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Someone on a nearby sailboat saw what happened and rescued the man before calling the marine police. Another swimmer was seriously injured on Thursday after a sea lion bit him on the arm. Experts say the perpetrator could have also been a harbor seal, given that the two species are hard to tell apart in the water. Dr. Claire Simeone is the Conservation Medicine Veterinarian for the Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito.
  • Young girl 'steals' baby Jesus in school nativity play

    Young girl 'steals' baby Jesus in school nativity play

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    The audience also erupted in laughter over the scene. Benson became the envy of her fellow pageant-mates, as the three-year-old who played Mary grabbed her "son" from Benson and put the doll back in the manger. Momma to the rescue tried her best to protect her baby at all costs. "Definitely a program I will remember", Benson wrote on Facebook. If not, you clearly haven't seen what happened in a recent church Christmas pageant that went hilarious awry when one enterprising young actress ...
  • Sharad can't attend RS, but can draw salary, retain bungalow

    Sharad can't attend RS, but can draw salary, retain bungalow

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    The Delhi high court on Friday refused to stay disqualification of former JD (U) president Sharad Yadav as a Rajya Sabha member but allowed him to draw his salary, allowances, perks and retain the bungalow. But Congress members did not relent and started raising slogans. On December 10 in Palampur, the PM made this allegation. But the opposition wanted the PM to "prove" his allegations, asserting that if found true, those involved must be punished.
  • 'Drive sober or get pulled over' campaign kicks off

    'Drive sober or get pulled over' campaign kicks off

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    You'll face jail time, fines, loss of your driver's license and other related expenses. Every day, nearly 29 people in the United States die in alcohol-related vehicle crashes, according to police. A fall, 2017 Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over operation in Waukesha County that took place around the Labor Day weekend allowed deputies to spend an extra 78 hours on local roadways in a roughly two-week span.
  • Miss Iraq forced to flee country over Instagram photo alongside Miss Israel

    Miss Iraq forced to flee country over Instagram photo alongside Miss Israel

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    Miss Iraq Sarah Idan responded on Thursday to the recent revelation that her family was forced to leave her country after she took a photograph with her Israeli counterpart at last month's Miss Universe pageant. Miss Iraq 2017 Sarah Idan competes during the 2017 Miss Universe Pageant at The Axis at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on November 26, 2017 in Las Vegas.
  • Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE: ALK)

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    The company was maintained on Friday, November 13 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, July 31 by Dougherty & Company. ValuEngine downgraded Alaska Air Group from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st.
  • Judge Sets Conditions for Releasing Manafort From House Arrest

    Judge Sets Conditions for Releasing Manafort From House Arrest

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    President Donald Trump , departs after a bond hearing as part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing Russian Federation investigation, at U.S. Manafort, who has surrendered his passport already, will be required to remain in Palm Beach County and neighboring Broward County, Florida, when not traveling to Washington, D.C., for court appearances.
  • Omarosa Manigault Newman 'physically dragged' from White House, reports say

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    Joy Behar started it off, after Manigault Newman promised that the "world will want to hear" about her time in President Donald Trump's administration. 24, 2017 in Washington . Newman noted that she was one of some 30 assistants to the president who report to Kelly. Trump tweeted his support for Manigault-Newman, despite her quick exit.
  • Memorial held for Grenfell Tower victims

    Memorial held for Grenfell Tower victims

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    A memorial service for the victims of a huge fire at the Grenfell Tower in London has been held. A Green For Grenfell banner adorned with a heart was carried in as a hymn was sung, before the Very Reverend Dr David Ison, Dean of St Paul's, welcomed the congregation.
  • Indonesia court rejects petition to bar consensual sex outside marriage

    Indonesia court rejects petition to bar consensual sex outside marriage

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    Some rights activists said the petition was partly aimed at criminalizing gay sex, which is now not regulated by the law except in the ultra-conservative province of Aceh and in cases of child abuse. "It means that the Constitutional Court is consistently strengthening its position as the guardian of the Constitution and also as protector of human rights".
  • Beijing 'continues building on S. China Sea isles'

    Beijing 'continues building on S. China Sea isles'

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    China claims sovereignty on nearly of the South China Sea. China's admonishment of the Australian navy comes as a year of heightened tensions draws to a close, owing to perceptions in Australia Beijing is buying influence among politicians in Canberra.
  • Grand jury report: Penn State failed to properly monitor fraternities, hazing

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    The report also called for training for all employees and students on the danger of hazing. Penn State officials were subsequently made aware of it in 2008, Miller said, but nothing was done except to shut it down for a year. Twelve more brothers were charged last month after the Federal Bureau of Investigation was able to recover deleted surveillance video from the frat house basement on the night that Piazza and other pledges were hazed.
  • El Salvador upholds 30-year sentence in stillbirth case

    El Salvador upholds 30-year sentence in stillbirth case

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    Vasquez filed an appeal in the hopes of having her sentence overturned, already having spent the last 10 years imprisoned for the stillbirth. "El Salvador is a country where women have been routinely locked up simply for having complicated pregnancies", Amnesty International said in a statement on Friday.
  • Saudi hopes purge will help push to join anti-illicit funding body

    Saudi hopes purge will help push to join anti-illicit funding body

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    The 32-year-old famously outspoken Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, has been fast emerging a powerful leader and catalyst in society since he took office on this year. The protests in Beirut's southern suburbs on Dec. 11 were as predictable as they were angry. It used the terrorist group to fight the Syrian government of Bashar al-Assad, an Alawaite (a Shia-affiliated sect).