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  World   Americas  28 Jul 2017

World, Americas, 28 Jul 2017

Power outrage forced 10,000 tourists to evacuate North Carolina island

The N.C. Department of Transportation's Ferry Division says priority boarding is suspended for all vehicles leaving Ocracoke.

28 Jul 2017 4:40 PM

Answers to Ifs and Buts of Trump's ban on transgender troops

Trump said the ban would save on the 'tremendous' medical costs and disruptions that transgender personnel could create.

28 Jul 2017 3:01 PM

Russia sanctions bill heads to Trump after Senate approval

But the bill could end up penalizing European firms that contribute to the development of Russia's energy sector.

28 Jul 2017 1:46 PM

UN chief urges Maldives to lift blockade of parliament

Guterres voiced concern over 'gradual erosion of basic democratic norms and principles' in the country and has urged a dialogue.

28 Jul 2017 12:55 PM

Pentagon, Mexico border wall covered in USD 788 bn House spending bill

The 235-192 vote both eases a large backlog of unfinished spending bills and gives Trump a political wins heading into the August recess.

28 Jul 2017 11:59 AM


Republican senators House will not pass 'skinny' Obamacare repeal assures speaker

Ryan's reassurances, offered to call to 5 Republican senators, came as Republican leaders urged their party to approve the pared-down bill.

28 Jul 2017 11:43 AM

Over 100 dead in Venezuela political crisis as polarizing vote nears

Most of the dead in anti-government protests that began in early April have been young men killed by gunfire.

28 Jul 2017 9:28 AM