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Hawaii reports first serious injury from volcano

Hawaii reports first serious injury from volcanoBy Terray Sylvester PAHOA, Hawaii (Reuters) – A stream of lava blocked a Hawaii highway on Sunday that serves as an escape route for coastal residents, while the first known serious injury was reported from fresh explosive eruptions from the Kilauea volcano. A homeowner on Noni Farms Road who was on a third-floor balcony had his leg shattered from his shin to his foot when hit by lava spatter, said Janet Snyder, a spokesperson for the Office of the Mayor, County of Hawaii.



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This Is What A Serious Gun Violence Policy Would Look Like

This Is What A Serious Gun Violence Policy Would Look LikeA serious debate over gun policy is underway in the aftermath of last week’s massacre in Florida, and one focus is the federal background check system ― a system that has existed for 20 years but which, by almost all accounts, isn’t doing enough to deter would-be killers from buying firearms.



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Puerto Rico: US officials privately acknowledge serious food shortage

Puerto Rico: US officials privately acknowledge serious food shortageMore than a third of Puerto Ricans are still struggling to live without drinking water. Federal officials privately admit there is a massive shortage of meals in Puerto Rico three weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated the island. Officials at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (Fema) say that the government and its partners are only providing 200,000 meals a day to meet the needs of more than 2 million people.



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Spain's Catalonia Crisis Is Getting So Serious That Even the King Spoke Up

Spain's Catalonia Crisis Is Getting So Serious That Even the King Spoke UpSpain's King Felipe VI weighed in on Spain's growing political crisis on Tuesday, slamming the "irresponsible leaders" who pushed Catalonia's independence referendum.



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Investigation Launched Into ‘Serious’ Air France Plane Engine Failure

Investigation Launched Into ‘Serious’ Air France Plane Engine FailureOn Saturday, an Airbus A380 bound for Los Angeles suffered a mid-flight engine explosion and was forced to land in a remote part of eastern Canada.



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The 7 U.S. Wine Regions Giving Napa a Serious Run for Its Money

The 7 U.S. Wine Regions Giving Napa a Serious Run for Its Money



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Wendy's Throws Serious Shade On Carl's Jr. In 1 Delicious Tweet

Wendy's Throws Serious Shade On Carl's Jr. In 1 Delicious TweetAnother fast food chain tried to start a Twitter beef with Wendy’s and, once again, got thrown in the metaphorical meat grinder.



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Hunter Suffers Serious Head Injury After Being Attacked By Grizzly Bear

Hunter Suffers Serious Head Injury After Being Attacked By Grizzly BearA grizzly bear attacked a hunter in Montana on Monday when he and his hunting partner were out on a hunting excursion and left the former.



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Judge tosses most serious charges in Penn State frat death

Judge tosses most serious charges in Penn State frat deathBELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — A judge threw out involuntary manslaughter and aggravated assault charges Friday against members of a Penn State fraternity in the alcohol-related hazing death of a pledge, ordering 12 of the young men to stand trial on less serious counts.



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Road rage incident leaves four-year-old boy in serious condition after being shot in the head

Road rage incident leaves four-year-old boy in serious condition after being shot in the headA four-year-old boy is in a serious condition after he was shot in the head following an apparent road rage incident involving his mother. The youngster, who has not been identified by the authorities, was taken to Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital where he was reportedly conscious and breathing.



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