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Innovation

South Dakota man reportedly under fire for wearing blackface and holding 'will stand for money' sign

A man in South Dakota has been forced to apologize after sharing his Halloween costume on social media, showing him in blackface and holding a sign that reads “Will stand for money.”<p>The man identified himself on social media as Cole Paulson, a student at South Dakota State, The Argus Leader …

Cook Islands faces its 'worst case scenario', being granted developed country status

Government officials worry new status will result in a cut in aid and could hurt the country’s growth prospects<p>The tiny nation of the Cook Islands is set to become the first among the Pacific islands to graduate to “developed” status, in a move that some government officials are calling their …

Cook Islands

Autopsy of Las Vegas gunman's body may provide clues about the mystery of why he became a mass murderer

The motive for Stephen Paddock’s shooting rampage that claimed the lives of 58 people and sent nearly 500 to hospitals last Sunday might be found in the Las Vegas Coroner’s Offices autopsy and toxicological investigations. Did Paddock have any brain abnormalities or life-threatening illness that …

Hurricane Nate weakens to a tropical depression

<b>(CNN) —</b> Nate was downgraded to a tropical depression late Sunday morning as it continued to move inland, the National Hurricane Center said.<p>The storm made its second landfall early Sunday morning as a Category 1 hurricane and had been steadily weakening since.<p>Its maximum sustained winds had dropped …

Weather

Challenges-&-Sharing - European Commission

This report is the result of the multi-sectorial and multi-disciplinary networking process and represents the combined effort of more than two …

Hawaii reportedly prepares for nuclear attack amid North Korea rhetoric

Hawaii officials have reportedly been urging residents to prepare for a nuclear attack, the stunning plea coming amid increasingly unnerving rhetoric -- and actions -- from North Korea.<p>Aloha State authorities were working to educate and prepare residents for a possible atomic attack by telling them …

Houston Fire Department's Harvey staffing criticized

HOUSTON — Thousands of Houston firefighters were told to stay home at the height of Harvey’s flooding.<p>Marty Lancton, president of the Houston …

Why Irma's Impact on the Economy Will Be Worse than Harvey's

The United States dodged a bullet with Irma, but experts say that’s no reason to celebrate. The storm blew itself out before living up to its status as the storm of a lifetime for the state of Florida, but Irma’s sheer size meant that a wide swath of Florida, not to mention Georgia, Alabama, and …

Evidence of spills at toxic site during floods

PASADENA, Texas (AP) — The U.S. government received reports of three spills at one of Houston's dirtiest Superfund toxic waste sites in the days …

Flesh-eating bacteria, cancer-causing chemicals, and mold: Harvey and Irma's lingering health threats

Doctors are finding health problems left over by the storm.<p>In the weeks following Hurricane Irma, parts of Florida have been awash in millions of gallons of sewage. Meanwhile, in Texas, oil refineries and chemical plants have dumped a year’s worth of cancer-causing pollutants into the airfollowing …

Extreme Weather

Speak a second language? Group needs volunteer translators to help after the storm

Add language barriers to the list of frustrations brought by the season’s multiple hurricanes — Harvey, Irma and now Maria.<p>Of the many challenges …

FCC head: Storms teach lessons on emergency communications

WICHITA, Kan. — Ajit Pai has been to Texas and Florida in recent weeks to learn what lessons hurricanes Harvey and Irma have to offer about how to …

Net Neutrality

2017's hurricanes got really intense, really quickly

"Maria is developing the dreaded pinhole eye," wrote National Hurricane Center forecaster Jack Beven Monday evening, as the storm reached Category 4 …

Weather

Note to Texas, Florida: Insurance fights over Sandy rage on

NEW YORK — The destructive floodwaters of Superstorm Sandy receded quickly, but some storm victims are still neck-deep in a battle over insurance …

Extreme Weather

EPA removes waste at Texas toxic sites, won't say from where

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency says it has recovered 517 containers of "unidentified, potentially hazardous material" from …

Hurricane Maria Slams Puerto Rico

27 PHOTOS<p>Hurricane Maria made landfall on Puerto Rico early Wednesday as a Category 4 hurricane, after hitting the eastern Caribbean island of …

Caribbean

Man from iconic Hurricane Harvey photo still recovering in Rockport

Many pictures were taken in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. A photo of a Rockport man and his dog quickly became the face of the storm and was …

Extreme Weather

One month later: Recovery process slow in wake of Harvey

The recovery process has been slow for many flood victims in Houston and the surrounding areas four weeks after Hurricane Harvey.<p>Published: 10:42 PM …

Hurricane Harvey

This massive Yellowstone earthquake destroyed a mountain and created a lake 190 feet deep

Dozens were killed, and a dam nearly gave way<p>Purley Bennett was camping with her family in West Yellowstone when she heard a great rumbling on the …

Home rebuilding: A long and costly burden for storm victims

With floodwaters nearing knee height, Arlene Estle fled to the upstairs of the Houston house where she's lived for 50 years and raised four children. …

How Andrew helped insurers avoid devastating losses from Harvey, Irma

Insurance companies have the resources to weather the tens of billions of dollars in claims expected in the wake of the devastation delivered by hurricanes Harvey and Irma.<p>“It would be fair to say that many insurers will have less than a fully profitable year, but probably no one will go out of …

Extreme Weather

Deadly quake: Brownlee confirms there have been 'casualties'

There are casualties following this morning's quakes, acting Civil Defence minister Gerry Brownlee says.<p>The extent of the casualties was unclear, and …

New Zealand earthquake: Kaikoura evacuations under way

<b>New Zealand rescue workers are evacuating scores of tourists and residents from the town hardest hit by a series of powerful earthquakes.</b><p>Four air force helicopters have been airlifting people out of Kaikoura on the South Island after battling strong winds and heavy rain earlier.<p>The town, northeast …