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  1. Spithill says Team NZ overplay 'underdog card'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    REMOTE CONTROL: Auckland accountant Sam Finnigan is taking on America's Cup winner Jimmy Spithill, with the pair using a smart phone to control a full sized trimaran. The Aussie sailor who broke Kiwi hearts at the last America's Cup expects the 2017 event to be the toughest yet - and he expects Team New Zealand to be there.

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  2. Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, a dry Saginaw Bay and heavy snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, a dry Saginaw Bay and heavy snow and top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history . From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on November 10. 1901 - The wood scow-schooner, 2-mast Emily Taylor , while carrying wood, was bound Arthur Bay for Green Bay, when she drove into the shallows of Heizer Bay, 20 miles north of Menominee, MI in the bay of Green Bay where waves broke completely over her all night in a gale .

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  3. Yeovilton helicopter helps with 10million cocaine seizureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | This is The West Country

    A Royal Navy warship has seized cocaine with a wholesale value of A 10 million in the Caribbean with help from its Lynx Helicopter from Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton. The helicopter from 815 Naval Air Squadron managed to shadow the vessel in the Atlantic and alerted the ship, which sped towards it and forced it to stop.

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  4. Yachting: Peyron wins transatlantic Route du RhumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    French yachting great Loick Peyron on Monday won the transatlantic Route du Rhum yacht race, setting a record time in the process as he crossed the line off the Guadeloupe Caribbean island group. French skipper Loick Peyron celebrates in Pointe-a-Pitre after winning the Route du Rhum sailing race in record time.

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  5. The Digger who made it easy to stand outRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    IN a sea of 700-plus army colleagues on the steps of a giant pyramid in Egypt, Private Walter Fathers knew he needed to stand out for a photo. So he moved his arms.

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  6. Diver Finds Previously Undiscovered Shipwrecks on Lake Michigan Floor: WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Patch.com

    A diver has found a cluster of previously undiscovered shipwrecks in the waters of Lake Michigan under the Island of Skillagalee, a land mass about the size of two football fields with a lighthouse and little else. Shipwreck diver Ross Richardson's discovery includes what remains of a side-wheel steamer, believed to be the 226-foot-long wooden A.D. Patchin , which ran aground in September 1850, The Grand Rapids Press/MLive reports.

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  7. SAILING: Benno takes on the world in ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Falmouth Packet

    MOST teenagers probably spent their half term break in the confines of their own homes on their phones or their Xboxes But one 14-year-old from Mylor Bridge, has spent the last week representing Great Britain in Argentina on board a dinghy. Benno Marstaller travelled to South America to race in the 2014 Optimist World Championships after being chosen to be part of Team GB.

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  8. Rough ride for sailorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Southland Times

    FIRST IN: Taking line honours as the first yacht home was Paradigm, featuring ,from left, Murray Gane, Jeremy Davison, John Oswald, Richelle Collier and skipper David Ensor. Yet Gucci was named the winner.

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  9. ARC+ sets sail en route to St LuciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    LAS PALMAS, Canary Islands -- The second edition ARC+ set sail from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria on Sunday, bound initially for Mindelo in the Cape Verde Islands and then to Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia. A brisk northerly wind provided near perfect sailing, with just a one metre swell making it a little rock and roll for some.

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  10. Why Oracle Founder Larry Ellison NEEDS To Have The World's Greatest Competitive TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    When Charlie Rose asked Oracle CTO and former CEO Larry Ellison last year why he had to win the America's Cup yacht race for the second time in a row, Ellison replied , "It's funny, because I realized after losing twice that my personality wouldn't allow me to quit while losing. And then after winning the America's Cup, I discovered my personality doesn't allow me to quit while winning! I don't smoke, but I do sail."

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  11. Baltic region security and a hot October in the Baltic SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    Faced with episodes such as the recent search of what may have been a Russian submarine in Swedish waters, the Baltic region countries should come up with collective defensive decisions, writes RamA nas Bogdanas. Russia has been trying to prove the point in very special ways lately.

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  12. Jason Wills: Business tips from a salty dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    The Volvo Ocean Race teams have just hurtled from the starting point in Alicante to the end of the first leg in Cape Town. For the first time in the yacht race's 41-year history the boats are all identical - the new Volvo Ocean 65 is what's called a one-design.

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  13. Garth Brooks, new 'Wimpy Kid' book, "Fury," Ryan Adams and Pink Floyd: Pop 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    HBO's drama "The Newsroom" begins its third and final season of critiquing the modern media through the eyes of new anchor Will McAvoy , Garth Brooks presents the entertainer of the year award at the 48th annual CMA Awards on Nov. 5. His new CD, "Man Against Machine," drops Monday, Nov. 10. Garth Brooks hasn't recorded new music for nearly 13 years, but he didn't spend all that time writing a lot of new material. He wrote only three of the 14 songs on his new album, "Man Against Machine" .

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  14. Veteran voyagersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Veteran Hokule'a crew members Billy Richards, left, Gordon Pi'ianai'a, Harry Ho and Buddy McGuire, who gathered Friday on the Hawai'i Loa at the Marine Education and Training Center at Sand Island, will join the Hokule'a and Hikianalia in New Zealand. Veteran Hokule'a crew members Billy Richards, left, Gordon Pi'ianai'a, Buddy McGuire and Harry Ho.

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  15. Crew will share its travels with schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    For the latest leg of the Hokule'a's worldwide sail, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser will "adopt" James Campbell High School in Ewa Beach -- a way to share the upcoming monthlong canoe journey across New Zealand's North Island as vividly as possible with students back on Oahu. Crew members typically visit classes in person before they depart, then lead discussions via Google Hangout during the sail, and then continue to work with the students afterward on projects that tie in to the themes of the global voyage.

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  16. Summer in Holland 2Read the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | TrekEarth

    The weather can be warm and pleasant for a while in Holland but when it gets really warm clouds like this gather above Holland and you know you won't keep it dry. Hello Gerrit, The sky is absolutely superb, a real portend of assn impending storm.

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  17. Outdoors calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Post and Courier

    The S.C. Department of Natural Resources will hold a free kids' saltwater fishing tournament from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday at the Mount Pleasant Pier. The tournament open to youth 16 and under, and participants will compete for awards and prizes.

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  18. Rough going for regattas hosted by Annapolis Y.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | The Maryland Gazette

    A northeaster worked its way up the East Coast and caused the breeze to blow 25-30 knots on both Saturday and Sunday on the Chesapeake Bay. With some gusts hitting 38 knots, Annapolis Yacht Club race committee officials cancelled the J/105 and J/35 Mid-Atlantic Championships.

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  19. Opportunities limitless from Navy League, Sea CadetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Cowichan News Leader

    The children have long since grown up and are on their own but the Irvings remain active in the 100 Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps and the Navy League Cadet Corps in Duncan. Mike is the branch president and Lt.

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  20. Maritime museum will see boats sail into LimerickRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Limerick Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Businessman Ray O'Halloran at the Salmon Weir, which is to be opened up as part of a new maritime museum EXCITING plans are being put in place to open up a maritime museum in Limerick, in a move which will also see the Salmon Weir opened up for the first time.

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