Are You Bilingual? This Group Wants You to Be a Poll Worker.

Mi Familia Vota organization is joining other groups across the U.S. in trying to persuade younger people to work at polling places, especially those who are bilingual.

Puerto Rico Hurricane Deaths
New Investigation Could Reveal True Death Toll From Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico

The investigation seeks to identify all direct and indirect deaths linked to building and infrastructure failures in the first two weeks after Maria struck in September 2017.

Ricky Hurtado Set Out to Mobilize Latino Voters in North Carolina. Then Coronavirus Hit.

The 31-year-old son of Salvadoran immigrants, a state house candidate endorsed by former President Barack Obama, wants to give Latinos a say, even in Donald Trump's America.

This satellite image released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) shows Hurricane Laura churning in the Gulf of Mexico, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020. Forecasters say Laura is rapidly intensifying and will become a “catastrophic” Category 4 hurricane before landfall. (NOAA via AP)
Time Is Running Out: Hurricane Laura Now a Category 4 With Landfall Less Than 12 Hours Away

Texas and Louisiana brace for a catastrophic landfall and devastating storm surge as the monster storm continues to strengthen.

Laura Has Intensified and Is Now Projected to Be Category 4 Hurricane

Evacuating amid a pandemic is also making the situation much more chaotic.

Corpus Christi Explosion
4 People Are Missing After a Natural Gas Pipeline Exploded in Corpus Cristi

The explosion happened at about 8 a.m. in the Port of Corpus Christi and the four people missing are part of the crew of a dredging vessel.

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READ: The Full Transcript of Sen. Kamala Harris’ DNC Speech

Making history, Harris officially accepted the Democratic nomination for vice president Wednesday night. Read her full speech below.