• More Than 100 Passengers Rescued From Stranded NYC Ferry

    More Than 100 Passengers Rescued From Stranded NYC Ferry

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    Video from SkyFoxHD showed dozens of commuters, wearing life jackets, being taken from the ferry to the pier. The FDNY received a call about the ferry stuck off Pier 11 in lower Manhattan just after 6 p.m. It is not the first ferry with owned by the Hornblower company to have issues recently, CBS2's Magdalena Doris reported. "We are glad all passengers were safely disembarked and regret the inconvenience", Melissa Grace, a spokeswoman for de Blasio, said in a statement.
  • Five people die in Thanksgiving weekend wrecks in Mississippi

    Five people die in Thanksgiving weekend wrecks in Mississippi

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    Troopers also made more arrests this year for impaired driving and drug violations. Tavieon D. Johnson, 20, of Michigan City, Miss. Troopers reported 542 arrests for impaired driving. The MHP says a 2003 Ford passenger van driven by Doris Greer, 47, of Greenwood, was westbound on U.S. 82. The truck left the road and flipped several times.
  • IN teacher filmed 'snorting cocaine' in classroom

    IN teacher filmed 'snorting cocaine' in classroom

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    Cox was unaware she was being filmed through the window pane in the door. Another video from social media appears to show Cox being escorted from the building by officers. "She tried to hide herself". "She's in the corner, hiding with a chair and a book and what appears to be cocaine, putting it into lines", junior Will Rogers told WGN .
  • Rangers take control of sit-in area at Faizabad Interchange

    Rangers take control of sit-in area at Faizabad Interchange

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    They are asking for resignation of the law minister for adding amendment to the clause pertaining to the finality of prophet-hood oath for electoral candidates. During the unrest Pakistan's media regulator barred local TV channels from broadcasting live images. Taking note of a worsening situation, military chief Gen.
  • Russian Jet Buzzes US Navy Spy Plane Over Black Sea

    Russian Jet Buzzes US Navy Spy Plane Over Black Sea

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    US military officials have repeatedly expressed concern about Russian submarine activity in the Black Sea and Mediterranean. U.S. European Command Spokesman Juan Martinez said Tuesday the maneuver by the Russian Su-30 jet in front of the Navy P-8A on Saturday is being treated as an "unsafe intercept".
  • Uhuru Kenyatta, Ruto take oath of office in colourful inauguration

    Uhuru Kenyatta, Ruto take oath of office in colourful inauguration

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    More people could not be admitted inside the 60,000 capacity stadium since it was fully occupied at around 9am. Kenyan police had to use tear gas to disperse a crowd trying to force their way into the venue, local media reported. Kenyatta ultimately won in a 98 per cent landslide that his opponents described as illegitimate. Odinga supporters say such talk of unity is tantamount to surrender.
  • Chombo, Chipanga ruling choreographed

    Chombo, Chipanga ruling choreographed

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    The defendant's lawyer, Lovemore Madhuku, said he would appeal at the high court. Reacing to the judgement on Monday, Chombo's defence counsel said: "So the courts clearly I think they, I mean I think their decision was always made up, that bail would not be granted here".
  • PM Modi to launch Rs 14000 crore project

    PM Modi to launch Rs 14000 crore project

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    The 30-km-long first phase of the metro rail project between Miyapur and Nagole, having 24 stations, would be launched at Miyapur station. Earlier on November 10, the apex court rejected the petition filed against the release of Bhansali's magnum opus.
  • De Mistura: Assad team not 'confirmed' for Geneva talks

    De Mistura: Assad team not 'confirmed' for Geneva talks

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    Syrian opposition groups stuck by a long-standing demand that President Bashar al-Assad be gone from power before a political transition. "The (Syrian) government did not yet confirm its participation in Geneva, but indicated that we would be hearing from them soon", said De Mistura, briefing the UN Security Council via a video conference from Geneva as he was preparing for round eight of the UN-convened Syrian talks on November 28.
  • Amber Alert issued for 3-year-old from Onslow County

    Amber Alert issued for 3-year-old from Onslow County

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    Sunday and she was in bed. "The child is white, approximately 2'9" tall and weighs 30 pounds. She has blonde hair and blue eyes. Police said her abductor is unknown at this time, and could be anywhere. Onslow County Communications utilized a drone to help look overhead throughout the area, while The Provost Marshals Office from Camp Lejeune and the Camp Lejeune Range Control.
  • Taiwanese rights activist Lee Ming-cheh jailed for five years in China

    Taiwanese rights activist Lee Ming-cheh jailed for five years in China

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    The court said both men stated that they would not appeal their sentences. Lee shared his ideas about democracy and freedom with friends in China through online messaging platforms because he cared about the development of democracy and civil society in China, Presidential Office spokesperson Alex Huang (黃重諺) said.
  • Chennai Six found not guilty, say 'delighted' families

    Chennai Six found not guilty, say 'delighted' families

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    The six were collected from prison by British embassy officials and were seen being driven away. Lawyers representing the men say they will have to spend some more time in India before they can expect to return home. "He's just missed out on so much his whole life that I just hope we get the verdict we need today". They include Nick Dunn, 31, of Northumberland, John Armstrong, 30, of Cumbria, Nicholas Simpson, 47, of North Yorkshire, Ray Tindall, 42, of Chester, and Paul Towers, 54, of ...
  • Donkeys jailed for four days in India for eating plants

    Donkeys jailed for four days in India for eating plants

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    They were jailed after a local police found them destroying plants in the complex. The jail administration had warned the owner of the donkeys but he still let them lose. Kamlesh then approached the BJP leader, who went to the jailer Sita Ram Sharma and requested him to release the donkeys. The "offenders" were only allowed to walk out of the jail after a local politician submitted the bail amount.
  • Supreme Court quashes plea to stop 'Padmavati' release outside India

    Supreme Court quashes plea to stop 'Padmavati' release outside India

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    Senior advocate Harish Salve, appearing for the movie director and producer, said the film would not be released aboard until it receives a CBFC certificate. Earlier, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje wrote to I&B minister Smriti Irani to only release the film after omitting certain "objectionable" scenes.
  • Hamas vows to expand its military activities

    Hamas vows to expand its military activities

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    Islamic Hamas movement on Monday called on the Palestinian National Authority (PNA) to lift the sanctions, which Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas imposed on the Gaza Strip in June. It is our right to resist the occupation until it ends". It was agreed during the meeting that principles of the October 2017 Fatah and Hamas reconciliation would be adhered to, in order to allow the government to carry out its responsibilities in the Gaza strip.
  • Sky Sports presenter's wife dies days after cancer diagnosis

    Sky Sports presenter's wife dies days after cancer diagnosis

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    He posted a poignant photo on Instagram of him and Gemma with their young son Ethan, eight, standing on the edge of a lake at sunset. Over 4,500 people have replied to his heartbreaking tweet to offer their support and condolences. Our thoughts are with you and your son, Ethan, at this incredibly hard time'. While Football Weekly front man Max Rushden said: "Mate I have no adequate words".
  • Bali airport shut a second day as ash cloud soars from volcano

    Bali airport shut a second day as ash cloud soars from volcano

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    Bali's global airport was closed early Monday after ash from the volcano reached its airspace. Anticipating a larger eruption at Mount Agung, the government raised the alert status to the highest level on Monday, as an ash cloud soared as high as 7,142 meters from sea level, moving west-southwest.