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Meet the cats living on the tall ships visiting Philly (blog) - 26 May 2018
Thousands of visitors will descend upon the tall ships this weekend at Penn's Landing for Sail Philadelphia 2018. They will board them to learn about sailing culture and history, but only a select few will be lucky enough to catch a glimpse of the ...
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Long-touted economic benefits of cruise ships far overstated

Press Herald - 11 Jun 2018
But the growth in cruise ship traffic is also threatening to drive The Cat out of Portland, taking fee revenue and economic activity with it. “There are a few days in the year where it is extremely difficult to have the ferry operating because of the ...
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New mega-ship's wow factors light up Carnival Horizon

ABC News - 25 May 2018
Dr. Seuss characters like the Cat in the Hat and Thing 1 and Thing 2 are mainstays on the Horizon, as they are on other Carnival ships. The Dr. Seuss partnership takes canter stage atop the ship at Dr. Seuss WaterWorks, the first-ever Dr. Seuss water park.
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Syria's Assad gets food lifeline from Crimea

Reuters - 21 Jun 2018
Shipments started picking up in the middle of last year and at least 10 ships took a minimum of 170,000 tonnes of grain to Syria between July 2017 and May 2018, according to port and ship tracking data seen by Reuters and confirmed by shipping sources ...
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The answer to New Orleans' rat problem is obvious: Cats! | Letter - 11 Jun 2018
Cats are prolific hunters and will hunt down rats and mice. Historically cats were taken on board ships to control the rat and mouse population to keep them from eating the food on the ship. Port cities always had plenty of cats roaming the docks and ...
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Mercy Ships' Cameroon mission turns nurse's world upside down (blog) - 06 Jun 2018
I was recently reminded of this during my time volunteering with Mercy Ships in Central Africa, where I spent two months in Cameroon, living and working alongside some of the most beautiful people I've ever met as a volunteer on the Africa Mercy. The ...
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CAT – Supply of spare parts, overhaul/repair & reconditioning

Government Europa - 19 Jun 2018
The yard has crane facilities and is easy and economically to reach from any point in the Irish Sea. Due to the Isle of Man's maritime cluster (of which CMS Ltd and the Ship Yard are part) we can offer to carry out almost any type of ship repair with ...
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Sea convoy reaches Spain as migration debate roils Europe

Kansas City Star - 17 Jun 2018
An aid group's ship and two Italian military vessels docked Sunday at the Spanish port of Valencia, ending a weeklong ordeal for hundreds of people who were rescued from the Mediterranean Sea only to become pawns in a European political fight.
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日本の現代アートを発信、パリで「SHIP'S CAT」展が開催 - 20 Jun 2018
SHIP'S CAT」展は日仏友好160周年、京都・パリ友情盟約締結60周年を迎えることを記念し、日本政府が主催する「ジャポニスム2018」参加企画事業の一環。「Ship'sCat」は、大航海時代にネズミから食物や貨物、船を守り、疫病を防ぐことを目的に船に乗せられ、天候を予知 ...
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Some in Maine fear cruise-ship tourism has gone overboard

Press Herald - 11 Jun 2018
BAR HARBOR — Twenty years ago, Valerie Peacock was assistant harbormaster here and the arrival of a cruise ship was a novel event. A great passenger liner would drop anchor, and locals hanging around the town pier – adults reading the paper, kids ...
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The Hidden Histories of the Mary A. Whalen

The Red Hook Star-Revue - 04 Jun 2018
David Levine, who reordered and designed the Red Hook WaterStories website, cleaned up after the ship cat, Chiclet, who had rejected the majority of the sandwich he had offered. “She owns the ship,” ship historian Peter Rothenberg said of the black ...
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This cruise ship's elevators may be smarter than you

Miami Herald - 30 May 2018
Carnival cruisers: Get ready for brainy lifts at sea that may know more about where you are going than you do. Carnival Horizon, which begins cruising out of PortMiami to the Caribbean on Sept. 22, is the first ship built for the North America market ...
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Italy summons French ambassador in row over migrant rescue boat

The Guardian - 13 Jun 2018
Italy has summoned the French ambassador after Emmanuel Macron criticised what he called Italy's “cynicism and irresponsibility” in turning away a migrant rescue ship with more than 600 people on board. Matteo Salvini, Italy's new anti-migrant interior ...

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