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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Missouri governor put to the test by St. Louis protestsAs a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens asserted that there could h
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted an hour ago
As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens asserted that there could have been peace "by the second night" if a governor with a calm and commanding presence had intervened in the violent protests in Ferguson after the fatal police shooting... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Missouri governor put to the test by St Louis protestsIn this Sept. 11, 2017, file photo, Missouri Gov.… AP News | 09/19/17 10:09 PM
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 6 hours ago
In this Sept. 11, 2017, file photo, Missouri Gov.… AP News | 09/19/17 10:09 PM JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens asserted that there could have been peace "by the second night" if a governor with a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Missouri governor put to the test by St. Louis protestsJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens asserted that there could have been peace "by the second night" if a governor with a calm and commanding presence had intervened in the violent protests in Ferguson after... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Missouri governor put to the test by St. Louis protestsJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 hours ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens asserted that there could have been peace "by the second night" if a governor with a calm and commanding presence had intervened in the violent protests in Ferguson after... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Missouri governor put to the test by St. Louis protestsJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens
The New Canaan News / Posted 6 hours ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens asserted that there could have been peace "by the second night" if a governor with a calm and commanding presence had intervened in the violent protests in Ferguson after... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Missouri governor put to the test by St. Louis protestsJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 hours ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens asserted that there could have been peace "by the second night" if a governor with a calm and commanding presence had intervened in the violent protests in Ferguson after... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rohingyas flee Myanmar: How India can resolve the humanitarian crisisThe Rohingya issue is something that has been dominating the headlines, certain
Business Standard India / Posted 7 hours ago
The Rohingya issue is something that has been dominating the headlines, certainly in India, on the diplomatic front for the last few weeks. The reason for this perhaps is that the junior home minister had said all Rohingya in India would be... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Missouri governor put to the test by St. Louis protestsJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 hours ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens asserted that there could have been peace "by the second night" if a governor with a calm and commanding presence had intervened in the violent protests in Ferguson after... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Missouri governor put to the test by St. Louis protestsJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 7 hours ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens asserted that there could have been peace "by the second night" if a governor with a calm and commanding presence had intervened in the violent protests in Ferguson after... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Missouri governor put to the test by St. Louis protestsJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 7 hours ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens asserted that there could have been peace "by the second night" if a governor with a calm and commanding presence had intervened in the violent protests in Ferguson after... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Missouri governor put to the test by St. Louis protestsJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 hours ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a candidate for Missouri governor, Eric Greitens asserted that there could have been peace "by the second night" if a governor with a calm and commanding presence had intervened in the violent protests in Ferguson after... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
New judge assigned in Penn St. sex-abuse caseSTATE COLLEGE, Pa. — A new judge was assigned to handle Jerry Sandusky’s child
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — A new judge was assigned to handle Jerry Sandusky’s child sex-abuse charges today as a lawyer for a boy who accuses the former Penn State assistant football coach of abuse took aim at his televised defense. Harrisburg attorney... Read more
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Aljazeera
Palestinians decry church patriarch's role in land dealsettlers in prime locations in Jerusalem's Old City. Hundreds of Palestinians
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
settlers in prime locations in Jerusalem's Old City. Hundreds of Palestinians rallied in the city this month to call for the removal of Patriarch Theophilos III, claiming that he had colluded with a settler organisation. The land deal,... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Do nonphysician owners of medical clinics violate Michigan's corporate practice of medicine laws?Dozens of for-profit MRI diagnostic centers, urgent care centers and cosmetic m
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
Dozens of for-profit MRI diagnostic centers, urgent care centers and cosmetic medical spas in Southeast Michigan are owned by businesspeople who aren't doctors. This common practice has now come under scrutiny in a lawsuit that charges they are... Read more
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Philly.com
Live streaming the High Holy Days: A way in, or a way out?For more than three decades, Jim and Cindy Meyer listened to the sound of the s
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
For more than three decades, Jim and Cindy Meyer listened to the sound of the shofar signaling the start of the High Holy Days from their seats at Temple Sholom in Broomall. They prayed the prayers marking the 10 Days of Awe from Rosh Hashanah to Yom... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Python Dance - Ekweremadu Writes Buhari, Urges Dialogue to Avert Another WarPython Dance in South East to avoid the kind of tension that could degenerate t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Python Dance in South East to avoid the kind of tension that could degenerate to full scale civil war. In calling for restraint on the part of the president, Senator Ekweremadu in the five page letter urged the president to heed the advice... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Infighting Threatens Uhuru Kenyatta's Ukambani Vote HuntWanga Political infighting among Jubilee leaders in Ukambani is threatening to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Wanga Political infighting among Jubilee leaders in Ukambani is threatening to derail President Uhuru Kenyatta's campaigns for the October 17 repeat election. Three factions have emerged among the President's campaigners, all seeking to have a... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Do nonphysician owners of medical clinics violate Michigan's corporate practice of medicine laws?Swider — and letters of support from the Michigan State Medical Society allege
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 days ago
Swider — and letters of support from the Michigan State Medical Society allege major gaps exist in state government's enforcement of laws governing the corporate practice of medicine. The Michigan Radiological Society argues that the... Read more
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News.com.au
PM backs church that ditched weddingare many churches, including my own church, the Catholic Church, who will not m
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
are many churches, including my own church, the Catholic Church, who will not marry someone who has been married before.” Following the Federal Government’s announcement last month of the same-sex marriage vote, the bride posted a Facebook... Read more
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Island Packet
Former priest facing sex crimes charges appears in Jasper County courtwaived his right to bond during the hearing, according to a news release from t
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
waived his right to bond during the hearing, according to a news release from the 14th Circuit Solicitor’s Duffie Stone’s office. Last month, a Jasper County grand jury handed down nine indictments against the 73-year-old Brown alleging... Read more
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Canberra Times
Malcolm Turnbull defends right of church to refuse to marry couples who support gay marriagefreedom in the event a "yes" vote is returned in the same-sex marriage postal s
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
freedom in the event a "yes" vote is returned in the same-sex marriage postal survey, following an intervention by former PM John Howard. After a bride posted a comment on Facebook supporting same sex marriage, a Victorian Minister called... Read more
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Crosscut
Why it took five accusers to bring down Ed MurrayApril 7, 2017. Credit: Matt Mills McKnight/Crosccut This week, after a fifth a
Crosscut / Posted 5 days ago
April 7, 2017. Credit: Matt Mills McKnight/Crosccut This week, after a fifth alleged victim of sexual abuse stepped forward, several local politicians quickly, in some cases awkwardly, walked back on their support of Ed Murray, the former... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Pennsylvania child abuse workers swamped, underpaidBy MARK SCOLFORO Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A new report says th
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 5 days ago
By MARK SCOLFORO Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A new report says the county caseworkers who investigate child abuse in Pennsylvania are underpaid, inadequately trained, plagued by high turnover and face dangerous conditions. The auditor... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania child abuse workers swamped, underpaid, report saysare underpaid, inadequately trained, plagued by high turnover and face dangerou
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
are underpaid, inadequately trained, plagued by high turnover and face dangerous conditions. The auditor general's office released a “State of the Child” study Thursday that says the child welfare system is swamped by new complaints and... Read more
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Philly.com
James Brzyski, infamous Philly priest, found dead in Texas motelprosecution after allegedly abusing dozens of boys in the 1970s and 1980s, was
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
prosecution after allegedly abusing dozens of boys in the 1970s and 1980s, was found dead Wednesday at a Texas motel. Fort Worth area authorities confirmed they were investigating a man’s death at the Super 7 motel on Seminary Road, but had... Read more
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The Age
Canberra Times letters: Our right to free speechin the High Court in Bernard Gaynor case", canberratimes.com.au, September5) gi
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
in the High Court in Bernard Gaynor case", canberratimes.com.au, September5) give a brilliant analysis of the implications for "free speech" inherent in the matter of the High Court of Australia's refusal to hear an appeal by Bernard Gaynor... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra Times letters: Our right to free speechin the High Court in Bernard Gaynor case", canberratimes.com.au, September5) gi
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
in the High Court in Bernard Gaynor case", canberratimes.com.au, September5) give a brilliant analysis of the implications for "free speech" inherent in the matter of the High Court of Australia's refusal to hear an appeal by Bernard Gaynor... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC clergy members to pray against Atlantic Coast Pipeline | News & Observer Clergy members plan to pray outside the office of the North
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
| News & Observer Clergy members plan to pray outside the office of the North Carolina government agency that will decide whether to issue a permit for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. The Rev.... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
NC clergy members to pray against Atlantic Coast Pipelinehas been a presence in Charleston since 1816, when African-American members of
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
has been a presence in Charleston since 1816, when African-American members of Charleston's Methodist Episcopal Church formed their own congregation after a dispute over burial grounds. Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church has been a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
NC clergy members to pray against Atlantic Coast PipelineRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Clergy members plan to pray outside the office of the Nort
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Clergy members plan to pray outside the office of the North Carolina government agency that will decide whether to issue a permit for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. The Rev. Mac Legerton of the United Church of Christ in Robeson... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
NC clergy members to pray against Atlantic Coast PipelineRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Clergy members plan to pray outside the office of the Nort
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Clergy members plan to pray outside the office of the North Carolina government agency that will decide whether to issue a permit for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. The Rev. Mac Legerton of the United Church of Christ in Robeson... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
NC clergy members to pray against Atlantic Coast PipelineRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Clergy members plan to pray outside the office of the Nort
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Clergy members plan to pray outside the office of the North Carolina government agency that will decide whether to issue a permit for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. The Rev. Mac Legerton of the United Church of Christ in Robeson... Read more
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Boston Globe
Claremont, N.H., planning ‘community response to hatred’ after incident involving bi-racial boyOfficials in Claremont, N.H., will meet with local clergy Tuesday to begin a “c
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
Officials in Claremont, N.H., will meet with local clergy Tuesday to begin a “community response to hatred” after reports surfaced that an 8-year-old biracial boy was taunted with slurs and pushed off a table with a rope tied around his neck last... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glasgow Cathedral to host special remembrance service for parents who have lost a child - and it’s open to allThe Saying Goodbye Services are the first international set of events for peopl
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
The Saying Goodbye Services are the first international set of events for people who have lost a child at any stage of pregnancy, at birth or in infancy, no matter how long ago the loss occurred. The event aims to provide a time and place to... Read more
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Salon.com
9/11 from the ground: Salon's on-the-scene coverage from 16 years agoof explosion in the top floors of the World Trade Center,” said the WNYC announ
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
of explosion in the top floors of the World Trade Center,” said the WNYC announcer. I contemplate heading out to the street for a look. You can see both towers perfectly from 6th Ave. and West 12th St.. But I probably wouldn’t even be able to see... Read more
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Drayton Valley Western Review
Running for Catholic School Trustee?papers can be dropped off at your local STAR Catholic school in all our communi
Drayton Valley Western Review / Posted 9 days ago
papers can be dropped off at your local STAR Catholic school in all our communities except Leduc and Beaumont. For Leduc and Beaumont, nomination papers will be accepted at our STAR Catholic central office,” said Ed Latka,... Read more
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Juneau Empire
It Is What It Isat the time, and I came to her with an issue, something I was angry about “cuz
Juneau Empire / Posted 9 days ago
at the time, and I came to her with an issue, something I was angry about “cuz I be’n dun wrong!” After listening for a while and waiting for me to slow down my tirade, she calmly said, “it is what it is.” I stared at her wondering if she... Read more
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NJ.com
Troubled college meets key deadline to keep accreditationissues and monitors accreditation to area colleges, on Sept. 1. The report focu
NJ.com / Posted 9 days ago
issues and monitors accreditation to area colleges, on Sept. 1. The report focused on three areas Middle States flagged for deficiencies: resources, leadership and governance, and student admissions. The college was warned late last year that... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Brave downtown investor takes on dilapidated 8th Avenue buildingFederico said. Jokes aside, Federico walks, carefully, through the building wi
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Federico said. Jokes aside, Federico walks, carefully, through the building with visions of potential in his head. For a man who has invested in the downtown area for years, taking on such challenges is important. “If you believe in... Read more
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JTA
I was disappointed to learn we were having a girl. Is that a sin?was a feminist trailblazer. Born and raised in Israel, she had sailed the Seven
JTA / Posted 10 days ago
was a feminist trailblazer. Born and raised in Israel, she had sailed the Seven Seas in the 1960s as the first female deck officer of ZIM, the Israeli merchant marine. My mom, who died in 2008 at the age of 60, also taught me the essentials of... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
New money aimed at giving local police more tools for opioid fighton Wednesday, Aug. 9 at the Christian Life Center in Butler Township. LYNN HULS
Dayton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
on Wednesday, Aug. 9 at the Christian Life Center in Butler Township. LYNN HULSEY/Staff The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office has been awarded a $125,000 grant to help fight the opioid crisis through a quick response team approach. Ohio... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
New money aimed at giving local police more tools for opioid fightThe Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office has been awarded a $125,000 grant to hel
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 11 days ago
The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office has been awarded a $125,000 grant to help fight the opioid crisis through a quick response team approach. Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine on Wednesday, announced that 40 agencies will receive a total of $3... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Pope says 'thick darkness' threatens Colombiathat threatens Colombia with violence, corruption and vengeance. Organizers ha
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
that threatens Colombia with violence, corruption and vengeance. Organizers had expected upward of 700,000 people for the Mass, but by the time it got underway Bogota's mayor tweeted the crowd was over a million. The sun broke through the... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Pope praises women's role Latin America churchColombia (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Colombia (all times local)
The Times and Democrat / Posted 12 days ago
Colombia (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Colombia (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Pope Francis is praising women for being on the front lines of the Catholic Church in Latin America — and he's warning the region's bishops to value them... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Pope praises women's role Latin America churchColombia (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Colombia (all times local)
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Colombia (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Colombia (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Pope Francis is praising women for being on the front lines of the Catholic Church in Latin America — and he's warning the region's bishops to value them... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Did he come with a gift receipt?’: Meyers ridicules pro-Trump pastor’s claim that president is ‘a gift from God’that took place during Late Night host Seth Meyers’ vacation, one of the strang
Raw Story / Posted 14 days ago
that took place during Late Night host Seth Meyers’ vacation, one of the strangest –and most hilarious — was the Oval Office prayer session where President Donald Trump had clergy go in a circle and praise him. “Trump seemed to think highly... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Religious hardliners try to stop movie about Russian tsar's romanceconsidered a martyr by the Orthodox church. The opposition has ranged from str
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
considered a martyr by the Orthodox church. The opposition has ranged from street demonstrations to appeals from prominent clergy. And according to the movie's director, some activists are making physical threats against cinemas who plan to show... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cabinet approves ordination leave to honour late KingWat Khien Khet holds a mass ordination ceremony for 124 monks as part of a meri
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
Wat Khien Khet holds a mass ordination ceremony for 124 monks as part of a merit-making activity to mark 100 days since the passing of King Bhumibol Adulyadej in Thanyaburi district of Pathum Thani in January this year. (Bangkok Post file photo) The... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Houston braces for more flooding, chemical plant fires out2017-09-04 10:38 (Chris Graythen, AFP) Houston — Authorities carried out a co
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
2017-09-04 10:38 (Chris Graythen, AFP) Houston — Authorities carried out a controlled burn on Sunday at a chemical plant damaged by Harvey, sending small flames and grey smoke into the sky,... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Houston braces for more flooding, chemical plant fires outrisks to the community. People living within a mile and a half of the site are
Lake Placid News / Posted 16 days ago
risks to the community. People living within a mile and a half of the site are still evacuated, and the fire marshal's office says state, federal and local agencies will keep monitoring the air. Three trailers containing unstable compounds had... Read more
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