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Tropical storm Erika could impact Florida this weekend

August 26, 2015
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Tropical storm Erika could impact Florida this weekend

Residents of South Florida are closely eyeing Tropical Storm Erika, which could begin impacting Florida as early as Sunday or Monday. “I think we’ll have a better idea of where Erika is going and what she is capable of, within the next 24 to 48 hours,because today, Erika has struggled mightily to get its act...
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Haitian electoral observers demand investigation into election day chaos

August 26, 2015
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Haitian electoral observers demand investigation into election day chaos

In this Aug. 9, 2015 file photo, election officials count votes during parliamentary elections in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Dieu Nalio Chery AP By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@MiamiHerald.com PORT-AU-PRINCE Local observer groups are calling for an independent investigation into Haiti’s violence-marred Aug. 9 legislative elections, saying that recent sanctions taken against 16 candidates by elections officials do...
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