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World Sep 07PHOTOS: What Hurricane Irma left behind in the Caribbean
Hurricane Irma destroyed homes and upended cars in the Caribbean this week on its relentless northwestern journey. It is expected to crash ashore in Florida early Sunday.
Nation Sep 075 overlooked stories that deserve your attention
In the rush of coverage on how the president is navigating the Texas floods and North Korea threats, here are five important stories you may have missed.
World Sep 06Rohingya refugees, caught in crosshairs, flood into Bangladesh
“We are running out of space in the existing settlements and new arrivals are pitching camp wherever they can erect some plastic sheeting to protect themselves from the elements,” said Sarat Dash of the International Organization for Migration.
World Sep 04Towering landfill in India spills into canal, killing 2
When part of the Ghazipur landfill fell into the canal, it caused a large wave to wash over a nearby road, sweeping a car, two motorcycles and a scooter into the rushing water of the canal.
World Sep 01South Asia floods have killed more than 1,400 as communities brace for more
More than 40 million people have been affected, and heavy rains are expected to continue through at least October.
World Aug 31PHOTOS: Remembering Princess Diana’s life 20 years after her death
Known as the “people’s princess,” Diana Spencer seemed relatable because of her open affection toward her boys in an otherwise buttoned-up royal family. She gained admiration for her hands’ on approach to people in need and her dedication to global…
World Aug 30Analysis: Should the U.S. set a ‘red line’ for North Korea?
We asked several analysts about whether the U.S. should draw a “red line” for North Korea and what its latest missile test means.
Nation Aug 305 important stories you may have missed
Deaths from stun guns. India outlaws "instant" divorce. Killing of teenage boy by police sparks protests in Philippines. Here are 5 important stories you might have missed in last week's news.
Nation Aug 28The latest on Hurricane Harvey and how you can help
Updated: As the remnants of Harvey headed north and floodwaters in Houston began to recede, attention turned toward assessing the damages and the lengthy rebuilding process for one of the costliest disasters in U.S. history.
World Aug 25Why the U.S. imposed sanctions on Venezuela
President Donald Trump imposed new financial sanctions against Venezuela on Friday, a response to President Nicolas Maduro's attempts to gain more presidential powers.