5 things to know on September 23: Hurricane Fiona, Ukraine, immigrants, Covid scams, air travel

CNN – Halloween is still more than a month away, but some major retailers are already preparing for Christmas. Walmart and Target said they’re getting an early start on this year’s holiday shopping season in stores and online as families across the country continue to grapple with persistently high inflation that is forcing them to … Read more

Hurricane Fiona cuts off Puerto Rico, brings electricity and causes “catastrophic” flooding

Rising cyclone Fiona is bringing heavy rain, high winds and power outages to Puerto Rico. was the force defeat for the entire island. Last: Central Fiona was heading into the eastern Dominican Republic on Sunday evening, but heavy rain and “catastrophic” flooding continued to sweep through much of Puerto Rico, according to the National Hurricane … Read more

Tropical and Hurricane Safety Considerations Everyone Should Know

Last weekend, Tropical Storm Kay brought torrential rain, flooding and strong winds to parts of southern California and southwestern Arizona. The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the national government agency tasked with protecting the public from unreasonable injury to consumer products and death, has reminded Americans that extreme weather conditions put people at risk … Read more