Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Tropical Cyclone Debbie Lashes Northeast Australia

CANBERRA, Australia-One of the most powerful tropical storms to hit Australia in recent years began pummeling the country's northeast coast on Tuesday, with more...

Shoppers Fly Down Staircase After 150-Foot Escalator Is Thrown Into Reverse

Are you afraid of escalators? Would you like to be? Just watch this CCTV footage of an escalator malfunction at the Langham Place mall...

New York City Fire Chief Killed in Bronx Explosion

A New York City fire department chief was killed and several other people were injured in a house explosion in the Bronx on Tuesday...

Eiffel Tower goes dark in unity with London – The Boston...

Watch Paris' Eiffel Tower go dark in honor of the victims in the attack outside UK Parliament https://t.co/pk1fEEVHiS pic.twitter.com/FN3rKQc0Zc- CNN (@CNN) March 23, 2017The...

California’s Central Valley Farmers Bemoan Water Allocation

SAN FRANCISCO-Farmers in a vast stretch of California's Central Valley-the nation's fruit and vegetable basket-will receive only 65% of the imported water they need...

UK lawmaker hailed as hero for helping policeman – The Boston...

One British lawmaker was hailed by some as a hero in Wednesday's attack on the British Parliament.Conservative parliamentarian and Foreign Office minister Tobias...

Lawyer for Russian Whistleblower’s Family Falls Out of Window

MOSCOW-A lawyer representing the family of dead Russian whistleblower Sergei Magnitsky was in a serious condition after a fall from a four-story building ahead...

The first American hoverboard fire deaths are now part of a...

Image: U.S. CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION The tragic fire ignited by a malfunctioning hoverboard that claimed the life of a child last week...

A Trap for a Trader

On a mild, damp March afternoon in 2011, Sarah Tighe and her husband Tom Hayes arrived in the prenatal wing of London's University College...

A Trap for Tom Hayes

On a mild, damp March afternoon in 2011, Sarah Tighe and her husband Tom Hayes arrived in the prenatal wing of London's University College...

In a First, Japanese Court Blames Government in Fukushima Disaster

TOKYO-A court has found for the first time that the Japanese government was negligent in the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant's triple meltdown in...

Afghan National With Special Visa Detained in New Jersey

An Afghan man who arrived in New Jersey with a special visa for assisting the U.S. government in Kabul is being detained by immigration...

Tragic: Four children die after poisonous pesticide is sprayed under their...

( Natural News) Aluminum phosphide, commonly known as Fumitoxin, is a cheap, freely available pesticide used to control rodents in agricultural...

Australian Power Play Squeezes Gas Exporters

Australia threatened to impose restrictions on natural-gas exports as it extracted a commitment from global energy companies to supply enough gas to meet growing...

Why Snow Forecasts Are So Tricky

For many in New York City and Philadelphia, Tuesday was a lot less white than they were expecting.What happened?The storm that was forecast to...

De Blasio Declares State of Emergency Starting at Midnight

With a major storm bearing down on New York City, Mayor Bill de Blasio Monday announced a state of emergency and urged New Yorkers...

U.S. East Coast Braces for Late-Winter Blizzard

BOSTON-A classic nor'easter is expected to lash the East Coast with snow and blizzard conditions Tuesday, bringing a late and sobering blast of winter...

Intel’s Leap of Faith in Driverless Cars

Driving the car of the future means Intel has to pay up now.Intel was willing to pay a rich $15.3 billion for Mobileye because...

Sleepy Monday is making you cranky, lazy and possibly dangerous

If you're feeing drowsy at work today, you're not alone.Millions of US workers are dragging on "Sleepy Monday," the first work day after setting...

‘We never found out exactly what caused him to fall off...

His family had only recently moved to the rural suburb of Numurkah, north of Shepparton when Sam went for a sleepover at a friend's...