CHARLESTON, S.C., Oct 4 - Torrential rainfall that South Carolina's governor called a once-in-a-millennium downpour triggered flooding in the southeastern U.S. state on Sunday, causing at least eight deaths in the Carolinas.
MIAMI, Oct 4 - Search-and-rescue teams on Sunday located debris appearing to belong to the cargo ship El Faro, which went missing in the eye of Hurricane Joaquin with 33 mostly American crew members aboard more than three days ago, the U.S. Coast Guard and the ship's owner said.
CHARLESTON, S.C., Oct 4 - Torrential rainfall that South Carolina's governor called a once-in-a-millennium downpour flooded the southeastern U.S. state on Sunday, causing at least seven deaths in the Carolinas.
MANCHESTER, England, Oct 5 - Finance minister George Osborne will launch a programme on Monday to spur infrastructure investment in Britain, poaching the policy from the left-wing opposition to stake the government's claim to the centre ground.
BERLIN, Oct 4 - German wind turbine maker Nordex is buying the wind power business from Spain's Acciona SA for 785 million euros ($880.77 million) in cash and shares to create a global player in the wind energy market, it said on Sunday.
NEW DELHI - India has promised to shave a third off the rate at which it emits greenhouse gases over the next 15 years, in a long-awaited contribution towards reaching a deal to slow global warming at a U.N. climate summit in December.