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225 Dead in Mexico Earthquake; Hurricane Maria Pummels Caribbean Islands (UCNN, 09/20/17)

REUTERS: Rescue workers scrabbled through rubble as dawn broke on Wednesday, searching for dozens of children feared buried beneath a Mexico City school, among hundreds of buildings destroyed by the country’s most lethal earthquake in a generation. CNN: Hurricane Maria pummeled Puerto Rico on Wednesday morning, ripping trees out of the ground and hammering two-thirds of the island with hurricane-force winds. SBC THIS WEEK: An International Mission Board press release, following this...

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Amazon Seeking 2nd North American HQ (UCNN 09/07/17)

1. USA Today - Seattle-based online retailer Amazon.com announced Thursday that it is seeking a second North American headquarters with up to 50,000 jobs. 2. Business Insider - On Friday, tech billionaire Michael Dell broke his silence on what he plans to do for Houston, his home town that’s been devastated by catastrophic flooding from Hurricane Harvey. 3. ESPN - Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin received racist hate mail at his home this week, his wife said on Twitter. Charlene Sumlin...

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8.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Mexico (UCNN 09/08/17)

1. NYT - The most powerful earthquake to hit Mexico in 100 years struck off the nation’s Pacific Coast late Thursday night, rattling millions of residents in Mexico City with its violent tremors, claiming at least five lives and leveling some areas in the southern part of the country closest to where the quake occurred. 2. News and Advance - Thomas Road Baptist Church Pastor Jonathan Falwell and his wife are stranded in the Caribbean in the path of Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 storm,...

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