The Post's Jason Samenow has the latest forecast for Hurricane Irma and tells you what to expect from two other hurricanes, Katia and Jose. (Monica Akhtar/The Washington Post)
(This story, first published Friday, will be updated throughout Saturday morning.
Strong wind and heavy rain caused severe damage and flooding in Saint Martin in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. USA TODAY Not so on the French/Dutch island of St. Martin/Sint Maarten, which has been devastated by Irma, according to reports from the island and tweets of the damage.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - U.S.-backed militias and the Syrian army advanced in separate offensives against Islamic State in eastern Syria on Saturday, piling pressure on shrinking territory the group still holds in oil-rich areas near the Iraqi border.
SAN FRANCISCO — The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States attorney’s office in New York are looking into whether Uber used tactics and software to illegally interfere with Lyft, its largest American competitor.
Distinctive stylist scored chart-topping hits with "Tulsa Time" and "It Must Be Love". Don Williams, the Country Music Hall of Fame member whose imposing height and warm, reassuring voice earned him the nickname "Gentle Giant," died Friday, September 8th, after a short illness.
Australian scientists investigating ice caves under Antarctica’s glaciers say they are so warm they could support animals and plants. Around Mount Erebus, an active volcano on Ross Island in Antarctica, steam has hollowed out extensive cave systems.
A computer algorithm can tell if a person is gay or straight simply by scanning a picture of their face, researchers have shown. Artificial intelligence software developed at the University of Stanford can predict a person's sexuality with far more accuracy than humans, suggesting a 'gaydar' app may not be far away.
'Space's Deepest Secrets: Cassini' will follow Cassini as it sends back its final images after a 13-year tour of the ringed planet. Science Channel is set to air a live broadcast of the final moments of a NASA spacecraft as it crashes into the atmosphere of Saturn.
The aging Google Drive app for desktop is officially deprecated as of today, Google announced in a blog post. Support will be cut off on December 11th and the app will shut down completely on March 12th, 2018.