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Search and rescue operations continue for plane that disappeared off Indonesia coast.


1969-12-31 17:00:00 -0700

Handout video grab showing a person being lifted on an Italian Navy helicopter as the car ferry Norman Atlantic burns in waters off GreeceBy Renee Maltezou and Gavin Jones ATHENS/ROME (Reuters) - Italian and Greek helicopter crews worked into the night to airlift passengers off a burning ferry adrift in the Adriatic Sea, battling darkness and bad weather that hampered rescue efforts by other ships throughout Sunday. Helicopters were plucking passengers off the Italian-flagged Norman Atlantic and transferring them to a nearby vessel, after a dramatic day that began when a fire broke out on its lower deck in the early hours. ...


2014-12-28 20:40:49 -0700

New York Mayor de Blasio his wife Chirlane and New York Police Commissioner Bratton speak before before NYPD officer Ramos' funeral at Christ Tabernacle Church to it's final resting place in the Queens borough of New YorkNew York City Police Commissioner William Bratton says the rift between the NYPD and Mayor Bill de Blasio will continue for the foreseeable future.


2014-12-28 09:58:01 -0700