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1 hr ago | Daily Herald
With a sizable lead in the first heat of the kids division at Saturday's 13th Annual Labor Day Cardboard Boat Race at Wauconda's Bangs Lake, 11-year-old Bianca Hochlewtner and 10-year-old Izzy Crowley spectacularly capsized.
5 hrs ago | Navy Times
More than 320 sailors and Marines put new gear and strategies to the test Wednesday in a bid to prepare for and reduce response times to natural disasters.
8 hrs ago | NBC2 News
U.S. Coast Guard crews rescued two missing boaters who were stranded 10 miles northwest of Anclote Key on Saturday.
12 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Ishmael Beah 's family was killed by rebel soldiers in Sierra Leone. Lisa See became fascinated with her father's Chinese ancestry.
16 hrs ago | North County Public Radio
Hundreds of people packed the Plattsburgh City Hall Auditorium in Northern New York, last night to hear from experts and to voice their own concerns about the growing traffic of oil tanker trains passing through the North Country.
Paul Brenneman WESH 2's Stewart Moore about spending 26 hours in the ocean and clinging to a capsized boat with his 72-year-old father before they were rescued off the Dixie County coast.
File - This May 6, 1937 file photo, taken at almost the split second that the Hindenburg exploded, shows the 804-foot German zeppelin just before the second and third explosions send the ship crashing to the earth over the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in Lakehurst, N.J. Werner Franz, believed to be the last surviving crew member of the German ... (more)
The Saluda County Coroner's Office has identified a Charlotte man as the victim in a late Thursday night drowning in Prosperity.
Dominican authorities are searching for survivors after a boat carrying about 20 migrants apparently capsized off the eastern tip of the country.
At least 10 people died in Nigeria on Friday when a boat carrying 35 passengers bound for Port Harcourt capsized and sank, a rescue official and local government spokesman said.
Authorities in the Dominican Republic searched Friday for survivors after a small boat carrying about 20 migrants capsized off the eastern tip of the country as they apparently tried to reach Puerto Rico.
A motorist who allegedly took off after hitting a female transient in the middle of Interstate 5 near downtown San Diego must stand trial on a charge of hit-and-run causing death, a judge ruled Thursday.
Shortly after Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 disappeared from radar, airline officials on the ground tried repeatedly to call the crew of the Boeing 777 using a satellite phone that might have left clues to the jet's flight path.
Tighter regulation of U.S. ships carrying record exports of diesel and gasoline is coming amid the worst year for oil spills from barges since 2008.
Human ingenuity has a way of triumphing over basic logic, and weapons design is one area where impractical ideas and designs have actually worked out.
Alun Phillips and his 13-year-old daughter spend a soggy, cold evening in Lake Ontario after their catamaran capsized Tuesday.
A 62-year-old woman from Prince Albert survived alone in the wilderness for more than a week after her 66-year-old husband died when their canoe tipped over on Kinosaskaw Lake near a set of rapids called Needle Falls Four men on a fishing trip to northern Saskatchewan found the body of a missing canoeist, a discovery that led to the rescue of the ... (more)
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 06:47 pm
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