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Firefighters and rescuers pull out a boy, Mattias, from the collapsed building in Casamicciola, on the island of Ischia, near Naples, Italy, a day after a 4.0-magnitude quake hit the Italian resort island, Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017. irefighters freed a 7-month-old baby and an older brother from rubble of a house some seven hours after the quake, and are continuing work on rescuing another brother who remained trapped. (Italian Carabinieri, HO/ANSA via AP)
2 children pulled from rubble on quake-hit Italian islandFirefighters freed a 7-month-old baby and an older brother from rubble early Tuesday following a 4.0-magnitude quake on the Italian resort island of Ischia off Naples, and were working to rescue another brother who remained trapped
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Report: Iran says Twitter ready to talk on unblocking siteIran's new telecommunications minister says Twitter is ready to talk about unblocking access to the microblogging site
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U.S. Pacific Command Commander Adm. Harry Harris Jr., front, answers questions during a press conference as United States Forces Korea Commander Gen. Vincent Brooks, rear left, and deputy Commander of the South Korea-U.S. Combined Force Command Gen. Kim Byeong-joo, rear right, listen in front of PAC-3 launching station at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, Pool)
As NKorea vows response, US dismisses calls to pause drillsAs North Korea vowed "merciless retaliation" against U.S.-South Korean military drills, U.S. commanders dismissed calls to pause or downsize exercises they called crucial to countering a clear threat from Pyongyang
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UK subprime lender suffers 70 percent share price drubbingShares in Provident Financial, a British sub-prime lender, have more than halved after the company's chief executive announced he was leaving with immediate effect following another profit warning
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People remove debris after an earthquake hit Ischia island, near Naples, Southern Italy, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (Serenella Mattera/ANSA via AP)
The Latest: Rescuers find 2nd victim killed in Italy quakeFirefighters overnight freed a 7-month-old baby from the rubble of a house where he had been trapped with his family following a 4.0-magnitude quake on the Italian resort island of Ischia, and continued to work to rescue his two brothers
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FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2009 file photo, U.S. soldiers stand guard near the site where Afghans, unseen, receive the food stuff donations provided by U.S. solders in Kabul, Afghanistan. Reversing his past calls for a speedy exit, U.S. President Donald Trump recommitted the United States to the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan Monday night,  Aug. 21, 2017, declaring U.S. troops must "fight to win." He pointedly declined to disclose how many more troops will be dispatched to wage America's longest war. (AP Photo/Musadeq Sadeq, File)
Afghan reaction mixed on Trump's tough-talking speechPresident Trump's tough-talking speech calling out Pakistan for harboring insurgents gets mixed reaction in Afghanistan
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Dozens injured, none life-threatening, in train crashA regional rail spokeswoman says no life-threatening injuries in train crash at a suburban Philadelphia terminal
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British science fiction writer Brian Aldiss dies at 92Brian Aldiss, one of the most prolific and influential science fiction writers of the 20th century, has died aged 92
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From right, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions look to President Donald Trump as he speaks at Fort Myer in Arlington Va., Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, during a Presidential Address to the Nation about a strategy he believes will best position the U.S. to eventually declare victory in Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
The Latest: Afghanistan's president voices thanks for policyAfghanistan President Ashraf Ghani says he appreciates President Donald Trump's commitment to Afghanistan, which Trump announced in a speech outlining his strategy for the war-torn country
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  • Loudoun County Republican Wants Confederate Statue Moved

    A prominent Republican on Loudoun County's Board of Supervisors is now on board with moving the county's statue of a Confederate soldier sitting outside the county courthouse in Leesburg. Supervisor Ron Meyer told WMAL the county needs to ask for permission from the General Assembly to move the statue, and then he would like to see it placed in a nearby battlefield. WMAL-AM Washington, Mon, Aug 21 2017 @ 12:23 PM
  • Breaking and entering trial begins for accused serial burglar

    Theodore Roosevelt Bailey, 62, of Capitol Heights, Md., is linked to numerous residential burglaries in Fauquier and Loudoun counties, according to law enforcement. Fauquier.com, Fri, Aug 18 2017 @ 04:50 PM
  • Republican supervisor calls on county to relocate Confederate statue in Leesburg

    In wake of the deadly protests in Charlottesville, Loudoun County Supervisor Ron Meyer has become the first Republican member of the Board of Supervisors to publicly call for the Confederate statue on the courthouse grounds in Leesburg to be moved. Loudoun Times, Sat, Aug 19 2017 @ 10:41 AM
  • Police patrols stepped up near Leesburg Confederate monument

    The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office has increased patrols and surveillance around the Loudoun County Courthouse grounds Friday following the vandalism of Leesburg's Confederate monument. Loudoun Times, Fri, Aug 18 2017 @ 03:31 PM
  • Office worker gets 3.5 years for poisoning coffee with soap

    A Virginia woman has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for poisoning her coworkers' coffee with Windex and dish soap. Loudoun County Commonwealth's Attorney Jim Plowman announced the sentence Thursday for 33-year-old Mayda Rivera Juarez of Sterling. Star Tribune, Thu, Aug 17 2017 @ 10:10 AM
  • Shelter Animals Can Be One Viral Photo Away From Adoption

    McMuffin is available for adoption from the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria. The first photo was taken by summer campers. NBC Washington, Fri, Aug 18 2017 @ 02:33 PM
  • Coffee machine poisoner jailed

    Mayda Rivera-Juarez and the coffee machine in which she poured Windex and Ajax to poison her co-workers. A 33-YEAR-OLD woman who poisoned co-workers by pouring window cleaner and washing up liquid into the office coffee machine has been sent to prion. NEWS.com.au, Fri, Aug 18 2017 @ 12:47 AM
  • Sculpture put in removed statue's spot toppled

    Marcus Martin, right, hugs his fiance Marissa Blair, left, during a memorial for Heather Heyer Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, at the Paramount Theater in Charlottesville, Va. Martin pushed his fiance out of the way of the vehicle that killed Heyer last Saturday. The Miami Herald, Thu, Aug 17 2017 @ 08:29 PM
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