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Second migrant caravan in Guatemala heads toward Mexico

TAPACHULA, Mexico/GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) – A group of more than a thousand Central Americans in Guatemala headed toward the Mexican border on Tuesday as the first caravan of migrants paused in southern Mexico on its planned journey toward the U.S. border. Central American migrants queue at a border connecting Guatemala and Mexico while waiting to cross into Mexico, in Talisman, ...

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Tropical Storm Vicente heads toward Mexico’s Pacific coast

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Tropical Storm Vicente formed off southern Mexico on Saturday, churning toward the country’s west coast but was only expected to strengthen slightly over the next couple days, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in a statement. The storm was about 125 miles (201 km) southeast of the port of Salina Cruz, where a major refinery owned ...

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Trump to meet heads of Boeing, Lockheed, Northrop at Arizona air base

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump is scheduled to meet the chief executives of the biggest U.S. defense companies at Luke Air Force Base in Arizona on Friday to discuss how they can source more parts and materials domestically, people familiar with the meeting said on Friday. U.S. President Donald Trump rallies with supporters outside a hangar at Missoula ...

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Brexit: ‘Expectations low’ as PM heads to Brussels

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBBC Europe editor Katya Adler looks at how united the EU really is over Brexit Theresa May will urge other EU leaders to give ground on the issue of the Irish border when she addresses them at a summit in Brussels later. Brexit talks are deadlocked over the border, but the EU ...

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‘Horrendous. Catastrophic’: Menacing Michael Leaves Florida Devastated, Heads for Carolinas

WASHINGTON – One of the strongest hurricanes to ever hit the United States has left a path of devastation across Florida, including at least two deaths.  Hurricane Michael was downgraded to a tropical storm early Thursday morning after smashing into the Sunshine State with 155 mile-an-hour winds, leaving a path of massive destruction as it shredded a path across the ...

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Church Ordered to Pay $13,000 in Property Taxes Heads to Court

A California church is suing the city of San Rafael for forcing it to pay property taxes even though religious institutions are constitutionally exempt.  In 2010, San Rafael adopted the Paramedic Services Special Tax, which allows the city to annually tax non-residential buildings at a rate of up to 14 cents per square foot.  While churches and other religious institutions ...

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Only Fools and Horses musical heads for West End

Image copyright BBC/Trevor Leighton Image caption Sir David Jason, Nicholas Lyndhurst and Lennard Pearce next to their Theatreland equivalents Lovely jubbly! The heroes of Only Fools and Horses are making a comeback – in a musical version of the classic sitcom. Co-written by Paul Whitehouse and Jim Sullivan, son of the sitcom’s creator John, it will open at the Theatre ...

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Belgian GP: Kimi Raikkonen heads Lewis Hamilton

Follow live radio and text commentary of the final practice session on BBC Sport website on Saturday from 10:30 BST Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen pipped Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes in second practice at the Belgian Grand Prix. Raikkonen set a lap of 1min 43.355 seconds, beating Hamilton by 0.168secs on their qualifying simulation runs. The second Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas was third, ...

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