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  • Disaster at the NAIA

    The first disaster was the skidding of a Xiamen Airlines plane on the NAIA international runway during a monsoon-induced downpour last Friday.

    philstar.com
  • Erdogan is leading Turkey to disaster

    Nominally, the current US-Turkey standoff is over American pastor Andrew Brunson, whom the Turks are holding hostage under trumped-up terrorism charges. But the root problem is Turkish strongman Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s determination to lead his nation to ruin. Erdogan rose to power on the promise of honest government and economic prosperity, and in his early...

    New York Post
  • Could The Genoa Disaster Happen In The US?

    After the catastrophic bridge collapse in Genoa earlier this week, fears are mounting that the U.S. could experience a similar event. The American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) listed 54,259 bridges that were deemed "structurally deficient" in 2017 and it would take an estimated 37 years to repair all of them. Additionally, as Statista' Niall McCarthy notes, the data also listed the 10 most-traveled structurally deficient bridges in America. You will find more...

    Zero Hedge
  • Wardrobe whoopsies: On purpose, or an accident?

    Sometimes stars want to cringe with embarrassment. Other times, they just want attention.

    Fox News
  • Further Balkanizing the Balkans is a recipe for disaster

    Playing with borders and divisions in the Balkans was dangerous in the early 1990s, and remains so now.

    Washington Post
  • GOP skirts disaster in Ohio

    Republican Troy Balderson led at the end of the night, but the razor-thin outcome could still spell trouble for the party in November.

    POLITICO
  • Wardrobe whoopsies: On purpose, or an accident?

    Sometimes stars want to cringe with embarrassment. Other times, they just want attention.

    Fox News
  • 1 dead in Maguindanao road accident

    A passenger van hit an elderly lady attending a relative's wedding in Sultan Kudarat town.

    philstar.com
  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Power switch would be disaster

    Not enough attention is being paid to the economic effects that a November Democratic takeover of the House and Senate would bring to bear. The economy would contract, causing investment loan defaults, bankruptcies, job losses and less government revenue to help the needy — a classic bust. Do voters really ...

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  • Accident affected Dressel's Pan Pacs

    Caeleb Dressel's body language at the Pan Pacs in Tokyo gave Australia hope the world champion may have been human after all.But the Dolphins may have to...

    Mail Online
  • India agonises over 'humiliating' Lord's disaster

    India's media on Monday lashed out at "abysmal batting" that led to a crushing innings defeat by England in the second Test at Lord's.Mail Today called...

    Mail Online
  • Netflix’s Insatiable Is an Utter Disaster

    Before the press embargo broke on Insatiable, the new Netflix series was already being criticized. A trailer released online strongly implied that the comedy, in which Debby Ryan stars as a plump high-schooler who suddenly becomes thin and hot, perpetuates fat shaming. As a result, a petition asking Netflix to ... More

    Vulture
  • Clifton Park man killed in accident

    CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. >> The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office has identified the man killed in a night-time bicycling accident as Karl F. Freitag, 52, of Spyglass Hill in Clifton Park. A 911 emergency call at about 12:50 a.m. Monday reported an "unknown problem" of a male down on Carlton Road, south of Van Patten Road.

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  • The Latest: Victims of boat accident mourned

    The Latest on a deadly tourist boat accident in Missouri (all times local): 9:35 p.m. About 300 people gathered in a parking lot outside a tourism business to remember the … Click to Continue

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  • Democrats' 'For the People' plan could be a recipe for disaster

    It’s official: Democrats in D.C. are taking their hands off the steering wheel for the midterm elections. But while the strategy may help them win the House this fall, it could fuel a fracas in the 116th Congress.

    Washington Examiner
  • Daniel Matsunaga reportedly involved in road accident

    Actor Daniel Matsunaga was reportedly involved in a vehicular accident in Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City on Sunday morning. by Jan Milo Severo

    philstar.com
  • IndyCar rallies together in wake of Wickens' accident

    Alexander Rossi and Robert Wickens have forged a bit of a rivalry this season. They've tangled on the track a few times, and exchanged the occasional verbal dart — some more playful than others, like when Wickens jokingly locked Rossi in a prison cell during a promotional event last...

    ABC News
  • IndyCar rallies together in wake of Wickens' accident

    LONG POND, Pa. (AP) - Alexander Rossi and Robert Wickens have forged a bit of a rivalry this season. They've tangled on the track a few times, and exchanged...

    Mail Online
  • IndyCar rallies together in wake of Wickens’ accident

    Alexander Rossi and Robert Wickens have forged a bit of a rivalry this season. They've tangled on the track a few times, and exchanged the occasional verbal dart — some … Click to Continue

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  • IndyCar rallies together in wake of Wickens’ accident

    Alexander Rossi and Robert Wickens have forged a bit of a rivalry this season. They've tangled on the track a few times, and exchanged the occasional verbal dart — some … Click to Continue

    thenewstribune
  • Rescuer in duck boat disaster sues over PTSD

    A man who helped rescue passengers drowning in the tragic Missouri “duck boat” disaster is suing the tour company, claiming he now suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, according to a report. Gregory Harris, who was working on a boat nearby when the tour vessel capsized, was traumatized and injured while pulling victims from Table Rock...

    New York Post
  • Delaware gets disaster designation by agriculture officials

    Delaware has been granted an emergency disaster designation by federal agriculture officials because of a difficult planting and growing season. Kenny Bounds, a deputy secretary with the Delaware Department of … Click to Continue

    thenewstribune
  • State funeral for Genoa bridge collapse disaster

    Families of 18 of the 38 victims gathered for the funeral service in the city centre where coffins were lined up before the alter, draped in white roses.

    Mail Online
  • A Family Lives in Limbo After an Amusement Park Accident

    A family’s tragedy at a Michigan amusement park highlights how parks have kept free of federal oversight.

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