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FILE PHOTO: The rising waters of the Gulf of Mexico crash at the shoreline of the Treasure Island community of West Galveston Island, Texas March 6, 2014. REUTERS/Rick Wilking/File Photo

Strong quake in Peru kills one person, disrupts some oil operations

LIMA (Reuters) – A magnitude 8 earthquake killed one person, destroyed dozens of homes and disrupted some oil operations as (More…)

U.S. measles outbreak grows with 60 new measles cases across 26 states

(Reuters) – The United States recorded 60 new measles cases last week, taking confirmed cases for the year to 940, (More…)

Rescuers search for survivors after Oklahoma tornado kills at least two

By Alonzo Adams

EL RENO, Okla. (Reuters) – Rescue workers on Sunday searched for survivors in the rubble left by (More…)

Storms and sweltering heat seen hitting U.S. South on Memorial Day

By Rich McKay

(Reuters) – Sweltering heat, storms and possible twisters were expected to hit the U.S. southern Plains and (More…)

Death toll from storms lashing central U.S. rises to seven

By Antranik Tavitian

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (Reuters) – The latest in a line of destructive storms pounding the central United (More…)

ACLU, Planned Parenthood sue over Alabama abortion ban

By Gabriella Borter

(Reuters) – The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and Planned Parenthood filed a lawsuit on Friday challenging (More…)

Tornadoes kill three, hit U.S. Plains state capital

By Rich McKay

(Reuters) – Tornadoes killed at least three people in southwest Missouri and slammed into the state capital (More…)

U.S. measles outbreak spreads to Maine, 25th state to report case

(Reuters) – Maine became the 25th U.S. state to confirm a case of measles amid the country’s worst outbreak of (More…)

U.S. south ‘still under the gun’ after deadly storms

By Rich McKay

(Reuters) – A storm system that blasted the U.S. South was weakening on Tuesday but another was (More…)

Special report – Hobbling Huawei: Inside the U.S. war on China’s tech giant

By Cassell Bryan-Low, Colin Packham, David Lague, Steve Stecklow and Jack Stubbs

CANBERRA (Reuters) – In early 2018, in a (More…)