UN: Cholera outbreak in Yemen has spread and over 1,600 dead

 

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations says the cholera outbreak in war-torn Yemen has now spread to all 21 governorates and there have been 270,000 suspected cases and over 1,600 deaths from the disease since late April.

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Gunman kills 3 in Maine before being shot to death by police

MADISON, Maine (AP) — A gunman killed three people and wounded a fourth Wednesday morning before being fatally shot by deputies, authorities said. It was Maine's deadliest shooting since 2015.

  • Written by By MARINA VILLENEUVE , Associated Press

Guns, bomb-making material taken from 'AK-47' suspect's home

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — FBI agents seized bomb-making materials, seven guns and ammunition from the Montana home of a man they suspect of carrying out bank robberies in five states, according to an inventory list filed with a federal court.

  • Written by By MATT VOLZ , Associated Press

Mueller probe could draw focus to Russian crime operations

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government has long warned that Russian organized crime posed a threat to democratic institutions, including "criminally linked oligarchs" who might collude with the Russian government to undermine business competition.

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  • Written by By ERIC TUCKER , Associated Press

Volvo is first major carmaker to forgo traditional engines

HELSINKI (AP) — Volvo says it will only build electric and hybrid vehicles starting in 2019, making it the first major automaker to abandon cars and SUVs powered solely by the internal combustion engine.

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  • Written by By MATTI HUUHTANEN , Associated Press