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Sep 14 2017

3 dead from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning in Florida

The officer was also checked for mild exposure. Paramedics responded to the Gayle Avenue home Tuesday at 8 a.m. for a call about possible carbon monoxide poisoning . M...

Sep 14 2017

Washington state high school student killed after he tried to stop gunman

A courageous act by a member of the school stopped the shooter. According to the Spokesman Review , the shooter has been identified as Caleb Sharpe. The three wounded ...

Sep 14 2017

Trump says no deal on DACA, wants 'big' border security

Uncertainty has hung over the " dreamers ", 800,000 mostly Latin Americans, since Mr Trump chose to scrap an amnesty from deportation introduced under Barack Obama. "...

Sep 14 2017

Coyote gets stuck in car's grille after being hit on highway

Knox posted pictures of the accident on Facebook on September 9 that showed the coyote in front of her vehicle. In a post on Facebook, she said she hit the animal, he...

Sep 14 2017

Olympics: It's Paris for 2024, Los Angeles for 2028

Los Angeles and Paris had both shown interest to host the 2024 edition but the U.S. city chose to wait four more years after it was guaranteed as host. The two cities are...

Sep 14 2017

Record number of people arrested for terrorism-related offences in Britain

The number of arrests made for terror-related offences in the United Kingdom jumped a record 68 per cent in the last 12 months up to June this year, according to official...

Sep 14 2017

North Korea sanctions 'small step,' warns of more

In a previous statement this week, Macron called on the European Union to tighten the sanctions against North Korea, in addition to the U.N. Security Council's response...

Sep 14 2017

Dhawan to miss first three ODIs against Australia

Meanwhile, no replacement has been named as Team India already has three openers- Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul and Ajinkya Rahane- in the squad. The Indian Cricket Team h...

Sep 14 2017

Florida men accused of stealing utility pole

Take these two guys, stopped by Jacksonville police, caught stealing a power pole, which was strapped to the roof of an SUV. The officer initiated a traffic stop and to...

Sep 14 2017

World's oldest captive panda dies aged 37 in China

Named after a valley she was rescued from, 37-year-old Basi had lived at the panda facility in Fuzhou since she was four or five. Xinhua reported that Basi enjoyed ri...

Sep 14 2017

Ecclestone: McLaren are to blame, not Honda

Or so say reports that McLaren is going to divorce Honda after a hard three year marriage. The move comes for obvious reasons, as Sky Sports notes: unreliable and o...

Sep 14 2017

Indian government set to grant citizenship to Chakma refugees

The decision was taken during a high-level meeting chaired by home minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday and was also attended by NSA Ajit Doval, Arunachal Pradesh chie...

Sep 14 2017

'DaddyOFive' YouTube Couple Sentenced For Child Neglect Over Viral 'Prank' Videos

The "pranks" had drawn widespread condemnation and saw the Maryland couple accused of child abuse by concerned viewers. In them, the parents screamed profanities at the...

Sep 14 2017

US Sen. Scott suggests Trump be more careful on racial matters

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Trump "looks forward" to signing the resolution, which comes weeks after Trump faced criticism from both sides of the po...

Sep 14 2017

Baltic states alarmed by Russian war games

The Zapad 2017 joint strategic military exercise started on the territory of Russia and Belarus, the Russian Defense Ministry said Thursday. "We are exercising in a con...

Sep 14 2017

ESPN's Jemele Hill was wrong to call Donald Trump a white supremacist

Period. He is unqualified and unfit to be president. The network has a history of suspending or firing people who cross the line politically, but Hill's fate remains un...

Sep 14 2017

Mostly cloudy, humid Thursday with temps in the 70s; tracking scattered showers

With brighter skies comes MUCH warmer temperatures! Call it a mix of clouds and sunshine with high temperatures in the 70s and low 80s, light variable wind, becoming mo...

Sep 14 2017

Bafana crash and burn in latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

Conversely, Cape Verde's standing have been boosted by their 2-1 and 2-0 triumphs , as they climb to 14th in the continent and 67th overall. A high-placed ranking coul...

Sep 14 2017

FPL communications 'overwhelmed' with outage reports, customer inquiries

Power is expected to be restored to most of the state's west coast customers by the end of the day September 22, excluding the aforementioned exceptions. FPL made bil...

Sep 14 2017

Roald Dahl wanted Charlie to be black, his widow says

Roald Dahl, who served in the Royal Air Force during the Second World War , is well-known for his timeless children's books such as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory , ...