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US Navy destroyer collides with Philippine container ship

Crew members from the destroyer USS Dewey had helped stabilize the damaged destroyer after it collided with a container ship off the coast of Japan, leaving at least three sailors injured, in addition to the seven missing. The destroyer suffered severe damage to its starboard side, while the container ship sustained light damage. The 29,000-ton container ship, which handles general cargo, includes a captain and a crew of 20, NYK said.



Trump says Congressman Scalise 'in some trouble' after shooting

In the history of the contest, Republicans and Democrats each have won 39 games with one tie. Bailey then threw a pitch that bounced before reaching the catcher, Roberto Clemente Jr. "I don't want to answer these questions about his politics", she said. Suzanne Hodgkinson said she thought her husband had traveled to Washington to focus on tax issues but had not known much of what he was doing.


Ireland elects first gay Prime Minister Leo Varadkar

Ireland elects first gay Prime Minister Leo Varadkar

Back in 2014, Varadkar went as far to say that he was "pro life" and that while he wasn't in favour of "abortion on demand", he thought current laws put lives of women at risk. Leo Varadkar is set to officially become the Republic of Ireland's Taoiseach (prime minister) on Wednesday. "Matt is just a very special person".



Minnesota cop cleared of all charges in Philando Castile case

Paul. Twitter users questioned the verdict with several people pointing out the jury - comprised of only two black members - chose to acquit officer Jeronimo Yanez despite there being a Facebook video of Castile's shooting in the St.


Rajasthan lynching: Activists demand rigorous punishment for accused

Rajasthan lynching: Activists demand rigorous punishment for accused

The five accused officials of the Pratapgarh Municipal Corporation have reached the slum area with an intention to shame and stop people from defecating in the open. Today, we parked our auto and were informing people about the ills of open defecation when a man rushed towards us, and started hitting and abusing our employees", Jain was quoted as saying by The Indian Express .


7 reported missing after US Navy ship collision off Japan

7 reported missing after US Navy ship collision off Japan

Naval Hospital Yokosuka. The collision with the container ship ACX Crystal took place around 2:30 a.m. Saturday local time. An injured crew member of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald is carried on a stretcher on the destroyer off Shimoda.