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Survivors of Hurricane Ian share harrowing stories: “I think we’re going to drown”

[ad_1] Hurricane Ian upended everything for Cecilia Donald's family — their furniture, their home and their lives. Water flooded their Fort Myers, Florida, home Wednesday night, leading her to believe that they may not make it out alive. "We got on the counter at first and then I told my husband, 'I think we're going to drown,'" she said.  They were so unsure of their survival that, at one point, Donald and
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Hurricane Ian causes widespread damage, leaves millions without power in Florida

[ad_1] Hurricane Ian causes widespread damage, leaves millions without power in Florida - CBS News Watch CBS News Hurricane Ian tore through Florida's southwestern coast as a Category 4 storm, damaging homes and businesses and causing widespread flooding in communities including Fort Myers, Naples and Punta Gorda. Record storm surges were seen in areas from Englewood to Bonita Beach. CBS News correspondent Kris Van Cleave and Omar Villafranca are in
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Scientists study Ian with new hurricane-hunting drone

[ad_1] Scientists study Ian with new hurricane-hunting drone - CBS News Watch CBS News A new hurricane-hunting drone shows what it's like to fly straight into the eye of Hurricane Ian, going where no other aircraft or scientist can go. Ben Tracy has the details. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On [ad_2] Source link
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Hurricane Ian causes major flooding in Collier County, Florida

[ad_1] Hurricane Ian causes major flooding in Collier County, Florida - CBS News Watch CBS News Hurricane Ian caused major flooding, and left behind behind mud and debris, in Collier County, Florida, which includes the city of Naples. Bill McDaniel, chairman of the Collier County Commission, joined CBS News to discuss the damage from the storm. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and
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Millions without power as Hurricane Ian ravages Florida

[ad_1] Millions without power as Hurricane Ian ravages Florida - CBS News Watch CBS News More than 2 million are without electricity after Hurricane Ian caused widespread damage in Florida. The storm washed away roads and destroyed homes. Hundreds of people have been rescued. Kris Van Cleave has the latest. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On
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Tampa Bay’s largest children’s hospital survives Hurricane Ian

[ad_1] Tampa Bay's largest children's hospital survives Hurricane Ian - CBS News Watch CBS News Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg, Florida, was able to withstand Hurricane Ian. About 1,000 people rode out the storm at the hospital. Dr. Joseph Perno, vice president of medical affairs for the hospital, joined CBS News to discuss the storm. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live
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Trevor Noah to depart “The Daily Show”

[ad_1] Trevor Noah has announced that he is departing "The Daily Show." The 38-year-old broke the news on his show Thursday. "I realized, after the seven years, my time is up," Noah said, to an audible gasp from the audience. The South African comedian took over hosting duties on "The Daily Show" from Jon Stewart in September 2015. "I never dreamed that I would be here," Noah said Thursday. "I
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CBS Evening News, September 29, 2022

[ad_1] CBS Evening News, September 29, 2022 - CBS News Watch CBS News Millions without power as Hurricane Ian ravages Florida; New leak found in gas pipeline supplying Europe Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On [ad_2] Source link
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Ginni Thomas tells Jan. 6 panel her husband was “completely unaware” of texts with Mark Meadows

[ad_1] Washington — The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol met in person Thursday with conservative activist Ginni Thomas, and during her interview, she told the panel that she did not talk about any of the legal challenges to the 2020 presidential election with her husband, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas.Ginni Thomas was spotted by reporters arriving at a House office where the panel's investigators