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'Meyers Manx' dune buggy creator dead at 94

Info News 27 Feb 2021
As fire raged aboard the ship, he jumped overboard, at one point handed his life preserver to someone who needed it more, and helped rescue others. Later, his wife said, he returned to the ship and helped remove the bodies of the nearly 400 sailors killed.
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‘Meyers Manx’ dune buggy creator dead at 94

Wtop 27 Feb 2021
As fire raged aboard the ship, he jumped overboard, at one point handed his life preserver to someone who needed it more, and helped rescue others. Later, his wife said, he returned to the ship and helped remove the bodies of the nearly 400 sailors killed.
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Oakland A’s outline ballpark plans in environmental impact report

The Daily Democrat 26 Feb 2021
Earlier this month, an Alameda County Superior Court judge dismissed a lawsuit filed by the Pacific Merchant Shipping Association, the Harbor Trucking Association, the California Trucking Association and Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc.
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#74. Blood Alley

The Pantagraph 26 Feb 2021
- Director. William A. Wellman- IMDb user rating. 6.4- Runtime. 110 minIn 1955’s “Blood Alley,” Wayne plays an American merchant captain who gets locked up in a Chinese prison after his ship is seized. With the help of local villagers, ... .
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WATCH: Mel Fisher’s Treasure Museum in Sebastian Features Amazing Collection of Cultural Artifacts

Space Coast Daily 26 Feb 2021
Another ship, the Atocha, met a similar fate in 1622 ... During the search for the Atocha, Fisher and his crew also discovered and raised treasure from the sister ship of the Atocha, The Santa Margarita and an English merchant slave ship, the Henrietta Marie, as well as the 1715 Fleet near Sebastian.
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Oakland Unveils Environmental Impact Report On A’s Howard Terminal Stadium Project

CBS Sports 26 Feb 2021
Los Altos Hills Man Arrested For Child Porn Possession, Distribution ... Vice President and General Counsel of the Pacific Merchant Shipping Association Mike Jacob said in a prepared statement said a coalition of labor, community, and business groups who would be impacted by the Howard Terminal will be doing a thorough analysis of the report ... .
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Environmental Report Released for Oakland A's Waterfront Ballpark Plan

NBCBayArea 26 Feb 2021
... location for a new ballpark that will make A's fans proud to call home," said Mike Jacob, vice president and general counsel of the Pacific Merchant Shipping Association, a member of the coalition and a Port of Oakland tenant that is part of a lawsuit opposing the project.
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Modest Hero of “Forgotten War” Recalls Historic Rescue Mission

CBS Sports 25 Feb 2021
The retired Miami realtor, now 92, was a 21-year-old sailor aboard the United States Merchant Marine vessel Meredith Victory.READ MORE ... He and a few other shipmates had recently graduated from the Merchant Marine Academy Kings Point, New York. The ship was in Korean waters to carry military equipment to U.S. troops. He vividly recalls the ship.
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Jaedon is in love with the sea

Jamaica Star 25 Feb 2021
Jaedon Lawe believes that most Jamaicans only do two things with water, "we drink it and we bathe with it". "Most Jamaicans don't know how to swim ... He learned to swim by age 19 ... He said his envied view of underwater includes wrecked ships, black corals, sting rays, sea horses and 17th century anchors from old pirate ships or merchant ships ... .
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GRACE ON THE CASE: A driver crashed into my wall but was pushed into it ...

The Daily Mail 25 Feb 2021
In October a car drove into my garden wall, demolishing a section. I eventually found out the car responsible was actually knocked into my wall by another coming out of a side street ... A... Share ... 'We have looked into the customer order and unfortunately a logistical issue caused the order to be cancelled after the merchant had marked it as shipped ... .
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SPLENDOR IN THE GLASS: Wine futures vs. pre-arrivals

Crossville Chronicle 24 Feb 2021
... harvest days, lab results, days in barrels, types of barrels, tracking your wine from the moment it leaves the estate, to the day it is delivered either to you or the merchant, proving it has been kept in the best possible condition, and has been stored and shipped correctly.
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Australia cracks down on livestock carriers

Splash24/7 23 Feb 2021
The campaign will target all livestock ships departing Australian ports. Livestock ships are among the eldest category in merchant shipping and have been plagued by severe safety issues in recent years.
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The Unsinkable Stoker

Log Cabin Democrat 23 Feb 2021
He worked as a black gang stoker on several British steam ships ... In April, 1915, on the eve of World War I, the British Admiralty converted the two-year-old RMS Alcantara, a royal mail ship, into an armed merchant cruiser ... On February 29, 1916, the Alcantara intercepted the Greif, a German merchant raider ship disguised as a Norwegian ship.
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