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Sep 10 2017

As Irma Approaches, a Nervous Florida Braces For Impact

The deadly storm has already wreaked havoc in the Caribbean, where it killed at least 25 people, and caused significant damage to Cuba on Saturday. The storm, which i...

Sep 10 2017

Hurricane Irma Seems To Be Sucking Water From Shorelines

The Washington Post reports the phenomenon occurred because Hurricane Irma is so strong and its pressure so low that it literally sucked water from its surroundings into...

Sep 10 2017

Cooper declares state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Irma

Roy Cooper has declared a state of emergency, effective at 8 a.m. Thursday, to prepare for the storm. "Wherever you live in North Carolina - from the mountains to the ...

Sep 10 2017

Terrorists attack police party in J&K; one cop martyred, 2 injured

Rajnath Singh had earlier said that a solution to the Kashmir problem, besides terrorism, Naxalism, and the northeast insurgency, will be found before 2022. An unidentifi...

Sep 10 2017

Ancient Egyptian goldsmith's tomb discovered near Luxor

A small figure of one of the couple's sons rests between their legs. Egypt's ancient relics are a draw for tourists and authorities hope new finds can also help attract...

Sep 10 2017

Indiana National Guard deploying to Florida ahead of Hurricane Irma

Last week, the 177th fighter wing from Egg Harbor Township announced on its Facebook page that eight Army National Guard members and four Air National Guard members tra...

Sep 10 2017

How to help animals after Hurricane Harvey

The collaborative effort led to an airplane cabin filled with 64 dogs and cats that were flown from overcrowded pet shelters in Texas to San Diego , California, where th...

Sep 10 2017

Trump Jr. says nothing came of 2016 meeting with Russians

Special counsel Robert Mueller's team is interested in interviewing a small group of White House staffers who were on board Air Force One with President Donald Trump ...

Sep 10 2017

For Irma vs. Mar-a-Lago, the smart $$ is on Trump's house

EST. But it is still believed Irma will make landfall in Florida as an extremely unsafe major hurricane that likely will be able to maintain near Category 5 winds if th...

Sep 10 2017

The latest satellite imagery shows Hurricane Irma barreling toward Florida

Irma made landfall there on Friday night at 11pm and battered the coast and parts of The Bahamas. Forecasts show Irma veering northward toward Florida after that. KEY...

Sep 10 2017

United Kingdom lawmakers begin debate on European Union withdrawal bill

Under the propositions, lower-skilled migrants will be granted a maximum two-year residency, while migrants deemed to have higher skills would be allowed to reside in the...

Sep 10 2017

Florida zoos brace for Hurricane Irma

Paul Reillo, founder and president at the Rare Species Conservatory Foundation in Loxahatchee. With Hurricane Irma now barreling toward South Florida, employees at the ...

Sep 10 2017

SC at Missouri

Jordan Harold picked up his second sack of the season as the Tigers forced Quarterback Jake Bentley and the SC offense to a pair of three and outs and a missed field g...

Sep 10 2017

15 killed as 8.2 magnitude natural disaster rattles Mexico (Fifth Lead)

The monster quake was recorded off the coast of Chiapas, southern Mexico, at a depth of 69km about 3pm AEST and was felt as far away as Austin, Texas, more than 2000 kilo...

Sep 10 2017

Golfers finish a round as massive Oregon wildfire rages behind them

Kafoury declared a state of emergency from Gresham East, through the gorge, to Bonneville. The hot and dry conditions over the last few months have fueled the outbreaks...

Sep 10 2017

Possible Irma impact lessened as storm shifts westward

Heavy rain, flash flooding (especially in low-lying areas) and landslides may occur in the mountains. Cooper said risky surf and rip currents will continue on the coast...

Sep 10 2017

Defense attorney says officer threatened after the arrest of Utah hospital nurse

Detective Jeff Payne then told the nurse that he would leave "with blood in vials or body in tow". In it, Payne is seen forcefully grabbing Wubbels and putting her in...

Sep 10 2017

Transparent border wall: Trump selects firms to build 'other materials' prototypes

An art installation by a French artist that goes by the name of "JR" was unveiled at the Tecate border with the US on Thursday (September 7). The award comes a week aft...

Sep 10 2017

Manchester Arena reopens after terror attack

Gallagher's performance will hold particular significance, due to how the Oasis classic "Don't Look Back In Anger" became an anthem for peace following the attack, and ...

Sep 10 2017

NASCAR notebook: Joey Logano faces 'do-or-die' race

Leading 151 laps, he won the race and pulled ahead of Jamie McMurray by 15 points to vault himself into the postseason. In short, Saturday night's race at Richmond will...