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Tsunami Warning for South Pacific Island Chain after 7.4 earthquake
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Tsunami Warning for South Pacific Island Chain after 7.4 earthquake

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 15, 2019

A tsunami threat has been issued for Kermadec Islands.  Kermadec Islands, volcanic island group in the South Pacific Ocean, 600 ... Read More

8.0 Earthquake has potential to be devastating in Peru
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8.0 Earthquake has potential to be devastating in Peru

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

A potential devastating earthquake measuring  8.0 just shook Peru at 7.41 UTC time. However, the remoteness of the epic center ... Read More

New lawsuits filed against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash
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New lawsuits filed against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Additional wrongful death lawsuits in the crash of the Boeing 737-8 MAX, operated as Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, were filed ... Read More

‘Big losses’: China Eastern Airlines demands compensation from Boeing for 737 MAX grounding
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‘Big losses’: China Eastern Airlines demands compensation from Boeing for 737 MAX grounding

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Chinese carrier, China Eastern Airlines, has requested compensation from the US aerospace giant Boeing over financial damages the carrier had ... Read More

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing
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Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits were filed on May 2 in Chicago, IL by the law firm Kreindler & Kreindler ... Read More

Comores and Mozambique in dire need of assistance after deadly Cyclone Kenneth
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Comores and Mozambique in dire need of assistance after deadly Cyclone Kenneth

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 27, 2019

Cyclone Kenneth raged Mozambique and the Indian Ocean Island Country Comoros today. Tourists took shelter at Comores airport and Ibo Fort ... Read More

Airbus selects seven finalist teams to shape the future of aerospace
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Airbus selects seven finalist teams to shape the future of aerospace

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

Airbus experts have selected seven teams for the 2019 final of world-class competition Fly Your Ideas which invites students from ... Read More

Five airline passengers injured in Russian airport airstair collapse
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Five airline passengers injured in Russian airport airstair collapse

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

Five people were injured as the airstair collapsed while passengers were boarding a flight from the Siberian city of Barnaul ... Read More

Montreal Convention: United Airlines must pay 250 freezing stranded passengers $5700 each?
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Montreal Convention: United Airlines must pay 250 freezing stranded passengers $5700 each?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2019

United Airlines is speechless. The Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules for International Carriage by Air, also known as the ... Read More

Hilton has to pay $21 million for civil rights violation, but remains a welcoming place
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Hilton has to pay $21 million for civil rights violation, but remains a welcoming place

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 17, 2019

Towering over Brickell Avenue, Conrad Miami offers the ultimate in luxury accommodations, a serene rooftop pool, sprawling vistas of the ... Read More

6.6 earthquake strikes Vanuatu
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6.6 earthquake strikes Vanuatu

editor editor- January 15, 2019

A 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck Vanuatu at 18:06:36 UTC today, January 15, 2019. Read More

Leaving Japan as a tourist: It will cost you!
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Leaving Japan as a tourist: It will cost you!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

On Jan. 7, the Japanese government will introduce an international tourist tax. The tax of ¥1,000 (About $10) will be ... Read More

Air traffic at Catania airport suspended after Mount Etna volcano eruption
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Air traffic at Catania airport suspended after Mount Etna volcano eruption

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018

Sicily's Mount Etna volcano erupted on Monday, the National Institute of Geophysics and Vulcanology (INGV) said in a statement. The ... Read More

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests
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What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 9, 2018

A massive database breach was reported by Marriott Hotels and Resorts at their Starwood brand on November 30. In the ... Read More

Alaska Railroad resumes services following earthquake
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Alaska Railroad resumes services following earthquake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018

The Alaska Railroad will restore all regularly scheduled freight and passenger services beginning today, Tuesday, Dec. 4, following the 7.0-magnitude ... Read More

Canceled: Widespread tsunami threat for Alaska, BC, Washington, Oregon, California and Hawaii
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Canceled: Widespread tsunami threat for Alaska, BC, Washington, Oregon, California and Hawaii

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2018

UPDATE: The Tsunami Threat was canceled at 1.10 am local time. Earlier eTN Reported: If you are currently visiting a ... Read More

Earthquake: 6.4 measured in the State of Yap , Federated States of Micronesia
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Earthquake: 6.4 measured in the State of Yap , Federated States of Micronesia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 8, 2017

A strong earthquake with a strength of 6.4 shook the State of Yap in the Federated States of Micronesia. There ... Read More

Marriott: Waikiki EDITION owner’s bankruptcy self-defeating
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Marriott: Waikiki EDITION owner’s bankruptcy self-defeating

editor editor- September 2, 2011

Bethesda, Md. – The filing by the owner of the Waikiki EDITION and its legal advisors of a bankruptcy proceeding ... Read More

Strong quake causes damage, serious injuries in Christchurch
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Strong quake causes damage, serious injuries in Christchurch

editor editor- February 22, 2011

WELLINGTON, New Zealand – Southern New Zealand city of Christchurch was rocked by a strong, 6.3-magnitude earthquake on Tuesday, seriously ... Read More

Resort sued for fire damages
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Resort sued for fire damages

editor editor- March 2, 2010

It was learned that last week a suit was filed by a beach resort company in the High Court of ... Read More

Northern California hit by strong earthquake, damages, power outages reported
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Northern California hit by strong earthquake, damages, power outages reported

editor editor- January 10, 2010

A 6.5-magnitude earthquake has struck off California's northern coast, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Preliminary Earthquake Report: Magnitude 6.5 ... Read More

Halcyon Jets and secret CEO convicted felon Al Palagonia sued under RICO
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Halcyon Jets and secret CEO convicted felon Al Palagonia sued under RICO

editor editor- October 15, 2008

NEW YORK, NY - Jet One Jets, Inc. has filed an action in the United States District Court for the ... Read More

After Hurricane Gustav
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After Hurricane Gustav

editor editor- September 4, 2008

(September 3, 2008) - Hurricane Gustav has come and gone, and fortunately, did not cause severe damage. The following updates ... Read More