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Libyan coastguard left refugees to die in Mediterranean: NGO

2 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

A woman and a child were found dead hours after they were left in their damaged boat by the Libyan coastguard.
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The Latest: Spain reports 328 migrant rescues at sea

6 hours ago   |   ABC News

Spain's Maritime Rescue Service says at least 328 people have been rescued in the Mediterranean Sea despite strong currents in the Strait of Gibraltar area, the closest stretch...
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Rescue group: Libya left migrants to die in Mediterranean

9 hours ago   |   National Post

MADRID - A migrant aid group has accused Libya's coast guard of abandoning three people in the Mediterranean Sea, including a woman and a toddler who died, after intercepting...
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Libyan coast guard rescues some 160 Europe-bound migrants

13 hours ago   |   ABC News

Libya's coast guard says it has intercepted some 160 Europe-bound African migrants, including dozens of children and women, in the Mediterranean Sea near its shores
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Italy Rescues Migrants and Asks Other Countries to Host Them

Italy Rescues Migrants and Asks Other Countries to Host Them

1 day ago   |   MintPress News

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte is trying to find countries willing to take in some 450 migrants rescued from an overcrowded ship in the Mediterranean on Saturday, a...
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Marc Anthony buys Cocoplum mansion at a deep discount - for $19 million

1 day ago   |   Miami Herald

Singer Marc Anthony has plunked down a cool $19 million for a 12-bedroom Mediterranean mansion in the Coral Gables neighborhood of Cocoplum - the highest price ever paid for a...
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The Latest: Migrants say 4 drowned before latest sea rescue

1 day ago   |   ABC News

Migrants who landed in Sicily after days at sea are reporting that four Somalis died during their Mediterranean odyssey
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Italy transfers migrants off ship, but refuses them entry

3 days ago   |   ABC News

Italy has transferred 451 migrants from a big fishing boat onto two border patrol vessels in the Mediterranean, but says they should be sent to Malta or Libya not Italy
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New Cyclone helicopter soars over Halifax days before its first international deployment

4 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

HALIFAX - Two CH-148 Cyclones soared over Halifax harbour on Friday, marking a critical step in the oft-delayed rollout of the Canadian military's fleet of new maritime...
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New Cyclone helicopter takes to the skies before first international deployment

4 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

HALIFAX - Two of the Canadian military's CH-148 Cyclone helicopters soared over Halifax harbour this morning, days before one of the maritime helicopters heads out on its first...
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MGM Resorts denies liability for Las Vegas shooting, asks courts for protection from lawsuits

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President Trump says he accepts US intelligence agencies conclusion Russia meddled in 2016 election

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Former Ohio court employee admits to helping drug dealers

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Mueller asks for immunity for witnesses in Manafort case

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