Tornadoes: Severe storms are expected in the south, putting more than 40 million people at risk

CNN — Severe storms starting Tuesday afternoon are expected to deliver the potential for a monstrous trio of tornadoes, damaging winds and hail for millions of people in parts of the Southeast and the Mississippi Valley, forecasters warn. More than 40 million people are at risk of severe weather from southeast Texas east to Georgia … Read more

Kevin Johnson: Court denies death row inmate whose teenage daughter is barred from attending his execution scheduled for today ” Missouri

CNN — The Missouri Supreme Court has denied a death row inmate’s request for a stay of execution after hearing arguments that racial discrimination played a role in his charge of murdering a police officer. Since Kevin Johnson is scheduled to be executed on Tuesday, he will appeal to the United States Supreme Court, his … Read more

Die Hard and Walker, Texas Ranger star Clarence Gilyard has died aged 66 ` Texas

CNN — Clarence Gilyard Jr., the actor best known for playing computer hacker Theo on Die Hard and naval aviation officer Marcus “Sundown” Williams on Top Gun, has died at the age of 66. His death was announced Monday in a statement from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), where he had served as … Read more

Hawaii Volcano: Mauna Loa eruption is leading to a rare dual eruption event with a nearby volcano erupting since 2021

CNN — As the sun rose in Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park on Monday, the sky lit up with the glow of two erupting volcanoes. The world’s largest active volcano, Mauna Loa, erupted Sunday night for the first time in nearly 40 years, joining its neighbor Kilauea, which has been erupting for more than a year. … Read more

Tornadoes in the Southeast are getting worse and they are often the deadliest

CNN — In recent years, scientists have noted an increasing frequency of tornadoes in the Southeast, leaving a trail of lost property and life. The well-known “Tornado Alley” includes the area from central Texas extending north to Iowa, and from central Kansas and Nebraska east to western Ohio, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric … Read more

The Supreme Court is looking into Texas’ challenge to Biden’s immigration and deportation policies ` Texas

CNN — The Supreme Court on Tuesday will review the Biden administration’s discretion in removing noncitizens in a lawsuit filed by two Republican attorneys general who say the Department of Homeland Security is circumventing federal immigration law. The case brought by Texas and Louisiana is the latest salvo from conservative states that have declared war … Read more

The eruption of Mauna Loa in Hawaii is leading to a rare dual eruption event with a nearby volcano erupting since 2021

CNN — As the sun rose in Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park on Monday, the sky lit up with the glow of two erupting volcanoes. The world’s largest active volcano, Mauna Loa, erupted Sunday night for the first time in nearly 40 years, joining its neighbor Kilauea, which has been erupting for more than a year. … Read more

Rural Arizona County is delaying confirmation of interim results as election disputes continue – Arizona

CNN — Officials in a rural Arizona county on Monday delayed certification of the November midterm elections, missing the legal deadline and getting the Arizona Secretary of State’s office to sue over the county’s failure to sign off on the results. With a 2-1 vote Monday morning, the Republican majority on the Cochise County Board … Read more

Riverside Murders: Virginia man accused of ‘catfishing’ teens before killing family, police say > Virginia

CNN — A former Virginia police officer believed to have murdered the family of a teenage boy in Riverside, California after “fishing” them online was killed in a shootout while trying to flee authorities, the city’s police department said in a press release. Riverside Police officers were dispatched on Friday to check on the well-being … Read more

Hawaii’s Mauna Loa Volcano Erupts, Triggering Ashfall Alert For Big Island

CNN — The world’s largest active volcano, Mauna Loa, is erupting for the first time in nearly 40 years, triggering an ashfall alert for Hawaii’s Big Island and surrounding waters through 6 a.m. HST (11 a.m. ET) Monday. Ashfall could accumulate as much as a quarter inch on parts of the island. “People with respiratory … Read more