Archives for December 2014

New Year’s Eve: Drones to capture Sydney fireworks for first time – ABC Online


ABC Online
New Year's Eve: Drones to capture Sydney fireworks for first time
ABC Online
For the first time in Sydney, drones will fly up to 1,000 feet above Sydney Harbour for tonight's New Year's Eve fireworks display. Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore said images of the drones would be seen internationally and she revealed additional details …
Cities around the world prepare to ring in New YearFox News
London New Year's Eve fireworks made ticket-only for first timeThe Guardian
World readies to celebrate New Year with a bangAl-Arabiya
Business Standard -STLtoday.com -Daily Mail
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Wall at salt warehouse collapses, leaving cars buried in mountain of white Wall … – CNN


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Wall at salt warehouse collapses, leaving cars buried in mountain of white Wall
CNN
(CNN) — Sometimes the headlines write themselves. An overburdened wall at a salt warehouse in Chicago collapses spilling a mountain of white crystals on cars parked at the neighboring Acura dealership. The building is a Morton's Salt facility. Their iconic …
Morton Salt Warehouse Wall Collapses, Causing One Big Salty MessHuffington Post
Cars parked at Acura store in Chicago buried by salt when wall collapsesAutomotive News
AirAsia jet wreckage, bodies discovered; Jim Harbaugh taking the reins at NOLA.com
Charlotte Observer
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US transfers five Guantanamo Bay detainees to Kazakhstan – ABC Online


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US transfers five Guantanamo Bay detainees to Kazakhstan
ABC Online
Three Yemenis and two Tunisians held for more than a decade at the US military prison at Guantanamo Bay have been flown to Kazakhstan for resettlement, the Pentagon says, the latest in a series of prisoner transfers aimed at closing the facility. The transfer …
US Transfers 5 Guantanamo Inmates to KazakhstanVoice of America
US transfers 5 more Guantanamo detainees; 127 remainCNN
US transfers 5 Guantanamo prisoners to KazakhstanCBC.ca
Washington Post -CBS News -Telegraph.co.uk
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Edmonton mass murder: Two children among nine bodies discovered at crime … – The Independent


The Independent
Edmonton mass murder: Two children among nine bodies discovered at crime
The Independent
Stunned police have discovered the bodies of nine people, two of them children, in what they described as “a senseless mass murder”. Eight of the victims are believed to have been killed by the ninth, described as a “depressed and overly emotional” man …
Gunman in Edmonton, Canada, 'kills eight people, including two CHILDREN Daily Mail
Eight killed in Canada 'senseless mass murder'gulfnews.com
Edmonton mass murder: 6 adults, 2 children deadCBC.ca
The Globe and Mail -Washington Post -Businessweek
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UN rejects Palestinian resolution to end Israel’s occupation – Chron.com


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UN rejects Palestinian resolution to end Israel's occupation
Chron.com
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Security Council rejected a Palestinian resolution demanding an end to Israeli occupation within three years late Tuesday, a blow to an Arab campaign to get the U.N.'s most powerful body to take action to achieve an …
China urges Security Council to play due role on Palestinian issueXinhua
UN rejects Palestinian resolution to end Israel's occupation within three yearsThe Independent
Steinitz denounces Palestinian's UN statehood bid, despite its failure to pass voteJerusalem Post
Economic Times -Pittsburgh Post Gazette -Press TV
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2-year-old accidentally kills mother in Wal-Mart – MiamiHerald.com


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2-year-old accidentally kills mother in Wal-Mart
MiamiHerald.com
A 29-year-old woman described as a "beautiful, young, loving mother" was fatally shot by her 2-year-old son at a northern Idaho Wal-Mart in what authorities called a tragic accident. The little boy reached into Veronica J. Rutledge's purse and her concealed …
2-year-old accidentally kills his mom in Wal-MartSFGate
Toddler shoots his mother dead at Walmart storeTelegraph.co.uk

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Official: Sonar detects wreckage from AirAsia Flight QZ8501 on sea floor – CNN


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Official: Sonar detects wreckage from AirAsia Flight QZ8501 on sea floor
CNN
(CNN) — [Breaking news update 10:55 p.m. ET]. Indonesian searchers using sonar equipment have located wreckage from AirAsia Flight QZ8501 at the bottom of the Java Sea, a search and rescue official told CNN on Wednesday. At the moment, they still …
AirAsia victim with life jacket raises questions about plane's last momentsReuters
AirAsia Plane Body Count Rises; Choppy Weather Hinders RescueWall Street Journal
Indonesia: Sonar Shows Wreck of AirAsia Jet on Sea FloorNBCNews.com
Voice of America -Businessweek -Irish Times
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Man Fatally Shot By Police Accused Of Trying To Run Over Officers In Drexel Hill – CBS Local


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Man Fatally Shot By Police Accused Of Trying To Run Over Officers In Drexel Hill
CBS Local
DREXEL HILL, Pa., (CBS) – A man was fatally shot by police after they say he tried to run over officers with his car in Drexel Hill, Delaware County. Chopper 3 was over the scene Tuesday at Garrett Road and Shadeland Avenue. According to police the …
Pennsylvania police kill man whom they say tried to run them overFox News
Police fatally shoot man wanted in threats in Drexel HillPhilly.com
Police kill Pennsylvania man as he tried to run down officersVirginia Gazette
The Delaware County Daily Times -Business Standard -WXIX
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Putin critic Navalny among ‘hundred held’ at Moscow protest – The Guardian Nigeria


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Putin critic Navalny among 'hundred held' at Moscow protest
The Guardian Nigeria
RUSSIAN opposition leader Alexei Navalny and more than 100 other demonstrators have been arrested at a rally in central Moscow, activists say. Navalny had urged protesters to gather in Manezh Square near the Kremlin after his brother was sentenced to …
Russian Opposition, US, EU Condemn Navalny Brothers' VerdictVoice of America
Putin foe found guilty of fraud; anti-government protest erupts in MoscowHamilton Spectator
Russia's treatment of a leading dissident makes plain its worryWashington Post
Bloomberg -The Times (subscription) -Mashable
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‘Severe’ flu season could grip US, CDC doc warns – Fox News


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'Severe' flu season could grip US, CDC doc warns
Fox News
A deadly influenza strain has the U.S. in the grip of what could develop into a "severe" flu season, with widespread cases already reported in 36 states, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention expert said Tuesday. The H3N2 strain, the most common flu …
CDC declares this year's flu season epidemic as death toll rises to 15Wall Street Hedge
Health officials say flu is 'widespread' in R.I.The Providence Journal
H3N2 viruses fuel 'epidemic' of deathsFredericksburg.com
WatertownDailyTimes.com -Kansas City Star -New Jersey Herald
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