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Worldwide Storms Bring Deadly Mudslides to Wildfire-Scorched SoCal
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A stew of water, garbage and tree limbs flooded one part of USA 101 between Montecito and Carpinteria, according to images from CNN affiliate KERO. Hyatt said he was awake when power went out during heavy rain around 2:30 a.m. Southern California was also the site of tremendous wildfires in December 2017 that killed two people, destroyed 300 acres of forest and caused $3 billion in damages - making them the most destructive fires in California history.

Worldwide Where Is Flight MH370? Ocean Infinity Could Get $50M For Finding Plane
Author: 0 Where Is Flight MH370? Ocean Infinity Could Get $50M For Finding Plane

If the company finds the Boeing 777, the amount they are paid will depend on where it was located, said Liow. Payment will be made only if the survey company finds the wreckage. However, he said, "I don't want to give too much hope ... to the (next of kin)". A U.S. based company early this week dispatched the search vessel Seabed Constructor to look for debris in the southern Indian Ocean, 3 years after the Boeing 777 disappeared on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 227 ...

Worldwide Iran's top leader blames US, Israel for inciting recent unrests
Author: 0 Iran's top leader blames US, Israel for inciting recent unrests

The dissident MKO, with its headquarters based in France's Paris, was the third side to contribute to the violence in Iran, he said . In an address in the holy city of Qom on January 9, Khamenei reacted to the protests, differentiating between those who expressed their objections peacefully and those who reportedly destroyed public property.

Worldwide Stephen Miller Attacks CNN's 'Journalistic Standards' During Softball Fox News Interview
Author: 0 Stephen Miller Attacks CNN's 'Journalistic Standards' During Softball Fox News Interview

Well, it seems the behind-the-scenes drama was just as juicy as the on camera fiasco, as it's said Miller was escorted out of CNN by security following the sit down. White House senior adviser Stephen Miller . Mr. Trump wrote that Reagan "had the same problem and handled it well". "I literally kind of knocked on the door and said, 'Can I come in?' and they said 'Okay.' I came in".

Worldwide I'd 'beat Oprah' in 2020 presidential match-up
Author: 0 I'd 'beat Oprah' in 2020 presidential match-up

You know, I did one of our last shows. 'I do think this though guys, I do think she's intrigued by the idea , I do think that, ' King said. He explained that he bought the URL nearly two years ago, around the time he first began to think that President Donald Trump had a serious chance of beating Hillary Clinton.

Author: 0 Dad uses kitchen knife to save baby from pit bull attack

A 1-year-old girl is prepared to be flown to a Boston hospital after a pit bull attack. Cops said in a statement the 1-year-old girl "was playing in the kitchen with the father nearby". The incident remains under investigation by the Falmouth Police Department with assistance from the Falmouth Department of Marine & Environmental Services, Animal Control Division.

Worldwide Iran bans English in primary schools fearing 'cultural invasion'
Author: 0 Iran bans English in primary schools fearing 'cultural invasion'

In the Iranian education system learning a foreign language, as well as Arabic, is compulsory in high school. The education ministry "envisages strengthening Persian language skills and Iranian Islamic culture of pupils at the primary school stage", its secretary told state media.

Worldwide Australia experiences its third-hottest year on record: BOM
Author: 0 Australia experiences its third-hottest year on record: BOM

Here in the sunshine state, the average temperature was 24.76 degrees, with the average maximum jumping up to 31.53C. Only 2005 and 2013 were warmer, based on records kept for about a century. All five top years - including the country's warmest, 2016 - have taken place since 2006. "We have seen that warming across the land surface temperatures and in the ocean surrounding Australia, so they have both warmed by a similar amount and that's consistent with global warming as well", he said.

Worldwide Fire breaks out atop NY's Trump Tower injuring three
Author: 0 Fire breaks out atop NY's Trump Tower injuring three

Before he became the president, Trump's primary residence used to the in the same Trump Tower. Smoke was seen billowing from a corner area of the building before dissipating. While also containing Donald Trump's personal penthouse, the tower also contains the headquarters of the Trump Organisation including offices, stores as residencies.

Worldwide By God's grace, Balochistan CM resigns, tweets Sarfaraz Bugti
Author: 0 By God's grace, Balochistan CM resigns, tweets Sarfaraz Bugti

Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi had, earlier, advised Zehri to resign in light of the no-confidence motion. The Pakistani prime minister had also noticed the performance of the party lawmakers in the province. A number of ministers and advisers have also turned dissidents, sparking a series of resignations and sackings. The political crisis that cost Sanaullah Zehri his office began on January 2 when MPA Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo moved a no-trust motion against him.

Worldwide SA lags behind in visa-free travel
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The Henley & Partners Group's press release emphasized that despite Brexit's uncertainty and "a more isolationist, immigration-hostile policy among traditional migrant-receiving countries such as the U.S.", countries had either improved or maintained their access compared to 2017.

Author: 0 N.Korea says nuclear program talks would dent inter-Korean ties

Officials from the Koreas said they would continue discussions to avert an accidental conflict and to reunite families divided between the two countries in time for next month's Lunar New Year holiday. One official said the North-South talks were likely to follow the pattern of past diplomatic efforts, in which the North has benefited from additional food and other aid without making any concessions on the weapons front.

Worldwide Ecuador Wants Help Moving Julian Assange Out Of Its London Embassy
Author: 0 Ecuador Wants Help Moving Julian Assange Out Of Its London Embassy

The foreign minister said the situation was "unsustainable". Assange moved into Ecuador's embassy in Knightsbridge in 2012 to avoid arrest and extradition to Sweden to answer rape charges. "No solution will be achieved without global cooperation and the cooperation of the United Kingdom, which has also shown interest in seeking a way out", she told foreign correspondents in Quito, according to Agence France-Presse.

Author: 0 Pakistan has suspended military and intelligence cooperation with United States: defence minister

Pakistani officials, who have interacted with United States officials on this issue, say that they too have the same ambition: ridding the region, particularly Afghanistan, of militants. USA officials had previously said they had seen no evidence Islamabad was planning such a move, but Pakistan has closed its borders in the past, stemming the flow of vital goods and equipment.

Worldwide 7.6-magnitude quake strikes off Honduras coast
Author: 0 7.6-magnitude quake strikes off Honduras coast

No damage has been reported in the region, as of Tuesday evening. The powerful quake, which was felt in the Honduran capital Tegucigalpa, struck some 36km northeast of Great Swan Island around 2:51am GMT, according to US Geological Survey.

Worldwide Yogi and Siddaramaiah spar on Twitter
Author: 0 Yogi and Siddaramaiah spar on Twitter

Siddaramaiah, mocking Yogi Adityanath over reports of alleged starvation deaths in UP, on Sunday tweeted: "I welcome UP CM Shri @ myogiadityanath to our state". "We need not learn from them (BJP) about Hindutva, they are followers of Nathuram Godse, we need not learn from them", he said. Welcoming Adityanath to Bengaluru , Siddaramaiah tweeted that there's a lot he can learn from Karnataka to address the reported starvation deaths in his state.