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  1. 7.1 magnitude quake kills 79 as buildings collapse in Mexico

    09.19 / 22:56 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    MEXICO CITY – A magnitude 7.1 earthquake stunned central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 79 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 dead in the country’s The post 7.1 magnitude quake kills 79 as buildings collapse in Mexico appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  2. In stark UN speech, Trump threatens to “destroy” North Korea

    09.19 / 22:56 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    President Donald Trump vowed Tuesday to “totally destroy North Korea” if the U.S. is forced to defend itself or its allies against the renegade nation’s nuclear weapons program, making his case in a combative debut speech to the U.N. that laid out a stark, good-vs-evil view of a globe riven by chaos and turmoil. Trump’s The post In stark UN speech, Trump threatens to “destroy” North Korea appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from…
  3. Global differences abound as leaders address UN

    09.19 / 22:56 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    This year’s U.N. gathering of world leaders put an immediate spotlight Tuesday on deep differences on tackling crises from North Korea to global warming: France’s president urged world leaders to work together, while America’s emphasized nations’ own sovereignty. And U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned that the threat of a nuclear attack is at its highest The post Global differences abound as leaders address UN appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald -…
  4. Hurricane Maria aims at Puerto Rico after slamming Dominica

    09.19 / 22:56 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    ROSEAU, Dominica – Dominica’s leader sent out an emotional plea for help as Hurricane Maria smashed into the Caribbean island and caused “mind-boggling” devastation, but an ominous silence followed as the country lost all communications on Tuesday and the Category 5 hurricane barrelled toward Puerto Rico, which looked likely to take a direct hit. As The post Hurricane Maria aims at Puerto Rico after slamming Dominica appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News…
  5. St. Louis faith leaders urge peace, justice amid turmoil

    09.19 / 22:56 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    ST. LOUIS – Leaders of several faiths on Tuesday called for peace and justice amid the turmoil that followed the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the 2011 death of a black man. Several hundred people gathered on a hot, unshaded public plaza for an interfaith service followed by a march The post St. Louis faith leaders urge peace, justice amid turmoil appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  6. 7.1 magnitude quake kills 61 as buildings collapse in Mexico

    09.19 / 22:35 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    MEXICO CITY – A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 61 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 dead in the country’s The post 7.1 magnitude quake kills 61 as buildings collapse in Mexico appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  7. One last last chance: GOP strains for Obamacare repeal votes

    09.19 / 22:35 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    WASHINGTON – Time growing short, President Donald Trump and Republican Senate leaders dove into a frantic hunt for votes Tuesday in a last-ditch effort to repeal and replace “Obamacare.” The pressure was intense, the outcome uncertain in a Capitol newly engulfed in drama over health care. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, whose failure to pass The post One last last chance: GOP strains for Obamacare repeal votes appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and…
  8. 7.1 magnitude quake kills 55 as buildings collapse in Mexico

    09.19 / 22:35 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    MEXICO CITY – A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 55 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust and thousands fled into the streets in panic. The quake came less than two weeks after another quake left 90 dead in the country’s south, and it occurred as Mexicans commemorated The post 7.1 magnitude quake kills 55 as buildings collapse in Mexico appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  9. Amazon returns giant cactus from Tucson

    09.19 / 22:35 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    TUCSON, Ariz. – Amazon has rejected the 21-foot (6.4-meter) Saguaro (sah-WAHR’-oh) cactus that southern Arizona economic leaders planned to send as a gift to CEO Jeff Bezos, in a bid to attract the company’s second headquarters. Amazon says it is instead donating the cactus to a Tucson museum. Sun Corridor Inc., an economic development group, The post Amazon returns giant cactus from Tucson appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  10. Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speak

    09.19 / 21:51 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    This year’s U.N. gathering of world leaders put an immediate spotlight Tuesday on deep differences on tackling crises from North Korea to global warming: France’s president urged world leaders to work together, while America’s emphasized nations’ own sovereignty. And U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned that the threat of a nuclear attack is at its highest The post Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speak appeared first on The Lethbridge…
  11. 7.1 magnitude quake kills 44 as buildings collapse in Mexico

    09.19 / 21:51 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    MEXICO CITY – A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 44 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust and thousands fled into the streets in panic. The quake came less than two weeks after another quake left 90 dead in the country’s south, and it occurred as Mexicans commemorated The post 7.1 magnitude quake kills 44 as buildings collapse in Mexico appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  12. NewsAlert: Governor of Morelos says 42 dead in his central Mexican state following quake

    09.19 / 21:09 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    MEXICO CITY – Governor of Morelos says 42 dead in his central Mexican state following quake The post NewsAlert: Governor of Morelos says 42 dead in his central Mexican state following quake appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  13. Police: Third arrest made in London subway attack

    09.19 / 21:09 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    LONDON – British police have arrested a third suspect in connection with the bomb that partially exploded on a London subway last week. Police said they arrested a 25-year-old man in Wales on Tuesday evening under the Terrorism Act. They say a property in Newport, Wales is being searched. Two other men arrested over the The post Police: Third arrest made in London subway attack appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  14. 7.1 magnitude quake kills 2, collapses buildings in Mexico

    09.19 / 20:47 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    MEXICO CITY – A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least two people, collapsing buildings and scattering rubble on streets less than two weeks after another quake left 90 dead in the country’s south. Mexican media broadcast images of multiple downed buildings in densely populated parts of Mexico City and nearby The post 7.1 magnitude quake kills 2, collapses buildings in Mexico appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from…
  15. Man admits trying to sell employer’s ‘As Seen on TV’ secrets

    09.19 / 20:47 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    NEWARK, N.J. – A New Jersey man accused of trying to sell trade secrets while working for a company that distributes “As Seen On TV” products has pleaded guilty to wire fraud. Federal prosecutors say Ralph Mandil entered his plea Tuesday. The 38-year-old West Long Branch man faces up to 20 years in prison when The post Man admits trying to sell employer’s ‘As Seen on TV’ secrets appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  16. Officer who shot Ga Tech student had been on job 16 months

    09.19 / 20:24 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    ATLANTA – The officer who fatally shot a Georgia Tech student had been with the campus police department for about 16 months, according to state records. Officer Tyler Beck shot and killed Scout Schultz, 21, Saturday night after the fourth-year student called 911 to report an armed and possibly intoxicated suspicious person, the Georgia Bureau The post Officer who shot Ga Tech student had been on job 16 months appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  17. White man arrested in slayings of 2 black men in Louisiana

    09.19 / 20:24 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    BATON ROUGE, La. – A 23-year-old white man was arrested Tuesday and accused of cold-bloodedly killing two black men and shooting up a black family’s home in a string of attacks last week that police say may have been racially motivated. A law enforcement official said authorities found a handwritten copy of an Adolf Hitler The post White man arrested in slayings of 2 black men in Louisiana appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  18. St. Louis faith leaders leading service in midst of unrest

    09.19 / 20:24 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    ST. LOUIS – Faith leaders in St. Louis are reaching out to try to help the area heal in the midst of racial unrest that has surfaced for the second time in three years after fatal police shootings. Roman Catholic Archbishop Robert Carlson was scheduled to lead an outdoor interfaith service Tuesday afternoon in downtown The post St. Louis faith leaders leading service in midst of unrest appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  19. Powerful earthquake hits central Mexico, collapses buildings

    09.19 / 20:24 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    MEXICO CITY – A magnitude 7.1 earthquake jolted central Mexico on Tuesday, collapsing some buildings, cracking the facades of others and scattering rubble on streets on the anniversary of a devastating 1985 quake. The quake caused buildings to sway sickeningly in Mexico City and sent panicked office workers streaming into the streets, but the full The post Powerful earthquake hits central Mexico, collapses buildings appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from…
  20. Powerful earthquake jolts central Mexico, damages buildings

    09.19 / 19:39 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - World
    MEXICO CITY – A powerful earthquake jolted central Mexico on Tuesday, cracking building facades and scattering rubble on streets in the capital on the anniversary of a devastating 1985 quake. The quake caused buildings to sway sickeningly in Mexico City and sent panicked office workers streaming into the streets, but the full extent of the The post Powerful earthquake jolts central Mexico, damages buildings appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…