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Cruise Ship Comes Within Feet Of Colliding With Jet Skiers

A quick-acting Brevard County Sheriff's deputy and a port captain are getting the credit for averting the potential disaster. Pentasuglia, Garrett and their families thanked the deputy in responses to the sheriff's office Facebook post .

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Merkel Thinks Direct Contact With Trump Vital

However, when they meet in the White House next week, they are expected to have a "very positive, cordial meeting", one of the officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told Reuters . NPR News: German Chancellor Merkel Speaks With Trump - "Merkel and Trump also said they will work to deepen ties between their countries". Many European allies have been rattled by Trump's positive statements about Putin and the meeting will come amid questions about Trump associates' connections to ...

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Preet Bharara Fired by Trump Team After Refusing to Resign

After speaking with Hunt, Bharara called the White House back and said the attorney general's office had advised him not to speak directly with the president. One day later, Bharara was asked to resign. Trump had assured Bharara that he wanted him to continue. Watch the full interview above for more on Huckabee's take regarding Sessions' actions, as well as the former governor's opinion of the new House GOP health care bill.

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Switch back into the game

More importantly, it is the first turn-based RPG on the Nintendo Switch . Whether we see one now, or see one in the future, I think enough people care about the Switch to make it too tempting for skilled hackers to pass up. As of right now , the Switch has had a good launch even in the United Kingdom, a territory where Nintendo has historically done bad. GameSeek's managing director Stephen Staley said the launch went well, but stock levels for the system were not zero, and there were no ...

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Finncap Reiterated Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT) As 'Buy'

Staffline Group PLC (LON:STAF) had its stock rating reiterated as "Buy" in a report released by analysts at Finncap. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company.

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Americans consumed more bottled water than pop in 2016

Several US cities voted for soda taxes in November, in a bid to battle diet-related diseases, including obesity and diabetes. "Total bottled water volume grew from 11.8 billion gallons in 2015 to 12.8 billion gallons in 2016, an increase of almost 9%, which marked the third year in a row of accelerating growth", according to the report.