Dangers linger as Florida recovery picks up momentum

 

MIAMI (AP) — Nearly a week after Hurricane Irma walloped Florida, the recovery mission picked up momentum as more people had electricity and schools made plans to reopen.

  • Written by By JENNIFER KAY and TIM REYNOLDS , Associated Press

Officials: Student killed confronting shooter at high school

 

ROCKFORD, Wash. (AP) — A student who opened fire in a hallway at a Washington state high school killed a classmate who confronted him Wednesday and wounded three others before being stopped by a custodian, authorities said.

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  • Written by BY NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS , Associated Press

Nearly 3 weeks into Rohingya crisis, refugees still fleeing

 

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — Nearly three weeks into a mass exodus of Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar, thousands were still flooding across the border Thursday in search of help and safety in teeming refugee settlements in Bangladesh.

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  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS