Ahead of NTSB meeting on El Faro sinking, ship owner highlights human error

In some of the final input into a two-year investigation, owners of the sunken cargo ship El Faro underscore to federal officials the role mistakes by the ship’s captain and crew may have played in its sinking and the deaths

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Flashback: What sunk the MV Holmglen in 1959, killing all 15 crew?

A court heard MV Holmglen was a ‘bad steering ship’ but couldn’t account for the little cargo carrier’s rapid foundering off Timaru in 1959. Will Harvie reports. The sinking of Motor Vessel Holmglen on November 24, 1959 with all the loss

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Divers Freeing Whale Sharks From Fishing Nets Is the Most Beautiful Thing You’ll Ever See (VIDEO)

For many decades, it has been well documented that other animals, particularly dolphins, whales, and sea turtles, are also caught in fishing nets. In fact, it is estimated that bycatch(non-target animals who are caught in fishing nets) amounts for a whopping 40 percent of

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