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Italian couple and son die after falling into volcanic crater

It's unclear what killed them, but the leading theories are gas fumes or burns. The bodies were retrieved a short while later and placed in body bags before b...


North Korea condemns United Nations sanctions, may be preparing 'response' cyberattack

Ahead of the vote, North Korea vowed the United States would face "pain and suffering", and vowed it was "ready and willing" to retaliate if any new sancti...


United Nations approves watered-down new sanctions against North Korea

According to officials at British intelligence headquarters at Whitehall, North Korea's rapid advances in nuclear weapons may have been the direct result of Ira...


Kohli better than Smith in ODIs, says Clarke

Had it been for some of the Sri Lankan cricketers, who have some tough and long names, it would have been understandable for Wyatt to make a mistake, but with ...


First Israel-Africa summit called off following boycott threats

Following the request of the President of Togo and after holding a joint consultation with the Prime Minister, it was chose to postpone the convening of the Isr...


Trump's ninth grandchild Eric 'Luke' Trump is born

Eric, 33, President Trump's 2nd son and third child took to Twitter on Tuesday to announce that Lara, 34, had given birth. Eric Trump declared the birth befor...


Visa efforts take center stage at Sen. Menendez trial

Bob Menendez said in court testimony Monday about his work on visa issues for the New Jersey Democrat that he was never asked to do anything illegal on the sena...


Trump names Hope Hicks Communications Director

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's press secretary Hope Hicks is pictured during a campaign event in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S. October 29 2016. Tru...


Bob Dylan announces Akron tour date

Bob Dylan and his band have released their fall tour dates and Iowa has made the list. They'll cost you anywhere between $54.50-$129.50. R&B legend Mavis St...


Republican Senator Ted Cruz Likes X-Rated Video on Twitter

It was all very proper, of course. "As we watched these graphic pictures fill our screens, wide-eyed, no one said a word". The 2-minute and 20-second vide...


Miami woman gives birth at home during Hurricane Irma

A construction crane collapsed onto a high-rise building in Miami as winds from Hurricane Irma intensified across the city, triggering floods and storm surg...


Mnuchin Says Hedge Funds Will Lose Lower Tax Rates

Equifax announced last week that it learned on July 29 that hackers had infiltrated its systems in mid-May, pilfering names, birthdays, addresses as well as Soc...


As Irma fades, does the Lowcountry need to worry about Hurricane Jose?

Cities as far inland as Atlanta are under a tropical storm watch Monday and Tuesday. Irma's outer bands began striking Jacksonville late Sunday night wh...


Missing two-year-old OH boy dies after being found hours later

The toddler vanished from his home and firefighters found him Sunday evening in the pool in the backyard of a home near State Line Road in Masury, Ohio, less th...


Oil Rises As US Refineries Restart, Irma Wanes

Also ahead, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries' monthly report to assess global supply and demand levels is due. Benchmark crude futures were s...


Hurricane fake link to climate change: Weather Channel founder blasts 'scientific fraud'

Bossert did not address whether he believed climate change was the ultimate cause of the storms, but noted that scientists were "dead on" when they predict...


Meteorologist Calms Fears of Jose's "Loop"

Forecasters said with certainty that the storm would generate storm waves and rip currents on coasts of the Leeward Islands, Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico , His...


Howard University Scores Big in the Newest 'US News & World' Rankings

Tulane is ranked 40th among " Best National Universities " and its undergraduate business school is 45th among the nation's "Best Business Programs". USC Upst...


Irma floods parts of Florida, knocks out power

Marys just north of the Georgia-Florida line. Irma's current projected path would see it cross the eastern Florida Panhandle into southern Georgia on Mon...


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...