10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
Many Florida residents faced a sense of helplessness as they prepared for what President Trump said could be an “absolute monster” of a storm.
Well-known activist Joshua Wong and another core member of a pro-democracy group Agnes Chow were granted bail after being detained in a mounting crackdown on people involved in this summer’s protests.
The president’s support for new “mental institutions” is drawing pushback from many in the mental health profession who say that approach would do little to reduce mass shootings in the United States.
The polarizing politics of climate change forces companies to choose between supporting the Trump administration’s deregulation policies or oppose them to win over environmentally conscious consumers.
In the bloody years of the Mexican government’s 2006-2012 offensive against drug cartels, the worst of the violence was confined to a few cities. Now it is spread out throughout the country.
India plans to publish a controversial citizenship list advocates say will help rectify decades of unchecked illegal immigration.
Juul is under investigation in Illinois and the District of Columbia as concerns over underage use of the company’s products grows.
Rising sea levels in Alexandria threaten to inundate poorer neighborhoods and archaeological sites, prompting authorities to erect concrete barriers out at sea to break the tide.
The Boy Scouts of America have been sued in multiple states in recent months by purported abuse victims, including plaintiffs taking advantage of new state laws.
Artificial intelligence is transforming surveillance cameras from passive sentries into active observers that can immediately spot a gunman, alert retailers when someone is shoplifting, and help police quickly find suspects.