AP Top Headlines at 11:59 p.m. EDT

A revived Hurricane Ian has pounded coastal South Carolina after causing catastrophic damage in Florida








Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed treaties to illegally annex parts of Ukraine, while Kyiv has submitted an “accelerated” application to join NATO








One of two American veterans released from Russian captivity after being captured in Ukraine says they both prayed for death during the brutal ride to freedom








North Korea has fired two short-range ballistic missiles toward its eastern waters








California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a law Friday that will limit the use of conservatorships, the process in which guardians can be granted legal power to make life decisions for those deemed unable to make them








More than a dozen soldiers have appeared on Burkina Faso’s state broadcaster to declare they have overthrown the country’s coup leader








An Arizona judge has refused to suspend her order that allowed enforcement of a pre-statehood law making it a crime to provide an abortion








Desperate to locate and rescue their loved ones, social media users are sharing phone numbers, addresses and photos of their family members and friends online for anyone who can check on them after Hurricane Ian made landfall in southwest Florida








The NFL’s handling of concussions has evolved dramatically from the days when players were given smelling salts on the bench and sent back into the game








Some U.S. health officials are conceding that monkeypox is probably not going away anytime soon








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