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Aug 29 2017

Water enters KEM hospital; train services, vehicular traffic severely affected

The Indian Meteorological Department has said that the rains are likely to continue for the next 48 hours. "Scattered heavy to very heavy rainfall expected within 48 hrs,...

Aug 29 2017

Would-be carjacker gets dragged out of his shorts on busy street

At one point the driver stopped to give the man a chance to let go, but he instead tried again to can control of the vehicle, naked and covered in road rash. Police told ...

Aug 29 2017

Facts or fiction? Cajun Navy founder talks about rumors of a shooting

One of the group's members said in an original Facebook post Monday that has since been deleted that looters made a decision to pose as people needing help and attempted ...

Aug 29 2017

North Korea May be Preparing for Another Nuclear Test

In recent weeks the North has threatened to fire a salvo of missiles toward the US Pacific territory of Guam , but has since backed away from the plan and tensions hav...

Aug 29 2017

Televangelist closes doors of stadium-sized church to Hurricane Harvey victims

Lakewood Church , the papers said, was closed because floodwaters had made it unreachable, but photos and videos quickly surfaced that suggested the opposite was true. Ma...

Aug 29 2017

Saul Saldana caught a fish inside of home flooded by Harvey

Videos posted to social media by Viviana Saldana show her father Saul Saldana diving into the floodwater that had seeped into their home, chasing after a rogue fish. Th...

Aug 29 2017

One dead after massive explosion near USA embassy

Officials say at least one person has been killed by the blast. Interior ministry spokesman Najib Danish told Reuters the blast occurred at the entrance to a Kabul ...

Aug 29 2017

Pakistan postpones top United States diplomat's visit

In public, it has used financial leverage, diplomatic engagement, and warm words in an attempt to persuade Pakistan to support US counterterrorism priorities. Army comm...

Aug 29 2017

How to Link PAN Card, Aadhaar Number Ahead of August 31 Deadline

Even as there remains the lack of clarity on the status of Aadhaar , COAI Director General Rajan S Mathews has said that the linking of mobile numbers to Aadhaar will co...

Aug 29 2017

Coast Guard Using Helicopters for Search and Rescue in Texas

Kevin Oditt, Coast Guard Incident Commander. Coast Guard personnel from Sector Columbia River, in Warrenton, Oregon, Air Station Port Angeles, Sector Puget Sound and th...

Aug 29 2017

Japan says North Korean missile likely an intermediate range rocket

Trump threatened earlier this month unleash " fire and fury like the world has never seen" against North Korea and shortly after North Korea's military revealed a pl...

Aug 29 2017

Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto Express derails near Titwala of Maharashtra

No casualty has been reported so far. Till the filing of this report, Indian Railways didn't confirm the news or any details. This comes days after 74 people were injur...

Aug 29 2017

Israel asks visiting United Nations chief for new page in relations

Netanyahu also said that he and Guterres would be discussing regional security issues, accusing Iran of turning neighboring Syria into a center for military operations ...

Aug 29 2017

Houston police chief: 2000 people rescued in Harvey recovery efforts

The National Weather Service also said the impact to the coastal Texas region are "unknown" and "beyond anything experienced". Due to extensive river flooding, county of...

Aug 29 2017

Mayor assures Houston residents the water is safe to drink

More than 1,000 people had to be rescued overnight while the storm dumped anywhere from 15 to 30 inches of rain across southeast Texas . However, Gov. Houston Mayor Sy...

Aug 29 2017

Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata makes Premier League history during Everton victory

Eden Hazard shakes the hand of Antonio Conte (R) after being substituted during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Everton at Stamford...

Aug 29 2017

Several people injured after shooting at New Mexico library, reports say

New Mexico state police say there has been a shooting at a public library in the eastern New Mexico community of Clovis. City officials were expected to hold a briefing...

Aug 29 2017

Ted Cruz: 2013 hurricane relief bill 'filled with pork'

Cornyn and Cruz were among 36 senators who voted against the final bill in early 2013. The agency said the remedies needed ranged from minor cleanup to total destructio...

Aug 29 2017

Ohio's Task Force 1 Headed To Texas To Help Lend Aid

Volunteers from Missouri have traveled into the storm to help victims of Hurricane Harvey . "Our role in Texas is to provide medical care, to take care of civilians and ...

Aug 29 2017

Trump focuses most of Twitter ire on his own party

In Trump's view, it makes him look like a strong leader who is willing to stand up against a weak Congress. Lately, mainstream news reports have Trump profanely going...