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Europe leaders view devastated islands as locals struggle

Visiting French-controlled St Martin on Tuesday, Macron said the island must be rebuilt as a "model" to withstand future weather patterns. He brought with him...


Spieth throws first pitch at Wrigley Field

The right-hander walked five and was charged with four runs and five hits. "We were looking for that one big hit". During the bottom fourth, Quintana brough...


Dennis Rodman offers to 'straighten things out' between Trump & N. Korea's Kim

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman on Wednesday encouraged President Trump to reach out to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , saying "things could happen". "It's...


Year Old Katie Layne Quackenbush Charge of Shoot Homeless Man in Nashville

Melton said he asked the driver, Quackenbush, to move the vehicle. The two at that point started hollering at each other. Police say that after Melton walke...


Storm Continues to Gather Force As It Follows Hurricane Irma's Path

Hurricane Jose is now hovering over the Atlantic Ocean about 1,000 miles east of the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean , according to The Weather Channel . ...


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

And the governor said effects on the southwest coast, including in Naples and Fort Myers, was not as bad as feared. Millions of people were still without pow...


Irma turns Caribbean island paradises into nightmares

In a news conference in the Pointe-a-Pitre airport, Macron said the government's "top priority" is to help island residents return to normal life. The Categor...


India is being run by dynasties: Rahul Gandhi

On Union minister Smriti Irani's claim that GST is Modi's "exclusive achievement", Sharma said it was "a distorition of facts and a statement of arrogance"....


Wells Fargo & Company MN Trims Position in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN)

About 2.66M shares traded or 37.11% up from the average. Alere Inc (NYSE:ALR) has risen 17.58% since September 11, 2016 and is uptrending. Alexion Pharmaceutic...


Department of Justice agrees with Trump's pardon of Arpaio

That pardon guaranteed Arpaio, a noted ally of Trump whose stance on immigration made him a household name, would face no punishment for being found guilty. P...


Garcetti: LA to Benefit from Having More Time to Prepare for Olympic Games

In the Brazilian case, a whistleblower told the New York Times he had warned the International Olympic Committee about Nuzman's activities repeatedly in the yea...


Met Eireann issue weather warning for eight counties

Powerful winds threaten damage to trees and buildings with gusts in some parts strong enough to knock out power supplies. He said: "An early-season storm wi...


The ACLU Destroys Trump's Fake Voter Fraud Commission With One Sentence

Jason Kander, the former Missouri secretary of state who has launched the Let America Vote political action committee and chairs a Democratic National Committee...


Hurricane bears down on quake-rattled Mexico

And Hurricane Katia made landfall Friday north of Tecolutla on Mexico's Gulf Coast. According to a report from The Daily Beastearly Wednesday morning, the S...


Irma leaves 6.2 million without power in Florida

Insured property losses in Florida from Irma were expected to run from $US20 billion to $US40 billion, catastrophe modeling firm AIR Worldwide estimated. Nigh...


1% Public sector pay cap scrapped by Government

He noted that the federation had asked for a 2.8% pay rise. Unions made clear in their initial responses that the Government move fell well short of their asp...


India school staff held over pupil murder

The principal of Ryan International school was suspended following this incident. "Questioning with bus-conductor is complete and the remand has ended". Cops ...


Narendra Modi invites Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

In Japan , Shinkansen trains run barely three minutes apart, and since drivers can not spot signals due to the high speeds, the whole traffic management is a...


White House denies pushing Malaysian premier to stay at Trump Hotel

Previous reports said that following the one-on-one meeting the two would be joined by U.S. vice president Mike Pence, state secretary Rex Tillerson and other s...


Same-sex marriage poll finds 70% in favour

The conservative government has now chosen an unusual approach - a voluntary and non-binding postal vote - after an election promise of a national plebiscite wa...