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Powerless Puerto Rico's storm crisis deepens with dam threat

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - Puerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in the U.S. territory as they rushed to evacuate tens of thousands of people downstream of a failing dam and the massive scale of the disaster wrought by Hurricane Maria started to become clear. A

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-23 10:51:51

The Latest: Catalonia separatists pass out ballots for vote

Police officers of Catalan Mossos d'Esquadra patrol in Barcelona, Spain Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. Spain's Interior Ministry says that a state prosecutor has asked for the central government to coordinate the policing efforts to impede the referendum on Catalonia's secession from Spain. (AP Photo/Emi

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 12:21:01

Army looks for new ways to address misbehaving generals

WASHINGTON (AP) - Struggling with an embarrassing series of misconduct and behavior problems among senior officers, the Army is putting together new mental health, counseling and career management programs to shape stronger, more ethical leaders. The programs stem from a broader worry across the mil

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 12:02:52

Kurdish president says partnership with Iraq is over

IRBIL, Iraq (AP) - The president of Iraq's Kurdish region says the controversial vote on independence will go ahead as planned on Monday, despite mounting pressures from within the region and beyond. Speaking at a press conference in Irbil Sunday, Masoud Barzani said that while the vote will be the

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 14:57:19

Iran displays S-300 air defense missile system to public

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard has displayed the country's sophisticated Russian-made S-300 air defense system in central Tehran. This is the first time that the S-300 air defense system has been displayed in public. The public show in Tehran's Baharestan square near the Parlia

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 14:50:45

Swiss voters reject raising women's retirement age to 65

BERLIN (AP) - Swiss voters have decided against increasing the retirement age for women by a year to 65. Swiss broadcaster SRF reported Sunday that voters rejected in a referendum a retirement reform package raising women's retirement age to equal that of Swiss men, which is already at 65. The Swiss

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 14:38:54

Authorities investigate S. Carolina crash that killed 3

WALHALLA, S.C. (AP) - Three people have been killed in a crash in South Carolina. The South Carolina Highway Patrol and Oconee County Coroner's office are investigating the wreck, which happened at around 6 p.m. Saturday near Walhalla High School. The Highway Patrol says a pickup truck crossed the c

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 14:16:15

Weiner faces sentencing in latest chapter of sexting drama

NEW YORK (AP) - It seemed as if Anthony Weiner had hit rock bottom when he quit Congress in 2011 over a sexting scandal. But that was just the beginning. The New York Democrat is scheduled for sentencing Monday for sending obscene material to a 15-year-old girl in 2016 in a case that may have also p

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 13:10:05

Egypt: Life sentences for 2 over 2015 soccer violence

CAIRO (AP) - An Egyptian court has sentenced two men to life in prison and a dozen others to two to ten years over deadly soccer violence in 2015 that it blamed on the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group. The North Cairo Criminal Court announced its verdict Sunday, saying the accused were responsible

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 13:03:47

Monitor: Airstrikes in Syria's Aleppo despite ceasefire

BEIRUT (AP) - A Syrian war monitoring group says airstrikes have targeted rural Aleppo for the first time in months since a cease-fire took hold in the province. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the airstrikes Sunday pounded Syria's rural Idlib and Hama, where insurgents led by an al-Qai

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 12:58:25

Turnpike, Parkway rest stop makeovers evoke mixed feelings

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Aging rest stops along the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway are getting makeovers. While some travelers welcome the news, many also say they feel a sense of loss as they reminisce about family trips over the years that included stops at the sites on the way to New Yo

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 12:19:25

Vatican auditor cries foul over ouster he calls forced

VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican is denouncing its ousted auditor general for revealing that he resigned under threat of arrest for what he says were trumped-up charges. In a statement Sunday, the Vatican said Libero Milone had been asked to resign in June because his office had "illegally hired an o

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 12:02:17

Shark fin bans might not help sharks, scientists say

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - As lawmakers propose banning the sale of shark fins in the U.S., a pair of scientists is pushing back, saying the effort might actually harm attempts to conserve the marine predators. Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey introduced a bill this year designed to prevent peo

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 11:21:26

British actor, director Fiennes gets his Serbian passport

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) - British actor and director Ralph Fiennes has received a Serbian passport from the Balkan country's president after he was granted citizenship earlier this month. President Aleksandar Vucic handed the passport to Fiennes at a meeting Sunday in the Serbian presidency building i

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 10:41:11

Iraq's Kurds to vote on independence amid fears of unrest

KALAK, Iraq (AP) - "For the sake of the sacrifices and blood of the martyrs, let's all say yes for Kurdistan independence," reads a large billboard in the center of Kalak, a small town in Iraq's northern Kurdish region. "Independence is not given, it's taken!" reads another banner hanging below a cl

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 10:22:50

After German vote, Europe can turn to patching euro's flaws

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Sunday's national election in Germany will sound the starting gun for a renewed debate on fixing flaws in Europe's shared currency to prevent future crises. France's new president Emmanuel Macron has made it clear he is willing to push for change to strengthen the euro and

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 10:10:35

Turkish FM visits 2 Turks jailed in the US for May brawl

ISTANBUL (AP) - Turkey's top diplomat has visited two Turks imprisoned in the United States for their alleged involvement in an infamous brawl that has raised tensions between the two countries. Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu tweeted that he visited Sinan Narin and Eyup Yildirim late Saturday and

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 09:52:21

Ferragamo breaths fresh air into summer with outdoor show

MILAN (AP) - Milan designers are breathing fresh air into Milan Fashion Week, quite literally. Many fashion houses are showing their collections outdoors this season, or at least throwing open the windows on their grand palazzi venues, betting on Mother Nature with open-air shows. The late summer-ea

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 08:34:08

Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new restrictions expected

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is expected to announce new restrictions on travel to the United States as his ban on visitors from six Muslim-majority countries expires Sunday, 90 days after it went into effect. The Department of Homeland Security has recommended the president sign off on

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 07:11:15

Bangladesh coastal town a place of Rohingya hope and tragedy

SHAH PORIR DWIP, Bangladesh (AP) - From a distance you can see elegantly carved wooden boats bob gently in the waters that surround this coastal town at Bangladesh's southern tip. Across a sliver of the shimmering waters of the Bay of Bengal is Myanmar. These boats and this place can mean both hope

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-09-24 07:11:14