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14 killed, 50 wounded at Batman showing in US (Fourth Lead)


July 20th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 20 (IANS) At least 14 people were killed and about 50 injured as a gas mask-wearing gunman opened fire early Friday at a suburban Denver movie theatre ... Read more...

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US tornado toll reaches 38


March 4th, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, March 4 (IANS) The toll from storms and tornadoes that raked across a huge swath of the US midwest and south has risen to 38.The powerful storm system that ... Read more...

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Woman jailed for burning fiance` to death


January 4th, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 4 (IANS) A woman in Britain has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for killing her fiance by locking him up inside the couple's workshop and ... Read more...

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35 injured in multiple vehicle collision in Britain


November 5th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 5 (IANS) Some people were killed and around 35 were injured in a multiple vehicle crash involving as many as 27 cars and lorries on a motorway in ... Read more...

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Train derailment, explosion in US town prompts evacuation


October 7th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Oct 7 (IANS) Officials are evacuating the town of Tiskilwa in Illinois after a freight train derailed and several tanker cars containing ethanol exploded early Friday, Chicago Tribune reports.The ... Read more...

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British man loses legs to great white after ignoring warnings


September 29th, 2011 - 12:21 am ICT by BNO News
FISH HOEK, SOUTH AFRICA (BNO NEWS) -- A British man lost both his legs on early Wednesday afternoon when he was attacked by a Great White Shark off the coast of South ... Read more...

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Train crash in South Africa kills 1, injures more than 80


April 8th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by BNO News
PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA (BNO NEWS) -- At least one person has been killed and more than 80 others have been injured after two passenger trains collided in the South African city of ... Read more...

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Radioactive water leaks from Japan n-plant


April 3rd, 2011 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, April 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Highly radioactive water is leaking into the sea from Japan's tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear power plant, its operator said Saturday.The Tokyo Electric Power Co. said it ... Read more...

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Naked US woman heading to nudist beach rescued from cliff


March 25th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 25 (ANI): A woman in US, who was heading to a nudist beach, had to be rescued by lifeguards after she got stuck trying to climb down cliffs in the ... Read more...

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160 Skiers Stuck In Austria Rescued By Helicopters


January 7th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Vienna, Jan 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Skiing could be fun only if you know where you are starting from and where you are going to end. However, it could turn out ... Read more...

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Boeing Dreamliner makes emergency landing in Taxas


November 10th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): A Boeing 787 Dreamliner made an emergency landing in Texas during a test flight on Tuesday after smoke was observed in the main cabin.The incident occurred as ... Read more...

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Aerocaribbean Plane Crash Leaves All Crew And passengers Dead In Central Cuba


November 5th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Havana, Nov 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a tragic development a small sized passenger plane belonging to Aero Caribbean airline has crashed in Central Cuba. The accident has possibly killed all ... Read more...

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Frank Sinatra Jr. Attempted Suicide, Reports Reveal


September 23rd, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez, Sep 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Frank Sinatra Jr. has reportedly attempted suicide. The son of the legendary actor and musician reportedly took a lot of pills in an attempt to commit ... Read more...

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Bowflex Death Of Justin Butler Creates Sensation


September 22nd, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The news of the shocking death of Justin Butler a 16-year-old student athlete in California has created sensation in the media and in his school. The ... Read more...

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Oz mine collapse survivor tells Chilean counterparts to ’sing’ to survive


August 27th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Aug 27(ANI): Todd Russell, an Australian miner who was trapped underground for a fortnight in the 2006 Beaconsfield mine collapse, has a few words of wisdom for the 33 Chilean miners ... Read more...

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Teenager falls during romp on roof


August 1st, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) A teenaged student in Britain, who got hurt after she plunged through a city centre roof while having a sex romp with her lover, says "I don't regret ... Read more...

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Naked Polish brunette who plunged through roof during sex has no regrets


July 31st, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0London, July 31 (ANI): A Polish brunette who fell naked through a city centre roof in Aberdeen while romping with her secret lover says she doesn't regret what she ... Read more...

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Seven killed in explosion at US coal mine (Lead)


April 6th, 2010 - 8:25 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 6 (IANS) An explosion at a coal mine in the US state of West Virginia has killed seven miners. Ron Wooten, director of West Virginia Office of Miners' Health Safety and ... Read more...

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Six killed in explosion at US coal mine


April 6th, 2010 - 6:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 6 (IANS) An explosion at a coal mine in the US state of West Virginia killed six miners Monday. Ron Wooten, director of West Virginia Office of Miners' Health Safety and ... Read more...

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Cornell University & M.E. Confirms Suicide Count Up To Six


March 23rd, 2010 - 3:28 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Tompkins County chief medical examiner has confirmed the two suspected of suicide were indeed cases of Cornell University college students taking their own lives. The medical examiner's ... Read more...

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Austin Plane Crash Leaves Several Injured


February 19th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Austin, Texas, Feb 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A small plane crashed in a seven-storey building that accommodates a number of government offices on Thursday. The building which also lodges the Internal ... Read more...

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Smithsonian Warehouse Roof Collapses After Snowfall


February 11th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Owing to the heavy blizzard and snowfall, the roof of a Smithsonian warehouse collapsed on February 10 in Baltimore, Maryland. The famous museum is located in ... Read more...

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Nine Pennsylvania interstates shut down by blizzard (Update)


February 11th, 2010 - 2:11 am ICT by BNO News
HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA (BNO NEWS) – Pennsylvania Governor Edward Rendell on Wednesday closed several interstates due to blizzard conditions causing impassible road conditions, his office said.Governor Rendell closed interstates I-76, 476, 176, 676, ... Read more...

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Three Pennsylvania interstates shut down by blizzard


February 11th, 2010 - 1:34 am ICT by BNO News
HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA (BNO NEWS) – Pennsylvania Governor Edward Rendell on Wednesday closed certain interstates due to blizzard conditions causing impassible road conditions.Governor Rendell closed interstates 83, 78, and part of Interstate 81 ... Read more...

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Damage after tornado touches down in Waskom, Texas


January 21st, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by BNO News
WASKOM, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) – Harrison County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday said that a tornado touched down in Waskom, Texas.Officials said they were still trying to assess the situation, but confirmed that ... Read more...

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Orinda, California crews de-energize downed power lines


January 20th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by BNO News
ORINDA, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Emergency crews have de-energized downed power lines in Orinda, California, nearly two hours after shelter in place warnings were issued for one neighborhood.The shelter in place was ... Read more...

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Severe Weather Affects Pittsburgh Traffic Conditions


December 14th, 2009 - 7:55 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Pittsburgh, Dec. 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Severe winter weather condition has affected Pennsylvania this weekend, causing several inconveniences to people of this region, including deteriorated road condition. Emergency crews were seen ... Read more...

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Large explosion hits Houston-area plant


December 9th, 2009 - 10:46 pm ICT by BNO News
HOUSTON (BNO NEWS) -- A large explosion that hit a plant near the city of Seabrook, Texas on Wednesday morning sent a large plume of black smoke billowing into the air, witnesses ... Read more...

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Five die in Florida mobile home fire


November 22nd, 2009 - 1:24 am ICT by BNO News
OCALA, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- Five people died when a fire broke out at a mobile home in Florida's northwest Marion County on early Saturday, county officials said.Marion County firefighters responded to ... Read more...

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Pakistani reality show contestant drowns in Bangkok


August 31st, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Aug 31 (IANS) Saad Khan, a reality show contestant from Pakistan, drowned while performing a death defying challenge for a yet-to-be-titled show being shot in Bangkok. Khan, 32, was swimming across a ... Read more...

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Mother and children struck by lightning on Brampton soccer field


August 13th, 2009 - 2:37 am ICT by John Le Fevre
One adult and two children have been taken to a Brampton hospital after being struck by lightning while standing on a soccer field in Toronto, Canada.Emergency crews were called to Centennial ... Read more...

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One dead, 40 injured in Thailand air crash


August 5th, 2009 - 12:22 am ICT by John Le Fevre
A Bangkok Airways flight on a scheduled service from the south-western town of Krabi to the holiday island of Koh Samui crashed while landing earlier today killing the pilot and injuring ... Read more...

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Barge Strikes Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel


July 6th, 2009 - 9:35 pm ICT by GD
The traffic at the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel got delayed for a very long time today morning, and was even completely shut down for a long period of time thus creating a ... Read more...

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Six killed in Washington subway crash


June 23rd, 2009 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): Two subway trains crashed into each other at the height of the evening rush hour on Monday, killing at least six people and injuring several others.A female driver ... Read more...

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Continental Flight 61 pilot dies mid flight


June 19th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Passengers on a Continental Airlines flight from Belgium to New Jersey had an uneventful landing, despite the flights 60-year-old pilot dyeing mid-flight.Continental Flight 61, a Boeing 777 with 247 passengers onboard landed ... Read more...

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