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Splendora Police officers Lt. Troy Teller, left, and Cpl. Jacob Rutherford guide a boat carrying Maria, Ramiro, Jr., Ramiro and and Veronica Lopez from their flooded neighborhood inundated by rains from Tropical Depression Imelda inundates the area on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, in Spendora, Texas. (Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP)
Mexico's Los Cabos braces for approaching storm LorenaOwners have pulled boats from the water and shopkeepers put plywood over windows and doors as Tropical Storm Lorena bears down on Mexico's resort-studded Los Cabos area, predicted to arrive Friday at hurricane force
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Steam rises from a nuclear power station behind an old windmill on the River Scheldt in Doel, Belgium, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. Political leaders meet Sept. 23, 2019 for a climate summit in New York to ramp up global efforts to tackle the climate crisis. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
The Latest: Australia leader calls protests a 'disruption'Australia's acting prime minister has described ongoing climate rallies as "just a disruption" that should have been held on a weekend to avoid inconveniencing communities
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Splendora Police officer Mike Jones carries Ramiro Lopez Jr.'s dog, Panthea, from a boat after the officers rescued the family from their flooded neighborhood as rains from Tropical Depression Imelda inundated the area, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, in Splendora, Texas. (Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP)
Hurricane rips roofs, cuts power in Bermuda, but no deathsHurricane Humberto blew off rooftops, toppled trees and knocked out power as it blew past the British Atlantic island of Bermuda
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Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses the media in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. Trudeau's campaign was hit Wednesday by the publication of a yearbook photo showing him in brownface makeup at a 2001 costume party. The prime minister apologized and said "it was a dumb thing to do." (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP)
Canada's Trudeau comes under fire over brownface photoCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, a champion of diversity and immigration, is under fire over a brownface photo
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In this picture taken with low shutter speed, vehicles passes in front of a banner showing Saudi King Salman, with Arabic that reads "We pledge you to listen and obey" at a shopping mall, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. Any attack on Iran by the U.S. or Saudi Arabia will spark an "all-out war," Tehran's top diplomat warned Thursday, raising the stakes as Washington and Riyadh weigh a response to a drone-and-missile strike on the kingdom's oil industry that shook global energy markets. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
Iran envoy: 'All-out war' to result if hit for Saudi attackIranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is warning that any US or Saudi military strike on Iran will result in 'all-out war'
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Man walks at the parking lot of the PBS factory in in Velka Bites, Czech Republic, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. Small engines built by Czech firm PBS Aerospace are believed to have been used in an attack last weekend that targeted the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil industry. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
The Latest: Top Iranian officials get US visas for UN eventIran says says its president and foreign minister have received US visas from the United States for next week's U.N. General Assembly meeting in New York
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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohamed bin Zayed al-Nahyan in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. (Mandel Ngan/Pool via AP)
US military presenting range of options to Trump on IranThe Pentagon will present a broad range of military options to President Donald Trump on Friday as he considers how to respond to what administration officials say was an unprecedented Iranian attack on Saudi Arabia's oil industry
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Injured men receive treatment at a hospital after a suicide attack in Zabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. A powerful early morning suicide truck bomb devastated a hospital in southern Afghanistan on Thursday. (AP Photo/Ahmad Wali Sarhadi)
Governor: Suicide bomb in southern Afghanistan kills 20An Afghan official says a powerful suicide truck bombing outside a hospital in the capital of southern Zabul province has killed 20 and injured 97 others
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At Least 30 Die When US Drone Misses ISIS, Hits FarmworkersA US drone missed its target—an ISIS hideout—and killed at least 30 farmers and laborers sitting around a bonfire in eastern Afghanistan this week. Another 40 people were injured, Reuters reports. The workers were collecting pine nuts in a mountainous region in the eastern part of the country....
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US actor and activist George Clooney speaks at a press conference about South Sudan in London, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. The largest multinational oil consortium in South Sudan is "proactively participating in the destruction" of the country, the actor George Clooney and co-founder of The Sentry watchdog group told The Associated Press this week. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
Watchdog says global oil consortium hurting South SudanWatchdog says global oil consortium hurting South Sudan after years of civil war
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Parachutist jump from a plane near Groesbeek, Netherlands, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, as part of commemorations marking the 75th anniversary of Operation Market Garden, an ultimately unsuccessful airborne and land offensive that Allied leaders hoped would bring a swift end to World War II by capturing key Dutch bridges and opening a path to Berlin. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
At 98, D-Day vet jumps again, with eyes on the big 100Jump by jump, D-Day veteran Tom Rice is getting ever closer to his ambition of still leaping out of planes at age 100
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FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2013, file photo, Michael Ertel speaks during a panel discussion on election problems at a pre-legislative news conference in Tallahassee, Fla. Ertel, Florida’s top elections official, resigned as secretary of state after a photo surfaced showing him in blackface, dressed up as a victim of Hurricane Katrina. (AP Photo/Steve Cannon, File)
Trudeau can look to US politicians amid brownface scandalCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau need only look to the United States for lessons on how to survive the furor over a photo of him in brownface at a costume party nearly two decades ago
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