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Floods sweep away West Texas RV park; 4 men are missing

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Dallas, Oct 9 (AP) - Emergency crews on Monday were searching for four men whose recreational vehicle was among those swept away from an RV park by raging floodwaters that prompted dramatic rescues by helicopters and boats in a small West Texas city.
Heavy rains started falling Sunday night, causing the South Llano River to rise in Junction, about 140 miles (225 kilometers) west of Austin. Kimble County Sheriff Hilario Cantu said no fatalities had been confirmed but that "all the RVs...
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Death toll in Haiti earthquake rises to 15; 333 injured

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Port-De-Paix, Oct 9 (AP) - The death toll from a 5.9 earthquake that hit Haiti over the weekend rose to 15 people with 333 injured, authorities said Monday, as thousands of people slept outdoors fearing aftershocks would topple their cracked homes.
Haiti's civil protection agency said it will...
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Australia mulls banning some immigrants from biggest cities

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Canberra, Oct 9 (AP) - Starting a new life in Australia might not come with views of the Sydney Opera House or surfing at the city's Bondi Beach with the government considering a ban on some immigrants from settling in big cities.
Minister for Cities, Urban Infrastructure and Population Alan...
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Google Plus to close after bug leaks personal information

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San Francisco, Oct 9 (AP) - Google is shutting down its long-shunned Plus social network for consumers, following its disclosure of a flaw discovered in March that could have exposed some personal information of up to 500,000 people.
The announcement came in a Monday blog post , which marked...
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Post publishes possibly last image of missing Saudi reporter

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Istanbul, Oct 9 (AP) - The Washington Post published a surveillance image on Tuesday showing its missing Saudi contributor walking into the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul a week ago, just before he disappeared. Turkish officials have said they fear the columnist was killed there.
Saudi Arabia has...
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