Zeta, the 27th named storm in a very busy Atlantic season, made landfall just north of the ancient Mayan city of Tulum with maximum sustained winds of 80 mph, and weakened to a tropical storm over land, but was expected to regain its strength over the Gulf of Mexico.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has approved a request by Southern Nuclear Operating Co. Inc. to increase the reactor capacity of the Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2, by approximately 1.7 percent.
The city’s Veterans Tribute Committee has decided that, in consideration of the continued COVID-19 precautions, a parade will not take place, but committee members are moving ahead with plans for the 6 p.m. ceremony.
Amy Coney Barrett is headed to the Supreme Court. The Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump’s nominee by a 52-48 vote, with Republicans overpowering Democratic opposition a week before Election Day.