Early indications are that the system will make landfall Thursday night or early Friday somewhere between Tampa and Cape San Blas.
The unidentified woman reported the incident to police, saying he pointed the gun at her before she left his gated estate in Los Angeles.
The small group gather near the state capitol Tuesday to demand Gov. Mark LePage resign over remarks he's made about African-Americans, Latinos and other ethnic and religious minorities.
The Pentagon says coalition forces carried out a precision strike.
The CDC is almost out of money to fight the Zika virus, the agency's director said just as Florida announced three fresh homegrown cases.