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David Hubler

David E. Hubler brings a variety of government, journalism and teaching experience to his position as a Quality Assurance Editor at APUS. David’s professional background includes serving as a senior editor at CIA and the Voice of America. He has also been a managing editor for several business-to-business and business-to-government publishing companies. David has taught high school English in Connecticut and at Northern Virginia Community College. He has a master’s degree for Teachers of English from the University of New Hampshire and a B.A. in English from New York University. In March 2017, Rowman & Littlefield published the paperback edition of David’s latest book, "The Nats and the Grays, How Baseball in the Nation's Capital Survived WWII and Changed the Game Forever."

Tetris Challenge: A Novel Contest for First Responders

Emergency responders are competing in the Tetris Challenge, a worldwide flat-out viral meme. Other emergency response organizations have also joined.

New Storm Appears to Be Taking Aim at Devastated Bahamas

Weather forecasters are warning of another possible storm heading toward the Bahamas. It would be named Humberto if it reaches tropical storm strength.

Killer Hurricane Dorian Moves Off Bahamas toward Florida

Weather forecasters say Hurricane Dorian began moving slowly Tuesday toward Florida -- at one mile an hour -- after stalling over the Bahamas. 

Hurricane Dorian May Be ‘Extremely Dangerous’ When It Reaches Florida

As Hurricane Dorian takes aim at Florida, officials are warning that the storm has strengthened to a Category 2 with maximum sustained winds of 105 mph.

Amazon Rainforest Fires Spike Carbon Monoxide Emissions

There have been almost 73,000 fires in the Amazon rainforest of Brazil this year, an 84 percent increase over the same time period last year.

Greenland Glacier Ice Loss: Another Sign of Global Warming

On August 2, Greenland lost 12.5 billion tons of ice in one cataclysmic calving. That was enough frozen water to fill more than four million Olympic-size swimming pools.

Sales of Bullet-Resistant Backpacks Stir Safety Concerns

Just in time for this new school year, some retailers are expecting brisk sales of bullet-resistant backpacks. And there are plenty of them to choose from.

Effective Treatments Found to Stem Deadly Ebola Epidemic

NPR Report: Researchers in the Democratic Republic of Congo “have identified the first clearly effective treatments for Ebola."

China Receives Ebola Virus Sent on Commercial Flight

On March 31, scientists at Canada’s National Microbiology Lab in Winnipeg, Manitoba, sent live Ebola and Henipah viruses to Beijing on a commercial flight.

Chennai Water Crisis Portends Nationwide Drought in India

The 10 million residents of the southern Indian city of Chennai are in the midst of a dire water shortage that experts say is only worsening and spreading.