Manager John Farrell returning to Red Sox after cancer scare
Suicide bomber in Niger kills at least 7 peopleDAKAR, Senegal (AP) ? A suspected Islamic extremist in southeastern Niger detonated his explosives when confronted by a policeman Sunday morning, killing the officer and at least six civilians in a town targeted numerous times by jihadists this year.
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17 dead as heavy flooding hits French Riviera
Violent storms and flooding along the French Riviera have killed at least 17 people and another four are still missing in what were described as "apocalyptic" scenes, local officials said Sunday. Up to 180 millimetres (seven inches) of rain fell in just three hours overnight, transforming the glitzy streets of Cannes, Nice and Antibes into debris-strewn rivers. In Cannes -- home of the glitzy film festival -- the torrent carried some cars out to sea, city hall said.
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About 300 people still missing after Guatemala landslide
GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Guatemalan authorities on Sunday said that around 300 people remain missing after a massive landslide on Thursday night claimed at least 87 lives and flattened over a hundred homes. Loosened by rain, tons of earth, rock and trees had cascaded onto a neighborhood in Santa Catarina Pinula, on the southeast flank of Guatemala City, crushing houses and trapping residents who had gone home for the night. (Reporting by Sofia Menchu; Editing by Dave Graham)
Hurricane Joaquin weakens as it heads towards Bermuda
Joaquin was downgraded to a Category Two hurricane Sunday as it headed towards Bermuda, where it is expected to dump rain and generate damaging winds as it swirls nearby, forecasters said. The hurricane's center is expected to pass west of Bermuda in the afternoon and continue past the north of the island nation Sunday night, the US National Hurricane Center said in its latest statement. Joaquin's outer rainbands were already thrashing the island early Sunday, with dangerous winds forecast to follow, the NHC said.
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The Latest: Search resumes for missing ship off BahamasNASSAU, Bahamas (AP) ? The latest on the search for a cargo ship missing off the coast of Bahamas (all times local):