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Firefighter still battling Portugal's deadly blaze

Firefighter still battling Portugal's deadly blaze

In total, at least 64 have been killed in the blaze with over 130 injured. "If it wasn't for this, we would all have died", one of the survivors said. He has no idea when he can go back and said he had received no information from authorities. This has hindered containment of wildfires burning through inaccessible hills across central Portugal .


Pyongyang returns U.S. student, now in a coma

Pyongyang returns U.S. student, now in a coma

The US state department said it had secured his release "at the direction" of President Trump but it then emerged that Mr Warmbier has been in coma for more than a year after contracting botulism - a fate his family learnt about a week ago.



WashPost Survey: 55 Percent Chance Jon Ossoff Wins Georgia Special Election

Voters in the Palmetto State's 5th Congressional District are going to the polls to determine who will succeed Mick Mulvaney - now the White House budget director - in Congress. The affluent and well-educated Georgia 6th District has elected Newt Gingrich , the former speaker; Johnny Isakson, now Georgia's senior USA senator; and most recently Tom Price , who resigned in February to join the administration.


Georgia voters streaming to the polls in pricy Congress race

Georgia voters streaming to the polls in pricy Congress race

His campaign has been fueled by more than $23 million in fundraising. "This is a young man who was a junior staffer for one of the most liberal members of Congress, Hank Johnson", said Handel. However, it was Trump's collapse - besting Hillary Clinton by just 1.5 points in the district in 2016 - that led Democrats to believe it could be in play.