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Level 3 evacuations have forced people from approximately 400 homes. The fire was about three miles east of Multnomah Falls Monday night, according to fire officials. One was taken to a hospital for exhaustion and dehydration. It jumped 13 miles and across the Columbia River in 16 hours . That means a couple of uncomfortably warm nights are likely ahead for the 85percent or so of Seattle area-residents who live without air conditioning.
  • EU's Barnier : I don't want to 'teach lessons' over Brexit

    EU's Barnier : I don't want to 'teach lessons' over Brexit

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    Their aim is that the Common Travel Area and Good Friday Agreement are not affected by the UK's decision to leave the EU. "We do not want to "educate" or "teach lessons", Barnier tweeted. "We expect the associated political instability to drive weaker consumption and investment, and push growth to a standstill", the research says. Tom Brake , the Liberal Democrat Brexit spokesman, said the bill "represents a major threat to the sovereignty of Parliament and no amount of tweaking and ...
  • Danny Lee's PGA season still alive

    Danny Lee's PGA season still alive

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    Thomas hasn't forgotten it, either. He and Spieth seem to be in a two-man battle for Player of the Year but it is moments like today where a young player like Thomas can enhance his status in the fan's hard eyes. Amateur. Thomas cruised just as he's done all season. Despite the win, Thomas will still trail Spieth in the FedEx Cup standings heading into the BMW Championship in Chicago.
  • NFLPA, Ezekiel Elliott File Lawsuit Against NFL Over Suspension

    NFLPA, Ezekiel Elliott File Lawsuit Against NFL Over Suspension

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    It also read that "Elliott and the Union were subjected to an arbitration process in which, among other things, there was a League-orchestrated conspiracy by senior NFL executives, including NFL Senior Vice President and Special Counsel for Investigations Lisa Friel , to hide critical information, which would completely exonerate Elliott".
  • United States retaliates, orders Russian consulate and 2 offices closed

    United States retaliates, orders Russian consulate and 2 offices closed

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    The official briefed reporters on a telephone conference call on condition of anonymity. The US further announced the shutting down of the Russian consulate in Washington and offices in San Francisco and NY. The move came in the "spirit of parity" in response to Moscow's demand for the U.S.to reduce its Russian Federation mission. "We believe this action was unwarranted and detrimental to the overall relationship between our countries", said department spokeswoman Heather Nauert.
  • USA confirms mysterious sonic technology hurt 19 USA officials in Cuba

    USA confirms mysterious sonic technology hurt 19 USA officials in Cuba

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    Two US diplomats suffered long-term injuries including hearing loss as a result of the attacks, and were unable to return to Cuba, three US government sources told CNN last month. Another "sonic" attack against U.S. diplomats at the embassy in Havana is feared to have taken place in August. The Cuban government denies involvement and claimed to be cooperating with the investigations of US and Canadian authorities.
  • Frankfurt bomb defused after 60000 are evacuated

    Frankfurt bomb defused after 60000 are evacuated

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    Unexploded bombs are still found regularly across Germany , even 72 years after the war ended. According to The Independent, the western city of Koblenz was also forced to evacuate residents after a 500-kilogram USA bomb was discovered.
  • In Modi Cabinet reshuffle, no AIADMK, JD(U) and Shiv Sena

    In Modi Cabinet reshuffle, no AIADMK, JD(U) and Shiv Sena

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    Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar said in Patna on Saturday, "There was no talk of JD (U) joining the Union Cabinet". Mumbai: Shiv Sena's Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament (MP) Sanjay Raut reacted angrily on Sunday after his party was not consulted ahead of the Union Cabinet reshuffle, saying, "NDA has been murdered".
  • San Francisco breaks all-time record high

    San Francisco breaks all-time record high

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    About 3,800 homes were threatened, authorities said. Most of the county remains under an excessive heat warning until 10 p.m. Saturday evening after being extended twice, while the mountains and beaches remain under a less serious heat advisory during the same period.
  • Kannanthanam in Union Cabinet: Congratulations pour in

    Kannanthanam in Union Cabinet: Congratulations pour in

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    After Alphons Kannanthanam was sworn in as a minister, CM Pinarayi, Chennithala and others wish him. Alphons , a 1979-batch former Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer, who is also credited for driving a literacy movement and helping Kottayam emerge as the first town in India to achieve 100% literacy during his tenure as the collector of the district in 1989, will hold the tourism ministry portfolio as the Minister of State (independent charge).