"It was a senseless tragedy that we’re still trying to figure out, but at this point, it doesn’t really matter," the victim’s father said. "We don’t have our Carson with us." nbcnews.to/3M0Ty8o
Amy Schneider tweets photos from her wedding day with her wife, saying "Without her, none of the other good days would have happened. I’m so lucky to share my life with her!" nbcnews.to/3LYw57W
Venezuela freed seven imprisoned Americans in exchange for the release of two nephews of President Maduro’s wife who had been jailed for years by the United States on drug smuggling convictions, a senior U.S. official said. nbcnews.to/3E9vles
Ian had been forecast to make a direct hit on Charleston, South Carolina. But in the final hours it unexpectedly moved farther up the coastline.
"Charleston really was largely spared by just 20 or 25 miles." nbcnews.to/3RrmY0z
Jimmy Carter, the longest-living U.S. president in history, will celebrate his 98th birthday Saturday with family and friends in the Georgia town where he and his wife were born. nbcnews.to/3LZAzeC
At least 1,100 rescues have been made in Florida since Ian made landfall in the state, Gov. DeSantis says. nbcnews.to/3dWyJ1o
A Spirit Airlines flight to Florida had to turn around and make an emergency landing in Maryland Friday night because of a problem with the engine. nbcnews.to/3dZAniY
Hurricane Ian has created a biohazard situation in at least one Florida hospital.
Since their running water went out, patients and nurses have been forced to defecate in plastic bags, then store the waste in biohazard bins, staffers and patients say. nbcnews.to/3RntDJr
"Hurricane Ian will forever change the real estate industry and city infrastructure," a property information group's associate vice president says. nbcnews.to/3C0jv3t
The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office in Florida is warning residents of a potential levee breach that could cause flooding for about 70 homes. nbcnews.to/3Cmhpwi
A group of GOP lawmakers in Tennessee sent a letter Wednesday to Vanderbilt University Medical Center calling on the hospital’s Pediatric Transgender Clinic to stop providing gender-affirming surgeries. - @NBCOUT nbcnews.to/3M0u5vO
“For all of us, this statue will not only remind us of Tubman’s story. It will inspire us to live by her values,” CIA Director William Burns said. nbcnews.to/3RuYnIe
Ian will continue to weaken near the border of North Carolina and Virginia through late Saturday, the National Hurricane Center says. nbcnews.to/3yv8WVp
Elon Musk said he expects Tesla will be ready to take orders for its humanoid robot ‘Optimus’ in three to five years. nbcnews.to/3SS5U5f
Ticket-splitters are back, and they’re playing a starring role in the chaotic 2022 campaign. nbcnews.to/3SPdygM
Russia announces it pulled troops out of an eastern Ukrainian city that it had been using as a front-line hub, the latest victory for a surprise Ukrainian counteroffensive.
“We’re not saying that we’ve solved a social issue,” Hawaii's youth correctional facility’s administrator said.
“We’re saying that the treatment and the system that we put together for care is working.” nbcnews.to/3UU8d9v
Increased costs mean many students have to borrow more money at higher rates, further exacerbating the student debt problem. nbcnews.to/3SKrwAr
Photos show destruction of the Sanibel Causeway in Florida. nbcnews.to/3Ry5wrf
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IAN LATEST: At least 34 people have been killed in the storm; 1.6 million customers without power. nbcnews.to/3SLICho
The remnants of Hurricane Ian pushes north, promising more dangerous flooding and power outages throughout the Southeast. nbcnews.to/3SKczhG
Renee Smith had to act quickly as Hurricane Ian approached her home.
She used duct tape, blankets, pillows and zip ties to secure her paralyzed husband to his hospital bed to protect him. Then, she gave him a life jacket and took cover in her kitchen. nbcnews.to/3LVVf7l
The CDC was long considered the gold standard of public health institutions.
Then Covid happened. nbcnews.to/3SJugxW
Internet freedom activists scramble to help Iranians evade Tehran’s online crackdown and urge the U.S. government and tech companies to do more to help keep a digital lifeline open for protesters. nbcnews.to/3LZwdUB
A 12-year-old Texas girl accused of shooting her father in a murder pact she made with a friend died by suicide, authorities say. nbcnews.to/3URdwXt
Residents in this Sarasota suburb thought they would be safe, having no beach and living outside areas under evacuation orders.
But then the water kept flowing in.