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Officials in Nepal say a tourist from United States died while trying to cross a flooded river in western Nepal and an overcrowded boat crossing another swollen river capsized leaving at least two people missing.
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Heather Hardcastle has spent her life fishing for salmon at the mouth of the Taku River, which starts in a remote corner of northwestern British Columbia before dumping into the ocean near her home in Juneau, Alaska.
The Navy put a sailboat up for public auction Wednesday. It's a three-hulled, 50-foot contour sailboat built in the mid 2000s.
One person is in critical condition today after a boat slammed into a construction barge on Lake Quinsigamond about 1 this morning.
The U.S. Coast Guard this week spent 17 hours covering 38 square miles of the Houston Ship Channel searching for a missing shrimp boat captain whose body was ultimately found by his father in the capsized vessel.
Relatives of 51 people who died when the Marchioness pleasure boat sank in the River Thames in London have gathered at a service to remember them 25 years on.
Crews have officially called off the search for a missing man, the captain of a fishing boat that capsized near Cedar Bayou Monday afternoon.
Seoul: South Korean ruling and opposition party leaders have agreed on legislation to investigate April's Sewol ferry disaster more deeply, but a spokesman for families of the victims said they would oppose the bill.
Fresh fire crews from around the state are rushing to eastern Madera County, south of Yosemite National Park, to battle the Junction fire as authorities brace for high temperatures and renewed winds, which could rekindle embers and again send flames toward homes in Oakhurst and Bass Lake.
The Transportation Safety Board of Canada says many factors contributed to the Lac-Megantic train derailment in 2013, including lax safety measures at the company that owned the runaway train.
The iceberg thought to have been hit by Titanic, photographed by the chief steward of the liner Prinz Adalbert on the morning of 15 April 1912.
Whaleoil blogger criticises Key's former press secretary for going to ground and not speaking out about accusations in Hager book.
Aug. 18, 2014: One person is still missing after a fishing vessel overturned near the Ship Channel.
Villagers transport their bicycles on a boat through the flooded areas of Morigaon district in the north-eastern Indian state of Assam on Monday.
Tony Lawton and Gaylene Wilkinson from Takaka recount how they survived a ferry sinking in the Flores Sea near the Island of Sangeang Indonesia.
Two Britons were said to be among a group of 10 tourists who had to swim more than six hours to safety after their boat sank in rough seas while travelling between islands in Indonesia, it was reported.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 07:51 am
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