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Live updates: Hurricane Ian makes landfall as high-end Category 4 storm

Hurricane Ian satellite photo
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Jacob Knutson
Updated 20 mins ago - Energy & Environment

Hurricane Ian slams southwest Florida with "catastrophic" storm surge

Sailboats blown by strong winds in Roberts Bay outside Venice, Florida, on Sept. 28.
Sailboats blown by strong winds in Roberts Bay outside Venice, Florida, on Sept. 28. Photo: Pedro Portal/El Nuevo Herald/Tribune News Service via Getty Images
Ivana Saric
Updated 2 hours ago - World

Nord Stream pipeline leaks were act of sabotage, EU says

High Representative for Foreign Affairs Josep Borrell
High Representative for Foreign Affairs Josep Borrell in June. Photo: Meghdad Madadi ATPImages/Getty Images

Iran deal's fate comes down to "one huge obstacle"

Illustration of a question mark with a nuclear symbol as the dot on the bottom.
Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios

How Hurricane Ian compares to the strongest hurricanes that hit Florida

An empty street intersection ahead of Hurricane Ian in Fort Myers, Florida, US, on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022
An empty intersection ahead of Hurricane Ian in Fort Myers, Fla., on Sept. 28. Photo: Eva Marie Uzcategui/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Ivana Saric
Updated 8 hours ago - World

U.S. urges citizens in Russia to leave "immediately" amid mobilization efforts

The entrance to the U.S. Embassy in Russia.
The entrance to the U.S. Embassy in Russia. Photo: Vlad Karkov/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
Ivana Saric
Updated 9 hours ago - World

North Korea launches missile as VP Harris prepares to visit Seoul

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is shown on a television screen at a train station in Seoul on Septeber 9, 202
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is shown on a television screen on Sept. 9. Photo: Anothony Wallace/AFP via Getty Images
Mike Allen
10 hours ago - Politics & Policy

U.S. mood ticks up with lower gas prices

Food banks turn to DoorDash and Amazon to reach people in need

Illustration of a stoplight with the green light in the shape of a hamburger
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

Beach cleanup goes high-tech

The BeBot, left, is a beach-cleaning robot; the Pixie Drone, right, works on waterways.
The BeBot, left, sifts through sand to remove plastic waste and other debris. The PixieDrone, right, is a sort of Roomba for floating waste. Photos courtesy of Searial Cleaners

Cities push to convert deserted office buildings into housing

Illustration of a high-rise office building with an oversized "Home sweet home" embroidery piece framed and hanging from the roof
Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios
Sri Ravipati
Updated 16 hours ago - World

Hurricane Ian leaves Cuba without any power

flash flooding cuba
People walk through a flooded street in Batabano, Cuba, on Sept. 27 during the passage of Hurricane Ian. Photo: Yamil Lage/AFP via Getty Images
Ivana Saric
Updated 18 hours ago - World

Nord Stream pipeline leaks spark sabotage fears

Pipe systems and shut-off devices at the gas receiving station of the Nord Stream 2 Baltic Sea pipeline
Pipe systems and shut-off devices at the gas receiving station of the Nord Stream 2 Baltic Sea pipeline. Photo: Stefan Sauer/picture alliance via Getty Images

The strength of your weak relationships

Illustration of a water cooler filled with chat bubbles
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

Scoop: White House mulling potential Yellen departure after midterms

Illustration of the White House with a game strategy diagram in a thought bubble.
Illustration: Gabriella Turrisi/Axios