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"Everyone aboard the ship has been rescued - they've all been accounted for," a Navy spokeswoman said on condition of anonymity because she was not authorized to speak about the incident. Brazil's Navy said in a statement that a distress signal was picked up from the three-masted SV Concordia about 5 p.m. (2 p.m. EST; 1900 GMT) Thursday. It was located about 300 miles off the coast of Rio de Janeiro. Three hours later, an Air Force plane spotted life rafts floating in the ocean where the...
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RESOLUTE BAY, Nunavut - A chartered Boeing 737 plane crashed Saturday afternoon as it was approaching an airport in Canada's Arctic region, killing 12 people, police said. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said the plane went down near the hamlet of Resolute Bay in the Arctic territory of Nunavut. The First Air charter flight, number 6560, was traveling from Yellowknife in the Northwest Territories to Resolute Bay, and was scheduled to continue on to Grise Fiord on Ellesmere Island. ...
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MADRID - A freak thunderstorm has forced Pope Benedict XVI to cut short his speech to an estimated million young pilgrims gathered for the church's world youth festival, giving the outdoor prayer vigil at a Madrid airfield a dramatic climax. During the day, firefighters atop fire trucks had sprayed the crowds with water from hoses, and pilgrims sought shade from umbrellas, trees, tarps and tents in a bid to stave off the near 104 Fahrenheit heat. As night fell Saturday, a flash downpour ...
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An army spokesman warned in a statement carried in official media Thursday that North Korean troops are prepared to "mercilessly destroy" its foes and could even use nuclear means. The warning comes hours after President Obama's special envoy to North Korea arrived in Seoul from Beijing to discuss how to restart nuclear disarmament talks. The joint U.S.-South Korean military exercises begin on March 8. Everyone involved in the diplomatic efforts to resume talks on ending North Korea'...
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Islamabad, however, is sticking by it's insistence that it's received no formal request to turn him over and that he could be tried first in Pakistan. Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar is one of at least three Afghan Taliban commanders who have been captured in recent weeks in Pakistan, where militants have also sustained blows from suspected U.S. missile strikes, including four killed Wednesday in an al Qaeda and Taliban stronghold in northwest Pakistan, intelligence officials said. Meanwhile,...
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Apple Inc. has begun selling downloads of tracks from 16 of John Lennon's post-Beatles albums, including "Working Class Hero" and "John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band," on iTunes, the company said Tuesday. The albums represent Lennon's recording output while he was with Capitol Records, a unit of Britain's EMI Group PLC. While many of the late singer-songwriter's solo recordings have been available for download commercially elsewhere, this marks the first time they have been available on Apple'...
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Iranian sources say the two leaders, who were set to attend a religious ceremony to mark the Prophet Mohammed's birthday, would discuss regional developments and ways of boosting bilateral relations. Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Mouallem said his country was determined to help Iran and 경기도출장샵 the West engage in a "constructive" dialogue over Tehran's contested nuclear program.
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Iranian sources say the two leaders, who were set to attend a religious ceremony to mark the Prophet Mohammed's birthday, 인천출장안마 would discuss regional developments and ways of boosting bilateral relations. Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Mouallem said his country was determined to help Iran and the West engage in a "constructive" dialogue over Tehran's contested nuclear program.
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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Arab nations will usher in a new Middle East "without Zionists and without colonialists." "(The Americans) want to dominate the region but they feel Iran and Syria are preventing that," Ahmadinejad said during a news conference with Syrian President Bashar Assad. "We tell them that instead of interfering in the region's affairs, to pack their things and leave." A string of high-profile visits to Damascus in recent months - from the U.S., France,...
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Seacrest's appeal is expected to be a "magnet" that pulls viewers, especially younger ones, to the awards show on Fox, Dick Askin, chairman and chief executive officer of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, said Monday. The 59th Primetime Emmy Awards will air Sept. 16. Last year's Emmys, hosted on NBC by Conan O'Brien, 대구출장샵 drew about 16.1 million viewers, the second least-watched Emmy telecast since 1991. It aired unusually early, in August, to make way for NBC's National Footb...
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