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In Florida, a slow wait for news on hurricane's death toll

In Florida, a slow wait for news on hurricane's death tollTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — In Florida, a grim task is unwinding slowly: Finding out many people were killed in Hurricane Michael.



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It Begins: Hurricane Florence Starts Its Slow Move Inland

It Begins: Hurricane Florence Starts Its Slow Move InlandFlorence, the hurricane that has been on so many minds, has begun its slow



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Russia says U.S. refusal to rebuild Syria a ploy to slow refugee return

Russia says U.S. refusal to rebuild Syria a ploy to slow refugee returnRussia will help Lebanon return refugees to neighboring Syria, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday, accusing the United States of impeding the general repatriation process by declining to assist in Syria’s reconstruction. Lavrov also called on opposition groups in the rebel-held Syrian province of Idlib to distance themselves from the Nusra Front group, formerly the local branch of al Qaeda.



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People Are Praising This State Police Trooper Who Pulled Over a Slow Driver in the Left Lane

People Are Praising This State Police Trooper Who Pulled Over a Slow Driver in the Left LaneShe had 20 cars behind her



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A Provision Buried In The House Tax Bill Could Slow Affordable Housing Construction

A Provision Buried In The House Tax Bill Could Slow Affordable Housing ConstructionWASHINGTON ― A little-noticed provision in the Republican tax reform bill that passed the House on Thursday could have a big impact on affordable housing construction.



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Puerto Rico utility head resigns after slow Hurricane Maria response

Puerto Rico utility head resigns after slow Hurricane Maria responseBy Jessica Resnick-Ault and Nick Brown NEW YORK (Reuters) – The head of Puerto Rico’s indebted utility has resigned following criticism of the slow restoration of power to the island after Hurricane Maria, the U.S. territory’s governor said. Ricardo Ramos, who was named head of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) in 2016, was also criticized over controversial contracts. Rossello recommended Justo Gonzalez as interim director, according to a separate statement.



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Is Russia's Submarine Force Dying a Slow Death?

Is Russia's Submarine Force Dying a Slow Death?Some big problems with no easy solutions.  Is Russia’s Submarine Force Dying a Slow Death? In March 2017, Russia’s new Yasen-class nuclear attack submarine Kazan launched at the northern port city of Severodvinsk. The Russian navy — already badly depleted since the collapse of the Soviet Union — can’t quickly replace most of its existing nuclear submarine fleet, which is approaching the end of its collective lifespan.



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Roy Moore scandal in Alabama might slow Bannon’s insurgency, GOP leaders hope

Roy Moore scandal in Alabama might slow Bannon’s insurgency, GOP leaders hopeWhen Steve Bannon backed Roy Moore in the Republican Senate primary in Alabama, it looked like a shrewd move, and Bannon said his target was the Senate Majority Leader. Now that Moore’s candidacy is in question, so is Bannon’s influence.



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Worried Trump Will Strike North Korea, Democrats Pitch Bill To Slow Him Down

Worried Trump Will Strike North Korea, Democrats Pitch Bill To Slow Him DownPresident Donald Trump’s increasingly tense relationship with Pyongyang has rattled members of Congress to such a degree that three Democratic senators announced a bill on Wednesday that would prohibit Trump from striking North Korea ― with nuclear or conventional weapons ― without obtaining congressional approval first.



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Evacuations off to a Slow Start in Advance of Hurricane Nate

Evacuations off to a Slow Start in Advance of Hurricane NateWith shelters mostly empty along the gulf coast, emergency officials fear that the widespread voluntary evacuation orders may have been ignored.



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