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Israel halts fuel shipments to Gaza citing continued fire balloon launches

Israel halts fuel shipments to Gaza citing continued fire balloon launchesIsrael will stop shipments of fuel and gas to the Gaza Strip from Thursday in response to militants in the enclave launching incendiary balloons that have torched fields in Israel. A statement from Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman’s office on Wednesday said he had ordered a halt to fuel supplies into the strip via the Kerem Shalom crossing until further notice. “The decision has been taken in view of the continued terror of incendiary balloons and friction along the (border) fence,” the statement said.



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Trump Proposes Gutting Fuel Economy Rules In ‘Giant Giveaway’ To Big Oil, Automakers

Trump Proposes Gutting Fuel Economy Rules In ‘Giant Giveaway’ To Big Oil, AutomakersThe White House proposed dramatically weakening fuel economy standards on



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Strong Winds Fuel Wildfires in San Francisco, California

Strong Winds Fuel Wildfires in San Francisco, CaliforniaEvacuations were ordered as dry, hot winds fueled a wildfire burning out of control Sunday in rural Northern California



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North Korea Boosting Nuclear Fuel Production At Secret Sites: Report

North Korea Boosting Nuclear Fuel Production At Secret Sites: ReportNorth Korea has been secretly increasing production of enriched uranium for



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North Korea has increased nuclear fuel production at secret sites, US officials say

North Korea has increased nuclear fuel production at secret sites, US officials sayNorth Korea has increased its production of fuel for nuclear weapons in recent months, US intelligence agencies believe, despite Donald Trump’s claims “there is no longer a nuclear threat” from the secretive state. Pyongyang may be trying to hide its activities at multiple secret sites while seeking concessions in nuclear talks with the US, NBC News quoted US officials as saying. It comes after Mr Trump claimed success in his unprecedented 12 June meeting with Kim Jong-un, the North Korean dictator, over denuclearisation.



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$90M worth of liquid meth found in semi-truck fuel tank in Harnett County

$  90M worth of liquid meth found in semi-truck fuel tank in Harnett CountyInvestigators seized a semi-truck truck on Saturday that had $ 90.8 million worth of liquid methamphetamine in the driver's side fuel tank.



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How to Get the Best Fuel Economy Now

How to Get the Best Fuel Economy NowMotorists face rising gasoline prices as the summer travel season gets underway, so fuel efficiency is as important as ever. CR has gathered its best test-based tips and techniques for getting th…



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EPA and California set to clash over federal fuel standards

EPA and California set to clash over federal fuel standardsThe Environmental Protection Agency is expected to roll back fuel efficiency standards, but California, which sets the toughest standards in the country, has pledged to defend the current guidelines.



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Emergency fuel shutoff was tripped before NY helicopter fatal crash: pilot

Emergency fuel shutoff was tripped before NY helicopter fatal crash: pilotAn emergency fuel shut-off switch had been accidentally tripped moments before a fatal crash of a helicopter in New York’s East River on March 11, a pilot told the National Transportation Safety Board in a preliminary report released Monday. The Eurocopter AS350 chartered by Liberty Helicopters of New Jersey crashed, killing all five passengers after a private photo shoot trip over New York City. The pilot, who escaped, also told the NTSB that the engine trouble started shortly after a passenger slid across the seat and leaned back to take a picture.



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New York helicopter crash: Five killed in East River accident reportedly due to accidental fuel shut off

New York helicopter crash: Five killed in East River accident reportedly due to accidental fuel shut offFive people are dead after a chartered helicopter crashed into New York’s East River, and federal agencies are investigating the incident. The helicopter’s pilot – the only survivor after the helicopter crashed into the chilly waters that separate Manhattan and Brooklyn – told investigators that the incident may have been caused by a passenger’s piece of luggage. The helicopter is owned by Liberty Helicopters, and was chartered for a private photo shoot when it went down.



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