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Troops sift through ruins as California wildfire death toll rises

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – U.S. National Guard troops fanned out to scour the ruins of the devastated town of Paradise on Thursday for remains of victims as 130 people remained listed as missing in California’s deadliest wildfire on record, whose death toll has risen to 56. An anthropologist (R) examines the remains of a dog Read More

Troops search ruins as California wildfire death toll climbs

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – U.S. National Guard troops fanned out to scour the ruins of the devastated town of Paradise on Thursday for remains of victims as 130 people remained listed as missing in California’s deadliest wildfire on record, whose death toll has risen to 56. An anthropologist (R) examines the remains of a dog Read More

Bollywood actress claims wrestler took bribe before brutal body slam

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A Bollywood star says an American pro-wrestler took a bribe from a rival actress to brutally body slam her during a celebrity wrestling match, leaving her in pain and fearing she might have trouble walking. US wrestling star Tanea ‘Rebel’ Brooks is on tour throughout India and says she was challenged to a match against popular Read More

Philippine president defends taking 'power naps' at summit

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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has skipped several meetings at an Asia-Pacific summit to take “power naps”. A spokesman for the 73-year-old leader issued a statement saying he missed four scheduled events in Singapore on Wednesday because he was catching up on sleep. “We assure the nation that his aforementioned absence has nothing to do with Read More

Troops search for 130 missing in California wildfire, death toll climbs to 56

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – U.S. National Guard troops scoured the ruins of the town of Paradise on Thursday for any sign of 130 people still missing in California’s deadliest wildfire on record as authorities said the death toll had risen to 56. An anthropologist (R) examines the remains of a dog found in a bathtub Read More

At least 56 killed, 130 missing in California's deadliest wildfire

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – National Guard troops joined the grim search on Wednesday for more victims in the ruins of an incinerated northern California town while the death toll climbed to 56 in the most deadly and destructive wildfire in the state’s history. Cal Fire firefighters comb through a house destroyed by the Camp Fire Read More

At least 56 killed, more than 100 missing in California wildfire

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – The remains of eight more victims were found on Wednesday in and around a northern California town overrun by flames last week, raising the death toll to 56 in a wildfire disaster that ranks as the most lethal and destructive in the state’s history. Cal Fire firefighters comb through a house Read More

'Progress is being made' against California's deadliest wildfire

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – Fire crews in northern California seized on improved weather conditions on Wednesday in their six-day-old battle to suppress the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in state history as National Guard troops were called in to help search for victims. Cal Fire firefighters comb through a house destroyed by the Camp Fire Read More

Frightened Rohingya fleeing to avoid Myanmar return

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By Siobhan Robbins, South East Asia correspondent, in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh Hussein Ahmed’s wife and children are missing. Five days ago, his family discovered some of their names were on the list of Rohingya to be repatriated from their refugee camp in Bangladesh back to Myanmar from 15 November. The 45-year-old says a day later, Read More

Reaching for the stars: China creates nuke-powered fake sun that burns hotter than the real deal

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Chinese researchers pushing to find a major clean energy source have created an incredible artificial sun that can reach temperatures of 100 million degrees Celsius – a heat so intense it makes the real sun seem merely lukewarm. The earth-based solar simulator has reached mind-bending temperatures of 100 million degrees Celsius, the research team announced Read More