ther Forecast Office web site, 24-hour rainfall during June 10 and ending at 7 a. m. June 11 caused flash flooding at the thickly timbered Albert Pike Recreation Area in Montgomer
nville. The incident came a week after three students were fatally shot and two others wounded in a school shooting in Ohio. Thomas Lane, the 17-year-old suspect, has been charged w
arning Center said Saturday that the 8.8 magnitude earthquake that killed at least 78 people in Chile generated tsunamis carrying waves as high as 1.5 meters and traveling at 800
lex struck the country and caused a river to burst its banks in the capital of San Salvador, according to news reaching here on Tuesday. The country has lowered its alert level to
iras, president of the France Caribbean Friendship Group, consists of five senators and members of the group. HAVANA, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) -- Upon the request of Fidel Castro, the Cuba
jolted Costa Rica on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said on its website. The quake struck at 4:47 p.m. local time (2247 GMT), with a depth of 70 km. The epicenter was so
nnounced here on Monday. The money is part of the Invest Canada-Community Initiatives ( ICCI) program, which is one of three components of the Canadian government's Global Commerc
een issues are pushed aside by other more urgent matters, such as clearing land for food-growing and shelter-building. Taking the Amazon jungle as an example, although it stretche
through the Senate. WASHINGTON, July 20 (Xinhua) -- The United States is looking to expand support to African Union peacekeepers in Somalia, a top U.S. commander said on Tuesday
t of the power plant at the time. Using sensitive instruments, precautionary measurements of three helicopter aircrews returning to the ship after conducting disaster relief miss
ine and continuous" despite the Israeli prime minister's abrupt decision to cancel attendance at a nuclear weapons summit in Washington, a senior government official said Friday.
ternational demand for U.S. government debt amid the simmering eurozone debt crisis, the U.S. Treasury Department reported on Wednesday. In March, overall foreign holdings of U.S.
ing investigated in relation to the case, described the accusations as "lies foisted on public opinion," Brazil's G1 news website reported. The former president countered the char
nt of the European Council, Donald Tusk, said Wednesday the EU is determined to reach its first bilateral agreement with Cuba. "We are committed to concluding our negotiations on
ed, but a certain degree of (breathing) insufficiency persists," Communication and Information Minister Ernesto Villegas read a written statement broadcast on national radio and