Senate panel approves Nikki Haley nomination to U.N.

The Latest on activities in Congress (all times EST): 12:25 p.m. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee has overwhelmingly approved South

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Rick Scott, Scott Walker, Nikki Haley headline GOP governors’ meeting

Florida Gov. Rick Scott, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley will headline the annual conference of the

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Hundreds of thousands flee Florida coast to escape Matthew’s fury

Hundreds of thousands of anxious people boarded up their homes and businesses and grabbed a few belongings to flee inland

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Obama briefed on federal hurricane preparations, S.C. town closes in preparation

President Barack Obama is being briefed on the federal government’s preparation for Hurricane Matthew as the Category 3 storm makes

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Evacuations underway in 2 Florida counties

Mandatory evacuations have been ordered in Brevard County, and voluntary evacuations have been activated in St. Lucie County, but Gov.

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Hurricane warning extended for Florida’s coast

The National Hurricane Center has extended the hurricane warning northward in Florida as Matthew heads toward the East Coast. Meanwhile,

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