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A Moon Jellyfish
Barrel Jellyfish   Biodiversity   Moon Jellyfish   Photos   Wikipedia: Jellyfish  
Jellyfish set for record number of sightings
Wales has been hailed as a jellyfish "hotspot" by researchers who say they could hit record numbers this summer. | Mild winters and warm summers have led to more sightings in recent years, t... (photo: Coral Kingdom Photo)
BBC News
A man watches a TV news program on the reward poster of Yoo Byung-eun at the Seoul Train Station in Seoul
Photos   Seoul   Sinking of the MV Sewol   Wikipedia: Yoo Byung-eun   Yoo Byung-eun  
Ferry Sinking: Fugitive Billionaire 'Found Dead'
21 July 2014, 23:54 | Ferry Sinking: Fugitive Billionaire 'Found Dead' | Tweet | Police are believed to have found the body of a fugitive billionaire wanted after a ferry disaster in South Korea. | Th... (photo: AP / Lee Jin-man)
Orange News
Shark Fins Airline companies urged to ban shark fin shipments
Shark fin soup may be an Asian delicacy. But the international trade in shark fins is pushing several shark species to the brink, say environmental groups, as they urge airline companies to stop trans... (photo: AP Photo/Kin Cheung) The Hindu
Airlines   Humane Society International   Photos   Shark Fin Soup   Wikipedia: Shark finning  
California Sea Lion Watch: moment before shark 'chokes to death' on sea lion
Dramatic footage has emerged of a Great White shark in Australia attacking a sea lion moments before it is believed to have choked on the animal | 12:22PM BST 17 Jul 2014 | A great white shark that wa... (photo: Public Domain / Bobisbob) The Daily Telegraph
Coronation Beach   Fisheries   Photos   Sea Lion   Wikipedia: Great white shark  
Top Stories
Emergency workers load bodies of victims on a truck at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 near the village of Hrabove, eastern Ukraine, Saturday, July 19, 2014. Russia 'Arming Thugs' Blamed For MH17 Crash
David Cameron has raised the prospect of further sanctions against Russia as anger grows over the apparent shooting down of flight MH17 by pro-Moscow separatists. | The P... (photo: AP / Vadim Ghirda) Skynews
Air Disasters   MH17 Flight   Photos   Vladimir Putin   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17  
Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a meeting at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Monday, April 14, 2014. The Kremlin says President Vladimir Putin has urged President Barack Obama to discourage the Ukrainian government from using force against protesters in the countrys east. Putin under scrutiny after downing of Malaysia Airlines jet
The downing of a passenger jet over separatist-controlled territory in eastern Ukraine puts Russian President Vladimir Putin in a tight spot. | What he does about it, and... (photo: AP / Alexei Nikolsky) The Los Angeles Times
Airline Disaster   MH17 Flight Disaster   Photos   Vladimir Putin   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17  
Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi gestures during a news conference at Rome's Chigi Palace premier office, Wednesday, March 24, 2010 Berlusconi Underage Sex Conviction Overturned By Italian Court
An appeals court in Italy has overturned the conviction of former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi on charges that he paid for sex with an underage prostitute and then ab... (photo: AP / Riccardo De Luca) National Public Radio
Karima el Mahroug   Photos   Rubygate   Silvio Berlusconi   Wikipedia: 2013 Silvio Berlusconi conviction  
President Barack Obama speaks before delivering a toast as he and first lady Michelle Obama, not seen, host the National Governors Association for the 2012 Governors Dinner in the State Dining Room of the White House, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012, in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) Obama warns of more Ukraine sanctions
US President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin have discussed the downed passenger plane along the Russian-Ukraine border during a phone call prompted by ... (photo: AP / Carolyn Kaster) Stuff
Barack Obama   Photos   Russia   Ukraine   Wikipedia: Barack Obama  
Smoke rises up at a crash site of a passenger plane, near the village of Hrabove, Ukraine, Thursday, July 17, 2014. A Ukrainian official said a passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday as it flew over the country and plumes of black smoke rose up near a rebel-held village in eastern Ukraine. Malaysia Airlines tweeted that it lost contact with one of its flights as it was traveling from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur over Ukrainian airspace. Malaysia Airlines flight crashes over Ukraine
A Malaysia Boeing 777 en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur has crashed in eastern Ukraine near Donetsk, according to reports. | Ukraine officials claimed it was shot d... (photo: AP / Dmitry Lovetsky) Stuff
MH17 shootdown   Malaysia Airlines   Photos   Ukraine   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines  
The Boeing 777 involved in the incident, taken October 2011 High-tech spycraft tracked missile's path to Malaysia Airlines jet
Advanced U.S. satellites played a key role in the determination by intelligence officials that a surface-to-air missile shot down a Malaysian jetliner over Ukra... (photo: Creative Commons / Alan Wilson) The Los Angeles Times
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17   Photos   Terrorism   Ukraine   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines  
People walk amongst the debris, at the crash site of a passenger plane near the village of Grabovo, Ukraine, Thursday, July 17, 2014 All 295 On Board Dead
br>By Anton Zverev | GRABOVO, Ukraine, July 17 (Reuters) - A Malaysian airliner was brought down over eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing all 295 people aboard and sharp... (photo: AP / Dmitry Lovetsky) Huffington Post
MH17 shootdown   Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777   Malaysia Airlines Flight 370   Photos   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17  
Russian President Vladimir Putin ahead of an official breakfast in his honour hosted by the President of the Federative Republic of Brazil Dilma Rousseff, Brasilia, Brazil, 15 July, 2014. Ukraine conflict: Putin says sanctions will backfire
Russian President Vladimir Putin has denounced the latest US sanctions against his country, saying they will damage relations and hurt businesses from both countries. | T... (photo: Russian Presidential Press and Information Office) BBC News
EU   Photos   Ukraine Crisis   Vladimir Putin   Wikipedia: 2014 Russian military intervention in Ukraine  
Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron speaks at the British Business Embassy conference in London Cameron pushes Juncker on EU reform
David Cameron will press the case for reform in Europe when he holds talks with Jean-Claude Juncker today. | After failing to block his appointment as European Commission... (photo: AP / Alastair Grant) Belfast Telegraph
Business   Economy   Photos   Politics   Wikipedia: David Cameron  
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, center, and Italian Premier Matteo Renzi, right, are on their way for a group photo on the occasion of the German and Italian government consultations at the chancellery in Berlin, Monday, March 17, 2014. Merkel may be planning exit strategy as she turns 60
A decade ago, when Angela Merkel turned 50, the birthday girl’s party guests were treated to a surprise. Not a singer or, heaven forbid, a stripper, but a science lectu... (photo: AP / Axel Schmidt) The Irish Times
Angela Merkel   Germany   Photos   Politics   Wikipedia: Angela Merkel  
President Barack Obama waves as he walks across the South Lawn of the White House during his arrival on Marine One helicopter, early Thursday morning, Feb. 20, 2014, in Washington. Obama was returning from the seventh trilateral North American Leaders Summit in Toluca, Mexico. Obama hits Russia with more sanctions
US President Barack Obama has announced the most wide-ranging sanctions yet on the Russian economy, targeting key institutions including Gazprombank and Rosneft Oil Co, a... (photo: AP / Pablo Martinez Monsivais) Stuff
Barack Obama   Photos   Russia   USA   Wikipedia: Barack Obama  
Shipping Oil Prices
The Navy's $34 Billion 'Ship Of The Future' Will
Costa Concordia: Cruise ship towing delayed by final checks
British Naval Ships On Four Day Visit
Tall Ships race to begin in Belfast next year
This Jan. 14, 2012 file photo shows the luxury cruise ship Costa Concordia leaning on its starboard side after running aground on the tiny Tuscan island of Giglio, Italy.
Italy cruise ship refloat scheduled to start
Geopolitical tensions seen keeping oil prices high
Geopolitical tensions seen keeping oil prices high
Geopolitical tensions seen keeping oil prices high
Geopolitical tensions seen keeping oil prices high
A gas tanker truck heads down an Interstate-84 offramp and towards a gathering of gas stations in Troutdale, Ore., Thursday, July 13, 2006. Oil prices surged Thursday to a record above $78 a barrel in world markets agitated by the escalating Israel-Lebanon conflict and the threat of supply disruptions in the Middle East and beyond. The previous Nymex settlement record of $75.19 was set J
Oil prices rise above $104; natural gas sinks
Oil Shipping & Tankers Oil & Marine Pollution
Increased Oil Imports 'Spur Rise in Shipping Costs, Plan
Eway traffic held up for 10 hours after tanker oil spill
Tanker topples on Mumbai-Pune Expressway, oil spill forces t
Addison firm to deliver 65,000 barrels of oil to Delta refin
Costa Concordia: emergency response teams rush to deal with
Costa Concordia oil spill 'nothing to worry about'
Costa Concordia oil spill 'nothing to worry about'
Coast Guard chopper helps to check Maharashtra oil spill
Ports and Harbours Cruises
Hawaii boaters question new development in Ala Wai Harbor
Passenger totals at Port Columbus rose in June
Maine port city bans oil loading as Canada seeks export opti
S.C. Ports Report 8% Growth in Fiscal Year
Benefits of River Cruising
Princess Cruises offers suite and balcony deals
Costa Concordia: Cruise ship towing delayed by final checks
Cruise lines want your baby on board
This Jan. 14, 2012 file photo shows the luxury cruise ship Costa Concordia leaning on its starboard side after running aground on the tiny Tuscan island of Giglio, Italy.
Italy cruise ship refloat scheduled to start