong … Read more

Supreme Court confirms public can attend hearings in October for first time since Covid lockdown

A crosswalk signal is seen outside the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington, U.S., June 27, 2022. Elizabeth Frantz | Reuters The Supreme Court starting Monday will allow members of the public to attend oral argument hearings for the first time since the Covid-19 lockdown of March 2020, the court’s press office confirmed in a … Read more

Virginia Gov. Youngkin predicts GOP midterm wins could help ease recession fears

Glenn Youngkin speaking at CNBC’s Delivering Alpha, Sept. 28, 2022. Scott Mlyn | CNBC Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin predicts that Republican gains in the 2022 midterms could help curb recession fears. “I think that will be a calming influence. Now instead of having single-party government, we have divided government and we could end up with, … Read more

Joe Biden’s latest gaffe plays right into Republicans’ hands | CNN Politics

CNN  —  President Joe Biden once called himself a “gaffe machine” – and his latest slip-up is a whopper. Speaking at the White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health on Wednesday, Biden tried to acknowledge the presence of Rep. Jackie Walorski – despite the fact that the Indiana Republican had died in a car … Read more

A single dose of monkeypox vaccine provides some protection against infection, CDC says

Los Angeles, CA – August 10: Luis Garcia, a registered nurse, prepares Monkeypox virus vaccine at St.John’s Well Child & Family Center on Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022 in Los Angeles, CA. Irfan Khan | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images People at risk for monkeypox who have not received a single dose of vaccine are … Read more

Covid vaccination linked to slight increase in menstrual cycle, NIH study confirms

A healthcare worker administers a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine at a vaccination clinic in the Peabody Institute Library in Peabody, Massachusetts, U.S., on Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2022. Vanessa Leroy | Bloomberg | Getty Images Covid-19 vaccination is linked to a slight increase in the length of a women’s menstrual cycle, delaying the beginning … Read more

Apple stock dips on report the company is bailing on plans to boost new iPhone production

Customers try out new iPhones at an Apple store as iPhone 14 series go on sale on September 16, 2022 in Shanghai, China. VCG | Visual China Group | Getty Images Shares of Apple fell about 4% on Wednesday on a report that the company has told suppliers to bail on plans to increase iPhone … Read more

Billionaire investor Ray Dalio says UK’s economic plan ‘suggests incompetence’

Ray Dalio, founder of Bridgewater Associates LP, speaks during a panel session on day three of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, on Wednesday, May 25, 2022. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images The financial market turmoil resulting from the U.K. government’s spending plan “suggests incompetence,” according to billionaire investor Ray Dalio.  “I … Read more

Results come in from sham referendums in occupied Ukraine; Nord Stream sabotage being investigated

Moscow’s mobilization won’t resolve Russia’s problems in the war, analyst says Russia’s partial military mobilization, which was announced by President Putin last week and sees around 300,00 reservists called-up to fight in Ukraine, will not resolve the country’s challenges in the war, an analyst said Wednesday. “Mobilisation will not solve three big problems for the … Read more

The U.S. and Europe are running out of weapons to send to Ukraine

Ukrainian servicemen fire an M777 howitzer, Kharkiv Region, northeastern Ukraine. This photo cannot be distributed in the Russian Federation. Vyacheslav Madiyevskyy | Future Publishing | Getty Images In the U.S. weapons industry, the normal production level for artillery rounds for the 155 millimeter howitzer — a long-range heavy artillery weapon currently used on the battlefields … Read more