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  1. Earlier today• Florida State Seminoles
    Virginia quarterback Bryce Perkins (3) celebrates 2-point conversion with wide receiver Terrell Chatman (9) during the team's NCAA college football game against Florida State in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019. Virginia won 31-24.
    Florida State is in the red zone at the end of the game but can’t capitalize.
  2. Mos Antenor, 42, drives a bulldozer while clearing the road after Hurricane Dorian Mclean's Town, Grand Bahama, Bahamas, Friday Sept. 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
    Threatening to exacerbate islands’ problems, Humberto’s rains were falling on Abaco island.
  3. In this Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, photo, Rod and Tonya Meldrum hold a portrait of their son Devin Meldrum, in Provo, Utah. He suffered from debilitating cluster headaches and fatally overdosed after taking a single fentanyl-laced counterfeit oxycodone pill purchased from a dark-web store run by Aaron Shamo, according to his family and authorities. Shamo was not charged in Meldrum’s death, and his lawyers have argued that and other alleged overdoses can’t be definitively linked to him.
    A clean-cut, 29-year-old college dropout and Eagle Scout named Aaron Shamo made himself a millionaire by building a fentanyl trafficking empire with not much more than his computer and the help of a...
  4. Members of the fire rescue team Task Force 8, from Gainesville, Florida, help remove a body one week after Hurricane Dorian hit The Mudd neighborhood in the Marsh Harbor area of Abaco Island, Bahamas, Monday, Sept. 9, 2019. Dorian, the most powerful hurricane in the northwestern Bahamas' recorded history, has killed at least 44 people in Bahamas as of Sunday, Sept. 8, according to the government.
    Many in the northwestern Bahamas, known for its casinos, golf courses and mega yachts, worry they will be forced into deep poverty.
  5. In this image from video released by the CIA, Hamza bin Laden, the son of of the late al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden is seen as an adult at his wedding.  The White House says Hamza bin Laden has been killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region. A White House statement gives no further details, such as when Hamza bin Laden was killed or how the United States confirmed his death.
    The statement gives no further details about when Hamza bin Laden was killed or how the United States confirmed his death.
  6. UCF quarterback Brandon Wimbush runs the ball against Florida A&M on  Aug. 29, 2019 in Orlando.
    But who will start at quarterback Saturday for the No. 17 Knights?
  7. Bucs linebacker Shaquil Barrett (58) sacks the Panthers' Cam Newton during the second half Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019.
    The Bucs’ victory Thursday night continues the trend when it comes to the league’s 2015 MVP: He’s not running, and he’s no longer Superman.
  8. In this Aug. 6, 2004 file photo,  Eddie Money performs during Grandstand Under the Stars at the Diamond Jo Casino in Dubuque, Iowa. Family members have said Eddie Money has died on Friday. (Jessica Reilly/Telegraph Herald via AP, File)
    The rock star recently announced he had stage 4 esophageal cancer.
  9. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., meets with reporters just after the House Judiciary Committee approved guidelines for impeachment hearings on President Donald Trump, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
    Democrats and Republicans deeply were split over whether it meant anything at all.
  10. In this August 2018 file photo, family and friends who have lost loved ones to OxyContin and opioid overdoses protest outside Purdue Pharma headquarters in Stamford, Conn. OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma made headlines when it reached a landmark settlement with Oklahoma over the toll the opioids crisis has taken on that state. Attempts to do the same in a major federal case in Ohio are proving more difficult.
    It was unclear late Wednesday how much of the settlement money was heading to Florida.