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Fond du Lac plane crash passengers file class-action lawsuit

Fond du Lac plane crash passengers file class-action lawsuit

West Wind Aviation has not yet responded to the claim. "Even people who were not injured, but although not injured they were put through a horrific experience", Merchant said. "Broken ribs, serious head injuries, internal bleeding", said Merchant. The Transportation Safety Board has since grounded all West Wind Aviation flights, citing deficiencies in the company's operational control system. Consulte Mais Informação

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Presidents Club charity to close following sexual harassment scandal

Presidents Club charity to close following sexual harassment scandal

Johnson and Carney did not attend the dinner. New education minister Nadhim Zahawi also attended in a personal capacity. Mr Zahawi later posted on Twitter: "I do unequivocally condemn this behaviour". "We are in discussions with the organisers and an investigation is underway,", it said in a statement. Walliams, who emceed the event, tweeted that he was appalled by the reports about the dinner. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pope Francis releases message on fake news

Pope Francis releases message on fake news

In his address , titled "The truth will set you free - Fake news and journalism for peace ", the pope said fake news relies on the "manipulative use of the social networks and the way they function" to spread. "We need to unmask what could be called the "snake-tactics" used.to strike at any time and place", he had warned in the document. "Instead, it risks turning people into unwilling accomplices in spreading biased and baseless ideas". Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkey: Gov't to brief lawmakers on Syria military op

Turkey: Gov't to brief lawmakers on Syria military op

They were deployed there last March to deter Turkish and US -backed rebels from attacking each other and have also carried out training missions in Manbij. "The Dutch government has never supported the YPG", he said. Turkey said three of its soldiers had been killed. At least 13 people have been hurt after two rockets fired from Syria hit a mosque and a house in a Turkish border town. Consulte Mais Informação

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HAPPENING NOW: Senate voting on Brownback's ambassadorship confirmation

HAPPENING NOW: Senate voting on Brownback's ambassadorship confirmation

His nomination was nearly defeated in a 49-49 Senate vote Wednesday afternoon, but Vice President Mike Pence was on hand to cast the tie-breaking vote to allow debate. He's a principled man of faith who will help the Trump Admin advance support for persecuted religious groups around the world. While this an important mission, Brownback's nomination demonstrates the Trump-Pence Administration is intent on changing the charge of the Ambassador to instead be centered on discrimination. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump reportedly asked acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director who he voted for in 2016

Trump reportedly asked acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director who he voted for in 2016

The Washington Post reported Tuesday that Trump asked Andrew McCabe the question when he visited the White house past year. The Post cited a US official as saying McCabe found Trump's questions "disturbing". The president's qualms with agents' allegiances stems from the release of text messages from an Federal Bureau of Investigation agent who later became member of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team, in which he called Trump an "idiot", among other descriptions, in exchanges ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Opposition stages walkout from JK Assembly to protest against Pakistan border firing

Opposition stages walkout from JK Assembly to protest against Pakistan border firing

He wasn't available. Last year, the MHA had set up a high-level Study Group headed by Special Secretary Internal Security to study other problems of the border dwellers. Sagar said that while the BJP Member Parliament from Jammu-Poonch constituency, Jugal Kishore Sharma claimed that the centre had allotted Rs 450 crore for constructing bunkers, the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has been batting for Indo-Pak talks. Consulte Mais Informação

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IS gunmen storm Save the Children office in Afghanistan

IS gunmen storm Save the Children office in Afghanistan

Initial reports said that an explosion took place outside the compound of the organisation in Jalalabad , after which gunmen entered the building and began shooting. Provincial government spokesman Attaullah Khogyani said the blast targeted the aid agency and 11 people had been injured. But Jalabad, the capital of Nangahar Province, which borders Pakistan, is often targeted by Taliban militants. Consulte Mais Informação

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Member of Germany's far-right AfD party 'converts to Islam'

Member of Germany's far-right AfD party 'converts to Islam'

During the 2017 German election, he said that the country was "mutating into a different country" thanks to the "huge mistake" undertaken by Angela Merkel to allow refugees to enter. Meanwhile, Wagner himself says there has been no attempt by his party to pressure him. "That's my private business", he told the newspaper. Capitalizing on the public's misgivings over the arrival of more than a million asylum seekers since 2015, the AfD won more than 90 seats during September's elections, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Shopian: Teen killed in forces firing

Shopian: Teen killed in forces firing

Director General of Police (DGP) SP Vaid said that two militants have been killed in the gunfight. Fighting broke out in Shopian's Chaigund village after the security forces laid siege to it on learning about the presence of militants. "Shakir (had) received a bullet wound in his chest and as such succumbed", Dr Javeed was quoted as saying. At least 105 civilians were killed in law and order situation in the Valley in last two years while 67 other civilians died in militancy related ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Facebook survey to determine news trustworthiness has two questions

Facebook survey to determine news trustworthiness has two questions

Users will first be asked a straight yes or no question as to whether they recognise a set of websites. Now, Facebook users have started receiving the survey, although it isn't what many seemed to expect it to be. Whether or not this two-part questionnaire will do the trick is open to doubt with publishers already up in arms at having their fate decided by a scant survey put in the hands of the same people who have been happily spreading fake news on the platform. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sydney trains: Commute 'chaos' as pay negotiations continue ahead of strike

Sydney trains: Commute 'chaos' as pay negotiations continue ahead of strike

The hearing followed a poll by the Rail, Tram and Bus Union - labelled "illegitimate" by the NSW transport minister - asking asked members via text message whether they wanted to accept the latest pay package offer from management. Harmers Workplace Lawyers lodged a separate application on Tuesday to suspend the industrial action saying the union leadership was at risk of a class action by having "misled their members". Consulte Mais Informação

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