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Plane Catches Fire at Fort Lauderdale Airport

  Thursday October 29, 2015 – A commercial passenger plane caught fire Thursday while preparing for departure from Florida’s Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, federal officials said. The Dynamic Airways Boeing 767, with 101 passengers and crew on board, was preparing for a 12:30 p.m. ET takeoff to Caracas, Venezuela, when occupants of another plane reported seeing fuel leaking from its left ...

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Netanyahu: Israel Will Settle Score With Those Killing Civilians

  Wednesday October 14, 2015 – Israel will immediately implement a number of steps on the ground that will impress upon the terrorists and those who incite them that “terror does not pay,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in the Knesset on Tuesday. Netanyahu’s comments came at a special session in the Knesset to mark 14 years to the assassination ...

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The 5 Cities With The Biggest Gap Between The Rich and The Poor

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All over the world there has always been a divide between those who earn higher incomes and those who are not so fortunate. In recent decades, the gap has grown considerably resulting in a greater concentration of wealth. To determine the segmentation of income the Gini coefficient is usually used as a measuring tool. This coefficient analyzes the distribution of wealth ...

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Safety Over Selfie: Meet The 7 New Russian PSAs

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It turns out the Russians took the selfie trend too far! According to a source of the Russian Interior minister, hundreds have suffered multiple injuries when taking selfies, since the beginning of 2015. Russian Police has even reported 10 casualties, all of which occurred while the victims were taking selfies. The Russian government decided it was enough, and that’s how ...

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Fundraising War Between Pro And Anti Death Penalty Activists in Nebraska

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Death penalty in Nebraska was abolished in May. Yet it seems that neither the Governor or the Pro-death penalty activists are willing to settle that easily. A fundraising race is trying to bring the penalty back throughout a statewide vote. Pro and anti penalty activists are fighting a fierce battle to either bring it back or forget about it for ...

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Zuckerberg Says Facebook’s Name Policy Works for Transgender People

It seems Facebook will continue to use its controversial real-name policy. Last week, the company’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg made it clear that they have no intention to change it in spite of the complaints from the transgender community. The creator of the social network publicly defended the policy by stating that “it can work for trans people”. The question is … can it ...

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The Chinese Crisis You Missed While Watching Greece

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While all eyes were focusing on the economic crisis in Greece, China was having its very own financial meltdown. Over ten million investors with little to no financial experience plowed their savings into the stock market only to witness its collapse just a few months later. Chinese leaders are taking on desperate measures to restore people’s confidence and to get the market back on ...

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