4,200 migrants rescued in Med Friday, 17 dead: coastguard

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The Italian coastguard said it had coordinated the rescue of about 4,200 migrants sailing across the Mediterranean Sea on Friday, but also found 17 corpses on several of the rickety boats. Distress calls were made from 22 different boats, many off Libya but also off the southern Italian coast. The total number of people rescued in 24 hours is one of the highest in recent years but the coastguard could not confirm if it was a record. So far, the busiest days this year have been the…

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Silk Road mastermind Ross Ulbricht jailed for life

Ross Ulbricht, 31, who has been sentenced to life in prison. Photo: Reuters The American convicted of masterminding the criminal website Silk Road has been sentenced in court to life in prison over the online enterprise that sold $US200 million ($261m) in drugs to customers worldwide. It was the maximum […]

4,200 migrants rescued in Med Friday, 17 dead: coastguard

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The Italian coastguard said it had coordinated the rescue of about 4,200 migrants sailing across the Mediterranean Sea on Friday, but also found 17 corpses on several of the rickety boats. Distress calls were made from 22 different boats, many off Libya but also off the southern Italian coast. The total number of people rescued in 24 hours is one of the highest in recent years but the coastguard could not confirm if it was a record. So far, the busiest days this year have been the…

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Silk Road mastermind Ross Ulbricht jailed for life

Ross Ulbricht, 31, who has been sentenced to life in prison. Photo: Reuters The American convicted of masterminding the criminal website Silk Road has been sentenced in court to life in prison over the online enterprise that sold $US200 million ($261m) in drugs to customers worldwide. It was the maximum […]

4,200 migrants rescued in Med Friday, 17 dead: coastguard

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The Italian coastguard said it had coordinated the rescue of about 4,200 migrants sailing across the Mediterranean Sea on Friday, but also found 17 corpses on several of the rickety boats. Distress calls were made from 22 different boats, many off Libya but also off the southern Italian coast. The total number of people rescued in 24 hours is one of the highest in recent years but the coastguard could not confirm if it was a record. So far, the busiest days this year have been the…

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Silk Road mastermind Ross Ulbricht jailed for life

Ross Ulbricht, 31, who has been sentenced to life in prison. Photo: Reuters The American convicted of masterminding the criminal website Silk Road has been sentenced in court to life in prison over the online enterprise that sold $US200 million ($261m) in drugs to customers worldwide. It was the maximum […]

4,200 migrants rescued in Med Friday, 17 dead: coastguard

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The Italian coastguard said it had coordinated the rescue of about 4,200 migrants sailing across the Mediterranean Sea on Friday, but also found 17 corpses on several of the rickety boats. Distress calls were made from 22 different boats, many off Libya but also off the southern Italian coast. The total number of people rescued in 24 hours is one of the highest in recent years but the coastguard could not confirm if it was a record. So far, the busiest days this year have been the…

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Silk Road mastermind Ross Ulbricht jailed for life

Ross Ulbricht, 31, who has been sentenced to life in prison. Photo: Reuters The American convicted of masterminding the criminal website Silk Road has been sentenced in court to life in prison over the online enterprise that sold $US200 million ($261m) in drugs to customers worldwide. It was the maximum […]

4,200 migrants rescued in Med Friday, 17 dead: coastguard

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The Italian coastguard said it had coordinated the rescue of about 4,200 migrants sailing across the Mediterranean Sea on Friday, but also found 17 corpses on several of the rickety boats. Distress calls were made from 22 different boats, many off Libya but also off the southern Italian coast. The total number of people rescued in 24 hours is one of the highest in recent years but the coastguard could not confirm if it was a record. So far, the busiest days this year have been the…

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Silk Road mastermind Ross Ulbricht jailed for life

Ross Ulbricht, 31, who has been sentenced to life in prison. Photo: Reuters The American convicted of masterminding the criminal website Silk Road has been sentenced in court to life in prison over the online enterprise that sold $US200 million ($261m) in drugs to customers worldwide. It was the maximum […]