Three sailors died and a further eight were missing tonight after a cargo ship collided with a container ship and sank in one of the North Sea's busiest shipping lanes. The collision took place just off the coast...
Notice how low the Republican response was to this. Talk about taking the low road. What hurts most is that some people will believe it."(CNN) -- Sen. John McCain's campaign rebuked Sen. Joe Biden on Tuesday, saying the Democratic vice presidential nominee had "sunk to a new...
"A Sri Lankan cargo vessel carrying 3609 tons of rice was sunk off Banglades’s Chiitagong harbor after colliding with a Panamanian empty tanker , the harbor authorities said. Radio Controller of Chittagong Port Authoritiy,Wahidur Rahman said, “After receiving an SOS from...
"On 2006, this bizarre-looking baby was born in Charikot, the headquarters of Dolakha district, attracting a huge number of onlookers to witness the astonishing sight. The neck-less baby with its head almost...
""We have to be strict. Foreign fishing boats or any foreign ship entering or operating in Indonesian waters illegally will be sunk," he said after witnessing the signing of an agreement on Standard Operating Procedures between his ministry, the National Police and the...
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Crews missing in Black Sea storm
Several vessels have run aground during the storm
Rescuers are searching for 20 sailors missing after a powerful storm hit the Azov...
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""The three warships have been patrolling in water area suspected to be the location where the MV Rajawali sunk. However, they have not found any clues of the ship wreckage or the missing crew members, so far,"...
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If this is true and just the tip of the iceberg of things to come, perhaps this is one reason why the Arctic is becoming more attractive for global companies looking to get ships in with ease in order to exploit...
German submarine U-864 was sunk by the Royal Navy some 62 years ago.
She now lies on the bottom of the North Sea at a depth of 500 feet,
just off the isle of Fedje. The exact location was discovered by the
Norwegian navy in 2003, prompting research into U-864’s final...
Some American sailors were actually seeing action a few weeks before
Pearl Harbor. And BEFORE September 1941, there was a very small number
of American civilians, who resided in Britain and Germany, who had
already volunteered to work or fight, for the country where they...
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"At least 350 Japanese planes swarmed over Oahu. Five American
battleships were sunk. The back of the Arizona was broken in a
catastrophic explosion, actually captured on film. It remains today a
memorial to the attack. The Oklahoma rolled over and was eventually
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January 27, 1941 :: The American Ambassador to Tokyo, Joseph C.
Grew, informed President Roosevelt's State Department that Pearl Harbor
would be the first target in the event of trouble with the Japanese.
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The Roosevelt administration knew through reading the Japanese naval
traffic, that all Japanese merchant vessels were to return to their
home waters by December 7, 1941. They also knew a lot more than just
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October 16, 1941 - After meeting FDR, Secretary of War Henry Stimson
wrote: "We face the delicate question of the diplomatic fencing to be
done so as to be sure Japan is put into the wrong and makes the first
bad move -- overt move." On November 25, 1941 - After
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"I want you to know that your government has no information which it
has any thought of withholding from you.... You are, I believe, the
most enlightened and best informed people in all the world." President Franklin D. Roosevelt. September 1939.
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