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$18 million in cocaine shows up amid bananas given to prison

(CNN) - This shipment of bananas donated to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice was ripe for contraband. "Sometimes, life gives you lemons. Sometimes, it gives you bananas.

Italian government pressures Panama to stop Aquarius rescues on world's deadliest maritime route - I

Sunday, September 23, 2018 SOS MEDITERRANEE and Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) are reeling from the announcement by the Panama Maritime…

ON THE WATER: Connections Abound On Water | Entertainment

ConnectingIn todays world, I suffer from the lack of one on one connections. I miss having a bank teller who knows my name and I have yet to bond with an ATM machine.

Negotiations finalized for Avondale Shipyard, Jefferson Parish officials say

The negotiations for the sale and redevelopment of the Avondale Shipyard have been finalized, Jefferson Parish officials announced. According to Jefferson Parish Mike Yenni…
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Pirates Kidnap Twelve from Swiss Bulk Carrier

Pirates kidnapped 12 crew members from a Swiss bulk carrier in Nigerian waters on Saturday.Seven other crew members were on board the Massoel Shipping vessel Glarus at the time.

Nauta Yachts presents new 70m project Moonflower

Nauta Yachts has revealed its latest superyacht design, the 70 metre Moonflower. The yacht has been developed for an experienced owner and construction on the project…

"A life and death situation": Typhoon Mangkhut lashes the northern Philippines

TUGUEGARAO, Philippines --Typhoon Mangkhut lashed the northern Philippines with destructive winds and heavy rain that set off landslides and destroyed homes on Saturday…

Maritime Journal | Dredging started at Anaklia

Marine construction work at Anaklia Deep Sea Port has commenced with work on the dredging of the approach channel and harbour area reports Dag Pike.This new harbour…

Whale watching boats still disturbing endangered killer whales despite efforts

Please enable Javascript to watch this videoFRIDAY HARBOR, Wash. -- Southern resident orca numbers are the lowest they've been in more than three decades.But you'd…

Bitcoin Daily: Beauty App Offers Crypto Rewards

ShareShareShareSharePrintEmailAugmented reality (AR)-powered beauty app Perfect365 is going to start rewarding its more than 100 million users with cryptocurrency.

ENOC's jet fuel storage plans show how Iranian sanctions upending oil market

Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) has chartered at least one vessel to store jet fuel to ensure supply to airlines in Dubai as pending US sanctions on Iran have…

For bold Chinese buyers of soybeans, bargain U.S. prices trump trade war

XIAN/BEIJING (Reuters) - At least two cargoes of U.S. soybeans are heading for China as some buyers are willing to risk taking up historically cheap U.S. beans even…
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Cruise Ship Blown Off Dock at Greenock Cruise Port

High winds brought by Storm Ali tore the cruise ship Nautica away from her berth at Greenock, Scotland on Wednesday, driving her out into the harbor. The vessel…

Iran's Sep LPG exports ease from highs to 356,000 mt as new sanctions near

Singapore Iran's LPG shipments loaded, or due for lifting, in September dipped to 356,000 mt ahead of new US sanctions in November, after hitting 568,000 mt last month…
A Fire Surprised a Boat off Laxe While 4 of its 5 Crew Members Slept

A Fire Surprised a Boat off Laxe While 4 of its 5 Crew Members Slept

This post has been sponsored by Free Football Online, bringing you Live Games over the internet.The boat sank and completely burned 23 miles from Burela. When the skipper of the Roymar…

Tornos News | Dozens of traditional boats mark Greeces seafaring heritage in Paros island

Dozens of traditional wooden boats of different sizes gathered at the Aegean island of Paros in Greece last weekend in celebration of traditional sailing vessels.Caïques for fishing…

Mumbai-Alibaug Ro-Ro ferry to finally sail

After two failed tenders, the much-awaited ferry service to be operated by Esquire Shipping from Ferry Wharf to Mandwa.For the third time in 18 months, a tender…