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September 21, 2017 - 11:59 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local): 12:41 p.m. President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that would enable the United States to sanction individual companies and institutions that finance trade with North Korea. Trump made the...
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September 21, 2017 - 11:55 am
(AP) - Rescuers and search dogs from Southern California are in Mexico to help following the country's deadly earthquake. The U.S. ambassador to Mexico says that a search and rescue team from the Los Angeles County Fire Department has arrived with "experts and tons of equipment." Ambassador Roberta...
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September 21, 2017 - 7:07 am
(AP) -- A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a new day on Thursday, a vigil broadcast across the nation as rescue workers struggled in rain and darkness to pick away unstable debris and reach her. The sight of her wiggling fingers early Wednesday...
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September 20, 2017 - 6:57 am
(AP) -- Police, firefighters and ordinary Mexicans dug frantically through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings early Wednesday, looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake in decades as the number of confirmed fatalities stood at 217. Adding poignancy and a...
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September 19, 2017 - 4:49 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 55 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust. Thousands fled into the streets in panic, and many stayed to help rescue those trapped. The quake came less than two weeks after another quake left 90...
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September 19, 2017 - 4:48 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local): 4:40 p.m. Nutritionist Mariana Morales was one of the thousands of Mexico City residents who spontaneously participated in rescue efforts following a magnitude 7.1 earthquake that devastated central...
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September 19, 2017 - 3:43 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump urged world leaders Tuesday to help restore "democracy and political freedoms" in Venezuela, singling out the South American country for some of his most blistering criticism in a speech to the United Nations. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro hit back...
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September 19, 2017 - 3:14 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, collapsing some buildings, cracking the facades of others and scattering rubble on streets less than two weeks after another tremor killed at least 90 in the country's south. Mexican media broadcast images of several...
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September 19, 2017 - 3:08 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Mayor Miguel Angel Mancera says there are reports of people trapped in collapsed buildings in Mexico City, though the number is not clear. He told the Televisa network that there appear to be 20...
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September 19, 2017 - 2:32 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 3:33 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron is calling President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord "a mistake." At a news conference following his address Tuesday to the U.N. General...
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