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New Orleans, Gulf Coast brace for Hurricane NateCNN(CNN) Nate has strengthened into a Category 1 hurricane, the National Hurricane Center said late Friday night. The hurricane has sustained winds of 75 mph and is located 495 miles south of the mouth of the Mississippi River, in the southern Gulf of Mexico.
The Long Nuclear History Behind the 2017 Nobel Peace PrizeTIMEICAN, which played a key role in the negotiations that led to the recent signing of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons at the United Nations, scored the prize in honor of "its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian ...
UN places Saudi-led military coalition on "blacklist"CBS NewsUNITED NATIONS -- In the annual Secretary General Report on Children and Armed Conflict, the United Nations placed the Saudi Arabia-led military coalition on its "blacklist," accusing it of involvement in the deaths and injury of almost 700 children in ...
Journalist Kim Wall's head is foundBBC NewsThe head of Swedish journalist Kim Wall has been found, two months after she disappeared on trip with a Danish submariner, Danish police say. Her head was found in a bag that also contained two legs, Copenhagen police inspector Jens Moller said.
As Putin Turns 65, His Power Is Slowly WaningBloombergOn Oct. 7, Russian President Vladimir Putin turns 65. As of this year, this is the maximum retirement age for Russian civil servants, which can only be raised in special cases. Though Putin, as an elected official, is not subject to this law and has ... |