Rare hurricane headed for Cape Verde

The last time a hurricane was in the Cape Verde Islands, John F. Kennedy was the President of the United States – the year was 1961.

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Sunday Local Roundup: August 30

A teacher shortage in one community, plus a Rhode Islander discovered by a big-time music producer – just some of the hyper-local stories in…

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Horror master Wes Craven dies at 76

In a statement, Craven’s family said that he died in his Los Angeles home Sunday, surrounded by family, after battling brain cancer.