Dolly

Tropical Storm Dolly Forms in Gulf


Dolly became the season’s 4th named storm. Some strengthening will likely occur today before it moves ashore in northeast Mexico early Wednesday. Tropical Storm Dolly is no threat to Florida. Elsewhere, a tropical wave is forecast to approach Florida by Thursday, bringing with it only an increased chance for heavy rain at times. Read more...
Drone Strikes

US Military Strikes Terrorist Group in Somalia


Pentagon spokesperson Rear Adm. John Kirby confirmed the operation in Somalia against the al-Shabaab terror network, in a strike against the group's fugitive leader. Read more...
New Laws

New Florida Laws Save Motorists and Protect Children's ID


Two new state laws are in effect, including a rollback in vehicle-registration fees and the KIDS Act designed to keep people from stealing the identities of children. Read more...
Sen. Cruz

Cruz Invites Obama to Border, Urges Bombing ISIS 'Back to Stone Age'


The Texas Senator invited the president to accompany him to a golf course on the Texas-Mexico border, telling conservatives at an Americans for Prosperity summit in Dallas he thought that was "the only way there is a chance in heaven that he might come" to the region. Read more...
Research

Researchers Say New Heart Failure Drug Could Save Lives


The drug combines valsartan, which has long been used in heart failure treatment, with sacubitril, a previously unstudied medicine for the treatment of high blood pressure. According to the study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, the new drug, called LCZ696, showed improved results. Read more...