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1 hr ago | Examiner.com

Vanessa Monroe must save her former crew mates kidnapped by Somali pirates

In Taylor Stevens latest Vanessa Munroe thriller, "The Catch" http://www.amazon.com/Catch-Novel-Taylor-Stevens-ebook/dp/B00HXYKZ56/ref=la_B004HWWX4S_1_1's=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1406149638&sr=1-1 , she takes us deep into the treacherous armpit and waters around Africa to save the members of a security team kidnapped by pirates .

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9 hrs ago | News Max

The Benefits of One Party Rule

Government runs so much smoother under one party rule. None of those messy legislative gridlocks or government shutdown threats are seen or heard.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

SBWire

MarketResearchReports.Com: Future of the Sri Lankan Defense Industry...

The Future of the Sri Lankan Defense Industry - Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2019 provides readers with a detailed analysis of both historic and forecast Sri Lankan defense industry values, factors influencing demand, the challenges faced by industry participants, analysis of industry leading companies, and key ... (more)

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Kansas City InfoZine

Yemen Travel Warning

This limits the Embassy's ability to assist U.S. citizens in an emergency and provide routine consular services.

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Related Topix: Prison, Yemen, Middle East, World News, Terrorism

Asia News Network

Petaling Jaya: Families of MH17 victims deserve justice

The downing of MH17 was an act of murder. Nothing - not even being in the wrong place at the wrong time - can justify the cold-blooded murder of 298 civilians.

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Related Topix: Malaysia, Vladimir Putin, World News, Russia

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Burmanet

Mizzima News: Energy addiction

China's strategic investment in an oil transhipment terminal on the Myanmar coast at Kyaukphyu and a 900-kilometre pipeline to Yunnan could soon be justified by a surge in piracy in the Malacca Strait between Malaysia and Indonesia.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Hu Jintao, Malaysia,

InvestorIdeas.com

Research and Markets: Global Maritime Security Market 2014-2018 with...

July 21, 2014 Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Maritime Security Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.

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Hindustan Times

Navys twin mishaps commando killed fire on ship

An Indian Navy commando was on Monday killed in a weapon-handling accident at Visakhapatnam-based INS Kalinga, a missile storage facility under the Eastern Naval Command and a base for marine commandos .

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NewsOne

Re: William Potts Jr. Receives 20 Years For Hijacking Plane To Cuba | News One

Williams Potts, Jr. , who hijacked a commercial plane and forced it to travel to Cuba back in 1984, was handed a 20-year prison sentence by a Florida federal judge last week, according to Yahoo News .

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Evening Sun

USS Gettysburg wins top Navy honor

Commander, United States Fleet Forces Command, Admiral Bill Gortney, presents sailors assigned to the guided-missile cruiser USS Gettysburg with the 2013 Battenberg Cup.

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OregonLive.com

Portland Center Stage's JAW Festival brings staged readings about D.B. Cooper and more

Renata Friedman and Amir Arison perform "Threesome" at the 2013 JAW Festival, a reading of news plays presented by Portland Center Stage.

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BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: Pirates of Penzance at Toby's is Silly and Sublime

When it came to my attention that Toby's, the dinner theater in Columbia, was going to stage Gilbert and Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance , I was puzzled.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Gilbert and Sullivan, Opera, Comedy Movies, The Pirates of Penzance, Musical Movies, Pop/Rock, Linda Ronstadt

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Aboard a Chinese destroyer

China's entry into the Rim of the Pacific naval exercises, being held in Hawaii this month with 22 nations, is a mark of prestige for the rapidly modernizing Chinese Navy.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, US Navy

SooToday

The Soo To-Do List

Marie from July 18 - 20. Enjoy a 90-minute excursion aboard the pirate schooner, listening to old tales of the sea from crew dressed as pirates.

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Stars and Stripes

US hijacker of jet to Cuba in 1984 gets 20-year prison sentence

William Potts Jr., a self-described black militant who hijacked a U.S. jetliner to Cuba 30 years ago, told a Miami federal judge Thursday that he was no longer that "same person."

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

USS Gettysburg wins top Navy honor

MAYPORT, FLA.>> The guided missile cruiser USS Gettysburg became only the fifth cruiser to win the Battenberg Cup since the award's inception in 1905.

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Stabroek News

Pirate attacka Relatives of missing fishermen leery of captain's story

The families of the four fishermen who were allegedly attacked by pirates and tossed overboard in Suriname waters on the night of July 8th, suspect that there is more to the men's disappearance, citing several inconsistencies in the boat owner's story.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Bloomberg

China Coveting Power Parity Joins U.S.-Led Naval Drills

After 43 years of watching the world's largest multinational naval exercises take place off Hawaii , China has the second-largest fleet at the U.S.-led drills this year, offering it a step toward the great-power parity it seeks in the Pacific.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Xi Jinping, US Military, US Navy, US News

The Miami Herald

U.S. hijacker of jet to Cuba 30 years ago faces sentencing in Miami

"> : Florida Gov. Rick Scott, center, chats with cyclists Wednesday after signing a bill that created the Aaron Cohen Life Protection Act.

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Related Topix: Prison, Federal Prisons, Federal Detention Center, Miami, Florida, Rick Scott, US Governors

KTVN Reno

Holocaust Museum opens UN archive on WWII crimes

A son of child molestation convict Jerry Sandusky says Sandusky had a bedtime "ritual" at the family's central Pennsylvania home.

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