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Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay
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Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Another dead 12-metre Bryde’s whale was found in False Bay near Cape Town last week after becoming entangled in octopus ... Read More

Horror at fun fair: 28 people injured in merry-go-round collapse in Spain
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Horror at fun fair: 28 people injured in merry-go-round collapse in Spain

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019

Emergency services rushed to the scene at the San José de la Rinconada fair in the town of La Rinconada, ... Read More

Fire Department asks citizens to pray after catastrophic tornado hits Jefferson City, Missouri
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Fire Department asks citizens to pray after catastrophic tornado hits Jefferson City, Missouri

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 23, 2019

Jefferson City in Missouri, was just hit by a violent tornado 2 hours ago. The Jefferson City Fire Department: tweeted ... 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

10 tourists trapped by avalanches rescued in China’s Xinjiang
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10 tourists trapped by avalanches rescued in China’s Xinjiang

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 9, 2019

Ten people have been rescued Tuesday after being trapped by avalanches in a mountainous area in Changji, northwest China's Xinjiang ... Read More

183 passengers trapped on Amtrak train, stranded in snow since Sunday
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183 passengers trapped on Amtrak train, stranded in snow since Sunday

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019

183 people remain trapped on the Los Angeles-bound Amtrak train in rural Oregon after the train struck a downed tree ... Read More

Tourists stranded 80 feet in the air for hours after SeaWorld Skyride malfunctions
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Tourists stranded 80 feet in the air for hours after SeaWorld Skyride malfunctions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Sixteen tourists were trapped 80 feet in the air when a SeaWorld San Diego ride malfunctioned, leaving them suspended for ... Read More

Dozens feared dead as 7-story building collapses in Istanbul
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Dozens feared dead as 7-story building collapses in Istanbul

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

At least one person has died while three of those injured have been rescued after a 7-story apartment building collapsed ... Read More

Scores of people trapped by sludge, 200 missing after Brazilian dam collapse
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Scores of people trapped by sludge, 200 missing after Brazilian dam collapse

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

Brazilian firefighters are searching for over 200 people missing after a dam at an iron ore mine collapsed. Scores of ... Read More

‘Bikini hiker’ freezes to death in Taiwan’s Yushan National Park
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‘Bikini hiker’ freezes to death in Taiwan’s Yushan National Park

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019

Gigi Wu clearly had a passion for climbing. Dubbed the ‘Bikini hiker', she gained notoriety for scaling mountain while scantily ... Read More

14 artworks will light up the city during Bright Brussels, Festival of Light 2019
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14 artworks will light up the city during Bright Brussels, Festival of Light 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

From 14 to 17 February, Bright Brussels, Festival of Light will showcase the historic heart of Brussels. Large-scale lighting installations ... Read More

Nairobi Dusit2 terror attack: 21 dead, 700 rescued and many heroes
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Nairobi Dusit2 terror attack: 21 dead, 700 rescued and many heroes

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 17, 2019

700 people could have died in the attack in Nairobi but didn't because of security measures in place and the ... Read More

Tourists Evacuated, stranded, cancellations: Chaos in Germany, Switzerland and Austria
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Tourists Evacuated, stranded, cancellations: Chaos in Germany, Switzerland and Austria

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

Thousands of tourists ended the last Christmas holiday in the Alps on Sunday being evacuated. This included visitors to the ... Read More

Asia winter forecast: Drought to continue from India to Singapore
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Asia winter forecast: Drought to continue from India to Singapore

editor editor- October 24, 2015

As the record-challenging tropical season winds down following December, drought will continue in parts of Southeast Asia, while snow is ... Read More

Dutch tourist survives 19 days in Spain’s mountains
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Dutch tourist survives 19 days in Spain’s mountains

editor editor- July 7, 2011

A tourist missing for 19 days while on a walking holiday in southern Spain has been found alive at the ... Read More

Potosí turns into a tourist trap. Literally.
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Potosí turns into a tourist trap. Literally.

editor editor- August 12, 2010

It was called the "mountain that eats men" for the number of miners who perished there, but these days it's ... Read More

2,000 trapped beneath the English Channel for 16 hours as Eurostar trains break down
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2,000 trapped beneath the English Channel for 16 hours as Eurostar trains break down

editor editor- December 20, 2009

LONDON – More than 2,000 people were stranded beneath the English Channel for up to 16 hours when their Eurostar ... Read More

Bengal tourists trapped by landslides
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Bengal tourists trapped by landslides

editor editor- October 7, 2009

KOLKATA - A group of 40 tourists from Bengal and Tripura is trapped without food and water in a lonely ... Read More

Powerful earthquake strikes Indonesia, at least 75 dead, thousands trapped
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Powerful earthquake strikes Indonesia, at least 75 dead, thousands trapped

editor editor- October 1, 2009

JAKARTA, Indonesia – A powerful earthquake struck western Indonesia on Wednesday, triggering landslides and trapping thousands under collapsed buildings — ... Read More

British tourist mistakes French town hall for hotel
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British tourist mistakes French town hall for hotel

editor editor- August 25, 2009

A British tourist has spent a night trapped in a French town hall after mistakenly thinking she could book a ... Read More

Snow traps tourist buses in Sally Gap
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Snow traps tourist buses in Sally Gap

editor editor- October 31, 2008

Tourists had to be brought down from the Wicklow Mountains yesterday when sightseeing buses got stuck in heavy snow, according ... Read More

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