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Quake witness describes Greek island hotel panic

Quake witness describes Greek island hotel panic

Rescuers were checking for trapped people inside houses across Kos at dozens of villages and other sites, but said the damage was confined to the island's main town. The island of Kos was nearest to the epicentre and appeared to be the worst-hit. She said: "We were asleep in our hotel room when we were woken by really violent shaking, and we all were screaming and told to evacuate from the hotel".


Humane society asks for help to ID suspect after dog abuse report

Humane society asks for help to ID suspect after dog abuse report

The animals will come from shelters in Mississippi, Alabama, Texas and Oklahoma that all have high euthanasia rates. After a dog meat farmer appealed directly to the Humane Society International (HSI), asking them to help him shut down his dog meat farm in Yesan for good so he could move into crop-growing instead.


27M uninsured under Senate health care bill

27M uninsured under Senate health care bill

Until the Republican health care plan is officially dead and buried, CBO is the real zombie here. "I'm ready to act; I have pen in hand". "The 2015 bill will remove most of Obamacare and pave the way for Americans to receive significant premium relief".


Pilot Makes Impressive Emergency Landing on Highway

Pilot Makes Impressive Emergency Landing on Highway

Landing an aircraft is not an easy job, especially in an emergency. Jim O'Donnell, the pilot, was alone in the C206 when some sort of mechanical failure forced him to land, according to WABC in NY. Pilot Jim O'Donnell had just taken off from Brookhaven Calabro Airport in Shirley when his plane experienced a sudden mechanical failure. The small plane almost clipped at least one vehicle on the highway after being forced to land due to a mechanical failure soon after take-off from Brookhaven ...


Qatar changes anti-terror law amid Gulf row

Qatar changes anti-terror law amid Gulf row

The Saudi-led group initially issued a 13-point list of demands, which included the shutdown of Al Jazeera , limiting ties with Iran and expelling Turkish troops stationed in the country. This is the same reason why in 2013 and 2014 the [Riyadh] agreements we signed with Qatar were also kept confidential and secret on the request of the Qataris government.


State police search for MI man wanted for 2 homicides

State police search for MI man wanted for 2 homicides

Anthony Morgan said dispatchers got a report of shots fired in the 1800 block of Tray Lane in the Americana Estates mobile home park at 9:38 p.m. A woman died at the scene. The victim later died at a hospital. One of the front tires is a full-sized spare. Patten is considered armed and unsafe. If you see Patten, do not approach him.