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  1. Two rescued from Galveston JettyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Marine News

    ... Transportation Authority) in San Francisco... The Greenpeace ship My Esperanza has docked at the port of Praia in Cape Verde. For eleven weeks the Esperanza will sail... The U.S. Coast Guard awarded five firm fixed-price contracts for heavy polar ...


  2. Arctic Nature's Clock has Gone HaywireRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Marine News

    ... largest international salvage companies. The Greenpeace ship My Esperanza has docked at the port of Praia in Cape Verde. For eleven weeks the Esperanza will sail... A fire has broken out out aboard the U.S. car carrier Honor in the English Channel ...


  3. Ugandan strikers keen to throw their hats in the ringRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... in Austria. PHOTO BY ISMAIL KEZAALA NO SHORTCUTS. Uganda commences its 2019 Afcon qualifiers with a match away to Cape Verde. The match will determine who tops the deceptively simple group that also has Tanzania and Lesotho. But goals will be key. ...


  4. ClarkSea Index: Shipping Markets Under Severe PressureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marine News

    ... Fonn vessel. According to Reach Subsea... The Greenpeace ship My Esperanza has docked at the port of Praia in Cape Verde. For eleven weeks the Esperanza will sail... More than 17 ships and aircraft are descending on the Western Australian coast for ...


  5. Out Now: Synthesize The Soul: Astro-Atlantic Hypnotica From Cape Verde IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    "In Cape Verde, we had no access to electronic instruments," said Tchiss Lopes, a Cape Verdean singer based in Rome. "In Europe, we had access, but we had to adapt.


  6. Horse Racing Preview: Big Derby trail races in Arkansas, California and JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | UPI

    The Kentucky Derby trail winds through Arkansas, California and Japan this weekend, while Thursday's action in Dubai went into the books as a potential preview for the rapidly approaching World Cup night. The Presidents Day weekend also features the prestigious 7-furlong sprints at Laurel Park in Maryland, The grassy Buena Vista for fillies and mares at Santa Anita and the Grade III Razorback Handicap at Oaklawn Park.


  7. Rochester Rhinos Sign Five Players for 2017 USL SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Bent Musket

    ... times for a total of 828 minutes played. The Rhinos appear have a footballing connection to the island nation of Cape Verde. Two Cape Verdean players tried out for the squad ahead of the 2015 season but only Duba signed a contract with Rochester. ...


  8. Knights dominate Roxbury to extend winning streakRead the original story

    Friday Feb 3 |

    ... by Elijah Vazquez (Woonsocket, Rhode Island), Grant Gillis (Jamestown, Rhode Island) and Edvaldo Ferreira (Praia, Cape Verde). Roxbury was quickly able to cut the lead to five, but the Knights did not let the visitors get any closer. The Knights ...


  9. No Place For Hate Tours Zion MuseumRead the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | Falmouth Enterprise

    No Place for Hate-Falmouth invites the public on a group tour of the Zion Union Heritage Museum on Saturday, February 11, beginning at 2 PM. Participants should meet at the museum at 276 North Street in Hyannis.


  10. Carmen Souza and the Cape Verde connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Sunday Herald

    ... Souza was, she says, like coming home because her own father and mother shared the same background as Silver, in Cape Verde, the island group off Africa's west coast. Silver was born in Connecticut to immigrant parents and Souza could tell instantly ...


  11. Horse Racing Weekend Preview - Jan. 27, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | UPI

    The world's top two horses face off again Saturday at Gulfstream Park in a rematch of the world's top-rated race of the past year. And that's just the highlight of a weekend that sees top-shelf action from South Africa to Florida to Houston to Hong Kong, which has a couple rematches of its own.


  12. Special delivers for Bin SuroorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Sky Sports

    News from Meydan where Saeed bin Suroor celebrated his 200th Dubai Carnival winner and Very Special made her class count. Saeed bin Suroor celebrated his 200th Dubai World Cup Carnival winner in perfect fashion after Very Special made her class count to land back-to-back victories in the Cape Verdi at Meydan.


  13. Very seeking Special return at MeydanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Sky Sports

    Very Special will attempt to maintain her fine record at Meydan on Thursday when she has a first start for 202 days. Saeed bin Suroor's mare is a dual Group Two winner at the track and bids for another significant prize in the Cape Verdi over a mile.


  14. Fernandes makes historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Home

    UMass Lowell senior forward Wuilito Fernandes, a native of Praia, Cape Verde, became the first player in men's soccer program history to be drafted, when he was selected by FC Dallas in the third round with the 62nd overall pick at the MLS SuperDraft. The senior spent last week at the MLS Player Combine in Los Angeles after being one of the initial 53 NCAA invitees in December.


  15. Grant will push schooner Ernestina-Morrissey toward financial finishlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 |

    ... was then purchased by Captain Henrique Mendes, who used her as a trans-Atlantic and inter-island Cape Verde packet. She was rebuilt and presented to the United States and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts by the Republic of Cape Verde as a living ...


  16. The reconciliation of Mark WahlbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | WGBH

    The list of actor Mark Wahlberg's offenses is not inconsequential. At 16, during an attempted robbery, he pummeled a Vietnamese man with a wooden stick and knocked him unconscious.


  17. What is it like to live in Taunton?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 |

    Hanna's family came to the city in the 1850s, and Hanna, 69, has lived in Taunton his entire life. He spent 37 years teaching history in the Taunton Public Schools.


  18. Brits stranded on holiday isle as huge dust cloud sparks mayhemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Daily Star

    Passengers due to fly back in time for Christmas from Cape Verde have been told they still cannot come home. Flights have been unable to land at Boa Vista Airport for a number of days due to Saharan dust cloud causing poor visibility.


  19. Barker backs Hunt to lead BafanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 |

    ... Faso after two rounds of qualifiers. The qualifiers will resume in August with back-to-back matches against Cape Verde in Praia before hosting the Blue Sharks the following month. The next coach will have some time to work with the team. There are ...


  20. Where to Escape to in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | The Daily Beast

    ... along the way, but a direct transcontinental link brings a new destination into focus for America travelers: Cape Verde. A Creole combustion of Afro-Portuguese influence, the volcanic islands off the coast of northern Africa make an interesting ...