"She Has Nerves Of Steel": Pilot Who Landed Jet After Engine Fail

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 9:50am

The pilot's voice was calm yet focused as her plane descended, telling air traffic control she had "149 souls" on board and was carrying 21,000 pounds - or about five hours' worth - of fuel.

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Won't Go Or Will Walk Out If Meeting With Kim Jong Not "Fruitful": Trump

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 9:48am

President Donald Trump voiced optimism Wednesday about his potential summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, but he vowed to cancel the meeting or walk out if there are signs it "is not going...

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"Cocaine Babe" Who Shared Drug-Smuggling Trip On Social Media Convicted

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 9:40am

A Canadian woman who tried to smuggle millions of dollars worth of cocaine into Australia has been convicted and sentenced to eight years behind bars. Melina Roberge, 24, was sentenced Wednesday after...

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UN Team Fired Upon In Syria While Visiting Suspected Chemical Sites

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 9:30am

A UN security team came under fire in Syria while doing reconnaissance for inspectors to visit sites of a suspected chemical weapons attack, and officials said it was no longer clear when the...

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He Was Stabbed 22 Times By 3 Men. One Suspected Affair With His Mother

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 9:27am

A 40-year-old man was stabbed to death by three men as one of them suspected that the victim was in an illicit relationship with his mother, police said today.

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Americans Waste 150,000 Tons Of Food Per Day: Study

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 8:53am

Americans waste nearly 150,000 tons of food per day, amounting to about one pound (422 grams) per person, and fruits and vegetables are mostly what gets tossed, said a study Wednesday.

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Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei, President Quit Telegram

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 8:29am

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei announced Wednesday that he would no longer use the hugely popular messaging app Telegram, shifting instead to domestic services.

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US Envoy To UN Nikki Haley Says Relationship With Trump Is "Perfect"

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 8:21am

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Wednesday that her relationship with President Donald Trump was "perfect" and that he did not need to be worried about Haley and Vice President...

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Saudi Arabia Launches First New Cinema, Public Showings Start Friday

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 8:05am

Saudi Arabia launched its first commercial movie theatre on Wednesday, ending a nearly 40-year ban on cinemas under a push by the crown prince to modernize the deeply conservative Muslim kingdom.

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New York Nanny Convicted In Stabbing Deaths Of 2 Young Children

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 7:51am

A New York nanny was found guilty on Wednesday of stabbing to death two children in her care at their luxury Manhattan apartment, in a case that drew national headlines.

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