No distress call after fishing boat with foreign crew wrecks
HONOLULU (AP) — A boat that ran aground off Honolulu while transporting foreign fishermen to work in Hawaii's commercial fishing industry has raised new questions about the safety and working conditions for foreign laborers in this unique U.S. fleet.
Hawaii boat crash spurs new concerns about foreign fishermen
HONOLULU – A boat that ran aground off Honolulu while transporting foreign fishermen to work in Hawaii's commercial fishing industry has raised new questions about the safety and working conditions for foreign laborers in this unique U.S. fleet.
Germany's entire U-boat fleet is out of action
BERLIN – All of Germany's six submarines are out of action, and the country's defense minister isn't happy about it. The Kieler Nachrichten newspaper reports that four U-boats are being serviced in boatyards while two others are waiting for a berth.
The 7 biggest yachts coming to the US's biggest boat show
Arguably the main yacht show in the United States, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) is set to start to start on the 1st of November and last for a total of 5 days. Earlier this year Informa, the parent company of the Monaco Yacht Show ...
The Incredible Reason Why So Many Breast Cancer Survivors Are Joining Dragon Boat Racing Teams
When you’re staring down a cancer diagnosis, it takes serious grit to power yourself through the punishing treatments and uncertain outcomes. It turns life upside down. It can make you feel alone. Enter a movement that breast cancer survivors around the ...
Charges mount against man accused of boat crash, intoxicated gun incident
An Arlington man remains free, despite mounting criminal charges related to alcohol incidents involving a boating crash and drunken driving. Derek Hoffman, 45, appeared in Columbia County Circuit Court on Thursday, charged with one count of felony bail ...
DC woman, 68, gets 10 years for killing boyfriend with a baseball bat, high on ‘love boat’
A D.C. woman was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison for voluntary manslaughter for beating her boyfriend to death with a baseball bat while she was high on "love boat." When police responded to a call in February 2017 to investigate a report of a ...
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
Another unseasonably warm week in the Bemidji area is holding surface water temperatures in the lakes to the low 50s, which is still pretty warm for this point in the season. Anglers should be prepared to launch their boats without the aid of a dock.
Over the limit boat driver fined
A 52-year-old Devonshire man was today fined $800 for driving a boat while impaired by alcohol. Wyman Minx admitted the offence, which happened on June 26, when he appeared in Magistrates’ Court this morning. The court heard that marine police were ...
The River Sisters Dragon Boat Team
The River Sisters Dragon Boat Team The River Sisters are a dragon boat team made up of breast cancer survivors. They are trying to raise funds for a trip to Florence next year to compete in a dragon boat competition against other breast cancer survivors.