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Major US cities to face chronic flooding in next few decades, warn scientists

Major US cities to face chronic flooding in next few decades, warn scientists

It is also believed that more than 60 percent of coastal communities in the country might lose thier homes by the year 2100.

Jul 13, 2017, 13:11 PM IST

Sikhs to commemorate 2012 Wisconsin gurdwara shooting

A Sikh organisation will observe the annual day of seva (service) in 14 US cities on August 1 in the memory of those who were killed in the 2012 Wisconsin Sikh temple shooting.

Jul 31, 2015, 16:18 PM IST

FBI flying surveillance aircraft over US cities

The FBI is operating a small fleet of aircraft to conduct warantless surveillance for criminal or counterterrorism operations, a spokesman said Tuesday.

Jun 03, 2015, 03:47 AM IST

Los Angeles raises minimum wage to $15

The city of Los Angeles voted Tuesday to increase minimum wage from $9 to $15 an hour in a move that is expected to boost quality of life for hundreds of thousands of its residents.

May 20, 2015, 07:04 AM IST

US home price gains slow in August

The 20-city price index rose 0.2 percent from July to August, with the biggest drag coming from the West Coast market.

Oct 28, 2014, 20:01 PM IST

New Indian visa service centres open in six US cities

The new company to which the Indian Embassy in the US outsourced its visa related work for its diplomatic missions there, will be opening service centres across six cities in America.

May 20, 2014, 07:26 AM IST

Homelessness, demand for food increase in US city survey

A survey of 25 American cities, including many of the nation`s largest has showed yearly increases in food aid and homelessness.

Dec 12, 2013, 11:05 AM IST

Narendra Modi to address Indians in 18 US cities

Still a persona non grata in the US, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi is again set to talk to the Indian community in 18 cities in North America.

May 10, 2013, 11:58 AM IST

Boston Marathon blasts: Major US cities on alert

Several mega cities in the US, including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Washington, have been put on alert after three explosions rocked Boston claiming the lives of three people and injuring over 100 people.

Apr 16, 2013, 08:55 AM IST

New York, Washington, 44 other US cities not white any more

The Hispanic population in the US has reached a new milestone, topping 50 mn.

Apr 15, 2011, 14:17 PM IST

Home prices fall in 8 out of 10 US cities

A real estate group says home prices fell in eight out of every 10 US cities in the third quarter of this year as heavily discounted distressed sales made up 30 percent of all deals.

Nov 11, 2009, 00:07 AM IST