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ODDS AND ENDS: Hot dog vendor brawl leads to stabbing and other offbeat offerings

Toronto Sun 28 Nov 2022
An ancient shipwreck has been found in China complete with intact cargo dating to the Qing Dynasty ... The ship is believed to date from 160 years ago and is “one of the largest and best-preserved wooden shipwrecks discovered underwater in China,” the release said. With 31 cabins, the ship is 125 feet long and about 32 feet wide.

SpaceX sends supplies to space station in 54th launch this year

Yahoo Daily News 27 Nov 2022
SpaceX launched its 26th space station resupply mission Saturday, sending up 7,700 pounds of equipment and supplies aboard a Dragon cargo ship, including belated Thanksgiving Day treats for the lab's crew, research gear and two new roll-out solar arrays to boost the station's power.

Captains set sail on upper section of Yangtze with upgraded facilities

Beijing News 27 Nov 2022
His father, who worked on a 500-tonne iron ship, was responsible for transporting phosphate ore and coal from the deep mountains to Yibin City in southwest China's Sichuan Province ... Over the past decade, Liu Jie, who is also the general manager of a logistics company operating three cargo ships, has grown as a captain on the river.

Cooperation, peace for South China Sea

Shenzhen Daily 27 Nov 2022
Being the world’s biggest trader of goods, China has 60% of its cargoes shipped through the South China Sea. Seven out of the 10 biggest ports by cargo volume in the world are located in China, from which large amounts of goods are shipped by foreign navigation firms to other parts of the world through the South China Sea.

'MIRACLE': Man who fell off cruise ship found after spending hours at sea

Canoe 27 Nov 2022
Coast Guard says a passenger who went overboard from a cruise ship in the Gulf of Mexico was rescued on Thanksgiving after likely being in the water for hours ... Seth Gross said a cargo ship later saw a person in the water about 32 kilometres south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana, and the mouth of the Mississippi River.

‘Miracle’: Missing cruise ship passenger found OK in water

Federal News Radio 27 Nov 2022
Coast Guard says a passenger who went overboard from a cruise ship in the Gulf of Mexico was rescued on Thanksgiving after likely being in the water for hours ... Seth Gross said a cargo ship later saw a person in the water about 20 miles (32 kilometers) south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana, and the mouth of the Mississippi River.

The EU still won't buy Russian oil even with a price cap, Energy Aspects' Amrita ...

Business Insider 27 Nov 2022
In addition, EU-based companies will not be allowed to provide insurance and shipping services for Russian oil cargoes headed anywhere in the world ... But so far, not many countries have pledged to cooperate, and non-EU companies can also provide financial services for Russian oil cargoes ... Read the original article on Business Insider ....

SpaceX Dragon spacecraft delivers new solar arrays and more to ISS

Digital Trends 27 Nov 2022
The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying the Dragon cargo craft lifts off from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center to the International Space Station on Nov ... The Dragon will remain docked with the station for around one month before it is filled with cargo and the results of completed scientific experiments and is returned on an uncrewed flight to Earth.

Europe's ban on Russian oil cargoes is just weeks away. Here's what's happening – and ...

Business Insider 27 Nov 2022
That means a raft of potential disruptions from longer shipping routes and a squeeze on tanker demand to higher freight and crude costs ... Longer shipping routes. Russia's increased dependence on Asian buyers means a recalibration of shipping dynamics ... Such challenges have prompted Russia to seek shorter shipping routes to Asia.

Pharmaceutical Society wants Precursor Chemicals Act updated

Jamaica Observer 27 Nov 2022
It noted that in Jamaica, drug trafficking takes place at airports through drug couriers, baggage and air freight and at seaports via containers, cargo vessels, underwater canisters attached to ship hulls, shipping vessels and speedboats ... He hoped it is nipped before it is too late ... Bennett added ... .

Ernest Evans Took On a Fleet of Japanese Warships, Despite Being Drastically Outnumbered

War History Online 27 Nov 2022
They were sometimes used to defend troops tasked with launching attacks, and commonly served as defensive barriers for ships carrying important cargo ... He became the ship’s commanding officer on March 14, 1942, serving in this capacity until July 7, 1943 ... be a fighting ship.

Oil Updates — Crude prices down; Ukraine wants lower cap on Russian oil 

Arab News 27 Nov 2022
RIYADH ... Brent crude futures settled down $1.71, or 2 percent, to trade at $83.63 a barrel, having retraced some earlier gains ... 5 ... The idea of the cap is to prohibit shipping, insurance and reinsurance companies from handling cargoes of Russian crude around the globe, unless it is sold for less than the price set by the G7 and its allies ... Iraq ... 4 ... ....

MEDIC EMS donates ambulance to Ukraine

News-Press Now 27 Nov 2022
Nov. 27—Medic EMS in Davenport will become the third Iowa ambulance service to donate an ambulance to Ukraine. Chris Manson, vice president of government relations at OSF St ... "My initial goal was to get one ambulance over there," he said ... Medic 14 will be on a cargo ship along with nine other ambulances and the fire truck, he said ... .

Zero Backlog at Los Angeles-Area Ports After More Than 2 Years: Officials

The Epoch Times 26 Nov 2022
The Marine Exchange of Southern California reported cargo ship backups had fallen to zero beginning Nov ... Cargo awaits to be transferred from the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach on Oct.

Tran De port set to become gateway seaport to Mekong Delta

The Saigon Times 26 Nov 2022
The gateway seaport to the Mekong Delta will be developed to handle container ships with a deadweight tonnage of up to 100,000 TEUs, and bulk cargo ships with a deadweight tonnage of 160,000 tons.

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