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Aug 17, 2017

Man dies trying to spread father's ashes in Lake Superior

A Michigan man died on a boating trip he was taking to pour his father's ashes into Lake Superior. Robert Louis, 59, died shortly after he and six other passengers fell out of their wooden kit boat near Au Train in the Upper Peninsula on ...

Food aid reaches thousands devastated by Sierra Leone mudslide

Aug 17, 2017

Food aid reaches thousands devastated by Sierra Leone mudslide

Food aid is reaching thousands who survived a mudslide on the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital, Freetown, the United Nations World Food Programme said on Wednesday, two days after 400 people died and more than 3,000 were left homeless. Dozens of houses were buried as ...

Melbourne named most livable city, 7th year in a row

Aug 17, 2017

Melbourne named most livable city, 7th year in a row

The Australian city of Melbourne was named the world's most livable city for a record seventh year in a row in a global survey released by the Economist Intelligence Unit on Wednesday. Melbourne, the state capital of Victoria, received perfect scores for health care, education ...