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Titles That 'Don't Bear Repeating': Harvey, Maria, Irma and Nate

Titles That 'Don't Bear Repeating': Harvey, Maria, Irma and Nate

The names are retired if the storms were so severe that their future use would be insensitive. The new names? Harold, Idalia, Margot, and Nigel. Eighty-six names have been retired from the Atlantic basin list since 1954. If more than 21 storms form in one season, like in 2005, the Greek alphabet is used to name the additional storms. In all, 86 hurricane names have now been retired.


Gaza ministry says gunfire at protest wounds 122

Gaza ministry says gunfire at protest wounds 122

Israeli forces have shot dead at least 31 Palestinians, including a journalist, and wounded many hundreds since the protests began, drawing worldwide criticism of the lethal tactics used against the protesters. Smaller groups moved closer to the fence, throwing stones, torching tires and burning large Israeli flags. Gaza has endured a border blockade by Israel and Egypt since Hamas overran the territory in 2007, a year after winning Palestinian parliament elections.



FBI Raids President's Personal Lawyer's Office And Home

The hearing, set for 10:30 a.m. Friday, will relate to the search warrant executed this week to obtain various documents in Cohen's possession. Cohen is President Donald Trump's longtime personal attorney. President Donald Trump is fuming about what he says is abuse of attorney-client privilege after federal agents raised his personal attorney's office in NY.


Man Accused Of Killing Yarmouth Police Officer Pleads Not Guilty

Man Accused Of Killing Yarmouth Police Officer Pleads Not Guilty

For that, we owe him our utmost gratitude and honor his selfless service. District attorney Michael O'Keefe, right, spoke at a press conference Thursday, April 12, 2018, in Yarmouth, Mass., with Yarmouth Police Chief Frank Frederickson. Gannon, 32, a city native, was a 2003 graduate of Bishop Stang High School. Shaughnessy said the school will create a memorial for Gannon on school grounds.


Black flags, 'Go back Modi' chants greet PM Modi at Chennai

Black flags, 'Go back Modi' chants greet PM Modi at Chennai

He said the number of defence licences issued through a "much more transparent and predictable process" has gone up by 144 in the last four years from 215 in May 2014. The Prime Minister said he was conscious that defence manufacturing needed government involvement at many stages. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to observe a day-long fast on Thursday along with all the Members of Parliament (MPs) of Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) to send out a strong message that the union government ...