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JAKARTA, Indonesia | Oil spill fire chokes Indonesian port city; 4 dead

JAKARTA, Indonesia|April 4, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Waters off an Indonesian port city reek like a gas station after an oil spill and fire that killed four people over the weekend, an official said Wednesday. Balikpapan city secretary Sayid Fadli said that the city on the island of Borneo was in its third day of a state … Continue reading JAKARTA, Indonesia | Oil spill fire chokes Indonesian port city; 4 dead

Philippine ferry sinks; 4 dead, 88 missing, 166 rescued

MANILA, Philippines  /December 21, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —A Philippine inter-island ferry with 258 passengers and crew, including Christmas holiday travelers, sank Thursday after being battered by fierce winds and big waves off the country’s northeast, leaving at least four people dead and 88 others missing, officials said. More than 160 others were plucked alive from the … Continue reading Philippine ferry sinks; 4 dead, 88 missing, 166 rescued