Veterans assist in emergency evacuations in Afghanistan

The grueling evacuation of Americans and Afghan army allies continues, weeks after the fall of Afghanistan to the Taliban and amid recent bombing and violence. President Biden’s top military generals have testified that they advised keeping 2,500 US troops in Afghanistan as a transitional force, a contradiction to what Biden had claimed. America’s veterans are now helping in an attempt ...

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UK weather: Torrential rains will turn dry by Wednesday | UK weather

Heavy rains that have hit Britain throughout this week are expected to give way to milder, drier weather on Wednesday. It comes after torrential rains hit much of northern England on Tuesday afternoon, while the south experienced flash floods the night before. However, all of the persistent showers – forecast for Tuesday evening in eastern England – are expected to ...

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Body found in Lancaster on Monday afternoon

It is currently unknown when, where and how the man died, but the death is under investigation as a homicide, authorities report. LANCASTER, SC – Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office investigation into the discovery of a body Monday afternoon. According to the sheriff’s office, just before 6:00 p.m., a caller notified Lancaster County Public Safety Communications of the presence of the ...

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London flood news: climate emergency ‘at our doorstep’, warns Sadiq Khan after torrential downpour

A severely flooded road on London’s A4 after torrential rains overnight The impact of the climate emergency is “on our doorstep,” warned Sadiq Khan after London experienced more flash flooding. Torrential rains caused road disruptions and metro closures on Tuesday. Over an inch of rain fell in parts of the city overnight in an hour, with St James’s Park among ...

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grough – Call to wounded Hadrian’s Wall walker continues Northumberland teams’ busy fall

Bob smith, EditorTuesday 05 October 2021 00:02 GMTNo further updates have been made Rescuers stretcher the injured walker to the ambulance service all-terrain vehicle. Photo: NNPMRT A walker was rescued from Hadrian’s Wall Path after injuring his leg in a fall. The Northumberland National Park Mountain Rescue Team and the North Tyne Mountain Rescue Team were alerted to the incident ...

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Rescue near Causeway: the record for Sunday, October 3

Sunday October 3, 2021 6.30 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to the intersection of Dougherty Road and South Lincoln Avenue in a car accident without injury. 8:02 Steamboat agents received a report of potential fraud originating from near Block 300 of Apple Drive. 10:30 Officers responded to a vehicle collision in the Upper Knoll parking lot near ...

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Poem of the Week: The Woman of Usher’s Well | Poetry

Usher’s Well Woman There lived a woman in Usher’s Well,And a rich woman was she;She had three strong and valiant sons,And sent them to the sea. They weren’t a week away from her,A week but barely one,What word came to Carline’s wifeThat his three sons were gane. They weren’t a week away from her,A week but barely three,What word came ...

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Twin towns see spike of wild cats on the street

item (FOX 9) – An animal rescue group from Twin Cities said they were witnessing an explosion of feral cats on the streets of the subway. The Bitty Kitty Squad is on the move more than ever, as the kitten and cat population is higher than many rescues have ever seen. The Bitty Kitty Squad currently has 400 kittens to ...

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