Julia Conley, staff writer
350.org leads campaign to put pressure on ABC, NBC, and other outlets to discuss climate change in hurricane coverage
- Common Dreams staff
Hurrican Irma at 11:00 AM ET, Sunday, September 10, 2017. Category 4: Sustained winds of 130MPH, gusts to 160MPH
Forecasters warned that the entire Florida peninsula — including the Miami...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Rush Limbaugh caricature
Radio host tells listeners hurricane warnings are exaggerated, but now...


A months-long investigation into "perhaps the largest case of contagious fire on record" has found that frenzied Miami police last December fired 377 rounds at a crashed car - hitting several officers and sending neighbors diving to the floor - that killed a robbery suspect and his innocent friend who were both unarmed and trying to surrender. Adrian Montesano, with one prior minor arrest and an apparent drug problem, had allegedly robbed a Walgreens and shot an officer (who later recovered)...