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California community suffers as wells dry up

droughtEAST PORTERVILLE, California--In one of the towns hardest hit by California's drought, the only way some residents can get water to flush the toilet is to drive to the fire station, hand-pump water into barrels and take it back home.

The trip has become a regular ritual for East Porterville residents Macario Beltran, 41, and his daughters, who on a recent evening pumped the water into...

White House fence jumper to face mental evaluation

white_houseWASHINGTON--The man arrested after jumping the White House fence on Wednesday night was charged in court with two...

US jury convicts ex-Blackwater guards in 2007 Baghdad killings

blackwaterWASHINGTON--A U.S. federal jury found three American former Blackwater guards guilty of manslaughter and weapons...

US tightens Ebola monitoring for West African visitors

obamaNEW YORK--The United States imposed new constraints on Wednesday on people entering the country from three nations at...

America will funnel travelers from Ebola-hit region through 5 airports

ebola1NEW YORK--The United States ratcheted up its safeguards against Ebola on Tuesday, requiring travelers from three...

National security prosecutors shift focus from spies to cyber

WASHINGTON--The U.S. Justice Department is restructuring its national security prosecution team to deal with cyber...

Indiana charges suspect who may have killed for decades

killerHAMMOND, Indiana--A convicted sex offender suspected of murdering at least seven women and leaving the bodies in...

New protocols issued for treating Ebola patients

DALLAS--The United States issued stringent new protocols on Monday for health workers treating Ebola victims...

US, China look to manage differences

uschinaBOSTON--America and China's top diplomats stressed the need to manage differences and cooperate against global...

President makes rare campaign appearance

UPPER MARLBORO, Maryland--President Barack Obama made a rare appearance on the campaign trail on Sunday with a rally...

Marijuana-infused candies

gummyMarijuana-infused sour gummy bear candies (L) are shown next to regular ones at right in a photo illustration near to...

Courts knock down gay marriage bans in Arizona, Alaska, Wyoming

PHOENIX--Barriers to gay marriage fell in Arizona, Alaska and Wyoming on Friday following a series of federal court...

President approves reservists for US Ebola fight, government under fire

ebolaWASHINGTON--President Barack Obama authorized calling up military reservists for the U.S. fight against Ebola in West...

After decades in prison, man freed at prosecutor's request

freeNEW YORK--Nearly three decades into a prison sentence he began as a teenager, a New York man who had been championed...

Obama, foreign military chiefs coordinate Islamic State plans

obamaWASHINGTON--President Barack Obama on Tuesday told military leaders from more than 20 countries working with...

US sets up rapid-response Ebola team, Dallas nurse improves

ebolaDALLAS--The United States is establishing a rapid-response team to help hospitals "within hours" whenever there is a...

DEA monitors US investors in Canadian marijuana firms

ganjaTORONTO/ST. LOUIS--U.S. investors in Canada's medical marijuana industry are betting they will not fall under the...

US protestors kick off weekend of marches

protestCLAYTON, Missouri- Hundreds of protesters marched through the rain on Friday afternoon to the St. Louis County...

St. Louis braces for weekend of protests

missouriST. LOUIS--The St. Louis area on Thursday was bracing for more racial unrest over the August killing of unarmed black...

Fears grow in United States over Ebola

ebolaNEW YORK/WASHINGTON--Fears are growing in the United States about Ebola with about 200 airline cabin cleaners walking...

Ebola patient dies in Texas, 5 US airports to screen for fever

ebolaDALLAS--The first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States died on Wednesday, underscoring questions about...

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Friday, 24 October 2014
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Thursday, 23 October 2014
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Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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California community suffers as wells dry up
Thursday, 23 October 2014
EAST PORTERVILLE, California--In one of the towns hardest hit by California's drought, the only way... Read more...
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White House fence jumper to face mental evaluation
Thursday, 23 October 2014
WASHINGTON--The man arrested after jumping the White House fence on Wednesday night was charged in... Read more...
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Canada Parliament gunman had planned to travel to Syria
Thursday, 23 October 2014
OTTAWA--The gunman in Wednesday's attack on Canada's capital had a criminal record and recently... Read more...
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Economic bounce, tough campaign point to Rousseff win
Thursday, 23 October 2014
MATEUS LEME, Brazil--President Dilma Rousseff looks positioned to narrowly win a second term on... Read more...
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EU strikes compromise to set new climate target
Thursday, 23 October 2014
BRUSSELS--European Union leaders struck a deal on a new target to cut carbon emissions out to 2030,... Read more...
Citigroup will revisit US court over Argentine bond payments
Thursday, 23 October 2014
NEW YORK--A U.S. judge has scheduled a Dec. 2 hearing to weigh whether or not Citigroup Inc can... Read more...
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What must the tourists think of us!!
Thursday, 23 October 2014
Hello Government officials, Car rental agencies, Hotel managers, and anyone else who has the first... Read more...
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Confused
Thursday, 23 October 2014
Dear Queenie, I have two friends who always visit me at the same time. Even when I arrange to get... Read more...
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Lievense engineering Relay Race strategy
Thursday, 23 October 2014
SIMPSON BAY--The 27th annual Around the Island Relay Race may break the record for most teams... Read more...
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Sharapova falls to Kvitova as Williams bounces back
Thursday, 23 October 2014
SINGAPORE-- Maria Sharapova's bid to end the year ranked number one was left hanging by a thread... Read more...
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A Minute With: Shailene Woodley on teen sex, violence and Marvel
Thursday, 23 October 2014
LOS ANGELES--For actress Shailene Woodley, transitioning from her teen years into adulthood in... Read more...
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Keanu Reeves returns to the dark side in John Wick
Thursday, 23 October 2014
NEW YORK--Actor Keanu Reeves travels to a murky underworld in the action thriller, "John Wick,"... Read more...
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Carib Swimteam Coach
Thursday, 23 October 2014
New CST coach makes an impact ~ CST wins Corail Helicopter Fall Meet ~ Carib Swim Team (CST) held... Read more...
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Hurricane Story
Thursday, 23 October 2014
The writer is a student at Methodist Agogic Centre, read her great review of the passing of... Read more...
Editorial - On their own terms
Thursday, 23 October 2014
MAN leader Charles Cooper did the right thing by apologising for saying "blood will flow" should... Read more...
Editorial - Not much of a choice
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
By unanimously passing a motion rejecting the instruction from the Kingdom Council of Ministers to... Read more...
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Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Wednesday Oct. 22, 2014
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Notices October 22
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Notices October 21
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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