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Man made fake bomb threat to get date with flight attendant

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A 65-year-old man has admitted making a fake bomb threat in the hope of getting a date with a flight attendant. The Serbian man’s telephone call caused Lufthansa’s flight LH1411 to be evacuated on Thursday before its take-off from Belgrade to Frankfurt. All 130 passengers and five crew members had to leave the aircraft while Read More

As ‘superstar’ cities keep winning, worrisome U.S. divide widens

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Reuters) – In the depths of the financial crisis, when the world was shunning debt and battening down for the worst, city officials here zagged in what seemed a preposterous direction and spent $600 million on a new convention center. The Space Needle is seen on the skyline of the Puget Sound port Read More

Trump’s tariffs trip up the all-American RV industry

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ELKHART, Ind. (Reuters) – Carrie Gray points to a stack of unwelcome mail on a conference table at the offices of Renegade RV, one of the leading U.S. manufacturers of high-end recreational vehicles. She’s buried in bad news from most of her about 350 suppliers. An assembly line worker works on the production line at Read More

BOEM announces region-wide lease sale for GOM

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7/18/2019 WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt today announced that the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will offer 77.8 million acres for a region-wide lease sale scheduled for Aug. 21, 2019. The sale would include all available unleased areas in federal waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Lease Sale 253, scheduled Read More

Paint makers reach $305 million settlement in California, ending marathon lead poisoning lawsuit

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OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) – After a 19-year legal struggle, three former makers of lead paint have agreed to a $305 million settlement with California county and city governments to mitigate poisoning dangers still present in old housing. Common sources of lead found in homes, including lead-based paint, are seen displayed at the Alameda County Healthy Homes Read More

German mayor hospitalized after assault: should local politicians be afraid?

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Mayor Dieter Gummer of the German city of Hockenheim was left bloodied and hospitalized after an unknown assailant punched him. One politician has already died, and reports suggest that such attacks are becoming more common. Gummer, a member of the left-wing Social Democratic Party, answered a ring at his doorbell on Monday evening to find Read More

U.S. to move public lands agency to Colorado from Washington

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FILE PHOTO: U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management trail marker is shown along the Arch Canyon trail in Bears Ears National Monument, New Mexico, U.S., October 27, 2017. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen (Reuters) – The U.S. Bureau of Land Management will move its headquarters to Colorado from Washington, officials said on Tuesday, sparking ire Read More

BOURBON Press Release: BOURBON partners with PEUGEOT Design Lab to design new cabins for its Crew boats

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PRESS RELEASE16 July 2019        BOURBON partners with PEUGEOT Design Lab to design new cabins for its Crew boats Bourbon Mobility, leader in offshore personel transport, proposes services inspired by the aviation industry for its customers. Future cabins will be developed in a range of 3 levels of comfort: “Business Class”, “Premium” and “Eco”. Bourbon Read More

280+ arrested as Algeria football fans go on rampage in French cities (PHOTO, VIDEO)

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Algerian football fans faced off with riot police across France after victory celebrations turned violent in Paris, Lyon, and Marseille. Dozens of people were arrested, with tear gas deployed to restore order. Fans overcome with joy were out on the streets of three major French cities after Algeria knocked Nigeria out of the 2019 Africa Read More