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  1. Talk to relate modern voyage of a whaling ship Oct. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | Herald Gazette

    The Sail, Power and Steam Museum, 75 Mechanic St., presents a talk on the 38th cruise of the whale ship Charles W. Morgan by Christopher Freeman, development director of Mystic Seaport Museum, Friday, Oct. 30, at 7:30 p.m. The evening's special guest is Kip Files, captain of this epic voyage. The Charles W. Morgan is the last of an American whaling fleet that numbered more than 2,700 vessels.


  2. Keith sets sail for round-the-world titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | Isle of Wight County Press

    DISABLED yachtsman Keith White yesterday set off on a ten-month round-the-world adventure, which will see him sailing in some of the most dangerous waters on the planet. Keith, of Love Lane, Cowes, aims to become the first disabled single-handed sailor to circumnavigate the globe non-stop - finally realising a dream he has held since 2008 Keith, 66, who lost the use of his arm in a motorway accident in 1991, will be sailing Marathon, a Feeling 1350, which is only partly modified to accommodate his physical disability.


  3. A Pink Suitcase: 22 Tales of Women's TravelRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2015 | PR Log

    The recipe is simple - take 22 adventurous women, drop them into fascinating destinations around the globe and add exceptional storytelling. The result is a compelling women's travel anthology called A Pink Suitcase: 22 Tales of Women's Travel.


  4. George Stickle Oram, 1935-2015Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2015 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    George Stickle Oram, Berkeley, California, died on Saturday October 3rd. He was just three weeks shy of his 80th birthday.


  5. Thousands look forward to huge Great South Run 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Daily Echo

    THOUSANDS of runners in are waiting with baited breath for the firing gun to blast off on of the world's greatest mass running events. This weekend landmark race celebrates 25 years since the race moved to Portsmouth after the debut run was launched in Southampton .


  6. Oregon sailor finishes journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | The Columbian

    The hull of Tracy Hollister's boat, the Ingrid Princess, appeared around the breakwater at the West End Mooring Basin just before 2 p.m. Oct. 16. A friend and fellow sailor, Brian Thom, waited on a paddleboard to greet him, while Hollister's wife, Michelle, whooped and waved her hands on the docks, eager to see her husband for the first time in nearly three months. Hollister's arrival in Astoria marked the end of 49 days sailing alone across the Pacific Ocean from Japan, and the culmination of a two-year, on-and-off journey around much of the Pacific Rim.


  7. Royal Caribbean pulls back in Latin America, sets sail for ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | MarketWatch

    Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. is pulling back in Latin America while sailing full speed ahead into Asia, where the company sees huge growth prospects. The cruise company on Friday morning announced fourth-quarter earnings of $228.8 million, or $1.03 a share, down from $490.2 million, or $2.19 a share.


  8. Alaska tribal members get back totem pole taken by actor 84 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    A stolen totem pole that went from the garden decor of two golden-age Hollywood actors to the basement of a Hawaii museum was returned Thursday to Alaska tribal members. Screen legend John Barrymore was traveling along the Alaska coast by yacht and directed crew members to take the totem pole from an unoccupied village in 1931, said University of Alaska Anchorage professor Steve Langdon, who has long researched the object.


  9. There's A Star Trek Cruise, And William Shatner Is CaptainRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2015 | Switched

    The cruise will set sail from Miami in 2017, sailing to ports of call in Cozumel and the Bahamas. William Shatner is captain -- like, of the ship -- and other stars from the series will sail onboard, too.


  10. Friends rally to support rescued French sailor Manu Wattecamps-Etienne and cat PipalupRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | CBC News

    Well wishes are pouring in through social media for a French sailor who jumped, with his cat tucked in his jacket, to a rescue ship in the high seas south of Alaska. On Tuesday, Wattecamps-Etienne reported via radio that his 30-foot sailboat lost its rudder and rigging, and was stuck in heavy seas and 46-mph winds.


  11. Arthur's Dream BoatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    A magical, playful show with breathtaking puppets and wonder-filled music will be sailing into Bristol to enchant children and their families. One night, Arthur has an amazing dream about a beautiful pink and green boat with a stripy mast.


  12. Years of work put to the test as Stewiacke ship sets sail next weekRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2015 | Truro Daily News

    Evan Densmore, 27, has spent the last three-and-a-half years building a 78-foot schooner with his cousin, Nick, in Stewiacke. On Tuesday, the ship will set off for Parrsboro where its masts will be installed.


  13. The fallen tree: Man rows across Atlantic, gets stuck in Assawoman CanalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Coastal Point

    Coastal Point a Laura Walter: Victor Mooney kneels on his boat, pointing towards his most recent challenge in rowing across the Atlantic Ocean, a fallen tree laying across the Assawoman Canal near Ocean View. What does a Delaware tree have in common with sharks, pirates and near-starvation? It's just another setback that hasn't prevented Victor Mooney from sailing from Africa to New York.


  14. Shipwrecks, a tornado, and freezing temperaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 |

    Shipwrecks, a tornado, and freezing temperatures top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on October 5. Several ships sank on this day in the late 1800s and early 1900s.


  15. The teams are ready and the America's Cup World Series starts FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 |

    And it starts in 48 hours. The excitement, the competition, the preparation all comes together on Friday as the 2015 America's Cup World Series begins and the six teams are ready for serious racing.


  16. GES Helps America's Cup Event Authority Kick-Off The 2017 Louis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    GES builds traveling cinema in a self-contained transformed shipping container to provide sail racing fans with big-screen entertainment. /PRNewswire/ -- Global Experience Specialists had the privilege of working with America's Cup Event Authority to celebrate the launch of the 2017 Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series by providing a state-of-the-art, traveling cinema experience for race visitors.


  17. El Faro joins long list of civilian, military ships sunk by stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    An oil tanker tries without success to move into refueling position during the deadly typhoon in December 1944 that decimated the 3rd Fleet in the Philippine Sea. Almost 800 sailors died across several ships.


  18. El Faro joins scores of ships felled by hurricanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | West Hawaii Today

    Since the voyages of Christopher Columbus, scores of ships have inadvertently sailed into hurricanes, battled gigantic waves and chaotic winds - and been lost at sea. Among them: Spanish galleons, tall ships, military ships, cargo haulers and pleasure cruisers.


  19. Preparing for battle in BermudaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | Scoop

    Emirates Team New Zealand are preparing for their first sail on the very waters which will host the 35th America's Cup in 2017. This week the fleet of America's Cup challengers get a taste of what is to come in 2017 as they resume racing in the Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series, which Emirates Team New Zealand currently lead by seven points.


  20. Dozens Of Sail Boats In The Inner Harbor For Good CauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | CBS Local

    BALTIMORE - For more than a quarter century, a competition has been making waves up and down the East Coast-and this week is no different. Marcus Washington is on the Pride of Baltimore II with more on the race and the excitement of the event.