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How should the media cover the presidential race in the Trump era?

A recent article in The Atlantic calls upon the media to change its coverage of this year's presidential race. James Fallows, a staff writer with The Atlantic, joined CBSN's Elaine Quijano to discuss.

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4:59pm PDT - September 24th, 2020

Supreme Court battle poses risk of heightening culture war ahead of election

Some are arguing that Democrats should take a more subdued approach in the fight over filling Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat on the Supreme Court. Anne Applebaum, a staff writer for The Atlantic, joined CBSN to discuss her recent article entitled "If You …

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8:37am PDT - September 24th, 2020

A zombie cyclone just rose from the dead

The former hurricane, Paulette, essentially died last week, on Sept. 16.  But Paulette has risen again, in the form of a tropical storm (meaning an organized storm with wind speeds of at least 39 mph). The storm is spinning in the far eastern Atlantic. "Becau…

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9:48am PDT - September 22nd, 2020

Weather warnings issued as Hurricane Teddy on track to hit Atlantic Canada - The Globe and Mail

A tropical storm watch is now in effect for the Atlantic coastlines of mainland Nova Scotia and Cape Breton, where Teddy could make landfall on Tuesday night

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5:21am PDT - September 21st, 2020

NHC: Teddy weakens into Category 3 hurricane - Reuters

Teddy weakened into a Category 3 hurricane over the central Atlantic on Friday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

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2:34pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

Subtropical Storm Alpha forms near the coast of Portugal: U.S. NHC - Reuters

Subtropical Storm Alpha, the first storm named after a Greek alphabet in the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season, formed near the coast of Portugal, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Friday.

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10:04am PDT - September 18th, 2020

Hurricane Teddy's eye looks like a giant stadium

Storm investigators flew through Hurricane Teddy on Thursday, capturing impressive imagery of the cyclone's stadium-like eye. A big, clear eye is indicative of a powerful hurricane (on Friday morning, Teddy packed 130 mph winds). At the storm's core, violent …

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8:59am PDT - September 18th, 2020

Tropical Storm Wilfred forms in eastern Atlantic: U.S. NHC - Reuters UK

Tropical Storm Wilfred has formed in the eastern tropical Atlantic, and some slight strengthening is possible on Friday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

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8:01am PDT - September 18th, 2020

Teddy becomes Category 4 hurricane in Atlantic, U.S. NHC says - Reuters India

Teddy, a storm in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, strengthened into a Category 4 hurricane on Thursday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

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2:31pm PDT - September 17th, 2020

Slow-moving storms that deluge coasts become regular part of Atlantic hurricane season - Reuters UK

For Grant Saltz, who runs a barbecue restaurant in Mobile, Alabama, what struck him about Hurricane Sally was its steady, deliberate pace, after the storm rumbled into the U.S. Gulf Coast on Wednesday as a powerful Category 2 hurricane.

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1:16pm PDT - September 16th, 2020

Slow-moving storms that deluge coasts become regular part of Atlantic hurricane season - Reuters UK

For Grant Saltz, who runs a barbecue restaurant in Mobile, Alabama, what struck him about Hurricane Sally was its steady, deliberate pace, after the storm rumbled into the U.S. Gulf Coast on Wednesday as a powerful Category 2 hurricane.

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1:12pm PDT - September 16th, 2020

Slow-moving storms that deluge coasts become regular part of Atlantic hurricane season - Reuters Africa

For Grant Saltz, who runs a barbecue restaurant in Mobile, Alabama, what struck him about Hurricane Sally was its steady, deliberate pace, after the storm rumbled into the U.S. Gulf Coast on Wednesday as a powerful Category 2 hurricane.

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11:35am PDT - September 16th, 2020

Intense videos show Hurricane Sally hit the Gulf Coast hard

Hurricane Sally — one of a record number of storms that have formed so far in the Atlantic this year — is pummeling parts of the Gulf Coast. After intensifying into a Category 2 hurricane, Sally made landfall on the Alabama coast Wednesday morning. It's a par…

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8:23am PDT - September 16th, 2020

We're about to run out of hurricane names

The number of Atlantic storms this year has been exceptional. So exceptional that the World Meteorological Organization is about to run out of names for these churning cyclones. During each Atlantic storm season, there are 21 names to choose from, running alp…

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10:33am PDT - September 15th, 2020

In busy Atlantic hurricane season, storm names to be all Greek - Reuters UK

This year's Atlantic hurricane season has been so busy that meteorologists will soon have exhausted all the designated storm names.

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6:53am PDT - September 15th, 2020

In busy Atlantic hurricane season, storm names to be all Greek - Reuters

This year's Atlantic hurricane season has been so busy that meteorologists will soon have exhausted all the designated storm names.

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6:35am PDT - September 15th, 2020

9th Circuit trims ARCO's contribution toward Montana Superfund site - Reuters.com

A U.S. federal appeals court on Monday trimmed by more than $10 million the funds Atlantic Richfield Co (ARCO) must pay mining company Asarco to help with the cleanup of a western Montana Superfund site.

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5:50pm PDT - September 14th, 2020

Why the Atlantic is teeming with storms right now

The Atlantic is churning with storms. There are currently five tropical cyclones spinning in the Atlantic Ocean, making for some vivid satellite imagery of an aggressive, bustling sea. As of 2:00 p.m. EST, there are two hurricanes (including rapidly intensify…

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12:39pm PDT - September 14th, 2020

UPDATE 1-Tropical Storm Teddy forms in the Atlantic - U.S. NHC - Reuters Africa

Tropical Depression 20 has strengthened into storm Teddy in the Atlantic and is expected to become a powerful hurricane later this week, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday.

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3:19am PDT - September 14th, 2020

Tropical storm Teddy forms in the Atlantic - U.S. NHC - Reuters Africa

Tropical depression 20 has strengthened into storm Teddy in the Atlantic and is expected to become a powerful hurricane later this week, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday.

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2:39am PDT - September 14th, 2020

Tropical depression Twenty likely to become powerful hurricane, says U.S. NHC - Reuters

Tropical depression Twenty is forecast to strengthen into a "powerful hurricane" over the central Atlantic by the latter part of the week, U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Sunday.

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8:33pm PDT - September 13th, 2020

Tropical Storm Paulette takes aim at Bermuda, gaining strength - Reuters India

Churning in the Atlantic Ocean, Tropical Storm Paulette is expected to become a hurricane on Saturday night as it approaches Bermuda, according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC).

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7:26pm PDT - September 12th, 2020

Tropical Storm Paulette takes aim at Bermuda, gaining strength - Reuters Africa

Churning in the Atlantic Ocean, Tropical Storm Paulette is expected to become a hurricane on Saturday night as it approaches Bermuda, according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC).

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2:27pm PDT - September 12th, 2020

The Apocalypse Doesn’t Need an Instagram Filter

Plus: Kevin Systrom’s app inspiration, the characteristics of successful CEOs, and Colorado’s disconcerting forecast.

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6:00am PDT - September 11th, 2020

Iranian fuel tankers round Africa en route to the Atlantic: data - Reuters India

Two Iranian-flagged tankers transporting fuel are sailing round Africa's Cape of Good Hope en route to the Atlantic Ocean, according to Refinitiv Eikon's vessel tracking data.

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7:28pm PDT - September 10th, 2020