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Mother drowns trying to save toddler during Hurricane Harvey flooding

Mother drowns trying to save toddler during Hurricane Harvey flooding

Earlier in the week this image of a SWAT officer carrying a mother and her sleeping baby to safety went viral. The tragedy happened when the mother, 41, got stuck in the floods in Beaumont as she tried to flee in her auto. She got out of the vehicle with her child, then at some point, they were swept into a canal, floating almost one-half mile from the vehicle. Penisson said that when police and firefighters caught up to them about a half-mile downstream, the shivering toddler was still ...


'Harvey' to Bring Weekend Rain Further North

'Harvey' to Bring Weekend Rain Further North

FRIDAY: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Friday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Mostly cloudy, with highs in the low 80s. It shows the storm entering Toledo Bend country Wednesday afternoon and exiting our area into southern Arkansas Thursday morning.


Scottish Labour leader and out politician resigns

Scottish Labour leader and out politician resigns

And SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon, a fierce critic of Ms Dugdale in Holyrood, praised her for leading the party "with guts and determination". Scottish Labour is to begin the hunt for its fourth leader in less than three years after Kezia Dugdale's shock resignation.


Theresa May seeks to allay Brexit concerns during Japan visit

Theresa May seeks to allay Brexit concerns during Japan visit

She will be accompanied by a delegation of business leaders drawn from a range of sectors. She started her visit in Kyoto, the ancient Japanese capital, where she attended a traditional tea ceremony and had dinner with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.


BRD medical college & hospital: 42 children die in 48 hours in Gorakhpur

BRD medical college & hospital: 42 children die in 48 hours in Gorakhpur

BRD is the same hospital where almost 60 children had died due to lack of oxygen supply between 7 and 11 August, in what was clearly a case of grave medical negligence. The Principal Secretary lodged FIR against both of them for the Gorakhpur hospital case where around 63 children have died within a span of five days.


Mexico Adamant: Will Not Pay For Border Wall 'Under Any Circumstances'

Mexico Adamant: Will Not Pay For Border Wall 'Under Any Circumstances'

As the Washington Post notes, joint news press conferences with foreign leaders generally have a set format - two questions for American journalists and two for reporters from the home country of the president's counterpart. "If we lose the Arctic, we lose the globe", Niniisto said. "We want crystal clean water and we want clean air, the cleanest ever". "Our relationship with Finland is a very close one and we're always ready to help Finland", Trump said.