Official: Ash Will Cancel Up To 500 Flights

Official: Ash will cancel up to 500 flights

The spread of dense ash from the erupting Iceland volcano could force the cancellation of up to 500 commercial flights in Northern Ireland, Scotland and parts of Scandinavia, the European air traffic agency said Tuesday.

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    Northern Ireland's leaders say they want to tear down the so-called "peace lines" of Belfast - dozens of walls that divide Irish Catholic and British Protestant neighborhoods - by 2023. More
  • UK budget airline to test ash cloud detector
    Budget airline easyJet PLC says it has acquired a ton of ash from Icelandic volcanoes for use in an experiment to test ash detection technology. More
  • Spain education sector hit by strike against cuts
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  • Palestinian gunman kills Israeli father and son as 2 Palestinians die in West Bank clashes
    JERUSALEM – A Palestinian gunman ambushed an Israeli family in the West Bank on Friday, killing a father and his son, while clashes with Israeli security forces in the territory killed two Palestinians in the latest escalation of violence. According to ...
    11/13/2015 - 1:16 am | View Link
  • US official unaware of chatter ahead of attacks
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    11/12/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Official Clip from ‘Ash vs Evil Dead’ Episode 1.03
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    11/11/2015 - 9:20 pm | View Link
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    MASON CITY | It's just a matter of time before the city will have to deal with the emerald ash borer, which kills ash trees and is spreading in Iowa. "It's not here yet but we know it's coming," Operations and Maintenance Manager Bill Stangler told the ...
    10/20/2015 - 2:57 pm | View Link
  • NC official wanted bigger fine for Duke Energy coal ash issues
    An assistant secretary in the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality says he would have levied a heavier fine on Duke Energy than the $25.1 million it was assessed for coal ash violations. The News & Observer of Raleigh reports assistant secretary Thomas ...
    10/9/2015 - 7:57 am | View Link
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  • Ash vs Evil Dead
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    11/26/2015 - 8:33 am | View Website
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