Hurricane Zeta speeds toward a storm-weary Louisiana

Landfall is expected south of New Orleans with life-threatening storm surge and strong winds expected along portions of the northern Gulf Coast beginning around midday.
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Dodgers win 1st World Series title since 1988

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Watch: National Zoo’s baby giant panda yawns, stretches, wins hearts at 9-weeks-old

The 9-week-old is adorable as it clumsily crawls around the den he shares with his mother, Mei Xiang.

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