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Pedestrian critically injured in southeast Columbus crash

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — A pedestrian is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle along Hamilton Road.

It happened around 10:45pm Friday on South Hamilton Road near East Livingston Avenue. 26 more words


Rohingya boy can't swim, floats on container to Bangladesh

SHAH PORIR DWIP, Bangladesh (AP) — Nabi Hussain owes his life to a yellow plastic oil container.

The 13-year-old Rohingya boy couldn’t swim, and had never even seen the sea before fleeing his village in Myanmar. 662 more words


One in life-threatening condition after crash involving a motorcycle in southeast Columbus

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus Police say one person is in life-threatening condition after a crash involving a motorcycle and another vehicle.

It happened around 4:08pm near the intersection of Refugee Road and Courtright Road. 50 more words


Boat with Rohingya refugees capsizes, killing 5 as more flee

KUTUPALONG, Bangladesh (AP) — A trawler carrying Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar capsized, killing at least five people, as the country’s leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, blamed a misinformation campaign for fueling a crisis the U.N. 858 more words


Justices allow strict refugee ban but say grandparents OK

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says the Trump administration can strictly enforce its ban on refugees, but at the same time is leaving in place a weakened travel ban that includes grandparents among relatives who can help visitors from six mostly Muslim countries get into the U.S. 459 more words


More court challenges expected for Pres. Trump's new travel ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — A scaled-back version of President Donald Trump’s travel ban is now in force, stripped of provisions that brought protests and chaos at airports worldwide in January yet still likely to generate a new round of court fights. 987 more words