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Cleanup resumes in Bahamas as Humberto swirls away

Jeffrey Roberts lifted a mustard-yellow curtain from the ground to hunt for passports and other documents at the place where his family’s home stood before Hurricane Dorian blasted into Grand Bahama Island.

12 dead, 25 missing in boat accident on southern India river

A sightseeing boat capsized on a swollen river in southern India on Sunday, killing 12 people and leaving 25 others missing, an official said.

Pompeo points finger at Iran, who denies involvement in Saudi drone attacks

Iran rejected suggestions it was involved in Yemen rebel drone attacks the previous day that hit the world’s biggest oil processing facility and an oil field in Saudi Arabia.

Saudi facilities are set ablaze in drone attacks; US blames Iran

Yemen’s Houthi rebels launched drone attacks on key oil facilities Saturday, setting off blazes and showcasing how cheap technologies allow minor militant groups to inflict damage on major powers.

Bahamas is spared as Tropical Storm Humberto moves away

NASSAU, the Bahamas — The Bahamas breathed a sigh of relief as a new storm changed course on Saturday and skirted the islands that were devastated by Hurricane Dorian less than two weeks ago.

Alarming lead levels seen after fire at Notre Dame

The April fire that engulfed Notre Dame contaminated the cathedral site with clouds of toxic dust and exposed nearby schools, day care centers, public parks and other parts of Paris to alarming levels of lead.

Italy offers migrant ship passage to island port, softening its closed-door policy

The handling of the Ocean Viking gave the first possible clues to one of the consequential questions facing Italy’s more left-leaning government: How does it respond when boats rescue people at sea and head toward Italy?

White House says bin Laden son killed in US operation

The White House announced Saturday that Hamza bin Laden , the son of the late al-Qaida leader who had become an increasingly prominent figure in the terrorist organization, was killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region.