Tuesday, 21 October 2014  
Pistorius jailed for five years for killing girlfriend Steenkamp

PRETORIA (Reuters) - South African Olympic and Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to five years in prison on Tuesday for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, ending a trial that has gripped South Africa and the world.

Source: feeds.reuters.com
VIDEO: Doctor on sister's Ebola death


Dr Olivet Buck died after contracting Ebola while treating patients in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Real's Bale misses Liverpool game


Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale misses Wednesday's Champions League game at Liverpool because of a thigh injury.

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

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Oil Executive's Death In Plane Crash Highlights Safety Risk Of Airports Operations


The confirmation by French oil giant Total that it’s CEO, Cristophe de Margerie, had died in a plane crash late Monday night at Vnukovo Airport in Moscow, after the Dassault Falcon jet he was flying in collided with a snow plow on take off, highlights a continuing global safety risk from runway incursions on airports. A runway incursion is defined by ICAO, the International Civil Aviation Organization, "as any occurrence at an aerodrome involving the incorrect presence of an aircraft, vehicle or person on the protected area of a surface designated for the landing and take off of aircraft." According to ICAO, runway incursions and the potential for collisions are considered the greatest safety risk at airports by pilots, controllers and ground equipment drivers.

Source: www.forbes.com

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