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Aug 14 2017

Tropical depression forms east of Bahamas

The National Hurricane Center said Tropical Depression Eight would not threaten the USA and stay to the east. Gert is expected to move northwest, parallel with, but n...

Aug 14 2017

Strong Storms For The Plains — Sunday Morning Weather

Skies turn cloudier tomorrow as we start to trend more humid again. Highs in the low 80s. Tuesday will be cloudy to partly sunny with a few showers and storms possi...

Aug 14 2017

Bryce Harper injured in Nationals' 3-1 win

After Giants' second baseman Joe Panik hit a home run in the top half of the first inning, Washington right-hander Edwin Jackson settled down and tossed six innings o...

Aug 14 2017

Iran Parliament ratifies motion to counter US' 'terrorist' acts

The vote came in reaction to legislation passed by the US Congress and signed by US President Donald Trump in early August to impose new sanctions on Iran over its miss...

Aug 13 2017

2 trains collide in Egypt, killing at least 25

Friday's crash was the deadliest train accident in the North African country since a November 2013 crash between a bus and a train that killed 27 people south of Cairo ....

Aug 13 2017

Sunderland house destroyed in explosion that 'sounded like bomb'

The force said everyone has been accounted for and it is not linked to terrorism. The explosion reportedly occurred at a private address on Rosslyn Avenue, a street in ...

Aug 13 2017

Deposed Pakistani PM calls for 'revolution' in talk to crowd

An investigation had been launched, he said. Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique, while expressing sympathies for Ahmad's family, added that the child was the "f...

Aug 13 2017

Sebastian Gorka Dismisses Rex Tillerson's Reassurances on North Korea

President Donald Trump says the United States' nuclear arsenal is "far stronger and more powerful than ever before". An adviser to President Donald Trump said it ...

Aug 13 2017

Caught On Camera: Car Falls From Parking Garage, Barely Misses 2nd Car

Police say the woman mistook the gas pedal for the brake and crashed through the parking garage barriers. And that she soon would be fighting for her life. It flips ove...

Aug 12 2017

SC police officer shot repeatedly, survives

Orr was sentenced to the maximum amount of time: 30 years for the attempted murder offense and five years for the weapons violation. At one point, apparently fearing the ...

Aug 12 2017

Trump exposed for corrupt premium charges at DC hotel

As Trump engages in a disturbing war of words/glorified penis-measuring contest with Kim Jong-un, the Washington Post reports that the Trump International Hotel in Washi...

Aug 12 2017

NYPD Officer Shot in Cypress Hills, Officials Say

One of them was walking toward the back of the apartment when police say the man opened fire. The police commissioner was joined by Mayor Bill de Blasio and other offic...

Aug 12 2017

Unarmed Russian Military Plane Flies Over US Capitol and Pentagon

Under the 1992 Treaty on Open Skies , 34 participating states (including Russian Federation and the U.S.) allow reconnaissance missions over the other's territory. Unite...

Aug 12 2017

Showers return for the start of the weekend

In the extended outlook, clouds will increase with a chance of some scattered showers and thunderstorms on Monday . Highs will be in the mid to upper 80s. Today: Most...

Aug 11 2017

What Is A 'Covert Acoustic Attack'?

The Cuban government said it launched an investigation when it was made aware of the incident in February. U.S. investigators have concluded that the country's diplomat...

Aug 11 2017

U.S. bombers with Korea, Japan jets show ready to 'Fight Tonight'

Many across the island say they feel assured and protected by the military. Here are five things you might not know about the territory. Andersen Air Force Base host...

Aug 11 2017

South Africa's main opposition wants to dissolve parliament

He added that local media tried to present the ANC as a party with decreasing support, "but the party demonstrated again that the media were wrong". The ruling African ...

Aug 11 2017

JD(U) rift wide open: Sharad Yadav says he is still with Mahagathbandhan

Yadav who started his three-day Jan Samvad Yatra to meet the people of Bihar to discuss the effect of Kumar's withdrawal from the grand alliance accused him of breaking...

Aug 11 2017

Video shows babysitters putting baby in refrigerator

The two girls face a number of charges including child endangerment, child negligence, assault and battery with a unsafe weapon. The two girls, whose ages have not been...

Aug 11 2017

PM's word spurred AIADMK factions to resume merger talks

He said when the Chief Minister's camp had agreed that Sasikala's appointment was done by the party leadership, the subsequent appointments done by her, including naming ...