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Sea Shepherd stops Antarctic anti-whaling campaign

Sea Shepherd stops Antarctic anti-whaling campaign

Sea Shepherd founder Paul Watson said the group won't be sending a ship to the south this year, with Japan's military monitoring the group's vessels ― meaning Sea Shepherd can't get close enough to J...

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Police warn would-be looters to keep out of flooded Houston

Police warn would-be looters to keep out of flooded Houston

Parts of the Houston area will likely shatter the almost 40-year-old USA record Tropical Storm Amelia in 1978 made in Texas for the biggest rainfall from a tropical system - 48 inches. It reported t...

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After Trump tweet, Mexico reiterates it won't pay for wall

After Trump tweet, Mexico reiterates it won't pay for wall

That's something the president of the United States should be able to say without hesitation. Trump emphasized that the USA would respond to any challenge. Trump and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott - both ...

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Warning as levee breached near Houston

Warning as levee breached near Houston

Brazoria County posted this message on Twitter on Tuesday morning: "NOTICE: The levee at Columbia Lakes has been breached!" The Addicks and Barker reservoirs are both at record high levels due to ...

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Alligator swims over fence and enters woman's flooded backyard in Texas

Alligator swims over fence and enters woman's flooded backyard in Texas

Gator Country is a 15-acre animal preserve in Beaumont, Tex., full of alligators, venomous snakes and a host of other unsafe animals. While the most unsafe animals had been secured away in trailers, o...

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Rep. Lou Barletta announces US Senate bid against Sen. Bob Casey

Rep. Lou Barletta announces US Senate bid against Sen. Bob Casey

Barletta says. Several Republicans have been waiting for Barletta to announce his decision, among them former Pennsylvania Secretary of Revenue Dan Meuser and state Rep. Barletta, 61, rose to promi...

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McNair, Texans pledge $1 million to Harvey relief

McNair, Texans pledge $1 million to Harvey relief

A local television station also was knocked off the air. The torrential rain and flooding has also impacted the region's oil and energy industry, with a number of refineries and chemical plants, inc...

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Erdogan, Abbas meet in turkey to discuss peace

Erdogan, Abbas meet in turkey to discuss peace

On the other hand, the Palestinian party Al-Fatah led by Abbas called on Arab nations today to remember their 'religious and national duty, as well as their historical responsibility to protect Jerus...

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Harvey leaves countless pets abandoned or at risk in its aftermath

Harvey leaves countless pets abandoned or at risk in its aftermath

This time it will carry 85 dogs and 20 cats from Louisiana. Across hurricane-ravaged Texas , pet owners, neighbors and good Samaritans are doing what they can to rescue four-legged friends. Hubert'...

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Vehicle bombing kills 11 in Baghdad

Vehicle bombing kills 11 in Baghdad

An Iraqi police officer said the blast on Monday took place after an explosives-laden auto went off at the wholesale Jamila market in Baghdad's Shia district of Sadr City. Islamic State's Amaq ne...

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Parties push for more progress as Brexit talks resume

Parties push for more progress as Brexit talks resume

Yesterday, Japan's deputy cabinet secretary Yasutoshi Nishimura warned the country's businesses wanted reassurances as they felt a "sense of crisis" over Brexit, and officials played down the chances ...

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What the Tech: Hurricane Harvey help

What the Tech: Hurricane Harvey help

It's critical that anyone exposed to the water has up to date tetanus and other shots, and that they disinfect their entire bodies as quickly as possible. Linda Kolman of Ventnor, Atlantic County, and...

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450000 could seek Harvey disaster assistance, FEMA chief says

Picking up on the words of his FEMA administrator, Trump vowed that federal government would continue to provide support for the "long and hard road" ahead. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas. "Republica...

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Coastal Storm Bringing Rain & Wind to NC Coast

Coastal Storm Bringing Rain & Wind to NC Coast

The National Hurricane Center said Potential Tropical Cyclone 10, which is the step below a tropical depression, could intensify and become a tropical storm by Tuesday and move close to the Caro...

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Trump Press Conference With Finland's Sauli Niinistö

The two leaders also discussed terrorism, and Trump said the United States stood in solidarity with Finland against terrorist threats. Melania Trump expressed concern on Friday for those in the stor...

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Domino's and Ford will test self-driving pizza delivery cars

Domino's and Ford will test self-driving pizza delivery cars

The test will be held in Ann Arbor, Michigan and will use Ford's Fusion Hybrid vehicles for deliveries. But while the hot pies will arrive in an autonomous-capable Ford Fusion, there will still be...

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Faith Leaders Protest Against Trump, Racism at MLK 'Dream' Speech Rally

Faith Leaders Protest Against Trump, Racism at MLK 'Dream' Speech Rally

Alveda King, a pastoral associate and director of the African-American Outreach for Priests for Life and Gospel of Life Ministries, spoke to me at a press conference on the 54th anniversary of her unc...

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'Unprecedented, serious and significant threat': Japan's prime minister on North Korea launch

'Unprecedented, serious and significant threat': Japan's prime minister on North Korea launch

Japanese authorities issued alerts warning residents to take cover about 6 a.m. local time Tuesday after the missile was launched from North Korea . Trump also said the United States was "100 per c...

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

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

A potential act of attempted piracy was reported by the Louisiana Cajun Navy , a group of volunteers attempting to rescue victims of Hurricane Harvey in its aftermath. Huge swathes of Houston now...

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Joel Osteen's delayed response to Hurricane Harvey creates social media firestorm

Joel Osteen's delayed response to Hurricane Harvey creates social media firestorm

But Houstonians were not buying it and posted photos of the neighborhood around the church showing wet but passable streets. "We are prepared to shelter people once the cities and county shelters re...

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