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Venezuela aid boat reaches Curacao after reported standoff

Venezuela aid boat reaches Curacao after reported standoffWillemstad, Curaçao (Netherlands Antilles) (AFP) – A boat carrying aid from the United States docked at the island of Curacao on Sunday after officials said the Venezuelan military had stopped it reaching the crisis-hit country. The shipment was part of a broader drive to take food and medicine into Venezuela in defiance of its President Nicolas Maduro. The Midnight Stone supply ship, loaded with nine cargo containers, entered the harbor on the Caribbean island 40 miles (65 kilometers) from Venezuela’s coast, AFP reporters saw.



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Fifteen migrants die in boat off Libya, Egyptian survivor says

Fifteen migrants die in boat off Libya, Egyptian survivor saysFifteen migrants have died in a boat off the Libyan coast after spending 12 days at sea without food or water, an Egyptian survivor said on Tuesday. Only 10 migrants from the capsized boat survived, all of whom were suffering from severe dehydration, Othman Belbeisi, head of the U.N. migration agency IOM in Libya, said on Twitter. The owner of a beach chalet found the migrants washing up on the shore near the city of Misrata and called authorities, who brought them to the Red Crescent relief service and hospitals, residents said.



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Captain of duck boat that killed 17 in July accident indicted

Captain of duck boat that killed 17 in July accident indictedKenneth Scott McKee was indicted Thursday in connection with the duck boat sinking that killed 17 people, including nine members of one family.



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Seattle Woman Freaks Out, Calls 911 After Humpback Whales Swim Under Boat

Seattle Woman Freaks Out, Calls 911 After Humpback Whales Swim Under BoatVideo of the woman screaming and calling police has gone viral.



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Trump Tells Hurricane Florence Survivor 'At Least You Got A Nice Boat Out Of The Deal'

Trump Tells Hurricane Florence Survivor 'At Least You Got A Nice Boat Out Of The Deal'Hurricane Florence has resulted in at least 37 deaths in three states, but



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Rare triple whale breach close to boat stuns onlookers

Rare triple whale breach close to boat stuns onlookersWhale watchers squeal with delight as three surfacing humpbacks leap out of the water almost simultaneously in rare triple breach right next to their boat.



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Body of 3rd victim of Colorado River boat crash recovered

Body of 3rd victim of Colorado River boat crash recoveredMOABI REGIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — The bodies of a man and woman killed in a weekend collision of two recreational boats on the Colorado River were found Tuesday and the search continued for one other missing person, authorities said.



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Third body recovered in Arizona boat crash

Third body recovered in Arizona boat crashDivers searching a stretch of the Colorado River in Arizona where two boats slammed into each other found the bodies of two victims of the crash on Tuesday, a day after another body was recovered, officials said. One person remained missing late on Tuesday when darkness forced a suspension of the search, said Anita Mortensen, a spokeswoman for the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office. The crash hurled occupants of the two boats into the water near Arizona’s border with California, less than 15 miles (24 km) south of the California town of Needles.



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Survivor describes deadly Colorado River boat crash: 'I thought I was going to drown'

Survivor describes deadly Colorado River boat crash: 'I thought I was going to drown'Taylor Corbino described the "horrific" head-on collision in an interview with "Good Morning America" Tuesday.



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Woman found dead, three people missing in Arizona boat crash

Woman found dead, three people missing in Arizona boat crashSeveral people were rescued by nearby boaters, the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office said.



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