Hurricane Florence is hurtling toward the US East Coast. It strengthened to a Category-3 storm on Monday morning. It’s expected to hit the Carolinas on Thursday morning then moving further inland, bringing the risk of devastating storms, rain, and floods. Residents have started stockpiling supplies.
Several ambulances were called to the scene, WREG-TV reported.
Miners in Western Australia say they have discovered two huge gold-encrusted rocks that are each estimated to be worth millions of dollars.
The largest specimen, weighing 95kg (210lb), was found to contain more than 2,400 ounces of gold, Canadian miner RNC Minerals said.
The company said it had extracted gold worth about C$15m (£9m; $11m) from a mine near Kalgoorlie last week.
One mining engineer described the finds as “exceedingly rare”.
PARIS, (Reuters) – French police detained a man who wounded seven people in a knife attack in downtown Paris late on Sunday, a judicial source said early on Monday, adding there was no initial indication the attack was linked to terrorism.
Four of the victims suffered severe wounds, the source said.