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Large fur seal climbs on vehicle, smashes windscreen in Tasmania adventure

Large fur seal climbs on vehicle, smashes windscreen in Tasmania adventure

The seal, an adult male weighing around 440 pounds, was spotted just before 6:00 a.m. scrambling onto, off of and between cars, leaving dents and a broken windshield in his wake. Residents were advised to steer clear of the animal to avoid agitating it. Once Parks and Wildlife officials showed up, they blocked off the area, subdued the seal using several tranquilizer darts and then put him in the back of a truck.



Wham! star George Michael has died

George Michael was a musical genius and I am so grateful to have known him. His music should be taken very seriously as well as very frivolously. He attributed his pop-star ambitions to a tape recorder his parents gave him for his seventh birthday.


Have you been affected by the Berlin Christmas market attack?

Have you been affected by the Berlin Christmas market attack?

Italian police and forensics experts gather around the body of suspected Berlin truck attacker Anis Amri after he was shot dead in Milan on December 23, 2016. It raises questions about how Amri was able to secure the weapon despite being under surveillance by the German authorities and being arrested by police at least three times this year.


Three arrested in Tunisia over Berlin attack

Three arrested in Tunisia over Berlin attack

The fugitive, from Tunisia, was killed in a police shootout in Milan on Friday. The nephew had been communicating with Amri about declaring allegiance to Islamic State (IS) and had also sent him money using a false name, it said . "The Amri case raises questions", she said last Friday. German investigators are now racing to find out whether Amri had accomplices. The officers were not searching for him but stopped Amri as part of normal patrol operations, De Iesu said.



Fresh power play by Akhilesh, Shivpal on ticket selection

Also, almost 40 sitting ministers and MLAs are not included Akhilesh's list. She claimed it was the BSP government that succeeded the Mulayam Singh Yadav government, which reverted the decision, thus bringing the castes back in the backward list and sent a proposal to the Centre for inclusion only on condition of increasing the quota of the SC.


Israeli PM Netanyahu to re-asses

Israeli PM Netanyahu to re-asses

Israel disagrees, saying it has an ancient connection to the land. " The U.S. has been sending the message that the settlements must stop, privately and publicly, for five decades", USA Today reported Power said Friday. Most countries view these settlement activities as illegal and an obstacle to peace . Israeli settlements are seen as a major stumbling block to peace efforts, as they are built on land the Palestinians consider part of their future state.