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Bus Injures Ten Norwegians on Roundabout

Bus Injures Ten Norwegians on Roundabout

A charter tour company Ving bus collided with a roundabout in Tenerife in the Canary Islands. If you're an American, and wondering what a roundabout is--FYI, it is an island in the middle of an intersection. You may and up circling it for days. The bus, which according to the occupants of the bus was speeding; it was full of tourists going [...]

Falling Lifeboat Kills 5 Crew Injures 3 During Safety Exercise

Falling Lifeboat Kills 5 Crew Injures 3 During Safety Exercise

A 10:30 a.m. lifeboat safety drill aboard the Thomson Majesty ship, a British Cruise line, on the island of La Palma in the Canary Islands ended in five fatalities when a cable snapped, trapping the victims— three Indonesians, a Filipino and a Ghanian—underneath. Three crewmen were unhurt in the incident. THe ship was docked in Santa Cruz, [...]