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  1. 16 Die in Coal Mine Accident in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Marine News

    Rescuers work at the accident site after a coal mine collapsed in Tiechanggou township, China's Xinjiang regional capital of Urumqi Sixteen workers were killed after a coal mine collapsed in China's far western region of Xinjiang, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday, highlighting the poor safety standards in the world's biggest coal producing country. The accident occurred in the regional capital of Urumqi on Friday night when 33 workers were underground, the report said citing local officials.

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  2. Poll: Islamic State threat seen as importantRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Oct. 14, 2014 file photo, President Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with more than 20 foreign defense ministers on the ongoing operations against the Islamic State group, at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. Nearly two-thirds of Americans believe the threat posed by the Islamic State militants is a very important issue, and fewer than half approve of the way President Barack Obama is handling the danger posed by them, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll.

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  3. Militant group said to be using chlorine bombsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    New allegations have emerged that Islamic State extremists have expanded their arsenal with chlorine bombs and captured fighter jets - weapons that could help the militants in Iraq and Syria. Kurdish fighters in the key Syrian border town of Kobani have held off a month-long offensive by the Islamic State group with the help of a U.S.-led campaign of airstrikes.

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  4. "The military is protecting democracy, not practicing it"Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Big Apple

    Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.

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  5. Return Garamendi to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    Rep. John Garamendi, D-Walnut Grove, and his opponent, state Assemblyman Dan Logue, R-Chico, waltzed through the June 3 primary as the only two candidates in a race where the top two would advance to the Nov. 4 election. The campaign crept through the summer but heated up in the fall.

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  6. Spering best choice for county supervisorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    There's a fight going on for the soul of Solano County, and it's taking place in race for the 3rd District seat on the Board of Supervisors. Service Employees International Local 1021's candidate political action committee has supported Fairfield City Councilwoman and challenger Pam Bertani to the tune of 15.65 percent of the nearly $1 million in support to all candidates this year, based on information reported on the California Secretary of State's website.

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  7. Greenwald, JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newark Advocate

    James Martin Greenwald NEWARK: A Funeral Mass for James Martin Greenwald, 81, of Newark, will be held at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 10:30 A.M., Tuesday, October 28, 2014, with Rev. JCP Sullivan, Parish Priest as celebrant.

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  8. COSCO Delivers BulkerRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Marine News

    The Board of Directors of COSCO Corporation Limited announced that COSCO Shipyard Co., Ltd a subsidiary of the Company's 51% owned COSCO Shipyard Group Co., Ltd, has delivered a 80,000 DWT bulk carrier, "CIC EPOS", to its European Buyer. The delivery documents were signed by and between COSCO Dalian and the buyer recently.

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  9. Two dilapidated government-owned buildings to be taken downRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Western Star

    Stephenville Mayor Tom O'Brien said he learned the buildings, numbers 342 and 347 Massachusetts Drive, were going to be removed after a conversation with Transportation and Works Minister David Brazil on Wednesday. The two buildings include one that is painted pink and hasn't been used since the air force base closed in 1966, with the exception of Transportation and Works storing some materials there more than a decade ago.

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  10. NORAD - Sexercise continues at Goose Bay despite shooting in Ottawa this weekRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Telegram

    More than 500 Canadian and American forces personnel gathered this week at 5 Wing Goose Bay for training have been shaken by the killing of a comrade in Ottawa Wednesday, but it didn't deterthem from their duty, says Lt.-Col. Mark Roberts.

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  11. ABB's 25th Year in DubaiRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Marine News

    ABB Turbocharging is celebrating its 25th anniversary in UAE. Established in 1989 in Dubai, ABB has grown to become a fully-fledged service station capable of carrying out all repair works with 27 employees in three locations.

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  12. Wausau man caught on camera aboard the USS George H.W. BushRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    Every now and then, the U.S. military shares a photo of a Wisconsin soldier on the job far from home...so we're sharing it with you. In this photo, Aviation Ordnanceman 1st Class David Janovotz, from Wausau is seen performing a daily inspection on an EA-6B Prowler aircraft.

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  13. Navy to Commission Submarine North DakotaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Marine News

    The Navy will commission its newest attack submarine North Dakota, during a ceremony Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at Submarine Base New London in Groton, Connecticut. North Dakota, designated SSN 784, honors the state's citizens and veterans and their strong military support and heritage from the Frontier Wars through the Cold War and currently the Global War on Terrorism.

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  14. Ezra Bags $70m in Offshore ContractsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Marine News

    Ezra Holdings Limited, a leading contractor and provider of integrated offshore solutions to the oil and gas industry, today announced that the Group's Subsea Services division, EMAS AMC, has won multiple new awards from various energy companies valued at over US$70 million. The scope of work includes subsea installation of umbilicals, flowlines and jumpers, as well as provision of services to support rigs.

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  15. China says seeks closer military ties with IranRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tehran Times

    China wants to have closer military ties with Iran, the Chinese defense minister told the visiting head of the Iranian Navy on Thursday, state media reported. Chinese Defense Minister Chang Wanquan told Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari that the two armed forces have seen "good cooperation on mutual visits, personnel training and other fields in recent years", Xinhua news agency reported.

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  16. After Ukraine, Russia Beefs Up Military In Armenia And KyrgyzstanRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Groong

    AFTER UKRAINE, RUSSIA BEEFS UP MILITARY IN ARMENIA AND KYRGYZSTAN Silk Road Reporters Oct 24 2014 Published by John C. K. Daly October 24, 2014 For years Russia has complained about what they describe as NATO's expansion eastward. Noted diplomat-historian George F. Kennan in 1997 clearly foresaw the consequences of such actions when in 1997 he wrote in a newspaper commentary, "Expanding NATO would be the most fateful error of American policy in the post-Cold War era.

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  17. Of love and the great warRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    There are four events left on this year's STARFest schedule, starting with today's double bill event with P.S. Duffy and Jennifer Robson. Peter Bailey, the library's director, has enjoyed all of the authors thus far but has a special interest in this one.

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  18. The Hunter Biden chroniclesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Minot Daily News

    Everything you need to know about Beltway nepotism, corporate cronyism and corruption can be found in the biography of Robert Hunter Biden. Where are the Occupy Wall Street rabble-rousers and enemies of elitist privilege when you need them? Straining their neck muscles to look the other way.

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  19. ALCORN, DeWayne P.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice ALCORN, Mr. DeWayne P. age 50, of Acworth, GA, passed away October 21, 2014. He was retired from the United States Air Force with 20 years of service and was a 2011 graduate of Southern Poly University where he was given the Distinguished Scholar Award.

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  20. Simmons graduates basic trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class George L. Simmons graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills.

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