U.S. Confirms That It Gathers Online Data Overseas – U.S. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper confirmed Thursday night that the government does collect online user data overseas from corporations like Google, Facebook and Apple. The New York Times
Curbing pedestrian accidents – Baker County has launched a campaign called “Alert Today Alive Tomorrow” that seeks to further curb pedestrian accidents, a cause of six deaths and 25 injuries for Baker County since 2008. Baker County Press
Also, here’s a round-up of area newspaper and TV coverage of Tropical Storm Andrea’s impact.
Tropical Storm Andrea: Trees Fall On Homes & Cars – WCJB TV-20
Andrea lashes Alachua County with stiff winds, rain – Gainesville Sun
TS Andrea Causes Boats to Flip – WCJB TV-20
Tornado Rips Through Fernadina Beach – WCJB TV-20