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October 01

Hurricane Ian death toll rises in Florida, 4 dead in North Carolina

Search and rescue efforts are currently underway.
October 01
Damaged homes and debris in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Fort Myers, Fla.
October 01

Police search for apparent serial killer tied to 5 murders

Stockton police believe the same person committed five murders since July.
October 01
Stockton, Calif., police released a photo of a person of interest in the murders of five men in the city since July.
October 01

Florida officials give briefing on Ian recovery

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis provided an update on recovery efforts from Hurricane Ian.
October 01
VIDEO: Florida officials on Ian recovery
October 01

On Location: October 1, 2022

Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.
October 01
Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.
October 01

Over 2 dozen cheese products recalled amid listeria outbreak

Six infections have been linked to Old Europe Cheese products, the CDC said.
October 01
Some of the cheese products recalled amid a listeria outbreak include the pictured La Bonne Vie Cammembert, Metropolitan Brie, Reny Picot Brie, Culinary Tours Brie, Frederick's Brie and Charmant Brie.
October 01

Sanibel Island 'not habitable' in wake of hurricane

The Sanibel Causeway is severely damaged.
October 01
Damage from Hurricane Ian is seen on the causeway leading to Sanibel Island from Fort Myers, Fla., in this aerial photo made in a flight provided by mediccorps.org, on Sept. 30, 2022.
October 01

Las Vegas shooting victims remembered on 5-year anniversary

Gov. Steve Sisolak was among the officials speaking at an event to honor victims of the Route 91 mass shooting.
October 01
Gov. Steve Sisolak was among the officials speaking at an event to honor victims of the Route 91 mass shooting.
October 01

Portraits of the Las Vegas massacre victims

Among those killed was a nurse who shielded his wife from the bullets.
October 01
Tom Day Jr. is pictured with his daughter Kelsey-Lee Day, one of the people killed in Las Vegas after a gunman opened fire, Oct. 1, 2017, at a country music festival.
October 01

Older LGBTQ activists say history is repeating itself

Activists say they hope the younger generation will maintain LGBTQ equality.
October 01
Demonstrators gather to speak on the steps of the Florida Historic Capitol Museum in front of the Florida State Capitol, March 7, 2022, in Tallahassee, Fla.
October 01

Homecoming football game shooting leaves 1 dead

A shooting at a high school homecoming football game has left one teenager dead and another one in critical condition with the suspect still at large.
October 01
The incident occurred just before 10 p.m. at McLain High School in Tulsa, Oklahoma, when the Tulsa Police Department was alerted to a shooting during McLain's homecoming football game in front of a crowd of hundreds against Miami High School.
October 01

1 teen dead, 1 critically injured in high school homecoming game shooting

Police say the suspect is still at large believed to be armed and dangerous.
October 01
A shooting at a high school homecoming football game in Tulsa, Oklahoma, has left one teenager dead and another one in critical condition with the suspect still at large on Friday, Sept. 30, 2022.
September 30

Spirit Airlines flight makes emergency landing after apparent engine fire

The flight experienced a mechanical issue, according to a statement by Spirit.
September 30
The tail section of a Spirit Airlines plane is seen as it approaches for landing at Baltimore Washington International Airport near Baltimore, March 11, 2019.
September 30

Hurricane Ian brings mix of devastation, relief for Key West

In Key West, the most severe damage resulted from flooding and fires.
September 30
In Key West, the most severe damage resulted from flooding and fires.
September 30

UN General Assembly president discusses impact of war in Ukraine

Csaba Kőrösi, the U.N. General Assembly's president, discusses Russia’s “illegal” annexation of Ukrainian territory and the impact the war has had on global hunger, the water crisis and more.
September 30
VIDEO: UN General Assembly president discusses impact of war in Ukraine
September 30

Hurricane Ian makes landfall in South Carolina

Jamie Rhome, the National Hurricane Center's acting director, discusses Ian's impact as it makes its way on land.
September 30
VIDEO: Hurricane Ian makes landfall in South Carolina
September 30

Hurricane Ian brings storm surge, rain and wind to South Carolina

ABC News’ Elwyn Lopez reports from Charleston, South Carolina, as the historic city battles flooding and high winds from Hurricane Ian, which came ashore to the north Friday afternoon.
September 30
VIDEO: Hurricane Ian brings storm surge, rain and wind to South Carolina
September 30

ABC News Live: Hurricane Ian makes landfall in South Carolina

Hurricane Ian came ashore in Georgetown, South Carolina, Friday afternoon. ABC News has team coverage of the storm.
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September 30

'Like losing a loved one': Devastation for some in Key West after Ian

Flooding and a fire affected many in Key West, but no casualties were reported.
September 30
Key West Fire Department works on a strip mall fire on Flagler Ave., in midtown Key West, Fla., in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian's tropical winds, Sept. 28, 2022.
September 30

Slain New York City medic was stabbed more than a dozen times: Officials

Lt. Russo-Elling had 24 years of service in the FDNY.
September 30
FDNY members salute FDNY Emergency Medical Service Lieutenant Alison Russo-Elling during her dignified transfer. Lieutenant Alison Russo-Elling was stabbed and killed, Sept. 29, 2022, while working at EMS Station 49 in Queens, N.Y.
September 30

Former warden and brother arrested for allegedly shooting 2 migrants: Jail records

A male migrant was fatally shot, a Texas DPS spokesperson said.
September 30
September 30

ABC News Live: Florida surveys damage as Hurricane Ian batters South Carolina

Hurricane Ian is pushing into South Carolina after making landfall on Friday afternoon. ABC News has team coverage of the storm’s path and cleanup efforts in Florida.
September 30
VIDEO: ABC News Live: Florida surveys damage as Hurricane Ian batters South Carolina
September 30

Isle of Palms mayor discusses Hurricane Ian impact

Isle of Palms, South Carolina, Mayor Phillip Pounds joins ABC News Live to discuss the impact of Hurricane Ian after it made landfall in South Carolina.
September 30
VIDEO: Isle of Palms mayor discusses Hurricane Ian impact
September 30

ABC News Live: Florida digs out from Ian, South Carolina braces for storm

Hurricane Ian is set to make its third landfall in as many days and ABC News has team coverage of the storm.
September 30
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September 30

South Carolina mayor: ‘We’re prepared’ for Hurricane Ian

Mayor Carol Jayroe of Georgetown, South Carolina, breaks down her community’s response to Hurricane Ian, which made landfall there Friday afternoon.
September 30
VIDEO: South Carolina mayor: ‘We’re prepared’ for Hurricane Ian
September 30

Hurricane Ian could cause $65 billion in damage

The best-case scenario for Hurricane Ian's economic damage is $55 billion, a data firm said.
September 30
The best-case scenario for Hurricane Ian's economic damage is $55 billion, a data firm said.
September 30

ABC News Live: Hurricane Ian zeroes in on South Carolina

Hurricane Ian is set to make landfall again in South Carolina and ABC News has team coverage.
September 30
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September 30

Latino workers fight for fair labor on farms and in offices

"Our society got too comfortable with unpaid labor," said one activist.
September 30
Fresno farm worker Asuncionn Ponce marches with fellow United Farm Workers members along the Sacramento River from Walnut Grove, Calif. to Elk Grove, Calif., Aug. 24, 2022 on the 22nd day of marching to Sacramento to urge Governor Gavin Newsom to sign AB 2183, a bill that would let farm workers vote by mail in union elections.
September 30

New York AG seeking to expedite fraud suit against Trump and company

The lawsuit alleges that Trump illegally inflated his net worth by billions.
September 30
New York State Attorney General Letitia James speaks during a press conference announcing a lawsuit to sue Donald Trump for years of financial fraud on Sept. 21, 2022, in New York.
September 30

Hurricane Ian makes landfall in South Carolina

The historic storm has left at least 21 dead across the state of Florida, according to Governor Ron DeSantis.
September 30
The historic storm has left at least 21 dead across the state of Florida, according to Governor Ron DeSantis.
September 30

What happens next for Hurricane Ian victims who lost their homes

State officials have warned of scams amid the recovery.
September 30
A flooded neighborhood in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Fort Myers, Fla., on Sept. 29, 2022.
September 30

Education Department scales back student loan forgiveness plan

The Department of Education is cutting back on President Joe Biden's federal student loan cancellation program to protect against legal challenges by six states.
September 30
The Department of Education is cutting back on President Joe Biden's federal student loan cancellation program to protect against legal challenges by six states.
September 30

Organizations head to Florida amid Hurricane Ian wreckage

Organizations are mobilizing to help in Hurricane Ian's aftermath.
September 30
Vehicles make their way through a flooded area after Hurricane Ian passed through, Sept. 29, 2022, in Fort Myers, Fla. The hurricane brought high winds, storm surge and rain to the area causing severe damage.
September 30

ABC News Live: Hurricane Ian expected to make landfall in South Carolina

Plus, hospitals in Florida are starting to help those wounded by Hurricane Ian, and a major escalation from Russia in the war in Ukraine.
September 30
VIDEO: ABC News Live: Hurricane Ian expected to make landfall in South Carolina
September 30

Hurricane Ian nears landfall in South Carolina

The outer bands of the storm have begun to bring heavy rains and wind to South Carolina. Those who chose to stay could be faced with major flooding and storm surge.
September 30
VIDEO: Hurricane Ian nears landfall in South Carolina
September 30

Kiawah Island, South Carolina, prepares for Hurricane Ian

Residents are hunkering down for potentially catastrophic winds and rain and the possibility of a deadly storm surge.
September 30
VIDEO: Kiawah Island, South Carolina, prepares for Hurricane Ian
September 30

Charleston and Myrtle Beach, SC, bracing for Hurricane Ian to make landfall

Michael Brennan, deputy director for the National Hurricane Center, gives an updated forecast for Hurricane Ian as it moves toward the coast of South Carolina.
September 30
VIDEO: Charleston and Myrtle Beach, SC, bracing for Hurricane Ian to make landfall
September 30

ABC News Live: South Carolina braces for Hurricane Ian to make landfall

Plus, Hurricane Ian left behind a path of destruction in Florida, and Gen Z could make a key difference in the midterm elections.
September 30
VIDEO: ABC News Live: South Carolina braces for Hurricane Ian to make landfall
September 30

Officials in South Carolina urge residents to evacuate as Hurricane Ian moves in

Parts of South Carolina have already started getting major winds and rain ahead of the storm’s landfall.
September 30
VIDEO: Officials in South Carolina urge residents to evacuate as Hurricane Ian moves in
September 30

Hurricane Ian approaches the coast of South Carolina

The storm is pummeling South Carolina, with Charleston and Myrtle Beach seeing heavy wind and rain.
September 30
VIDEO: Hurricane Ian approaches the coast of South Carolina
September 30

Folly Beach, South Carolina, prepares for Hurricane Ian to make landfall

The state is facing major winds and flooding as Hurricane Ian lashes the coast.
September 30
VIDEO: Folly Beach, South Carolina, prepares for Hurricane Ian to make landfall
September 30

Hospitals in Florida work around the clock after Ian’s destruction

Sarasota Memorial Health Care System President David Verinder talks about how they have kept their hospitals open for those impacted by Hurricane Ian.
September 30
VIDEO: Hospitals in Florida work around the clock after Ian’s destruction
September 30

Hurricane Ian aims for South Carolina as Category 1 storm

Officials in South Carolina are urging residents to be prepared for strong winds, rain and flooding as the storm moves slowly toward Charleston.
September 30
VIDEO: Hurricane Ian aims for South Carolina as Category 1 storm
September 30

Prosecuting pregnancy loss: Women advocates fear post-Roe surge

ABC News' Devin Dwyer reports on women who have faced investigation and prosecution for pregnancy loss and concerns that the overturning of Roe V. Wade could lead to further complications.
September 30
VIDEO: Prosecuting pregnancy loss: Women advocates fear post-Roe surge
September 30

ABC News Live: Hurricane Ian leaves behind path of destruction in Florida

Plus, millions are without power in Florida in the wake of Hurricane Ian, and Russian President Vladimir Putin has illegally annexed Russian-occupied territories in Ukraine.
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September 30

At least 11 confirmed dead after Hurricane Ian ravages Florida

Fort Myers was one of the hardest-hit communities, with much of the city under water.
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September 30

Biden issues state of emergency for South Carolina as Hurricane Ian nears

Charleston is under a flash flood warning, and many are evacuating as Hurricane Ian is expected to bring strong winds and flooding to South Carolina.
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September 30

Hurricane Ian takes aim at Charleston

Charleston, South Carolina, is extremely vulnerable to storm surge due to its geography and proximity to the coast.
September 30
Charleston, South Carolina, is extremely vulnerable to storm surge due to its geography and proximity to the coast.
September 30

ABC News Live Prime: Fri, Sep 30, 2022

Hurricane Ian slams ashore in South Carolina, marking a third U.S. landfall; recovery begins in storm-ravaged Florida; voters head to the polls in Brazil.
September 30
VIDEO: ABC News Live Prime: Fri, Sep 30, 2022
September 30

These statistics show why Hurricane Ian will come to be known as 'The Big One'

The storm battered much of the Florida peninsula, and its wrath isn't over. yet,
September 30
Damages boats lie on the land and water in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Fort Myers, Fla.
September 30

Hurricane Ian leaves boats piled up at marina in Fort Myers

Hurricane Ian left behind a pile of boats in Fort Myers’ Legacy Harbour Marina after the devastating storm ripped through Florida.
September 30
VIDEO: Hurricane Ian leaves boats piled up at marina in Fort Myers