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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."

New Storms Trail Sally in Record-Setting Hurricane Season

In a hurricane season that is currently on a record pace, Hurricane Sally is just a harbinger of things to come. Behind Sally is a series of storms lining up in the Caribbean and Atlantic oceans heading west toward the U.S. mainland.

State and OSHA Officials Probe Seattle Pier Collapse

Amid five days of heavy smoke from wildfires rated as unhealthy to hazardous, Washington state and federal safety inspectors are investigating the collapse Sunday of a pier on Seattle’s waterfront that injured several workers.

Death Toll Reaches 15 in Three Western State Wildfires

At least 15 people have died so far from wildfires still burning in the western states of California, Oregon and Washington.

California Wildfires Burn 1.2 Million Acres, Claim Six Lives

The hundreds of wildfires raging across California have now burned through 1.2 million acres of land, an area roughly the size of the Grand Canyon.

Wildfires Kill at Least 4 People Amid Mass Evacuations

At least four people have died as a result of wildfires fueled by a heat wave and a blitz of lightning strikes in the state's northern areas.

California Battles Wildfires amid Record-Breaking Heat Wave

Dozens of wildfires continue to burn across California, from the Los Angeles area to the Central Valley to the San Francisco Bay area.

Faulty Vehicle Exhaust Blamed for Igniting Apple Fire

A diesel-fueled vehicle emitting burning carbon from its exhaust system was responsible for igniting the Apple fire east of Los Angeles.

COVID-19 Evokes Comparisons to Last Century’s Spanish Flu

Recreating the 1918 Spanish flu virus gave valuable information about the characteristics of the pandemic, helpful for today's COVID-19 researchers.

Hurricane Season and COVID-19 Could Be the Perfect Storm

Preparing for a 'perfect storm' this hurricane season, FEMA has published its 2020 pandemic guide for hurricane preparedness.

Michigan Dam Breaks Force Thousands to Flee Rising Water

Extremely heavy rains this past weekend caused two dams to break in Midland, Michigan, on Tuesday. The severe flooding forced the evacuation of about 11,000 people.