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Venice Faces Worst Floods in 10 Years, Stranding Tourists and Threatening Travel Destination

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A European city crisscrossed by waterways is facing too much water altogether. Officials estimate that up to 75 percent of Venice, Italy, is flooded amid intense winds, the BBC reported. The water reached its highest level since December 2008, according to the Associated Press. Across Italy, at least nine people have died due to the storms, Reuters reported. People hit by trees in Rome, Terracina and Naples were among the dead, according to CNN. A woman was killed by debris in Liguria, and a firefighter was killed while volunteering in San Martino. “The exceptional wave of bad weather leaves us with a dramatic toll: nine […]

Dennis Eckersley looks back on Kirk Gibson’s home run

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On October 15, 1988, Dennis Eckersley surrendered a walk-off home run to Kirk Gibson, despite Gibson being hobbled with a knee injury About Major League Baseball: Major League Baseball (MLB) is the most historic professional sports league in the United States and consists of 30 member clubs in the U.S. and Canada, representing the highest level of professional baseball. Led by Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr., MLB currently features record levels of labor peace, competitive balance and industry revenues, as well as the most comprehensive drug-testing program in American professional sports. MLB remains committed to making an impact in the […]

For years, no one wanted to buy Warren Buffett’s Southern California vacation home, but it finally sold for $7.5 million

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Alex Wong/Getty; Villa Real Estate Warren Buffett’s Laguna Beach, California, home has sold for $7.5 million. He first listed the beach house for $11 million in early 2017. In August, he reduced the price by more than $3 million to $7.9 million. Buffett purchased the home for just $150,000 in 1971, which is less than $1 million in today’s dollars.   Warren Buffett’s Laguna Beach, California, home has finally sold for about $7.5 million, according to representatives of Villa Real Estate. Buffett first listed the property for sale in early 2017. In August, Buffett cut the $11 million asking price by more […]

Police find 500 videotapes in home of suspected serial rapist…

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Police find 500 videotapes in home of suspected serial rapist… (First column, 6th story, link) Related stories:Couple accused of kidnapping, killing, dismembering single mothers… Advertise here Read more: feedproxy.google.com Please follow and like us:

Watch all the home runs from September 26, 2018

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Catch all the day’s home runs, including Rafael Devers’ two-homer game and Trevor Story’s monster blast About Major League Baseball: Major League Baseball (MLB) is the most historic professional sports league in the United States and consists of 30 member clubs in the U.S. and Canada, representing the highest level of professional baseball. Led by Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr., MLB currently features record levels of labor peace, competitive balance and industry revenues, as well as the most comprehensive drug-testing program in American professional sports. MLB remains committed to making an impact in the communities of the U.S., Canada and […]

It’s Finally Fall! Here’s Everything to Know About the Fall Equinox

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Despite the fact that the pumpkin spice latte debuted this year in August, fall actually doesn’t begin until Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. This day not only marks the unofficial start of sweater weather, it it also has a scientific significance: the autumnal equinox. The equinox isn’t just a day, it’s a minute. According to The Weather Channel, the autumnal equinox happens at 9:54 p.m. EDT, marking the official end of summer and the beginning of fall. During that minute, the sun crosses the Earth’s equator from the Northern Hemisphere into the Southern Hemisphere and day and night last the exact same amount […]

8/31/18: Top 10 Home Runs of the Week

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David Bote’s walk-off home run highlights a week of strong walk-off homers, check out the top 10 Home Runs of the Week About Major League Baseball: Major League Baseball (MLB) is the most historic professional sports league in the United States and consists of 30 member clubs in the U.S. and Canada, representing the highest level of professional baseball. Led by Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr., MLB currently features record levels of labor peace, competitive balance and industry revenues, as well as the most comprehensive drug-testing program in American professional sports. MLB remains committed to making an impact in the […]

Aretha Franklin is reportedly ‘gravely ill’ and fighting for her life

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Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty 76-year-old Aretha Franklin is reportedly “gravely ill” and fighting for her life. She is believed to be surrounded by friends and family in her home of Michigan. Franklin has been calld the “Queen of Soul” and even the best singer of all time. Aretha Franklin is reportedly “gravely ill” in Detroit, surrounded by her friends and family.  The original Queen of Soul, 76, is understood to be fighting for her life in her home state of Michigan, according to veteran reporter Roger Friedman. See the rest of the story at Business Insider NOW WATCH: Everything wrong with the […]

TURLEY: Conviction will add little firepower to Mueller investigation…

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TURLEY: Conviction will add little firepower to Mueller investigation… (Third column, 2nd story, link) Related stories:SCARED MANAFORT JURY SENT HOME FOR WEEKEND; SAFETY FEARS… Advertise here Read more: feedproxy.google.com Please follow and like us:

Christina El Moussa Stuck in Hawaii Ahead of Hurricane Lane: ‘Maui Wasn’t Ready for Us to Leave’

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The conclusion of Christina El Moussa‘s Hawaii vacation is a flop. The Flip or Flop star, 35, missed her flight out of Maui because of traffic from an impending hurricane and a medical emergency. The HGTV star was traveling with her children Taylor, 7, and Brayden, 3—whom she shares with her ex-husband Tarek El Moussa—and her boyfriend Ant Anstead along with his two children Amelie, 14, and Archie, 12. “First time I have ever missed a flight. Hurricane traffic and a visit to urgent care were the culprits. And with 4 kids in tow,” she wrote on Instagram. “I guess Maui wasn’t ready for us […]