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British cruise passengers are killed in a car crash while on a sightseeing coach trip in Oman

Two British women have been killed while on a coach trip excursion in the middle of an 'Authentic Arabia' cruise in the Middle East.The pair were stepping off a coach in Salalah, Oman, near the Haffa market, when they were hit by a car.The driver, who did not have a licence, had veered into the wrong lane, Royal Oman Police say.

All on board plane survive crash into Pacific lagoon

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — A passenger on a plane that crashed into a Pacific lagoon on Friday said the flight attendants were panicking and he saw water pouring through a hole in the side of the plane before he was able to escape.Local boats helped rescue all 47 passengers and crew after the plane hit the water while trying…

Northern Rail services disrupted by latest strike in...

Rail services were disrupted again on Saturday because of another strike in the long-running dispute over guards on trains.Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union on Arriva Rail North (Northern) walked out for the 29th time since the row started.Only a third of trains were due to run.The company said: We…

Billions of defense dollars at stake for shipyards in Maine, Mississippi

(Tribune News Service) Losing out to its only competitor for contracts to build Navy destroyers is dredging up concerns about Bath Iron Works' ability to remain competitive as it tries to diversify its workload. The Navy announced Thursday that an order of 10 Arleigh Burke-class DDG 51 guided-missile destroyers would be split unevenly between BIW and its sole rival for the work…

"NEW TO THE STREET" & "Exploring the Block" Announce Their Upcoming TV Shows on the FOX Business Net

Broadcasting Nationwide, FOX Business Network Brings Viewing Access up to 95 million homesNEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FMW Media Works Corp. announces the upcoming airings of its TV show "NEW TO THE STREET," on September 29, 2018 at 5:00 PM ET / 2:00 PM PT, featuring SanSal Wellness Holdings Inc. (OTCQB:SSWH), Solar Integrated Roofing, Inc. (OTC:SIRC), GreenBox POS (OTC:GRBX).

My boyfriend wants me to pay half his mortgage as rent

Dear Moneyist:My home is finally selling after a divorce some years ago. I will clear just enough profit to potentially make a down payment to purchase another house some small fixer-upper to secure my future housing needs. I have a smaller but consistent work income.My current significant other of two years, a genuinely sweet and kind person, owns his own home.

Maritime industrys role in world economy highlighted

KARACHI - The World Maritime Day is celebrated every year to highlight the contribution of international maritime industry to the world economy and focus on the importance of shipping safety, maritime security and marine environment.This year’s theme of World Maritime Day is “Our Heritage — Better Shipping for a Better Future”.In today's globalized world…

U.S. hands over Island-class patrol boats to Naval Forces of Ukraine

The solemn ceremony took place on the territory of the U.S. Coast Guard "Baltimore" and was attended by Ukrainian President President Poroshenko and his wife Maryna Poroshenko.president.gov.uaThe solemn ceremony took place on the territory of the U.S. Coast Guard "Baltimore" and was attended by Ukrainian President President Poroshenko and his wife Maryna Poroshenko…

ACRA Calls for Action on Capitol Hill - Legal & Legislative

The ACRA delegation joins Senator Jim Inhofe (R-OK, center), co-sponsor (along with Tammy Baldwin, D-WI) of the ACRA supported Data Access Advisory Committee Amendment to the Senate HAV bill on autonomous vehicle regulations.Photo courtesy of Sharon Faulkner.Members of the American Car Rental Association (ACRA) descended…

US, Philippines increase number of joint military activities

MANILA, Philippines (AP) The Philippine military said Friday its joint defense and security activities with U.S. forces, including annual combat exercises, will increase next year in a show of the treaty allies' continuing robust relations.Top U.S. and Philippine military officials agreed to increase the number of joint security activities next year to 281 in areas that include counterterrorism…

Keppel, SPH to make joint offer for M1; Keppel to privatise Keppel T&T, Companies & Markets

SingaporeKEPPEL Corp (KepCorp) on Thursday said it will be making a pre-conditional voluntary general offer of S$2.06 cash a share for the M1 shares it does not own, and a separate offer to privatise subsidiary, Keppel Telecommunications and Transportation (Keppel T&T), at S$1.91 a share in cash.The offer for M1, made together with Singapore Press Holdings (SPH)…

ADAS 2018: Corvettes and OPVs attract attention - NWI - Naval Warfare

Pole/Zero has received an IDIQ contract to provide components and repairs for Boeing's P-8A Poseidon Lots 9, 10 and 11 full-rate production aircraft.Components include antenna ...The Philippines is on the lookout for a single multipurpose amphibious aircraft for use by the Naval Air Group of the Philippine Navy (PN). The…

China Has a New Plan to Hunt and Kill Navy Submarines

Zachary KeckSecurity, Think "low-cost unmanned submarines".China Has a New Plan to Hunt and Kill Navy SubmarinesKania makes the case that this permission was likely granted for signaling purposes, and could enhance Chinese deterrence. At the same time, she notes it is nearly impossible to confirm the level of maturity or actual capabilities of these submarines.

Garden Reach Shipbuilders extends IPO closure, revises price band

(Reuters) - State-owned Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd revised the price band for its initial public offering (IPO) to raise up to 3.45 billion rupees ($47.64 million) and extended the subscription offer by three days. Employees of Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd (GRSE), India's warship building company…

China out to meddle in 2018 election — National Politics — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine

Evan Vucci | APEvan Vucci | APPresident Donald Trump participates in a United Nations Security Council briefing on counterproliferation at the United Nations General Assembly, Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018, at U.N. Headquarters. Zeke Miller and Jonathan Lemire, The Associated Press •September 26, 2018 4:24 pmUNITED NATIONS Taking center stage at the United Nations…

A Readers POV & Must-Reads: Runaway Girl, Miss, Hot Winter Nights and When We Kiss

Ive been a voracious reader since I was 6 years old, and I dont often pause to appreciate the magic of books or the ease with which reading comes to me. My son, who has dyslexia, is often the catalyst that I need to step back and reflect, because he hasnt arrived at a place in which reading is an enjoyable experience that hell voluntarily do.

San Diego Fire appoints lifeguard division chief

SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Fire-Rescue Department announced Wednesday that a 23-year veteran lifeguard who’s been serving as interim lifeguard division chief for six months was appointed to the permanent post.Fire-Rescue Chief Colin Stowell said James Gartland “has a passion for lifeguarding and is a dedicated member of our department and the San Diego community.

Hill Sends Big Chunk of Next Years Money to Trump, Minus His Border Wall

As President Donald Trump gave a stem-winding press conference Wednesday on refusing to meet with the Canadian prime minister, getting laughed at by the United Nations, and what will happen to his embattled Supreme Court nominee, the House was passing legislation.The chamber voted, 361-61, in favor of a measure that would allocate most of the fiscal 2019 appropriations that Congress controls…

Interim San Diego lifeguard chief tapped for the permanent job

After half a year at the helm, Intermin Lifeguard Division Chief James Gartland can now drop that first word from his title.On Wednesday, the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department announced that it has appointed Gartland to permanently lead its lifeguard division.Chief Gartland has a passion for lifeguarding and is a dedicated…

Take pictures, not pebbles, Greek island Skiathos tell...

ATHENS, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Activists on the Greek island of Skiathos have stepped up a campaign to prevent tourists stealing their marble stones, advising visitors to take a picture instead of a pebble as a holiday memento.The white, round pebbles were formed from the rocks surrounding Lalaria Beach on the island, which…