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Carmelite sister cleans up after Irma with a chainsaw, becomes sensation

Carmelite sister cleans up after Irma with a chainsaw, becomes sensation

The department calls the sister's work another sign that Miami's community will work together to fix what Irma broke, writing on its Facebook page, "Thank you Sister and all of our neighbors that are working together to get through this!" "People are making a big deal about the chainsaw, but I've already given my life to God and that's what brings true joy", not the fame that came after the airing of the video, said Sister Laechelin in a September 14 phone interview with Catholic News ...


Heading Towards Mexico's Coast

Heading Towards Mexico's Coast

Guerrero Gov. Hector Astudillo warned that the rains would continue all night. Max had maximum sustained winds of 70 mph (110 kph) and was located about 80 miles (130 kilometers) east of Acapulco. The storm is bad news for Acapulco as tourists prepare to travel to the city to celebrate Mexico's Independence Day this weekend. Max has triggered warnings of life-threatening conditions in areas hit by the devastating 8.2 quake, which killed 96 people.


Until This Week, Facebook Sold Ads Targeting 'Jew Haters'

Until This Week, Facebook Sold Ads Targeting 'Jew Haters'

The categories had relatively few users - a little over 2,000 for the "Jew haters" label and a handful scattered across other anti-Semitic labels - and in response to the story Facebook removed the categories, which it said were generated by users who wrote phrases that then became visible to advertisers entering search terms .


Kaspersky will speak at the US Congress

Kaspersky will speak at the US Congress

The U.S. cited concerns about Kaspersky's ties to Russian intelligence services as the reason for the ban , which was announced Wednesday. "Voluntarily introducing this kind of Russian software in a geopolitical landscape where the U.S.


Pakistan vs World XI 2nd Twenty20 today

Pakistan vs World XI 2nd Twenty20 today

With the threat of thunderstorm looming, the sides kept their noses poked deep in the game, providing entertainment to the near capacity-full Gaddafi Stadium with big hits across and over the ropes. From 41 for one, Shehzad and Babar Azam continued the slog scoring 43 and 45 respectively with 10 fours, half of each to either credit and a six from the opener.


NYPD set to release video from fatal OIS of knife-wielding man

NYPD set to release video from fatal OIS of knife-wielding man

The footage shows the deadly confrontation between police and 31-year-old Miguel Richards, a college exchange student studying information technology. Ricardo I don't want to shoot you if you have a fake gun in your hand, do you hear me? I'm begging you brother. "I don't want to shoot you, but I will if you don't drop that knife", the officer shouts at one point in the video.