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  • 560 dead amid fears of humanitarian collapse in Yemen

    560 dead amid fears of humanitarian collapse in Yemen
    As tons of desperately needed medical supplies await clearance to be flown into Yemen, aid workers warned Tuesday of an unfolding humanitarian crisis, saying at least 560 people, including dozens of children, have been killed, mostly in a Saudi-led air...
  • Skokie residents donate ambulance to Israel

    Skokie residents donate ambulance to Israel
    A new ambulance will be shipped to Israel to help replenish the country's diminishing fleet of emergency medical vehicles thanks to a donation from a Jewish community in Skokie last week. The ambulance, donated by Sylvia Footlik and her late husband,...
  • Tornadoes lash north central Illinois; 1 dead, damage widespread

    Tornadoes lash north central Illinois; 1 dead, damage widespread
    A violent storm system threw off tornadoes and left a trail of destruction Thursday night as it swept across a 50-mile swath of north central Illinois. A 67-year-old woman was killed and at least seven others were hospitalized with injuries in the...
  • Red Cross truck attacked in Mali; 1 dead, 1 wounded

    Armed men attacked a Red Cross truck on Monday, partially setting it on fire and killing the driver and wounding a passenger, the International Committee of the Red Cross said. The truck was clearly marked with the Red Cross emblem and heading to...
  • Obama says decision nears on Cuba terror designation

    PANAMA CITY President Barack Obama said Thursday that the State Department has made its long-awaited recommendation on whether to remove Cuba from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism, but he gave no hint of what had been recommended or on when...
  • Homicides in El Salvador reach record as gang violence grows

    El Salvador had more homicides in March than any other single month in a decade, a dark milestone that some attribute to the collapse of a gang truce and one that could mark a trend of greater violence to come. Data from the National Civil Police show...
  • Desperation for Americans in Yemen as US refuses to mount rescue

    WASHINGTON A Michigan family with two toddlers and an infant was stranded in Yemen after being forced from its home by rebel gunmen. A California woman tried to flee through an arrangement with the embassy of Djibouti, but failed. A mother of four from...
  • Lightning strike suspected cause of house fire in Hainesville

    Lightning strike suspected cause of house fire in Hainesville
    An apparent lightning strike Thursday afternoon set the roof of a house on fire in Hainesville, forcing the family to search for a temporary place to stay. "It sure seems like lightning could be the cause, but we don't have an official cause yet,"...
  • Community news for Manchester edition

    Bolton Scholarship Fund seeking contributions BOLTON - The Bolton Scholarship Fund is seeking contributions for the upcoming scholarship season. The deadline is May 1. All contributions received by that date will be listed in the Bolton High School...
  • Today: Video and Cops. Life and Death in Boston.

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  • Yemen slides deeper into humanitarian crisis amid Saudi-led airstrikes

    Mohammed Shaalan was looking for work in the agricultural fields on the outskirts of Yemen’s capital this week when warplanes with a Saudi-led coalition started pounding a nearby rebel-held military base. He raced home to find that the roof of his...