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Europe floods: Death toll over 110 as rescues continue

By FRANK JORDANS BERLIN (AP) — In one flooded German town, the ground collapsed under family homes. In another, floodwaters swept through an assisted living center, killing 12. Rescue workers across Germany and Belgium rushed Friday to prevent more deaths from some of the Continent’s worst flooding in years as the number of dead surpassed […]

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Labour Day Weekend road toll: Death toll on Kiwi roads surpasses 2019

Two people have died on New Zealand roads since the Labour weekend started, surpassing last year’s toll for the entire holiday period. One person died on following a crash near Gisborne overnight in an incident that took place on Whatatutu Rd, Te Karaka around 2am. And a motorcyclist died following a serious crash took place […]

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Beirut explosion death toll rises to 135 as 5,000 wounded: Live

Information minister says army will oversee house arrest of those responsible for storage and guarding at Beirut port. Lebanon’s cabinet declared a two-week state of emergency in the capital city and handed control of security in the capital to the military following a massive explosion in Beirut that killed at least 135 people and injured 5,000 […]