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42 migrants dead after boat from Yemen capsizes off Djibouti coast

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At least 42 migrants have died after a boat they were travelling in from Yemen capsized off the coast of Djibouti, East Africa, during the early hours of Monday morning, the United Nations' International Office for ...

Killer whales attack fishing boat near Spain

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By October of last year, there were 33 bizarre "revenge" attacks by killer whales off the coast of Spain and Portugal and it seems they’re not done yet. At first, the crew "heard a strange noise and rushed t...

Covid-19 vaccines needed to be rescued by boat as heavy rain caused flooding in Kentucky

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A batch of Covid-19 vaccines had to be rescued by boat after heavy rains threatened the power supply at a Kentucky health facility, according to Gov. Andy Beshear. The doses were rescued from the Lee County Health D...

Four children and two adults were rescued from a sinking boat off the Georgia coast

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Two adults and four children were rescued Friday by the US Coast Guard off the Georgia coast after their boat stuck an object and started sinking. The 17-foot boat was near the entrance to the St. Marys River on the...

11 people were rescued by boat after a water main break in Philadelphia

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Eleven people were rescued by boat in North Philadelphia after a major water main break happened shortly after 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, according to Philadelphia officials. The cause of the break in the 48-inch main is...

43 people drown after migrant boat capsizes in the Mediterranean

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Forty-three people died and 10 were rescued after a boat carrying West African migrants capsized off the Libyan coast on Tuesday, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and UNHCR said in a Wednesday stat...

Coast Guard suspends search for Florida-bound boat with about 20 people aboard

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The search off the Florida coast for a missing boat with about 20 people on board has been suspended, the US Coast Guard said Friday. The Coast Guard received a report Tuesday that the blue and white 29-foot Mako Cu...

Ghost boat carrying 1,400 pounds of cocaine washes up on remote Pacific island

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A small, unassuming boat washed up on a remote island in the Pacific last week carrying no passengers -- but loaded with around 1,430 pounds (649 kg) of cocaine. The 18-foot (5.4-meter) fiberglass vessel was discove...

‘Let Them All Talk’ takes a breezy boat trip with Meryl Streep and company

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"Let Them All Talk" is as breezy as an ocean cruise (pre-Covid), and mostly a welcome excuse to enjoy its three septuagenarian leads -- Meryl Streep, Candice Bergen and Dianne Wiest -- as they banter their way acros...

The man who was found clinging to his boat in Florida is safely on shore and heading home

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The man who was found clinging to his capsized boat off the coast of Florida is safely back on shore with a story to tell. Stuart Bee, 62, was reported missing Saturday and was found clinging to his boat 86 miles ...

Missing boater is found clinging to his capsized boat off Florida’s east coast

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A boater missing off the east coast of Florida was found alive Sunday, clinging to his capsized boat about 86 miles from shore. The US Coast Guard said Sunday afternoon that the crew aboard a motor vessel found 62-y...

A couple’s wedding rings found by rescuers weeks after their boat capsized in the Mediterranean

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The young couple from Algeria must have thought their wedding rings were lost forever when their tiny boat capsized. They were among the lucky ones on that trip from Libya to Italy -- of the 20 people aboard, five h...

Scientists used a 3D printer to create the world’s smallest boat

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Researchers have created the world's smallest boat, measuring just 30 micrometers in length, so small it could sail down a human hair. Using an electron microscope, a team from Leiden University constructed the ves...

At least three dead, including children, after boat sinks off French coast

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At least three people have died, including children, after a boat capsized in French waters while trying to reach the UK, human rights monitoring group Channel Rescue said. In a statement on Tuesday, the French Regi...

A tiny boat was discovered on a remote beach 27 years after it was launched by teachers

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A mystery from Lake Superior has been solved, after a tiny boat ended up on the remote shores of one of the Great Lakes. The red, white and blue vessel was found at a remote area on Apostle Islands National Seashor...

A series of explosions injures 13 people on a boat in Florida

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A boat that had 21 occupants on board exploded on Thursday in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, injuring a total of 13 people, authorities said. Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue received several emergency calls for a boat that ...