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Family booted off Southwest flight because of Twitter post
SAN FRANCISCO — A man and his two children were kept off a Southwest Airlines flight when they tweeted that a gate agent was rude, TV station KCBS reported. The incident took place Sunday, and the airline has apologized and given the trio each a $50 ...
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12 children, driver killed as train crashes into school bus at unmanned crossing ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune
12 children, driver killed as train crashes into school bus at unmanned crossing ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
NEW DELHI — Twelve children were killed Thursday when a train crashed into their school bus at an unmanned railroad crossing in southern India, police said. The bus driver also died while another 16 children ages 7 to 14 were injured and hospitalized, ...
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Official denies missiles that downed Ukraine jets came from Russia: report
The Globe and Mail
Russia's defence ministry denied on Thursday a Ukraine security council statement that missiles that brought down two of its fighter jets may have been fired from Russia, Interfax news agency reported, citing a defence ministry official. “In an attempt to mislead ...
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As the latest superhero film looms large, some of you may be wondering if there are any comics you should read before seeing Guardians of the Galaxy. Admittedly, Marvel usually does a pretty good job of making films that anyone can enjoy, but if you really want to know what's up, here are five comics that can help you get started.
Two years ago, you didn’t want to be Mark Zuckerberg. Sure, there’s the whole billionaire thing, but no personal fortune was going to buy the young CEO out of his first earnings call. The Wall Street skeptics were circling, and within little more than a month, the value of the Facebook shares on which that […]
Hackers have long used malware to enslave armies of unwitting PCs, but security researchers Rob Ragan and Oscar Salazar had a different thought: Why steal computing power from innocent victims when there’s so much free processing power out there for the taking? At the Black Hat conference in Las Vegas next month Ragan and Salazar […]
Haris Suleman, teen attempting world flight record, killed in plane crash
June 19, 2014: Babar Suleman and son Haris Suleman, 17, stand next to their plane at an airport in Greenwood, Ind. before taking off for an around-the-world flight.AP/The Indianapolis Star. INDIANAPOLIS – An Indiana teenager who was attempting to set a ...
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Air Algerie Jet Chartered by Spain's Swiftair Vanishes From Radar
A commercial jetliner carrying 116 people disappeared over west Africa after losing contact with air traffic controllers early Thursday, a Spanish charter company said. Air Algerie Flight AH5017 vanished from radar about 50 minutes after it took off from ...
Report: Air Algerie plane disappears from radarUSA TODAY
Air Algerie loses contact with plane over AfricaTimes of India
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Sudan 'apostasy' woman Meriam Yahia Ibrahim flies to Italy
A Sudanese woman who was spared a death sentence for renouncing Islam has flown to Italy after more than a month in the US embassy in Khartoum. Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag and her family flew on an Italian government plane, accompanied by Italian ...
Mariam Yahya Ibrahim, Woman Sentenced To Death For Apostasy, Arrives In ItalyHuffington Post
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Islamist group may be planning attack in Norway, police say
The Globe and Mail
An Islamist militant group with ties to Syria may be planning an attack in Norway, possibly within the coming days, Benedicte Bjoernland, the head of the Police Security Service, PST, said on Thursday. “The PST has received information that persons related to ...
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Norway: Terror Threat Against Norway
Norway's intelligence service said Thursday it has received information about an imminent "concrete threat" against Norway from people with links to Islamic fighters in Syria. Benedicte Bjoernland, the head of Norwegian security service PST, said the agency ...
Militant group may be planning attack in Norway: policeDaily Times
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Shelter from the war? For Israel's Arabs, not so much
Most Israeli civilian casualties from the Gaza conflict have been Bedouin, but the state isn't solely at fault: Arab local governments don't invest in civil defense. By Meirav Arlosoroff | Jul. 23, 2014 | 7:23 PM ...
Protests in India against Israel's offensive in GazaTimes of India
Hamas Sticks to Demand Embargo on Gaza Be LiftedBoston.com
'Boycott Israel': Thousands march in Paris in pro-Palestinian rallyRT
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Yankees slip by Rangers in five rainy innings
Yankees slip by Rangers in five rainy innings. NEW YORK -- While inspecting the area around first base Wednesday after a heavy downpour, New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi and Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington joked that if they combined ...
Recap: NY Yankees vs. TexasKansas City Star
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Yankees top Rangers 2-1 in rain-shortened gameThe Southern
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