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CHICAGO (AP) – A U.S. Coast Guard ship loaded with more than 1,200 Michigan Christmas trees has arrived in downtown Chicago.
The Coast Guard Cutter Mackinaw set sail late last month, traveling from its homeport of Cheboygan down Lake Michigan to Chicago. 136 more words
U.N. agency signals alarm over refugees deaths after another maritime disaster claims lives of Haitians - NY Daily News
After three shocking fatal disasters involving men, women and children from Haiti, Dominican Republic, Cuba and Jamaica, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees expressed its official concern last week for the safety of persons fleeing economic political hardships. 109 more words
Tens of thousands of waterfowl birds are at risk after more than 1,000 gallons of petroleum products have leaked into the Mississippi River near Le Claire, Iowa. 308 more words
Double holiday — Thanksgiving and first day of the Jewish Festival of Lights (which begins tonight) — means no pile driving.
Work continues on the first of four new permanent noise barriers in Rockland County, and removal of sections of the existing noise wall along northbound I-87/I-287 in the area south of Exit 10. 216 more words
(CNN) — At least 10 Haitian migrants were dead and dozens of others were rescued after their overloaded sail freighter capsized Monday night off Staniel Cay, Bahamas, the U.S. 159 more words
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Multiple people are dead and a hundred Haitian migrants are in the water near the Bahamas after a boat capsized late Monday night. 200 more words