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What Is Known About Mail-Bomb Suspect and Case

WASHINGTON — Federal authorities took a man into custody Friday in Florida in connection with the mail-bomb scare that earlier widened to 12 suspicious packages, the Justice Department said. Law enforcement officers were seen on television examining a white...
Photo of flooding in St. Marks, Fla. due to Hurricane Michael

Supercharged Overnight, Hurricane Michael Menaces Florida

PANAMA CITY, Fla. — Gaining frightening fury overnight, Hurricane Michael closed in Wednesday on the Florida Panhandle with potentially catastrophic winds of 145 mph, the most powerful storm on record ever to menace the stretch of fishing towns, military bases...