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Three days out, Trump and Clinton blitz swing states

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 06,2016

As the world looked on agog three days before the US presidential election Saturday, Donald Trump's campaign was building to a crescendo with a mad scramble to secure a plausible route to the White House. The populist Republican's rhetoric remains

Image : Iranian baby with heart defect admitted to Portland hospital

Iranian baby with heart defect admitted to Portland hospital

person Orange Themes access_time Feb 08,2017

Yahoo News PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Iranian infant in need of life-saving heart surgery has arrived at a Portland hospital with her family after being temporarily banned from coming to the U.S. by President Donald Trump's immigration orders.

Image : James Corden Fires Fruits and Vegetables at Jessica Alba, Kate Mara and Ken ...

James Corden Fires Fruits and Vegetables at Jessica Alba, Kate Mara and Ken ...

person Orange Themes access_time Dec 01,2016

James Corden Fires Fruits and Vegetables at Jessica Alba, Kate Mara and Ken ... Try not to flinch! James Corden tested the reflexes of several stars on Wednesday night's Late Late Show. In the game called “Flinch,” the British host positioned actors

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When disaster brings reconciliation

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Yahoo News Natural disasters often create unexpected bonds between people, even long-time rivals, which can then alter the course of history. A good example was an offer made Monday by armed rebels in Colombia to assist in the recovery of a town...

Seafood traders still count cost of Formosa disaster

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Vietnamnet - Dozens of traders in Ha Tinh Province are facing huge losses as hundreds of tonnes of jellyfish cannot be sold due to the mass fish deaths caused by the Formosa pollution incident....

Nine years after disaster, Fukushima to host 2020 Olympic baseball games

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Yahoo News Fukushima, the prefecture that was hit by a tsunami-triggered nuclear disaster in March 2011, has been approved to host baseball and softball matches in the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics Games, organizers said on Friday. “By hosting Olympic...

Ex-ARU boss wants three clubs axed to fix Super Rugby 'disaster'

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Super Rugby Ex-ARU boss wants three clubs axed to fix Super Rugby 'disaster' FORMER Australian rugby boss John O'Neill, one of the original architects of Super Rugby, says the “wheels have come off” since the competition expanded to 18 teams and...

Without immigrants, the US economy would be a 'disaster,' experts say

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Immigration News Without immigrants, the US economy would be a 'disaster,' experts say Immigrants across the U.S. are refusing to go to work, attend school and shop today as part of the Day Without Immigrants, a series of protests intended to...

Trump approves California disaster assistance after storms, flooding

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Yahoo News Parts of California damaged by recent storms, including the areas around the damaged Oroville Dam, will receive federal disaster assistance, the Federal Emergency Management Agency said on Tuesday. Federal aid will be sent to three...

Indonesia disaster agency says 7 killed in Bali landslide

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Yahoo News JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Seven people were killed in a landslide on the tourist island of Bali that wiped out several homes, Indonesia's disaster mitigation agency said Friday....

'Tooth fairy' or 'disaster'? UK's Brexit gamble on Trump

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Yahoo News Hailed as an ace up the sleeve for Britain in the upcoming Brexit negotiations last week, relations with US President Donald Trump are turning into a diplomatic headache for Prime Minister Theresa May. Trump's rejection of the European...

Rescuers cling on to hope in Italy avalanche disaster

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Yahoo News Rescuers pulled four people alive from an avalanche-hit Italian hotel on Saturday and clung on to hopes of saving some of the 23 people still missing three days after the disaster struck. Teams of mountain rescuers and firefighters had...

Insurer: 2016 saw highest natural disaster losses in 4 years

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Yahoo News BERLIN (AP) — Last year saw the highest costs from natural disasters since 2012, with a pair of earthquakes in Japan in April accounting for the heaviest losses, a leading insurer said Wednesday....

Disaster-hit provinces in Vietnam ask for rice aid for Lunar New Year

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12 provinces have asked the government for 14,700 tons of rice in total....

Vietnam says recovery from Formosa industrial disaster could take a decade

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Formosa deliberately skirted safety commitments, the Vietnamese government says....

Expect the unexpected, say college disaster prep officials

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When Jefferson Community College was making plans to build its first residence hall, there was one must-have for President Carole McCoy: generators for backup if the power went out....

Vietnamese officials rebuked in Formosa’s pollution disaster

access_timeDec 06,2016 chat_bubble_outline62

The officials have been held responsible for toxic waste discharges that killed tons of fish earlier this year....

UK Women's Equality Party debuts on Trump 'disaster'

access_timeNov 27,2016 chat_bubble_outline59

Britain's newly-formed Women's Equality Party is thrashing out topics such as unequal pay and the "disaster" of Donald Trump beating Hillary Clinton to the White House, at its first ever conference this weekend. The WEP's debut congress since its...

Heavy rains drown disaster-hit central Vietnam

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Just as people were starting to recover from the last floods, they're knee-deep in water again....

Four dead after Australia theme park disaster

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Two women and two men were killed at a theme park on Australia's popular Gold Coast Tuesday, police said, with witnesses describing how "everyone was screaming" after a raft apparently flipped on a water ride. Queensland police said the four victims...

50 years on, UK marks mine disaster that killed 128 children

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LONDON (AP) — People across Britain fell silent Friday to mark 50 years since a mountain of coal sludge collapsed onto a village in Wales, killing more than 140 people in one of the country's worst mining disasters....

Da Nang forms new search and rescue team following river disaster

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The new team will have special training and be on duty 24/7....

14 dead, scores missing in Myanmar ferry disaster: official

access_timeOct 17,2016 chat_bubble_outline82

Rescuers have recovered 14 bodies and expect to find scores more after a ferry packed with teachers, students and workers capsized in central Myanmar, local authorities said on Monday. "So far we have found 14 dead bodies from the river but we still...

After Formosa disaster, steel gets reconsidered

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Steel production expansion in Vietnam has faced a growing tide of criticism amid environmental concerns following the recent toxic spill disaster caused by Formosa Ha Tinh, and the oversupply of steel in the domestic market....

Fish death disaster will hurt Vietnam’s economy for years to come: official

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The toxic spill from a Taiwanese steel plant has taken its toll on growth....

Vietnam's unemployment rises in third quarter after fish death disaster

access_timeOct 02,2016 chat_bubble_outline75

Thousands of fisherfolk along the central coast have lost their jobs and income in the Formosa scandal....

Vietnam tells Taiwan firm to dig up waste pipe amid "huge" coastal disaster

access_timeApr 29,2016 chat_bubble_outline141

Vietnam has told owners of a Taiwanese-built steel plant to dig up a controversial waste pipe...

Hillsborough disaster: It could have been you, me or any football fan

access_timeApr 28,2016 chat_bubble_outline154

Jim Burke looks back at the fan experience in the eighties, how the Hillsborough disaster was an …...

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