Florida, Alabama and Mississippi have launched emergency preparations ahead of the arrival of Subtropical Storm Alberto The slow-moving system is expected to cause wet misery across the eastern U.S. Gulf Coast over the holiday weekend.
In the aftermath of the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas, critics of Sheriff Scott Israel — including parents of victims — are demanding accountability over a four-year-old assault by the sheriff's son when he attended the high school.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency Saturday morning as Subtropical Storm Alberto heads toward the Gulf of Mexico. The storm is expected to drench the state through the holiday weekend.