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Russian Boat Sinks on Volga, 2 Dead, 100 Missing

Posted July 10th, 2011 at 10:00 pm (UTC-5)
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Russian authorities say there is little chance of finding any more survivors from a tourist boat that sank Sunday in the Volga River, leaving at least 100 people missing. Only two bodies have been found so far, while about 80 others were rescued or swam to shore. Officials say they fear many of the missing […]

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Russian Boat Sinks on Volga, Nearly 100 Missing

Posted July 10th, 2011 at 5:00 pm (UTC-5)
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Russian authorities say there is little chance of finding any more survivors from a tourist boat that sank Sunday in the Volga River, leaving more than 100 people missing. At least one person was killed while nearly 80 others were rescued or were able to swim to shore. Survivors say the boat was a very […]

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Russian Boat Sinks on Volga, Nearly 100 Missing

Posted July 10th, 2011 at 1:25 pm (UTC-5)
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A Russian passenger boat with more than 180 people on board has sunk in the Volga River, killing at least one person and leaving nearly 100 others missing. The Itar-Tass news agency quotes an Emergency Situations Ministry spokeswoman as saying 84 people had been rescued Sunday, and that emergency operations 750 kilometers east of Moscow […]

Russian Boat Sinks on Volga, Nearly 100 Missing

Posted July 10th, 2011 at 11:50 am (UTC-5)
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A Russian passenger boat with more than 180 people on board has sunk in the Volga River, killing at least one person and leaving nearly 100 others missing. The Itar-Tass news agency quotes an Emergency Situations Ministry spokeswoman as saying 84 people had been rescued Sunday, and that emergency operations 750 kilometers east of Moscow […]

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Mexico Searches for 7 Missing in Boat Accident

Posted July 5th, 2011 at 7:25 pm (UTC-5)
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Mexican authorities are continuing the search for seven American tourists whose fishing boat capsized and sank during a storm off Mexico’s Baja California peninsula. The incident happened Sunday after the 35-meter vessel, the Erik, left the port of San Felipe for a fishing trip on the Sea of Cortez. One American was killed in the […]

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Mexico Searches for 7 Missing in Boat Accident

Posted July 5th, 2011 at 5:40 pm (UTC-5)
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Mexican authorities are continuing the search for seven American tourists whose fishing boat capsized and sank during a storm off Mexico’s Baja California peninsula. The incident happened Sunday after the 35-meter vessel, the Erik, with 43 people on board, left the port of San Felipe for a fishing trip on the Sea of Cortez. One […]

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1 Dead After Tourist Boat Capsizes Off Mexico

Posted July 4th, 2011 at 3:35 pm (UTC-5)
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Authorities in Mexico say one person is dead and at least six others are missing after a tourist boat capsized and sank during a storm off the country’s Baja California peninsula. Officials say the incident happened early Sunday, hours after the 35-meter vessel, the Erik, left the port of San Felipe for a fishing trip […]

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Tourist Boat Capsizes Off Mexico Coast

Posted July 4th, 2011 at 4:55 am (UTC-5)
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Mexican officials say a tourist boat carrying 44 people, including more than 20 Americans, has capsized off Mexico’s Baja California peninsula. Authorities say there are survivors, but the number is not immediately clear. Some people are reported to be missing. CNN reports the U.S. Coast Guard is sending helicopters to assist the Mexican Navy with […]

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Boat Capsizes on Lake Albert, 19 Believed Dead

Posted June 27th, 2011 at 10:55 am (UTC-5)
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Officials say 19 people are believed dead after a boat capsized on Lake Albert in central Africa. Authorities say six people were rescued after the boat turned over late Friday. The remaining 19 passengers were still missing as of Monday. Many of the victims were members of the same family. Lake Albert straddles the border […]

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