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Honeymoon Ends in Tragedy, Wife Injured and Husband Dead Following Cruise Excursion Zip Lining Accident in Roatan, Honduras

The honeymoon of Israeli newlyweds, Egael Tishman, 24, and Shif Fanken, 27, came to a tragic end when the couple collided during a zip line excursion.  The couple was celebrating their honeymoon aboard Royal Caribbean Cruises’ Allure of the Seas, … Continue reading

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How a national tragedy led to the 25th amendment

It was on this day in 1967 that two states, Nevada and Minnesota, made the Constitution's 25th amendment a reality, clearing up questions about presidential succession that dated back to the Founders' time. President John F. Kennedy’s death on November 22, … Continue reading

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The Tragedy of the Overly Expensive Illinois Divorce

Divorces cost too much. I have practiced long enough in Illinois to understand that the process in the Illinois Court system of divorcing and reaching custody determinations takes too long, and costs the divorcing parties too much. My fees for … Continue reading

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Cargo Ship Collides With Fishing Boat – Tragedy Narrowly Escaped

A 620-foot cargo ship has collided with a 51-foot aluminum hulled fishing vessel off the coast of Massachusetts. The three crewmen on gillnet boat MICHAEL BRANDON were rescued by the Coast Guard and the vessel towed back to Scituate. The … Continue reading

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Asylum boat tragedy: ‘Women, babies among the dead’

Asylum boat tragedy: ‘Women, babies among the dead’ A BOAT carrying asylum-seekers has smashed onto rocks in heavy seas at Christmas Island, with reports that dozens of people – including women and babies – have drowned. Read more on Perth … Continue reading

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