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He said he's spoken with Trump "almost every day". More than 150,000 customers in the state remained without power as of Monday afternoon, according to the Florida Division of Emergency Management . It's unclear how many people stayed behind in nearby communities. "Our hearts are with the people of Florida and impacted residents, and MA will continue to look for ways to meet and support the needs of the communities and their residents".
  • British cyclist shot dead by hunter in French Alps

    British cyclist shot dead by hunter in French Alps

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    Mr Sutton, originally from Wales, lived in the small town of Les Gets, southeast France , for the past four years. Britain's Foreign Office said it was providing assistance to the dead man's family. In the past three years, more than 20 people have died in hunting accidents in France. French prosecutors have launched an enquiry for "aggravated manslaughter".
  • Hurricane Leslie bears down on Portugal, Spain

    Hurricane Leslie bears down on Portugal, Spain

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    Yet, parts of Virginia are still seeing risky wind gusts, the National Hurricane Center said. Michael, a Category 4 storm on the five-step Saffir-Simpson hurricane intensity scale when it came ashore, was causing flash flooding on Thursday in parts of North Carolina and Virginia, where some areas could get as much as 9 inches (23 cm) of rain, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.
  • Princess Eugenie & Jack Brooksbank Are Married - See Wedding Photos!

    Princess Eugenie & Jack Brooksbank Are Married - See Wedding Photos!

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    After all Meghan and Kate's weddings occurred in the spring, whereas the Princess' took place in the fall. Her Maid of Honor Princess Beatrice beamed as she looked on sweetly at her sister and best friend. There was no sign of 5-month-old Prince Louis, William and Kate's youngest child. Prince George and his cousin Savannah Phillips were spotted goofing around at the back of the chapel.
  • Meet the Man With the Same Name as Brett Kavanaugh

    Meet the Man With the Same Name as Brett Kavanaugh

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    They were made in the Indian Supreme Court , which struck down colonial-era laws as unconstitutionally discriminatory towards lesbian, gay and female Indians. The statement said the complaints "seek investigations only of the public statements he has made as a nominee to the Supreme Court of the United States".
  • UN criticised over new human rights council members

    UN criticised over new human rights council members

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    United Nations officials, meanwhile, declined to opine on the vote results but suggested all council members should be open to scrutiny of their own handling of human rights. "We thank and commend the UN Human Rights Council, as well as the States that supported our country's bid, for affirming the Philippines' brand of human rights advocacy under the Duterte administration as truly responsive to our people's needs and aspirations for a better and more dignified life", Panelo said.
  • Bodies of 11 infants found in ceiling of shuttered Detroit funeral home

    Bodies of 11 infants found in ceiling of shuttered Detroit funeral home

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    An anonymously written letter led MI inspectors to find badly decomposed remains of 11 infants hidden in a ceiling compartment of a shuttered Detroit funeral home, police say. "I was trying to go handling things at hand", Cantrell said. "Those who have asked me to hold their loved ones will know I was doing them a favor to accommodate them".
  • Six Palestinians reportedly killed on Gaza border

    Six Palestinians reportedly killed on Gaza border

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    Hamas, the de facto governing authority in the Gaza strip, has orchestrated near-weekly protests along the border, pressing for an end to a stifling Israel-Egyptian blockade. He says her husband saw a small group of settlers nearby. Her husband, Aykube al-Rawbi (52), who was in the auto with Aisha, said the vehicle was pelted with rocks when they drove by an illegal Israeli settlement near Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank .
  • F-35 jets: USA military grounds entire fleet

    F-35 jets: USA military grounds entire fleet

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    The news comes days after reports surfaced that Defense Secretary James Mattis ordered the Air Force and Navy to significantly improve "mission capable rates", or readiness, of the F-35 and three other tactical aircraft fleets-referring to the percentage of time the aircraft are available to fly versus being down for maintenance.