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January 5, 2019 4:44 PM 2019’s first yellow vest event brings tear gas, fires to Paris

PARIS—French security forces fired tear gas and flash-bang ammunition at protesters during a march through picturesque central Paris on Saturday as several thousand supporters of the yellow vest movement kept up pressure on President Emmanuel Macron with the first action of 2019. A river boat restaurant moored below the clashes on the Left Bank of the Seine 12

January 3, 2019 9:21 PM Ontario father-daughter duo continue cross-continental row across Atlantic

Cheryl Beeden says her husband was ready to "hang up his oars" after becoming the first person to row solo non-stop from North America to the Australian mainland in 2015, but Libby convinced him to get back in the boat for a father-daughter row across the Atlantic. The Beedens, who take turns at the oar and sleep in shifts for nearly round-the-clock 11

November 23, 2018 6:37 PM Duck boat owner settles with Missouri family over accident

KANSAS CITY, MO.—The company that owns the duck boat that sank in Table Rock Lake near Branson, Missouri, in July, killing 17 people, has settled the first of several lawsuits filed in the accident. The three adult daughters of 65-year-old William Bright and his 63-year-old wife, Janice Bright, of Higginsville, Missouri, filed suit soon after the accident 20

November 21, 2018 3:54 PM American is killed by bow and arrow on remote Indian island

Dependra Pathak, police chief in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, said Chau, from Washington state, may have been trying to convert the islanders to Christianity. Right before he left in his kayak, Chau gave the fishermen a long note. In it, police officials said, he had written that Jesus had bestowed him with the strength to go to the most forbidden 27

October 29, 2018 2:56 AM Lion Air flight loses contact, search in Indonesian seas

JAKARTA, INDONESIA—A Lion Air flight lost contact shortly after it left Indonesia’s capital Monday morning, and a search and rescue effort was being made at sea. The Boeing 737-800 plane departed Jakarta, about 6.20 a.m. for Pangkal Pinang on an island chain off Sumatra. Data for Flight 610 on aircraft tracking website FlightAware ends just a few minutes 29

October 17, 2018 6:21 PM ‘I ain’t dead,’ Roseanne Barr retorts after Conners premiere

“While we wish the very best for the cast and production crew of The Conners, all of whom are deeply dedicated to their craft and were Roseanne’s cherished colleagues, we regret that ABC chose to cancel Roseanne by killing off the Roseanne Conner character,” Barr and Boteach said in the statement, which Barr linked to on Twitter. “That it was done through 39

September 15, 2018 11:06 PM Survivor the Kitty still has nine lives despite Florence’s best efforts

It looked like they were close, the man and his young cat, and Simmons smiled at the thought. “His momma was in there,” Simmons said, referencing his home. “But she’s a wild cat.” All day, Simmons said, he’d watched the small boats arrive in his neighborhood and watched them haul away his neighbors. His house hadn’t been flooded, he said. The water rose and stopped 25

September 7, 2018 7:12 PM Who stacked furniture, balls, books and a boat on Sir Adam Beck’s head?

“Sometime it’s actual humans, not just sculptures, but this is the first time it’s been installed in a fixed way,” explains Russo. “They’ve always been strung up on a crane for a photograph, so he was a little nervous. That was a big challenge.” The artist got some attention in New York City for building an entire elevated living room around a statue 24

August 18, 2018 2:56 AM Reports say 12-year-old girl killed in California boating accident was from Waterloo

SAN DIEGO—Officials have identified a 12-year-old Canadian girl as the victim of a deadly boat accident in California. The San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office says Lia Rose Barakett was riding in a boat with family friends last Saturday when tragedy struck. A statement on the office’s website says Barakett was thrown from the boat when it made a sudden 25

August 15, 2018 3:10 PM Boat sinks on Nile River in Sudan, killing 22

CAIRO—A boat sank on Wednesday while crossing the Nile River in Sudan and at least 22 people drowned, including 21 students and a woman, the country’s state news agency reported. The boat was carrying more than 40 students on their way to school in the northern River Nile state, SUNA said. The report did not say how old the students were. SUNA said the boat sank after 29