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PARIS | 1 dead, dozens injured in French fuel taxes protests

PARIS — One protester was killed and 47 others were injured during roadblocks set up around France to demonstrate against rising fuel taxes, a new challenge to embattled President Emmanuel Macron. The protester was killed when a driver caught in traffic accelerated in a panic at Pont-de-Beauvoisin, near Chambery, said Louis Laugier, the prefect, or … Continue reading PARIS | 1 dead, dozens injured in French fuel taxes protests

AMMAN, Jordan | Floods kill 4 in Jordan, drive visitors from ancient Petra

AMMAN, Jordan — Jordan’s state news agency says four people have been killed and hundreds of tourists visiting the kingdom’s ancient city of Petra have been moved to higher ground after heavy rains caused flash floods in several locations. The Petra agency quoted government spokeswoman Jumana Ghunaimat as saying two dozen people were injured and … Continue reading AMMAN, Jordan | Floods kill 4 in Jordan, drive visitors from ancient Petra

PHOENIX | Rain runoff leads to fatalities, dam danger in Arizona

PHOENIX — The impact of remnants from Tropical Storm Rosa was still rippling across Arizona Thursday as two people died on roads in separate incidents and, hundreds of miles away, the potential breach at a dam threatened to inundate a Native American village near the Mexico border. The water level at a lake swollen by … Continue reading PHOENIX | Rain runoff leads to fatalities, dam danger in Arizona