Kentucky Floods

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Death Toll Climbs To 25 As Severe Rains Flood Kentucky In United States

At least 25 people have perished in floods caused by severe rains in eastern Kentucky, including four children, and additional deaths are feared, said state's governor, Andy Beshear, on July 30. "This is still an emergency situation. We are in search and rescue mode. Again, that count is going to continue to go up," Beshear stated. On July 29, President Joe Biden designated Kentucky a major disaster, allowing federal funds to be provided to… read-more

Sun, 31 Jul 2022 - 08:12 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Kentucky, Floods, Death toll, heavy rains, USA

Courtesy: India today

Actual pictures of Viral TikTOk Video

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TikTok Domestic Violence Hand Signal Saves 16 Yr Old Girl From 'Abductor'

Police of Kentucky rescued a 16-year-old missing teenage girl who used a hand gesture that signals distress or domestic violence. According to reports, the girl grabbed the attention of a passing car, after which, the driver informed the police. The car was intercepted and a 61-year-old man was arrested and booked under abduction. The gesture reportedly shown by the teenager was first introduced in TikTok by the Canadian Women's Foundation… read-more

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 07:02 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Human Interest, Kidnapping, United States, Kentucky, TikTok

Courtesy: The Guardian

Wilbur Beast, Kentucky Town Mayor

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US' Kentucky Town Elects French Bulldog As Mayor

Kentucky town in the US has elected a French bulldog, Wilbur Beast, as mayor. The canine won the election, hosted by Rabbit Hash Historical Society since 1990s, by getting over 55% of votes. Residents cast their votes to elect canine for a 4-year-term. In the 'not open to all’ contest, only those dogs become eligible for candidature who successfully chase a rabbit from home to the Rabbit Hash town centre within an hour.

Fri, 06 Nov 2020 - 12:39 PM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: Kentucky, USA, mayor, Dog Mayor, Rabbit Hash, Entertainment

Courtesy: Independent