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1 hr ago |

Witnesses recount harrowing aftermath of boat wreck on Biscayne Bay

For rescuers and survivors, the first frantic minutes after a deadly boat collision on Biscayne Bay seemed to play out like hours.


6 hrs ago | WIBA-AM Madison

Boaters rescued from capsized sailboat on Lake Monona

Dane Co. deputies and crews from the Madison Fire Department rescued boaters from a capsized sailboat on Lake Monona Tuesday evening.


10 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

NCAA's Emmert calls for 'scholarships for life'

One private drone crash-landed in midtown Manhattan. Another caused alarm by hovering over Times Square amid tight security during Super Bowl week.


11 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

Bird strike caused fatal UK chopper crash that killed North Idaho airman

An Air Force report into the crash of a Pave Hawk helicopter in which North Idaho airman Staff Sgt.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, RAF Lakenheath, US News

15 hrs ago | Newsday

Harbour death railings were opposed

Bristol's tourism board was among groups that opposed harbour railings that could have saved a cyclist who fell and drowned, the BBC has learned.


19 hrs ago | North County Public Radio

NPR: First Responders Unprepared For Another Oil Train Disaster

This week, we've been looking at the aftermath of that deadly train derailment in Quebec that left 47 people dead.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, Canada, La Crosse, WI, US Politics, Senator Heidi Heitkamp, US News, US Senate

Yesterday | The Kingman Daily Miner

Marine killed in Havasu watercraft accident

An active-duty Marine operating a Jet Ski on Lake Havasu was killed Friday after colliding with a 31-foot boat.


Related Topix: Lambertville, MI

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Is Ghanaian MusicianmCastro Dead and Did Asamoah Gyan Survive The Boat Crash?!?

Sources say that he and his close buddy who doubles as a footballer for the Black Stars, Asamoah Gyan went to Ada on a weekend rendezvous, taking his friends out on a boat cruise in Ada, when the accident occurred Sunday afternoon.



Photos show flood-hit Somerset before and after disaster

The only means of travelling in and out of Muchelney at the time was by the emergency boat service or tractors.


Related Topix: World News, Prince Charles, Canada,

The Baltimore Sun

Italy in talks with EU to share responsibility for boat migrants

Italy is in talks with other European Union states about sharing the burden of rescuing migrants crossing the Mediterranean in crowded boats from North Africa, senior officials meeting in Milan said on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Europe, Italy, World News, Africa, Libya

KHQ-TV Spokane

One dead in machinery accident after falling into auger

Police in the Snoqualmie Valley community of Duvall, Washington, say a 19-year-old man was killed when he fell into a machine used to distribute beauty bark.


Related Topix: Duvall, WA, Violent Crime, Publishing, Media, Seattle Times


Relatives weep and jeer at S. Korea ferry disaster trial

Relatives of the victims of South Korea's ferry disaster wept amid angry scenes in court Tuesday as prosecutors played video footage of the sinking vessel during the murder trial of the captain and crew.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News

The Daily Star

3 drown as engine boat capsizes in Sunamganj

Three people drowned as a sand-laden engine boat capsized in Surma river in Sunamganj Sadar upazila during heavy rain early today.


Related Topix: Weather

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Daily Mail

Satellite system could predict floods Five Months in advance and save thousands of homes

'They think we're': Inside Silicon Valley's 'jungle camp' where hundreds of homeless live in tents, caves and tree huts just a short walk from rows of digital millionaire's mansions He must be dreaming! Man caught napping during Yankees game sues ESPN for $10MILLION because 'announcers made him feel like a fatty cow that needed two seats' ... (more)


Related Topix: Google, Startups, WebMD, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

WIVB-TV Buffalo

Buffalo man drowns in fishing accident

The Peterborough News reports that the victim fell off a rented fishing boat in Rice Lake in Hiawatha First Nations, Ontario.


Pacific Daily News

Boat flips, kills two: Medical examiner confirms that men drowned

Lagoon: A wave crashes onto the reef of Cocos Lagoon as a swimmer jumps off the end of the Merizo pier, yesterday.


North County Public Radio

Body of missing fisherman recovered from Lake George

Police divers have recovered the body of a 59-year-old Albany County man from 74 feet of water on Lake George.


Related Topix: Albany County, NY, Saratoga County, NY, Westerlo, NY

WTOC-TV Savannah

Man drowns after boat capsized at Wassaw Sound

A man has drowned after a boat capsized at the Wassaw Sound near Little Tybee Island around 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 6th.


Related Topix: Chatham County, GA, Tybee Island, GA

Denver Post

Blue River Raft Accident

Around 1:15 p.m., nine people were thrown from a private raft floating on the Blue River, about 2 miles north of Silverthorne, said Charles Pitman, spokesman for the Summit County Rescue Group.


Related Topix: Blue River, CO, Silverthorne, CO, Summit County, CO

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Sunday Herald

Bid to cut time taken to carry out Fatal Accident Inquiries

THE Crown Office has launched a review into how it handles Fatal Accident Inquiries in the wake of criticism over the length of time it takes to set them up.