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Two dead in China from Typhoon Manghkut

Two dead in China from Typhoon Manghkut

Chinese authorities have ordered about 6,000 boats to return to harbor, and evacuated thousands of offshore oil platform workers, the state news agency, Xinhua, said . Mangkhut was recorded packing sustained winds of 173 kilometers per hour (107 miles per hour) and gusts up to 223 kilometers per hour (138 miles per hour) as the storm's eye passed south of the territory in the early afternoon, according to the HKO . Consulte Mais Informação

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Christine Blasey Ford, Brett Kavanaugh accuser, details sexual assault allegation

Christine Blasey Ford, Brett Kavanaugh accuser, details sexual assault allegation

Because Trump's fellow Republicans control a slim 51-49 majority in the Senate, Democrats can not stop Kavanaugh's appointment unless some Republicans make a rare decision to break with their party and vote against Trump. Feinstein, who is the senior Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, shared the contents of the letter, but not the letter itself, with fellow committee Democrats Wednesday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Man arrested in connection with missing girl

Man arrested in connection with missing girl

According to FBI spokeswoman Staci Feger-Pellessier, authorities arrested 41-year-old Peter Wilson for "making false statements to a federal agent". Alaska State Troopers say, the "Investigation remains ongoing". No other information about the discovery of her body was immediately released. The town is built on a 3-mile-long (5-kilometer-long) spit, and many there live a subsistence lifestyle far off the state's limited road system, with 26 miles (42 kilometers) of local gravel roads used ... Consulte Mais Informação

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S Korea launches its first missile-capable submarine

S Korea launches its first missile-capable submarine

But North Korea has given no indication it is willing to give up its weapons unilaterally, as the Trump administration has demanded. Moon's officials also asked top South Korean business leaders to join his Pyongyang trip. But those channels have been often suspended when tensions rose over North Korea's nuclear program. "Eighty tons of heavy oil in Kaesong is for the consumption of South Korea officials", Moon, who also noted that Seoul contacted the United Nations sanctions ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Massachusetts residents cleared to return to areas hit by gas explosions

Massachusetts residents cleared to return to areas hit by gas explosions

In the Merrimack Valley, most displaced residents are able to return to their homes Sunday morning, after Thursday's series of natural gas explosions and fires in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover. "The explosions have brought heartbreak for numerous families-and the loss of a young life", Baker said. Firefighters and gas workers returned Saturday morning to a commercial area on the south side of Lawrence where they were seen opening manholes, testing gas levels and trying to gain ... Consulte Mais Informação

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British man accused of murdering wife in Caribbean to inherit her estate

British man accused of murdering wife in Caribbean to inherit her estate

Bennett - who has dual Australian and British citizenship - will go on trial for second degree murder in December and is now serving a seven-month jail term after admitting smuggling the stolen coins, worth $53,777 ($US38,480). He argued they show the pair were " consistently " rowing, and added: "With potentially one of the arguments ultimately resulting in the murder of Hellmann". Consulte Mais Informação

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 explodes inside woman\'s purse in NY

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 explodes inside woman\'s purse in NY

Chung stopped using the phone and placed it in her purse but soon heard "a whistling and screeching sound, and she noticed thick smoke" pouring from her purse, the newspaper says the lawsuit alleges. That in mind, it's unlikely the South Korean OEM stops selling the Note 9 over this isolated incident. We'll be sure to keep you updated on this. The latter recall was required after it was found that there were close to 100 cases of Note 7 units catching fire in the USA alone, as noted by ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Strong winds but warmer weather ahead as ex-hurricane Helene hits

Strong winds but warmer weather ahead as ex-hurricane Helene hits

Met Eireann say that Sunday night will begin dry in most areas, but heavy rain will spread into the south and west and southerly winds will freshen.Monday will be a cloudy day with widespread rain. A spell of strong winds is expected, mainly in the far southwest of England and across western Wales. Actually, with four tropical storms that include Tropical Storm Florence, located inland in extreme eastern South Carolina, Tropical Storm Helene , located over the northeastern Atlantic Ocean, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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New Gas Leak Detected in Boston Area 2 Days After Fatal Explosions

New Gas Leak Detected in Boston Area 2 Days After Fatal Explosions

Government records reveal at least three other serious explosions in Massachusetts, West Virginia and OH that are all linked to Columbia Gas. "We're very happy people can return to their homes", Baker said. The governor said he urged Columbia Gas to develop a "comprehensive safety inspection plan". Sumwalt said NTSB investigators expect to be on site up to 10 days but a final report about what happened could take up to two years to complete. Consulte Mais Informação

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Wanda Barzee's Family Won't Take Her In Following Release

Wanda Barzee's Family Won't Take Her In Following Release

Elizabeth Smart says she is surprised and disappointed after learning one of her captors will walk free. On Tuesday, the board decided that she had served her full sentence allowed under the law. Smart, now a 30-year-old mother, speaker and activist, said she's deeply concerned that Barzee remains a threat, citing her refusal to cooperate with mental health treatment in prison and reports that she may still harbor Mitchell's beliefs. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump ‘likely’ to announce new China tariffs as early as Monday

Trump ‘likely’ to announce new China tariffs as early as Monday

A shift to USA production might not come in time to avoid the long-term effects of tariffs. "We encourage China to address the long standing concerns raised by the United States". US President Donald Trump has already imposed 25% tariffs on steel imports and 10% on aluminum, as well as 25% on $50 billion in goods from China. The US has said that the tariffs are needed to punish Beijing for its unfair trade practices and intellectual property theft. Consulte Mais Informação

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