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Why Mexico Is So Prone to Strong Earthquakes
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Rescuers worked on a collapsed building in the Condesa neighborhood in Mexico City on Tuesday. Credit Adriana Zehbrauskas for The New York Times. Two strong earthquakes, 12 days apart, have shaken Mexico this month, crumpling buildings, sending ...
Mexico earthquake: Race to find survivors under collapsed schoolBBC News
Why Mexico is at the epicenter of the month's most prominent natural disastersWashington Post
Over 230 dead in Mexico quake as rescuers desperately search for survivorsABC News
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Manafort offered to give Russian billionaire 'private briefings' on 2016 campaign
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Less than two weeks before Donald Trump accepted the Republican presidential nomination, his campaign chairman offered to provide briefings on the race to a Russian billionaire closely aligned with the Kremlin, according to people familiar with the ...
During Trump's Campaign, Paul Manafort Offered to Privately Brief a Russian Billionaire Friend of Putin'sTIME
Lewandowski: Manafort should go to jail for the rest of his life if he colludedThe Hill
Report: Manafort offered to brief Russian billionaire on electionCNN
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Hack of SEC Corporate Filing System May Have Led to Illicit Trading Profits
The vulnerability of governments and businesses to cyberattacks was exposed again Wednesday when a top U.S. financial regulator said hackers had breached its electronic database of market-moving corporate announcements, and may have profited from ...
SEC Discloses Hackers Made Off With Data From Its Filing SystemNBCNews.com
SEC Says Cybercriminals Hacked Its Files, May Have Used Secret Data For TradingNPR
SEC discloses hackers penetrated EDGAR, profited in tradingUSA TODAY
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Puerto Rico entirely without power as Hurricane Maria hammers island with devastating force
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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Hurricane Maria delivered a destructive full-body blow to this U.S. territory on Wednesday, ripping off metal roofs, generating terrifying and potentially lethal flash floods, knocking out 100 percent of the island's electrical ...
Hurricane Maria Live Updates: Puerto Rico Loses Power and Sets a CurfewNew York Times
Puerto Rico governor: Power could be out for monthsCNN
Puerto Rico Energy Infrastructure Is 'Completely Down,' Governor SaysNPR
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Obama: 'Aggravating' to See GOP Try to Unravel Obamacare
Former President Barack Obama said at an event in New York on Wednesday it is "aggravating" to see lawmakers try to unravel Obamacare, The Hill reported. "Those of you who live in countries that already have universal healthcare are trying to figure ...

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At UN General Assembly, Signing a Nuclear Pact and Debating Another
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Demonstrators protested against President Hassan Rouhani of Iran near the United Nations headquarters in New York on Tuesday. Mr. Rouhani addressed the General Assembly on Wednesday. Credit Jewel Samad/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images.
Trump shows 'America First' is utterly incoherentWashington Post
South Korea approves aid to North Korea, North calls Trump 'barking dog'Reuters
US to Allies: The US Believes in Diplomacy, Despite Trump's WordsNBCNews.com
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Google inks $1 billion deal with HTC for Pixel talent
Google struck a deal to hire part of HTC's Pixel team. Josh Miller/CNET. Google has struck an agreement with HTC, but it isn't a much-rumored deal to buy the handset maker. Instead, the tech giant is paying the struggling Taiwanese phone maker $1.1 ...
HTC will have another flagship phone, even after billion-dollar deal with GoogleThe Verge
Google to acquire HTC's Pixel smartphone division in $1.1 billion dealReuters
Google is buying the heart of HTC's smartphone division for $1.1 billionBGR
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Los Angeles Times

California again steps up to Trump, this time to stop the border wall
Los Angeles Times
Opening a new front in its broad legal battle against policies of President Trump, California filed a lawsuit Wednesday alleging that the administration has overstepped its powers in expediting construction of a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border ...
Trump border wall lawsuit filed by CaliforniaCBS News
OnPolitics Today: GOP lawmakers go silent on funding Trump's wallUSA TODAY
How smugglers stand to profit from Trump's border wallPBS NewsHour
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Captain: Oklahoma City man killed by police was deaf
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A neighbor who said he did not want to give his name, answers questions for the media in Oklahoma City, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, concerning the officer involved shooting of Magdiel Sanchez Tuesday night. The neighbor was an eyewitness to the ...
Oklahoma cop shoots deaf man as his neighbors scream, 'He can't hear you!'The Week Magazine

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Young fan taken from Yankees game to hospital after being hit by foul ball
NEW YORK -- A young fan sitting in the lower-level seats at Yankee Stadium was bloodied by a 105 mph line drive that struck her in the face during Wednesday's Minnesota Twins-New York Yankees game. She was transported to nearby ...
Young girl hospitalized by 105 mph foul during Yankees-Twins gameChicago Tribune
Yankee Victory Becomes Footnote After Girl Is Struck by Line DriveNew York Times
Yankees players call for fan protection after little girl horrorNew York Post
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