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Goldminers Accused Of Murdering 10 Men From Uncontacted Amazon Tribe

Goldminers Accused Of Murdering 10 Men From Uncontacted Amazon Tribe

If confirmed, this means up to a fifth of the entire tribe has been wiped out. The miners who discussed the attack were arrested and questioned but have not confirmed the deaths. Due to conflict over land, several remote areas in Brazil that include indigenous groups, rural workers, and land activists have all been targeted by violence.


The Boomerang Hurricane Jose

The Boomerang Hurricane Jose

Regardless of Jose's exact track, there will be beach concerns up and down the East Coast as the storm churns offshore. However, after Monday night, Jose may slam on the brakes hard, ceasing almost all forward motion, likely setting up a roller-coaster-like path that will take the storm in a series of loops, circles, dips and dives over for the entirety of next week.


Ten people died as Hurricane Irma battered Cuba

Ten people died as Hurricane Irma battered Cuba

UNICEF noted that the immediate concern is providing drinking water and sanitation to affected communities, as well as providing protection services for both children and adolescents, including psycho-social support for those affected. More than 5,500 people in the country were evacuated in the run-up to the storm, officials said. So far there have been no reports of deaths in Cuba.


Power Out For More Than 60 Percent Of Florida Homes And Businesses

Power Out For More Than 60 Percent Of Florida Homes And Businesses

FPL said on Monday it was doing final checks before bringing back nuclear reactors that were powered down as Hurricane Irma hit Florida . Carriers cancelled at least 12,587 flights in the days leading to Irma's landfall in the Florida Keys on Sunday morning.


Saudi Arabia funded 'dry run' for 9/11

Saudi Arabia funded 'dry run' for 9/11

According to a report in the New York Post , briefs filed on behalf of 1,400 relatives of victims of the attacks provide evidence that the Saudi government, through its embassy in Washington DC, paid two Saudi nationals to fly from Phoenix, Arizona to Washington.