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At least four people reported killed in California storm

LOS ANGELES: A severe storm pounding southern and central California reportedly killed at least four people overnight on Friday (Jan 18), causing flash floods and forcing the evacuation of hundreds of people from their homes. Los Angeles city fire officials said a 55-year-old man was electrocuted after a tree downed a power line. Several people… Read More »

Asian MPs urge probe of reported Myanmar abuses in troubled Rakhine

SITTWE, Myanmar: A group of parliamentarians from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Wednesday urged Myanmar to probe reports of human rights abuses in troubled Rakhine state, as top diplomats based in the country visited the area. The U.S. State Department said the U.S. ambassador visited several villages in the northern part of… Read More »

Multiple victims reported from active shooter in Austin, Texas: Police

LOS ANGELES: An active shooter in the Texas capital of Austin has left multiple victims, police said in a message on Twitter early on Sunday (Jul 30) as local media reported one person had been killed. “Active shooter incident downtown, multiple victims. Stay away from downtown,” Austin police said in a message on Twitter. It… Read More »