NFL star Antonio Brown accused of rape in lawsuit by former trainer

(Reuters) – Newly signed New England Patriots player Antonio Brown has been accused of rape and sexual assault by his former personal trainer in a federal lawsuit filed in... Read more »

Trespassing trial of Chinese woman arrested at Mar-a-Lago moves to jury

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Reuters) – A Chinese woman accused of hoodwinking U.S. Secret Service agents to gain illegal entry to President Donald Trump’s Florida resort repeated her assertion that... Read more »

Hundreds of weary, hopeful Bahamas evacuees arrive in Florida by ship

RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – Hundreds of weary Bahamians, some carrying small bags of belongings and children on their hips, disembarked a cruise ship in south Florida on Saturday... Read more »

Eye of Hurricane Dorian grazes North Carolina, floods Outer Banks

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (Reuters) – Hurricane Dorian briefly made landfall on the Outer Banks of North Carolina on Friday, hitting the beach resort with powerful winds and battering waves... Read more »

Hurricane Dorian makes landfall over North Carolina: U.S. NHC

A fallen tree and flood waters sit in a hotel parking lot after Hurricane Dorian swept through, in Wilmington, North Carolina, U.S., September 6, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake (Reuters) –... Read more »

Floridians evacuate and grumble as Hurricane Dorian slowly nears

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (Reuters) – At a retirement community in central Florida, elderly residents waited for a bus on Monday to take them to a shelter as one of the... Read more »

Dorian strengthens to powerful category 5 hurricane as it nears Bahamas

TITUSVILLE, Fla. (Reuters) – Hurricane Dorian intensified into a dangerous category 5 storm as it approached the Bahamas on Sunday, expected to pound the islands with up to two... Read more »

‘Difference-maker’ independent voters in U.S. presidential election crosshairs

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (Reuters) – Ellen Kirschner is no cheerleader for Donald Trump, but the retired Florida letter carrier also feels unsure about voting for a Democrat in next... Read more »

Dorian to hit Bahamas as ‘devastating’ hurricane, then menace Georgia and Carolinas

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Reuters) – Hurricane Dorian punched northwest on Saturday to threaten Georgia and the Carolinas, possibly sparing Florida a direct hit, as the Bahamas braced for catastrophic waves... Read more »

Hurricane Dorian swirls toward anxious Florida, packing 140-mph winds

MIAMI (Reuters) – Hurricane Dorian spun across the Atlantic ocean toward Florida on Friday, becoming an even stronger Category 4 storm as residents and tourists alike hunkered down in... Read more »