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Long Island coastal homeowners are getting hit with flood insurance cost increases of up to 18 percent a year, and they face uncertainty as a Sept. 30 deadline approaches for Congress to extend the National Flood Insurance Program or allow it to expire.
REUTERS/Andreas MeierWashington (AFP) - A son of boxing legend Muhammad Ali was held for questioning for two hours at a Florida airport upon returning from Jamaica because of his Arabic-sounding name, US media reported.
Muhammad Ali Jr., 44, who was born in Philadelphia and has a US passport, was traveling with his mother Khalilah Camacho-Ali, the late sports icon's second wife, friend and lawyer Chris Mancini told the Louisville Courier-Journal.
Mancini told the newspaper that both were held for questioning on the Fort Lauderdale International Airport on February 7 because of their Arabic-sounding names.
Camacho-Ali however was released after she showed US Customs agents a photo of herself with her ex-husband.