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More than 10000 flights canceled due to Irma

A total of 52 flights - 27 departing and 25 arriving - were canceled Monday at Louis Armstrong International Airport in New Orleans, including several flights t...


United Nations warns Myanmar situation 'textbook example of ethnic cleansing'

The violence and exodus began on August 25 when Rohingya insurgents attacked Myanmar police and paramilitary posts in what they said was an effort to protect th...


Priyanka Chopra visits Syrian refugee camp

Since then, these families are struggling for survival inside Syria or are taking shelter in neighbouring countries like Jordan. She visited the children of Jor...


Around 30 injured in train accident in Swiss Alps

None of the injuries are life-threatening, police for the Swiss canton of Uri said in a statement . Around 100 passengers were on one of the trains when the ...


United Kingdom govt warns of Brexit chaos if lawmakers don't back bill

Following two days of debate, parliamentarians will decide late Monday whether - in principle - to incorporate all existing European Union law into the domestic...


More than 50 animals found tethered to trees in Florida

Donald Trump's beachfront resort Mar-a-Lago in Florida is bracing itself for a direct hit from Hurricane Irma . Officials are calling it animal cruelty in We...


Drone footage shows damage Hurricane Irma caused in Naples, Florida

Hurricane-force gust risks have decreased, and the previous hurricane warnings have been adjusted to tropical storm warnings for the entire WTXL viewing regio...


Hurricane Irma: Dramatic Videos Show Storm Battering Florida

Florida Power & Light says it will be weeks, not days, before electricity is fully restored because of the damage being done by Hurricane Irma . It killed...


Putin: North Korea Would 'Eat Grass' Before Giving Up Nukes

Putin said that Russian Federation would sue the US over the closure, an action that was confirmed later by the Kremlin. South Korea's Unification Ministry said...


Trump Orders Military to Shoot Down North Korean Missiles

Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley, who told the U.N. Security Council that North Korea is "begging for war". Citing " successful missile launch i...


Cy-Hawk Classic: Hawkeyes rally to stun Iowa State

Wadley finished regulation with 184 yards from scrimmage and four touchdowns. But Wadley, one of the nation's most unsafe players in space, caught a short pas...


Morikawa, Ghim, McNealy all ideal in U.S. 19-7 triumph

Braden Thornberry produced an excellent fightback to defeat Harry Ellis, winning the four of the last five holes to secure a hard fought 2 up victory. Annes. ...


Chicago Teen Found Dead in Rosemont Hotel Freezer

When Martin arrived at the hotel, she says she was stonewalled by its staff who said she needed a missing persons report before they could release footage from ...


Delta: Avoid Atlanta connections Monday, Tuesday because of Irma

Gusts of 94 miles per hour were recorded there, he said. Delta Flights out of Orlando could resume as early as tonight. Miami airport's difficulties add t...


IAEA Chief Says Iran Playing by the Rules

He pledged to tear up the agreement in his election campaign, and his United Nations envoy Nikki Haley last week questioned what the US gets out of it. Despit...


Hoosier Guardsmen, including team from 181st, headed to Florida

Among Wisconsin Guard units heading to Florida is the entire 32nd "Red Arrow" Infantry Brigade Combat Team, the largest unit in Wisconsin with soldiers across t...


Nation Grieves For 9/11 Attack Victims

Vice President Mike Pence represented the administration at an observance at the September 11 memorial in Shanksville. "Right now, we're anxious about lives...


PM Modi reiterates India's strong support to Afghanistan in fighting terrorism

He said, India attaches the highest priority to its ties with Afghanistan. Both Swaraj and Rabbani were clear in their references about terrorism emanating fr...


Booker Joins Prospective Democratic 2020 Candidates Who Support Single-Payer Health Care

Senators Kamala Harris , Sheldon Whitehouse , and Elizabeth Warren declared their support for the bill last week. "Health care must be recognized as a rig...


Merkel in Diplomatic Push on North Korea, to Speak With Putin: Spokesman

German Chancellor Angela Merkel once again has stressed the 2015 Iran nuclear deal - negotiated with U.N. Security Council members and Germany - as a model ...