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Typhoon Damrey kills at least 27 along Vietnam's south

Typhoon Damrey kills at least 27 along Vietnam's south

Typhoon Damrey is wreaking havoc across large parts of central and southern Vietnam. Coastal Khanh Hoa province, home to the popular white sand Nha Trang beach, was hardest hit with 16 dead and 10 injured, the government said. Heavy rains have been reported and the Vietnam Disaster Management Authority is warning of flooding in low-lying areas and flash floods and landslides in mountainous districts.


Ardern and Turnbull 'We are family'

Ardern and Turnbull 'We are family'

While they were expected to cross paths at the APEC Summit in Vietnam and East Asia Summit in the Philippines next week, Ardern wanted the chance for the leaders to formally meet first. It has been rejected a few times on the grounds it would give asylum seekers a backdoor into Australia and become a marketing opportunity for people smugglers.


California party bus shooting leaves 1 dead, 3 wounded

California party bus shooting leaves 1 dead, 3 wounded

Police are looking for gunmen who shot up a party bus in Santa Monica, killing a woman passenger. Of the people who had been hurt in the shooting, three people were aboard the bus, with a fourth victim who had been standing in the street.


Trump says he dropped Manafort due to involvement with 'certain nations'

Trump says he dropped Manafort due to involvement with 'certain nations'

He continued: "Well, I think we found out something about he may be involved with all - with certain nations, and I don't even know exactly what it was in particular". With ongoing political trouble in the U.S., the rest of the world may be even more concerned about how Trump will respond to North Korea's fast-advancing nuclear weapons program.


Saudi: 2 ministers replaced; 4 ministers and 10 princes arrested

Saudi: 2 ministers replaced; 4 ministers and 10 princes arrested

Saudi news outlets, including Al Arabiya , reported Bin Talal was among those arrested. In 2015, Bin Talal announced he would donate his entire fortune to help build a "better world of tolerance, acceptance, equality and opportunity for all".


Ohio State tumbles right out of Playoff picture with stinker at Iowa

Ohio State tumbles right out of Playoff picture with stinker at Iowa

Josh Jackson added three interceptions for the Hawkeyes (6-3, 3-3), who beat their fourth top-5 opponent in their last five tries at home. The loss may have knocked Ohio State out of the playoffs, although it still controls its destiny to get into the Big Ten Championship game.