Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico today with winds of 155 mph -- just 2 mph short of Category 5 status, according to the National Hurricane Center.
News Alert: A strong earthquake of magnitude 8.1 has hit off the coast of southern Mexico. A tsunami warning has been issued for Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama and Honduras.
"...only the fourth part of humanity will survive." That's exactly what Marie-Julie Jahenny prophesied too: "The Earth will become like a vast cemetery. ... Three-quarters of the population of the globe will disappear." See: tinyurl.com/3ye5daxz
"U.S. Supreme Court asks Maryland to bar protests at justices' homes" (Reuters)
"US announces $820M in Ukraine aid, including missile systems" (AP)
"US agrees to pay $3.2B for more Pfizer vaccines": Under the deal, the U.S. government will get 105 million doses and have the option to purchase more. The doses would be for a fall booster drive. (The Wall Street Journal)