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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 GreeceROME (Reuters) - Rescue teams working through the night have pulled 265 people off a stricken car ferry which caught fire off the coast of Greece but more than 200 are stranded on board, the Italian navy said on Monday. Helicopter crews have been slowly airlifting passengers from the upper deck of the Norman Atlantic, which caught fire in the early hours of Sunday and began drifting in rough seas between Greece and Italy. A medical team and a flight operator are on the vessel to assist the 213 passengers and crew who remain aboard as the rescue continues, the navy said. ...


2014-12-28 23:26:25 -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