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Monday, Sept. 26

An artist’s illustration of DART spacecraft approaching the asteroids Didymos and Dimorphos. (Source: NASA)

• Health experts predict severe flu season: Masks reduced exposure in the past two winters, and this year’s strain is more virulent than usual. (Source: ABC 27)

• Space X rocket causes UFO-like display: The rocket’s bright trail was clearly visible over the Harrisburg area Saturday night. (Source: CBS 21)

• Pa. legislators advance bills as election looms: At least three of the bills voted on last week were sponsored by Republican gubernatorial candidate Doug Mastriano. (Source: Spotlight PA)

• Clerk of courts accuses commissioners of retribution: Mary Anater says the county is pursuing criminal mischief charges against her for damaging a parking ramp. County commissioners Josh Parsons and Ray D’Agostino say they are handling the situation according to normal procedures and that Anater has been uncooperative. (Source: LNP)

• Large transformer being moved on county roads: PPL’s equipment will be trucked Tuesday from Columbia to Penn Township. (Source: ABC 27)

• Nation/world: Hurricane Ida threatens Florida. (Source: CBS News) Rightist Meloni set to become Italian PM. (Source: NBC News) Text messages show connection between White House, effort to seize voting machines. (Source: CNN) NASA tests ability to deflect asteroids. (Source: NPR) Pound hits record low against dollar. (Source: CNBC) Actor Louise Fletcher dies at 88. Source: AP)