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Powerful Derecho Leaves Path of Devastation Across Midwest

IOWA CITY, Iowa — A rare storm packing 100 mph winds and with power similar to an inland hurricane swept across the Midwest, blowing over trees, flipping vehicles, causing...

New York's True Nursing Home Death Toll Cloaked in Secrecy

NEW YORK — Riverdale Nursing Home in the Bronx appears, on paper, to have escaped the worst of the coronavirus pandemic, with an official state count of just four...

Shooting Near White House Interrupts Trump's Briefing on TV

WASHINGTON — A uniformed Secret Service officer shot and wounded a man during a confrontation near the White House that led to President Donald Trump being abruptly...

Cyprus FM: Turkey Chose again the Way of Unilateral Illegal Actions

NICOSIA --"Turkey chooses again the way of unilateral illegal actions turning its back to the dialogue prospect according to the international law and the principles of good neighourly relations" stated Foreign Minister of Cyprus Nikos Christodoulides to Athens-Macedonian News Agency...

Jet2 Will Resume Cyprus Flight to Meet UK Tourist Demand

With many of Cyprus' resorts areas nearly empty of tourists as the summer season is already winding down and people reluctant to travel during the COVID-19 pandemic, JET2 said it will resume flights from the United Kingdom Aug. 17.

Cyprus President Expresses Condolences over Death of Former DISY Politician in Evia Floods

NICOSIA -- A former general director of the Democratic Rally (DISY) party of Cyprus was the last of eight victims so far of the destructive weather on Evia, authorities revealed on Monday.

Ganges River Flows with History and Prophecy for India

ALONG THE GANGES, India — More than 2,000 years ago, a powerful king built a fort on the banks of India's holiest river, on the fringes of what is now a vast industrial...

Air Traffic Is down, Gun Seizures up at US Airports

DALLAS — With air traffic nearing a five-month high, airport security is finding guns in passenger carry-on bags at three times the rate recorded before the pandemic.

Over 500 People Tested for COVID in Experimental Initative

JACKSON, MISS - More than 500 people in one of the poorest counties in Mississippi were tested for the coronavirus by the state Department of Health over the past week as part...

Georgia Gov: School Openings Going Well Except Photos of Crowded Hallways

ATLANTA — Georgia's governor says the reopening of some of the state's schools amid the coronavirus outbreak has gone well except for photos shared on social...

Louisiana: Rare Coronavirus Condition Kills 4th Youngster

NEW ORLEANS — Louisiana's department of health has reported that a fourth child or young person has died from a rare condition linked to the coronavirus.

Students Have Begun Returning to Some Florida Schools

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Students have begun returning to some Florida college campuses and some public school classrooms in rural districts have opened with new safety...

Antonio Banderas Says He Has Tested Positive for COVID-19

NEW YORK — Antonio Banderas says he has tested positive for COVID-19 and is celebrating his 60th birthday in quarantine.

Masks Up: Mississippi Lawmakers Return Amid Virus Outbreak

JACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi legislators have returned to the state Capitol for the first time since a coronavirus outbreak in early July hospitalized several legislators...