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Author: 0 Girl, 10, dies on Air Canada flight from Toronto to London Heathrow

Saturday, and was later diverted to Shannon Airport in Ireland due to the situation. Once the flight landed, she was transferred to Limerick Hospital, where she later died. It is believed that the child was not travelling with her parents, but with three adult siblings when she tragically went into cardiac arrest. The girl was pronounced dead by local emergency crews in Ireland.

World Media Japan's PM to join Obama in Pearl Harbor ceremony Tuesday
Author: 0 Japan's PM to join Obama in Pearl Harbor ceremony Tuesday

President Obama on Tuesday will welcome Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to Hawaii, and together they will visit the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor. "Thousands of American lives lost". To many in Japan, the air attack of 1941 was a response to a US -led oil embargo. During a joint address to the U.S.

Author: 0 China protests against USA bill indicating cooperation with Taiwan

This move will bring benefits to both countries, to Sao Tome and Principe in particular, and add new vitality to cooperation between China and Africa, Wang said. In March, China established formal diplomatic ties with the small African nation of Gambia, which had severed relations with Taiwan in 2013. China was upset earlier this month after U.S.

Author: 0 Six unheralded acts of kindness by George Michael

The cause of the star's death was heart failure, according to his manager Michael Lippman, while his publicist said he "passed away peacefully at home". The late star did not have any children of his own, but it is thought that the 24-year-old could be set to be among the beneficiaries of the Club Tropicana singer's will.

World Media Former leader of Cornbread Mafia arrested after 8 years on run
Author: 0 Former leader of Cornbread Mafia arrested after 8 years on run

This arrest was a result of investigative efforts by the U.S. Marshals Service in the Western District of Kentucky and Canadian Law Enforcement Officials. Boone had been previously featured on "America's Most Wanted". His gang reportedly had "29 farms in Minnesota, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Nebraska, Missouri, Kansas and Wisconsin" with the marijuana weighing in at 182 tons.

World Media Obama Staged 'Shameful Ambush' Against Israel, Netanyahu Says
Author: 0 Obama Staged 'Shameful Ambush' Against Israel, Netanyahu Says

It was scheduled at the request of New Zealand, Malaysia, Senegal and Venezuela, which stepped in after Egypt put the draft resolution on hold. Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas's office said the vote was "a big blow" to Israeli policy and a show of "strong support for the two-state solution".

World Media Rick Parfitt, Guitarist for Status Quo, Dies at Age 68
Author: 0 Rick Parfitt, Guitarist for Status Quo, Dies at Age 68

Queen guitarist Brian May led the tributes to rocker Rick Parfitt as musicians lined up to pay their respects to the Status Quo star following his death in Spain. Although Parfitt said he made a full recovery, his role in Status Quo was filled by Richie Malone. Parfitt was awarded with an OBE in the New Years Honours List 2010 for his services to music.

Author: 0 Sam Allardyce Hoping To Tighten Crystal Palace Leaky Defence

Their poor form has left them one place and one point above the drop zone. "The first four weeks was something that was one of the darkest moments in my career, certainly the early reaction which was a bit hysterical to say the least, looking back on it", he said.

World Media Donald Trump Got a
Author: 0 Donald Trump Got a "very Nice Letter" from Vladimir Putin for Christmas

Speculation about the start of another nuclear arms race spiked Friday morning, a day after President-elect Donald Trump tweeted about nuclear proliferation, when a pajama-wearing MSNBC morning talk show host, with the surreal image of a fireplace burning behind her, said she asked Trump to clarify the tweet and he replied, "Let it be an arms race".

World Media Total migrant deaths in the Mediterranean this year
Author: 0 Total migrant deaths in the Mediterranean this year

The increased number of deaths in the Mediterranean in 2016 can be linked to the use of substandard boats and harsh conditions at sea, according to the UN's International Organization for Migration Spokesman in Rome, Flavio Di Giacomo. Rubber dinghies that are meant to carry 20 to 30 people are habitually packed with more than 100, he noted. Only 63 people survived after the dinghy collapsed and passengers fell into the water.

Author: 0 Queen too ill to attended traditional church service at Sandringham

She has attended the church of St Mary Magdalene near the royal estate of Sandringham every year since 1988. The royal family received some sad news Saturday, when it was revealed that the queen's granddaughter, Zara Tindall, had suffered a miscarriage while expecting her second child with husband Mike Tindall.

Author: 0 Tsunami warning issued for Chile after 7.7-magnitude quake

It struck, at a depth of some 34 km, near Quellon on the island of Chiloe, southwest of the city of Puerto Montt. A tsunami warning has been issued in the Pacific - after an quake more than 100 miles west of Chile. Chile is in a quake-prone region, lying on the so-called Pacific Ring of Fire of frequent seismic activity. The 7-point-7 magnitude quake was about nine miles deep.

Author: 0 Super Typhoon Nock-Ten threatens Phillipines

It sustains winds of up to 175 kilometers per hour (kph) near the center and gusts of up to 215 kph. Residents of Briol island were moved into a classroom at the Central Elementary School that has been turned into an evacuation centre in Santo Domingo, central Philippines' Albay province on December 25.

Author: 0 Muar bus crash kills 14

Nagadevan, 26. "I was sleeping at the time, and I was awoken when the bus started to wobble before flying down the slope and hitting the ground hard", he said. Johor Health and Environment Committee chairman Ayub Rahmat said the woman, identified as Miyarseh, who injured her left leg in the crash, was in trauma and suffered emotional distress.

Author: 0 Christmas weather: very windy and no snow for most

Scotland is expected to bear the brunt of the storm from lunchtime, but the Met Office has issued several yellow weather warnings, including one for the North East of England. STORM Barbara is set to hit South Devon this afternoon as heavy rain and very strong gusty winds will sweep in this afternoon. But there could be a north/south split over the festive weekend and Boxing Day .

Author: 0 German city evacuated on Christmas after World War II bomb found

The bomb was discovered in the city's historic central district during construction last week. Next, 900 police officers and hundreds of firefighters were checking a 1.5-kilometre radius around the bomb site to ensure that no one remained.

World Media Fire engulfs 140 buildings in Japan
Author: 0 Fire engulfs 140 buildings in Japan

As daylight receded, the bright burning flames contrasted with the darkening sky, while embers smouldered in some of the gutted structures. "As of 8:50 pm., we decided there was little chance of its spreading further", a local fire department official said, adding it would take hours more to put it out completely.

World Media Demonetisation is economic dacoity: Rahul Gandhi in Almora
Author: 0 Demonetisation is economic dacoity: Rahul Gandhi in Almora

He alleged that Income Tax raids revealed "Sahara group paid off Narendra Modiji nine times in six months" starting 2013. "Prime Minister Modi hasn't listened to the farmers, but he has forgiven 1.40 lakh crore in loans to 15 rich people but not farmers", said Gandhi.

Author: 0 Knights of Malta rebuff Vatican: Investigation of our 'internal' matters is 'unacceptable'

The Catholic Church teaches that artificial contraception is intrinsically evil. The order, whose members swear allegiance to the pope, had no immediate comment on the report. Von Boeselager has said he was asked to resign December 6 during a meeting with Cardinal Burke and the order's leader during which he was told that the Holy See wanted him to step down.

Author: 0 Big Haul For Salvation Army

Luis Acosta of the Salvation Army here said the campaign had reached only 58 percent of its goal. "I've been doing kettles for a number of years and this was the first time I had ever seen something rare like that in a kettle", Hall said.

World Media Turkey suffers worst losses in its fight against Isis
Author: 0 Turkey suffers worst losses in its fight against Isis

Turkish troops are also in the neighboring country in support of the anti-Damascus militant groups in a mission said to be aimed at Daesh and Kurdish militias. Turkey launched Operation Euphrates Shield with Free Syrian Army (FSA) elements on August 24 to clear its southern borders from Daesh terrorist group and prevent PKK terror organization's Syrian wing PYD to control its entire borders with Syria and change demographics in the region.

World Media Tesla Autopilot Now Follows Speed Limits Thanks To Latest Update
Author: 0 Tesla Autopilot Now Follows Speed Limits Thanks To Latest Update

Some owners of Tesla's approve of the new software update, while some users claim that this new software update takes away features they enjoy and features that they already paid for when they purchased the vehicle. Historical Quarterly Earnings: Last quarter, Tesla Motors, Inc. generated almost $2.3B in sales and net income of $0.71/share. Electrek reported Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted that the most, not all, of the Autopilot 1.0 features will be released to the new Model S and Model X ...

World Media Nigerian troops capture Boko Haram's enclave in Sambisa forest
Author: 0 Nigerian troops capture Boko Haram's enclave in Sambisa forest

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari says the army has seized one of Boko Haram's last bases in northeastern Borno state. Boko Haram's seven-year uprising has killed more than 20,000 people, and driven some 2.3 million people from their homes, creating a massive humanitarian crisis.

Author: 0 Matt Cassel's Fantasy Outlook After Marcus Mariota's Injury

With Saturday's loss, the Texans can clinch the AFC South title by beating the Bengals on Saturday night. Titans backup quarterback Matt Cassell, playing for injured starter Marcus Mariota, completed a 14-yard touchdown pass to Delanie Walker with 8:52 remaining that pulled the Titans to within 25-17.

World Media Mexican Cracker Market blast 29 People were Died
Author: 0 Mexican Cracker Market blast 29 People were Died

About 46 people remained hospitalized. "But, that can change quickly", Dressel said . Roberto Lopez, a spokesman for the Michou y Mau Foundation in Mexico, signaled that those talks are underway. Photos taken after the blast show market stalls reduced to charred remains, with most of the market blown to smithereens. An explosion ripped through the San Pablito fireworks market in Tultepec , Mexico, on Tuesday.

World Media Warriors' Green to miss game against Nets
Author: 0 Warriors' Green to miss game against Nets

Kevin Durant led the way with 26 points, nine rebounds and seven assists . "He has to take care of business at home first", Warriors coach Steve Kerr said of Green's availability. Brooklyn continued to move the ball and hit open looks as the held a double digit lead into the back half of the second quarter. "The millennials struggled in the first half".

World Media Vladimir Putin Attends Funeral for Slain Russian Ambassador to Turkey
Author: 0 Vladimir Putin Attends Funeral for Slain Russian Ambassador to Turkey

The attack also left three people wounded. Russian ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov was shot in the back and killed as he gave a speech at an Ankara art gallery yesterday by an off-duty police officer. In an odd coincidence, Putin had been planning to attend a Moscow play on Monday night written by Alexander Griboyedov, Russia's ambassador to Iran, who was murdered in 1829.

Author: 0 NEW INFORMATION: Trump criticizes United Nations vote on Israeli settlements

Speaking after the Council voted 14-0 in favor of Resolution 2334, which brands settlements illegal, Danny Danon told the packed chamber that this was a "dark day for this council". The resolution is sponsored by New Zealand, Malaysia, Venezuela and Senegal and the council is supposed to vote on it today. We have full confidence in the justice of our cause and in the righteousness of our path.

World Media Christmas 2016: What Stores Are Actually Open On The Holiday?
Author: 0 Christmas 2016: What Stores Are Actually Open On The Holiday?

And at Sears.com, those who opt for store pickup between now and Christmas Eve can get 20 percent off clothing, jewelry and home goods if they type in a special promo code. They will be open 9 a.m.to 9 p.m. December 26, and 10 a.m.to 9 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday. There are no changes to recycling and trash collection, since Christmas falls on a Sunday.

Author: 0 Dead orca found near Sechelt suffered blunt-force trauma: necropsy

Initial examination indicates that the animal appears to have blunt trauma to the dorsal side, and a hematoma indicating that J34 was alive at the time of injury. Cottrell said the necropsy showed the nearly seven-metre-long orca was in overall good condition with a thick layer of blubber. The 18-year-old male orca was found dead Monday off the coast of British Columbia, about 40 miles from Vancouver.

World Media Chibok Girls excited to visit home after two years
Author: 0 Chibok Girls excited to visit home after two years

Channels TV correspondent reports that the girls appeared tense, anxious and uncertain of what to expect as they looked forward to uniting with their families. They were escorted by security operatives to Chibok for the yuletide. After the release, the federal government said that the terrorist sect was willing to negotiate the release of more girls.