Drew Brees passes Peyton Manning as NFL's all-time passing leader

  1. Drew Brees passes Peyton Manning as NFL’s all-time passing leader  ESPN
  2. Drew Brees sets NFL all-time passing record, and he might put that record out of reach  Yahoo Sports
  3. Drew Brees Breaks Peyton Manning’s Career Passing Yards Record  New York Times
  4. Drew Brees’ TD run in OT lifts Saints past Falcons 43-37 – AP News  AP News
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Indonesia rushes in aid as quake toll passes 840

Indonesia rushes in aid as quake toll passes 840The confirmed death toll of 844 looked certain to rise as rescuers reached devastated outlying communities hit on Friday by a 7.5 magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami waves as high as six meters (20 feet). Dozens of people were reported to be trapped in the rubble of several hotels and a mall in the small city of Palu, 1,500 km (930 miles) northeast of Jakarta, with hundreds more were feared buried in landslides that engulfed villages. President Joko Widodo told reporters getting those people out was a priority.

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Tanzania ferry disaster toll passes 200

Tanzania ferry disaster toll passes 200The death toll from a crowded capsized ferry in Lake Victoria rose to more than 200 Saturday, with scores of victims identified by grieving relatives, as rescuers found one lucky survivor from the disaster. Divers continued their grim search in the waters around the upturned hull watched by anxious crowds gathered just metres away on the shore of Ukara Island, where the ferry had been due to dock when it lurched over and sank on Thursday. “We regret that at the moment there are 209 dead in total, 172 of whom have already been identified by relatives,” said Transport Minister Isack Kamwelwe during a press conference broadcast by the public television TBC 1.

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