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“It looks very much like the computer was driving.” ~STEFFAN WATKINS, an IT security consultant who writes for Janes Intelligence on ship tracking, on the path of the 730-foot freighter that struck an American Navy destroyer off the coast of Japan. Source: Quotation of the Day: Mystery: Why Agile Destroyer …

Sri Lanka mudslide, flood deaths rise to 126; 97 missing

Sri Lankan villagers prepare to bury victims of a landslide at a cemetery in Bellana village, in Kalutara district in, Sri Lanka, Saturday, May 27, 2017. Sri Lanka has appealed for outside help as dozens were killed in floods and mudslides and dozens others went missing. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena) COLOMBO, …

Quote of the Day

“I’m not going to lie, I cried uncontrollably. But you have to push forward and make it through. Like everybody says, you still have your family.” ~ David Key, who used a small boat to get to his house in flooded Prairieville, Louisiana. Source: Quotations in the News