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Sep 12 2017

Hurricane Irma Hits Miami Causing Major Flooding

Johns River". "As the center of the circulation gets closer to us and we get these rain bands, a lot more of us now are getting close to and above tropical storm fo...

Sep 12 2017

United Nations unanimously backs new sanctions on North Korea

The North Korean regime has not yet passed the point of no-return", Haley told the council, adding: "If North Korea continues its risky path, we will continue with furt...

Sep 12 2017

Pilgrim's Pride buys Northern Ireland's Moy Park in a $1.3 billion deal

In a statement, Pilgrim's Pride said the purchase of Moy Park, a major supplier of chicken in Western Europe, was negotiated and approved by a special committee comprised...

Sep 12 2017

Indiana Home Football Game Against Florida International Canceled

Florida International has called off its football game at IN on Saturday because of ongoing effects of Hurricane Irma. Indiana's home game against FIU , originally sc...

Sep 12 2017

Hurricane Irma pounds Southwest Florida with 110 miles per hour winds

A tropical storm warning continued Monday morning across Tampa Bay, meaning tropical storm-level winds with gusts up to 75 miles per hour between Apollo Beach and Rus...

Sep 12 2017

Man killed in I-580 crash in Oakland identified

California officials have identified two of the three people killed in a weekend fatal auto crash on a Southern California freeway as Hemet residents. Stay with KSBY for ...

Sep 12 2017

Florida Facebook campaign to shoot Hurricane Irma goes viral

They are planning to fire bullets into the storm or use flame throwers and lasers to show their resistance - although there's no way to stop the path of a hurricane. "Mak...

Sep 12 2017

Irma sucks water out of Tampa waterways

He said boats were cast ashore, water, sewers and electricity were knocked out, and "I don't think I saw one trailer park where nearly everything wasn't overturned". "So,...

Sep 12 2017

Nearly 6.5 million lose power from Irma in US Southeast - utilities

Over the weekend, Irma claimed its first USA fatality - a man found dead in a pickup truck that had crashed into a tree in high winds in the town of Marathon, in the Flor...

Sep 12 2017

Indian priest Tom Uzhunnalil, kidnapped in Yemen, rescued with Oman's help

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday confirmed the release of Tom Uzhunnalil, a Kerala priest abducted previous year by a terror group in war-torn Yemen ...

Sep 12 2017

Michigan Republican announces retirement, opening up pickup for Dems

Cook Political Report analyst Dave Wasserman says that Trott's retirement shift's his rating of the race in his district from "likely Republican" to "toss up". In the Nov...

Sep 12 2017

'A Humanitarian Crisis': Irma Leaves Wake of Destruction in Florida Keys

More than 6.7 million Florida homes and businesses are now without power after Hurricane Irma moved through the state, according to the state's emergency management...

Sep 12 2017

Irma weakens to a tropical depression, NHC closes book on brutal storm

Wind gusts are expected to be as high as 40 to 50 miles per hour in some locations. Eventually, rain showers will spill in Monday night and through Tuesday for about hal...

Sep 12 2017

Gwinnett prepares for Irma; Tropical storm warning issued, state of emergency extended

City officials urged residents to stay off the streets as a metre of water above dry ground is expected overnight. While the projected track showed Irma raking the st...

Sep 12 2017

Hurricane Irma kills 10 in Cuba, Castro calls for unity

Irma made landfall on the island's Camaguey Archipelago late Friday, knocking down power lines, uprooting trees and ripping the roofs off homes. Jacksonville found it...

Sep 12 2017

Parts of north Alabama, but not Shoals, under tropical storm watch

More than 430,000 Georgia Power customers have already lost electricity as of 1 p.m. E.T, the company said. "The Marco Islands area, we have a lot of concerns about that...

Sep 12 2017

Met Eireann issues status yellow warning for THESE counties

Met Office forecaster Greg Dewhurst said the rest of the country would experience an "unsettled autumn day". Highways England has also advised drivers to check the weat...

Sep 12 2017

Two British soldiers charged with neo-Nazi links

Alexander Deakin, 22, Mikko Vehvilainen, 32, and Mark Barrett, 24, are now facing charges due to their alleged membership. Deakin is also charged with one count of dist...

Sep 12 2017

Same-sex marriage poll finds 70% in favour

As many as 16 million Australians will receive a mail-in ballot asking them to vote either "yes" or "no" on the issue and mail it back by November.If a majority of ballot...

Sep 12 2017

Should we be anxious about Hurricane Jose?

Map of Tropical Storm Irma and Hurricane Jose. Irma's path on Monday morning. Jose's future after Friday is where it gets complicated. The movement of a large are...