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3 hrs ago | Newsday

Marine drowned in 'freak accident'

A Royal Marine drowned during a training exercise in a "freak accident" when his boat was hit by a large wave and capsized, an inquest has heard.

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Related Topix: Devon County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

7 hrs ago | Daily World

10 worst ferry disasters worldwide

Storms and overcrowding are often blamed for ferry disasters. Following are 10 ferry disasters that had some of the highest numbers of casualties worldwide: 1987: Dona Paz ferry collided Dec. 20 in Philippines with oil tanker Vector; resulting fire and sinking killed 4,341 in the world's worst peacetime maritime disaster.

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Related Topix: Africa, Tanzania, World News

10 hrs ago | WPBF

Survivors tell of panic on board ferry

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Related Topix: Education Etc., South Korea, World News,

10 hrs ago | CNN

Theories on how a South Korean passenger ferry suddenly sank

Rescue crews attempt to save passengers from the Sewol, a South Korean ferry ship, as it sinks in the Yellow Sea on Wednesday, April 16. Of the 459 people on board, 325 were students from a Seoul high school on their way to a resort island called Jeju.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia,

10 hrs ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Rescuers search for Korea shipwreck survivors

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, US Military, US Navy, US News

14 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

Doctor, two children killed in I-65 crash

An Indiana doctor and two of his children were killed and another child was injured when their SUV collided with a semi that had slowed down because of another accident on Interstate 65 near Roselawn, Indiana state police said.

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Related Topix: Roselawn, IN, Rensselaer, IN

Tue Apr 15, 2014

TheCourier.com

2 dead after ferry sinks off South Korean coastSouth Korean rescue...

South Korean rescue helicopters fly over a South Korean passenger ship, trying to rescue passengers from the ship in water off the southern coast in South Korea, Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, North Korea, Education Etc.,

KFVS12

1 dead, after ferry sinks off South Korean coast

Dozens of military boats and helicopters scrambled Wednesday to rescue more than 470 people, including 325 high school students on a school trip, after a ferry sank off South Korea's southern coast, officials said.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, Education Etc.,

CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

Rescue operation underway after South Korean passenger ship sinks

A South Korean ship, with around 350 passengers on board, was sinking off the country's southwestern coast Tuesday night, CNN affiliate YTN has reported.

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Related Topix: Asia, South Korea, World News,

The Washington Post

A high-seas adventure with a baby that didna t end in disaster

Cutter Hodierne, 2, in the arms of a boy from the island of Pulap in Micronesia.

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Related Topix: US National Guard, Family, Kids, Sports

Daily World

Out-of-water survival craft at issue in House bill

Marine safety experts are angry about a House vote this month to change a provision of a law Congress adopted in 2010 to make travel on the water safer.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Duncan Hunter, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative John Garamendi, Democrat, Elijah Cummings

ABC7 Chicago

3 dead in I-65 crash approaching 2nd accident

Three people died Monday night in an accident that occurred as cleanup was under way for another crash near Jasper County in northwest Indiana.

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Related Topix: Roselawn, IN

WAFF-TV Huntsville

Recovery to begin for sunken barge in Miss. River

Salvage operations for a barge that overturned and sank last week in the Mississippi River in northeast Arkansas are expected to begin.

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Related Topix: Arkansas, Kinder Morgan Management, Financial Services, Energy, Oil & Gas, Kinder Morgan

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

102 years after Titanic sank, Davis resident writing about mother and grandparents' survival

The original document, currently housed in a museum, was one of the few artifacts he retained from the Titanic's sinking.

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Related Topix: Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, History Movies, Watches, Travel, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel, California, UC Santa Barbara

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Time

Disaster in the Sky: Old Plane, Inexperienced Pilots-and No More Parachutes

But that's what the Air Force did last May 3, when it launched a mission to refuel U.S. warplanes over Afghanistan using a KC-135 Stratotanker flight-control system cascaded toward trouble after actions by what the Air Force has concluded was its inadequately-trained crew.

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

KIII

Coast Guard, Texas Parks and Wildlife Locate, Recover Body in San Antonio Bay

A Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter crew located a body, Sunday, which fits the description of a man missing since Friday morning, in San Antonio Bay.

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Related Topix: Port o'connor, TX, Port Aransas, TX

NBC2 News

Missing Cape Coral man drowned

At around 4:35 p.m. Sunday, Cape Coral police, fire and EMS responded to a call of a possible drowning at the 2500 block of SE 28th St., near the Everest Boat Ramp.

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Related Topix: Cape Coral, FL

WAND-TV Decatur

Robotic submarine deployed in search for plane

The man accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City is a well-known white supremacist and former Ku Klux Klan leader who was once the... The man accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City is a ... (more)

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Related Topix: Wedding, Ohio, Gay/Lesbian

Falmouth Packet

Video: Boat sinks in massive blaze in Mylor Harbour: Full Report

A boat has sunk in a huge "ball of fire" off Mylor Harbour. Watch the video and see the pictures here.

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Related Topix: Fire

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Family, friends search for man missing after Mathews Bridge accident

Family and friends of Vernon Stephens gather at a news conference along the St. Johns River to ask for the public's help in finding him Sunday, April 13, 2014 in Jacksonville.

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Related Topix: Jacksonville, FL

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