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Ocean City Braces for Heavy Winds and Rain

Ocean City Braces for Heavy Winds and Rain

The greatest impacts from Hurricane Jose will be felt on Long Island, but the offshore storm has still prompted the National Weather Service to issue several advisories in parts of New York City and New Jersey, warning of risky surf and high winds Tuesday and Wednesday.


NY Lawmakers Arrested in Protest Outside Trump Tower

NY Lawmakers Arrested in Protest Outside Trump Tower

The lawmakers and advocacy groups are pressing Trump to work with Congress to pass a "clean" version of the DREAM Act granting undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S.as minors a path to citizenship, without including border security measures meant to placate immigration hawks.


Five Wheaton College football players charged in hazing incident

Five Wheaton College football players charged in hazing incident

Police say the players took the victim from his residence hall with a pillowcase over his head, tied him up with duct tape, and left him beaten and half-nude in a field. Sources with knowledge of the situation told the Tribune that some of the college's football players were required to complete 50 hours of community service and write an eight-page essay to reflect on their behavior.



North Korea Nuclear Ambitions to Overshadow Annual UN Assembly

Top advisers to Donald Trump on Sunday warned North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons programs and stop threatening America and its allies, or face destruction. It also noted that sanctions should not harm "legitimate economic and trade exchanges between North Korea and the outside world" and the lives of everyday people.


Texas woman accused of shooting sleeping boyfriend, dismembering him

Texas woman accused of shooting sleeping boyfriend, dismembering him

The gruesome attack took place on August 16, 2017, at the Briarwood Village Apartments in Baytown. According to detectives, Sutton and the victim got into an argument earlier in the evening and later while the victim was sleeping, Sutton shot him in the head, killing him.


Germany's big parties suffer small drop in support

Germany's big parties suffer small drop in support

The FDP failed to clear that hurdle in 2013 in a humiliating defeat for a party that enjoyed 64 straight years in the Bundestag and was part of 17 government cabinets. Chancellor Merkel has also visited Ireland numerous times and was among the first Heads of State with whom new Taoiseach Leo Varadkar spoke following his election .