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Plane carrying Minnesota Vikings team slides off runway

Plane carrying Minnesota Vikings team slides off runway

As the fire engines were arriving, Vikings radio sideline announcer and former punter Greg Coleman said, "Can't make this up". It happened after the plane landed and was starting to taxi towards the terminal. A chartered Delta aircraft carrying the Minnesota Vikings slid off a Wisconsin airport taxiway Friday night and became stuck in the grass, leaving the National Football League team waiting more than four hours to deplane.


UN Vote On Israeli Settlements Delayed Indefinitely

UN Vote On Israeli Settlements Delayed Indefinitely

Voting passed 14 to zero and the Obama administration, in a stunning change of position, abstained from voting. U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power said the U.S. The United States (along with Russia, France, Britain, and China) has the ability to veto resolutions in the U.N. Obama's decision to abstain from Friday's vote and refrain from exercising the country's veto power stands in stark contrast to the nation's previous moves to protect Israel, a longtime ally, from similar actions.



San Diego Chargers at Cleveland Browns

Running back Isaiah Crowell did most of the heavy lifting, scoring two touchdowns in the win. Cincinnati also lost to Baltimore's Joe Flacco 17-10 in the 2008 season opener, and the Bengals beat Carolina's Jimmy Clausen 20-7 in 2010. If the 49ers win, they remain the No. 2 pick, but if they lose, they drop to 1-14, and the strength of schedule tiebreaker is in play. And they exulted after as if they had clinched a playoff spot.



Trump co-chair Paladino targets Obamas with offensive comments

In his replies, Paladino makes remarks about President and First Lady Barack and Michelle Obama, including saying he hopes the president dies from mad cow disease. In the statement , Paladino wrote, "It has nothing to do with race". Trump did not personally defend or call out his political ally, though a spokeswoman for the president-elect said the comments "are absolutely reprehensible, and they serve no place in our public discourse", according to the New York Times .


Happy birthday to Colo: Oldest gorilla in US turns 60

Happy birthday to Colo: Oldest gorilla in US turns 60

She has reportedly undergone a recent surgery to remove a malignant tumour and her doctors said she was recovering well. Colo, the very first born and oldest surviving gorilla in captivity will celebrate her 60th birthday on Thursday, Dec. The oldest known living male gorilla, Ozzie, is 55 years old and lives at the Atlanta Zoo, which has a geriatric gorilla specialty. The western lowland gorilla surpassed the record for the longest-lived gorilla in 2012, when she celebrated her 56 birth ...



Cat neglected for years gets rescued, haircut

When he first saw the animal, Russell said he thought the cat was running around with a blanket on top of it until he got a better look at it. "But no - it turned out to be Hidey ". Aan is to undergo an operation that could restore her sight. While she needed a general anaesthetic to enable the veterinary team to take off the fur, she has now fully recovered from her ordeal and the 14 year old is living along with the second cat with Mr Russel and hsi family.