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  • Pearl Harbor center superintendent leaving for new job

    The National Park Service superintendent who was at the helm of the Pearl Harbor visitors' center when tour companies allegedly sold tickets to the site is taking a job in Massachusetts. Paul DePrey said Tuesday he will leave Hawaii in June to be...
  • AP News in Brief at 7:58 p.m. EDT

    Smuggler's faulty maneuver turned would-be rescue into worst Mediterranean shipwreck in memory Rescue seemed so close at hand. A ship with experience plucking migrants from unseaworthy smuggler's boats had arrived soon after the distress call went out....
  • Body Of ESPN Writer's Son Found In Lake Ontario

    Body Of ESPN Writer's Son Found In Lake Ontario
    The body of a 21-year old Fairfield native who vanished in February from the college he attended in Rochester, N.Y., was found in Lake Ontario Friday evening, according to the college. Max Maisel, 21, was a third-year photography student at the...
  • Coast Guard Museum Should Boost New London Revival

    Coast Guard Museum Should Boost New London Revival
    Downtown New London once was a marvelously vibrant town center, with movie theaters, bowling alleys (duckpin!), hotels, department stories and restaurants. But — as with many of the state's traditional downtowns — the life began draining out...
  • Judge peers to US independence as NC fights Alcoa dams title

    Letters from an American Revolutionary general, complaints from North Carolina settlers and efforts to lobby 18th century legislators were introduced as evidence Tuesday as a federal judge took up a case about who owns the riverbed under four dams. U.S....
  • Boston, Lionel Richie, Heart to perform on Carnival ships

    Boston, Lionel Richie, Heart to perform on Carnival ships
    The Band Perry, Boston, Lionel Richie and Heart are on the roster of artists set to perform in the Carnival LIVE concert series this summer and fall. Carnival LIVE concerts are held aboard certain cruise ships, including some that sail from South...
  • Five questions for Sail Baltimore's executive director Laura Stevenson

    Five questions for Sail Baltimore's executive director Laura Stevenson
    About 40 foreign attaches from around the world — Serbia to Spain, India to Italy — will gather this week in Baltimore with one purpose: to consider whether to bring their nation's tall ships to the Inner Harbor. The nonprofit Sail Baltimore,...
  • Greece seeks more EU aid to cope with soaring immigration

    Greece appealed to its European Union partners Friday for more help in policing its sea borders as immigrants increasingly make dangerous journeys to escape war and poverty in the Middle East and Africa. Deputy Minister for Merchant Marine Thodoros...
  • Hermione replica ship to sail from France to Yorktown with Hennessy cognac

    Hermione replica ship to sail from France to Yorktown with Hennessy cognac
    The Hermione, a replica of the 18th-century French frigate that carried the Marquis de Lafayette to the Revolutionary War, is setting sail April 18 from France with two barrels of Hennessy cognac on its way to Yorktown on June 5. “What this does,...
  • US warship heads to Yemeni waters; could block Iran weapons

    In a stepped-up response to Iranian backing of Shiite rebels in Yemen, the Navy aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt is steaming toward the waters off Yemen to beef up security and join other American ships that are prepared to intercept any Iranian...
  • MSC Cruises previews Meraviglia, its first Vista class cruise ship

    MSC Cruises previews Meraviglia, its first Vista class cruise ship
    When it sails in 2017, the MSC Meraviglia will feature "cluster cabins" for families traveling together, a digital sky along the ceiling of an inside promenade deck, and a linked-up amusement and outdoor water park. MSC Cruises unveiled plans Monday for...