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Ocean advocates push for Bermuda marine reserve

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Officials from the Pew Charitable Trusts and one of famed underwater explorer Jacques Cousteau’s grandsons were in Bermuda on Thursday calling for the creation of the Atlantic’s biggest marine reserve. The ambitious “Blue Halo”…

Earthquake strikes south of Mexican capital

A moderate earthquake has shaken southern Mexico, rocking buildings in the capital of Mexico City and sending some frightened people into the streets.…
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Argentina train videos show distracted drivers

Argentina has put cameras in commuter train cabins that captured drivers reading books, talking on cellphones and even sleeping when they should have been focused on the rails.…

Greek court convicts 9 over cruise ship sinking

A Greek court has convicted nine officers and shipping company officials of negligence in the sinking of a cruise ship off the resort island of Santorini more than six years ago.…
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Not a car or bicycle, but a blend _ an ELF vehicle

A Massachusetts man is taking his car-bicycle blend “Organic Transit Vehicle” — also known as an ELF bike — on a 1,200-mile trip from North Carolina to Massachusetts this summer,.…