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Sep 06 2017

Fireworks spark 3200-acre Palmer Fire near Redlands

As of 4 p.m. Sunday, all evacuations were lifted, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. Fire officials revealed Palmer Fire was caused by fireworks. "By ...

Sep 06 2017

Homeowners worry as National Flood Insurance Program set to end

Even with caps on annual increases, premiums for flood insurance have risen in recent years, and more property owners in MA found themselves in need of the insurance af...

Sep 05 2017

Cheryl Tweedy congratulates Prince William, Kate on baby news

Based on the definition, hyperemesis gravidarum is a pregnancy-related acute morning sickness that causes mothers-to-be to suffer from severe cases of nausea and vo...

Sep 05 2017

Trump Wants to Pull Out of South Korean Trade Deal

The U.S. -South Korea free-trade agreement allows the United States to terminate it after six months if it wishes to. "We believe it would be irresponsible to unilatera...

Sep 05 2017

Four army members arrested over alleged neo-Nazi terror plot in UK

They are all being held at one police station in the West Midlands, police said. A West Midlands Police spokesperson said: "The arrests were pre-planned and intelligenc...

Sep 05 2017

Tight security for Lord Ganesh idol immersion

Four persons drowned in the Indrayani river in the twin cities of Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad, three in Aurangabad, two in Jalgaon and one each in Nashik and Beed durin...

Sep 05 2017

Putin backs sending force to protect Ukraine monitors

Russia reserves the right to cut further the number of USA diplomatic staff in Moscow , Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday, in response to what he call...

Sep 05 2017

AP Defends Its 'Misleading' Article About EPA's Hurricane Harvey Cleanup Efforts

Runoff from chemical plants and oil and gas facilities has also mixed with the city's overflowing sewage system to create a toxic soup in the remaining floodwaters, cau...

Sep 05 2017

Gauri Lankesh shot dead at her residence

Top police officer R.K. Dutta said it was too early to say who killed her. Gauri Lankesh , a senior journalist from Karnataka has been shot dead on Tuesday and repor...

Sep 05 2017

Labor Day minimum wage rally brings 'Fight for 15' to St. Paul

In the Seattle region, for example, the unemployment rate hit an eight-year low of 3.6 percent in August 2015, four months after the city executed the first of several ...

Sep 05 2017

Putin: We 'Reserve the Right' to Expel Additional US Diplomats From Russia

A Russian-language edition of the book The Putin Interviews by filmmaker Oliver Stone, a follow-up to his documentary on Russian President Vladimir Putin, will be availab...

Sep 05 2017

Cabinet Reshuffle: PM Modi to Recast Team With Nine New Faces

A senior party leader told The Indian Express that "imandari, samajhdari, pratibaddhatha aur mehnat" (honesty, wisdom, commitment and hard work) were the key factors th...

Sep 05 2017

Hurricane Irma strengthens to 'extremely dangerous' Category 5

It is packing maximum sustained winds of 130 miles per hour (215 kph) as it heads west at 13 miles per hour (20 kph). Irma surged to a unsafe Category 4 storm Monda...

Sep 05 2017

PM Narendra Modi terms meeting with Xi Jinping 'fruitful'

The brief report by the Chinese state news agency, Xinhua , said that President Xi said that "healthy and stable relations between China and India are in line with...

Sep 05 2017

A tough loss for Tech, but an upbeat outlook all the same

However, for all its troubles, Tennessee's defense had a couple of great plays in it. Somehow, some way, No. 25 Tennessee found a way to corral Georgia Tech qua...

Sep 05 2017

MFA issues statement to strongly condemn nuclear test conducted by North Korea

Putin said it was clear that Pyongyang already had a nuclear capability - and in any case, no missile defense system could offer adequate protection against conventional ...

Sep 05 2017

Palestinian Journalist Arrested In West Bank After Criticizing Abbas

In a video interview with +972 Magazine late previous year, Amro spoke about the charges against him and why he thinks Israel wants to suppress his and others' nonviolent...

Sep 05 2017

Kenya: Rerun of marred presidential polls due Oct. 17

The president of Kenya , Uhuru Kenyatta , has said his country has "a problem" with its judiciary after the Supreme Court cancelled his victory in last month's preside...

Sep 05 2017

European court rules companies must tell employees of email checks

Transcripts of the communications were subsequently presented to him by his employer as evidence for terminating his employment for breach of the company's internal regul...

Sep 05 2017

Trump to donate $1 million to Texas recovery

In response to the letter, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said, "The Senate stands ready to act quickly to provide this much-needed assistance to those impacted c...