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Witnesses on the Carnival Paradise say the captain spotted the small boat drifting in the water on Wednesday.
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At the recent economic forum to thrash out a new partnership model between Africa and France, Donald Kaberuka , President of the African Development Bank , said that if Africa could find ways of financing and developing improved infrastructure, the continent could push growth beyond the current year on year average of 5% to 7% and beyond.
The Colombian Film Festival has announced the official films to be showcased at the upcoming festival in New York City, including a wide array of prominent titles that will be reviewed by an international panel of judges.
On Sunday night, Captain Richard Phillips was at the Oscars in Los Angeles. On Friday morning, he was being questioned by fifth-graders at the New York State Museum.
EXCLUSIVE: 'I'm afraid they'll come after me': Shamed Sopranos star Lillo Brancato freed from prison early over robbery that led to cop's murder lives in fear NYPD will get their revenge 'What's the chance of two ex-Navy SEALs turning up dead in the same room?' Family and friends demand U.S. investigation into mystery 'hookers and heroin' deaths on ... (more)
Captain Richard Phillips, whose heroics were chronicled in the Oscar-nominated film "Captain Phillips" starring Tom Hanks, will speak at Davenport University's annual fundraising event on May 2 at DeVos Place.
The Maritime Unmanned Navigation through Intelligence in Networks initiative catches the eye of David Manners.
Mar 06, New Delhi: India hosted the third National Security Advisor -level Trilateral Meeting on Maritime Security Cooperation between Maldives, Sri Lanka and India on 6 March 2014 in New Delhi.
In the West, people tend not to call their friends and colleagues nicknames that pick on negative physical traits.
Pirate-hunter Nick Dunn who is detained in an Indian jail will today hear whether he will be granted bail.
The Czech-produced Pirating Pirates, which premieres on Friday at Prague's One World festival of human rights documentaries, looks at why some Somalis began raiding foreign vessels in the mid-1990s.
The 30th Italian Naval Group represented by Aircraft Carrier Cavour and supply ship Etna, frigate Bergamini and patrol ship Borsini has docked at the MPS terminal at the Tema port as part of the Naval campaign "A country on the move" which started November 13, 2013.
Man, 29, charged with kidnap and murder of nursing student Holly Bobo, 20, who was last seen being dragged into the woods in 2011 Tragedy as body of missing student, 19, is found in her car submerged in a bayou after she tried to drive to a party while 'drunk' four days ago 'Nobody's perfect': Christian Redskins player says he'd 'welcome' a gay ... (more)
POMPEII: A slave-turned-gladiator finds himself in a race against time to save his true love, who has been betrothed to a corrupt Roman senator.
Buried in the LA Times Entertainment section is some interesting news about the Maersk Alabama, the ship that was attacked by Somali pirates early in the Obama Presidency.
The 28-year-old Somali-American star of 'Captain Phillips' was nominated for Best Supporting Actor at this year's Academy Awards Tim Walker is The Independent's Los Angeles correspondent, covering entertainment and other concerns from the West Coast of the US.