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Texan running 3-D printed guns company ordered to leave Taiwan

9:16pm BST

AUSTIN, Texas/TAIPEI A Texan running a 3-D printed guns company who flew to Taiwan as police investigated an accusation he had sex with an underage girl was detained in Taipei on Friday and ordered to leave the island after his U.S. passport was annulled, officials said. | Video

UPDATE 2-Texan running 3-D printed guns company ordered to leave Taiwan

6:59pm BST

AUSTIN, Texas/TAIPEI, Sept 21 A Texan running a 3-D printed guns company who flew to Taiwan as police investigated an accusation he had sex with an underage girl was detained in Taipei on Friday and ordered to leave the island after his U.S. passport was annulled, officials said.

Florence portends more massive hurricanes in age of global warming

20 Sep 2018

(This September 19 story corrects metric conversion in second paragraph.)

U.S. judge blocks Texas fetal tissue burial laws

05 Sep 2018

AUSTIN, Texas A federal judge blocked Texas laws requiring the burial or cremation of aborted fetal tissue, saying in a decision on Wednesday the measures placed substantial and unconstitutional obstacles in the path of a woman's right to choose an abortion.

U.S. court says no time to redraw North Carolina maps before election

05 Sep 2018

A U.S. court panel has ruled there is not enough time to recast North Carolina's congressional maps ahead of the November elections even though it found the Republican-constructed lines were illegally drawn for partisan purposes.

U.S. Gulf Coast bracing for Hurricane Gordon as storm nears

04 Sep 2018

Tropical Storm Gordon whipped the southern tip of Florida with high winds and rain on Monday, and was expected to make landfall as a hurricane along the central U.S. Gulf Coast on Tuesday night, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said. | Video

Florida spared as tropical storm heads toward U.S. Gulf Coast

03 Sep 2018

Sept 3 Tropical Storm Gordon whipped the southern tip of Florida with high winds and rain on Monday and was forecast to grow to nearly hurricane strength as it passes over the Gulf of Mexico toward Louisiana, officials said.

Tropical Storm Gordon hits southern Florida, spins toward U.S. Gulf Coast

03 Sep 2018

A tropical storm whipped the southern tip of Florida with high winds and rain on Monday morning and was forecast to gain strength as it passed over the Gulf of Mexico toward Louisiana, officials said. | Video

Potential cyclone spins toward U.S. Gulf Coast, heavy rain and wind expected

03 Sep 2018

Sept 3 A storm spinning toward the U.S. Gulf of Mexico Coast is expected to turn into a tropical storm late Monday, bringing heavy rains, strong winds and dangerous tides, the National Hurricane Center said.

No time for new North Carolina voting maps, groups tell court

01 Sep 2018

Groups who successfully sued North Carolina over Republican-constructed congressional maps that a court ruled to be illegally drawn for partisan purposes said on Friday there is not enough time to put in place new lines ahead of the November elections.

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