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Bystanders help but couldn’t save man who drowned in Kitsap County

LONG LAKE — The Kitsap County Sheriff’s office says bystanders formed a chain to try to pull a drowning man to the shore of Long Lake but they couldn’t save him.Sgt. Jon Van Gesen says the Tacoma man was swimming with friends when he became distressed and called for help. He went under water.

Date: 07/31/2015 | Northwest

Several options at ice caves, none of them good

How do we prevent tragedies at the Big Four Ice Caves?

Date: 07/31/2015 | Web Monkey

SUV strikes, kills pedestrian pushing stroller in Spokane

SPOKANE — Spokane police say an SUV swerved onto a sidewalk, striking and killing a 68-year-old woman who was pushing her grandson in a stroller.

Date: 07/28/2015 | Northwest

Girl, 8, drowns while camping at Lake Cle Elum; body found

CLE ELUM — The Kittitas County sheriff’s office says divers have recovered the body of an 8-year-old Yakima girl who drowned in Lake Cle Elum.

Date: 07/28/2015 | Northwest

Remains found on Mount Rainier could be missing Tacoma hiker

MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL PARK — A park official says remains found on Mount Rainier may be that of a 64-year-old Tacoma man who went missing while hiking last year.The News Tribune reported that visitors exploring the Frying Pan Glacier discovered the remains Sunday.

Date: 07/28/2015 | Northwest

Man who rescued swimmers from Columbia River missing

MATTAWA — Authorities are searching for a Yakima man who rescued swimmers from the Columbia River but then got caught in the current.

Date: 07/28/2015 | Northwest

Montana cyclist found dead on U.S. 2 near Leavenworth

LEAVENWORTH — The Washington State Patrol is investigating the death of a 67-year-old bicyclist who was found on U.S. 2, about 22 miles west of Leavenworth.

Date: 07/28/2015 | Northwest

Coast Guard rescue swimmer rescues 4 off Oregon coast

CAPE BLANCO, Ore. — A Coast Guard rescue swimmer swam 1,750 yards through 57 degree water to rescue four fishermen near Cape Blanco, Oregon, on Tuesday.

Date: 07/21/2015 | Northwest

Toddler survives 3-story fall from window, lands on dad

ALOHA, Ore. — An Oregon toddler was in critical condition after falling from a third-story window, landing on his father.

Date: 07/20/2015 | Northwest

Coast Guard rescues 4 from grounded boat near San Juan Island

SEATTLE — The Coast Guard says one of its helicopters has rescued four people after their 23-foot pleasure boat ran aground near San Juan Island in northwest Washington.

Date: 07/20/2015 | Northwest

Officials: Oil train didn’t speed before Montana derailment

BILLINGS, Mont. — A train that derailed and spilled 35,000 gallons of oil in northeastern Montana was traveling within authorized speed limits, federal officials said Monday as they continued to probe the accident’s cause.

Date: 07/20/2015 | Business Wire

Man dies in Cowlitz County Jail

KELSO — The Cowlitz County sheriff’s office is investigating after a 55-year-old Longview man died at the Cowlitz County Jail.Authorities said there aren’t signs of foul play and it’s not clear yet how he died.

Date: 07/20/2015 | Northwest

Former investigator says hull damage sank Arctic Rose

SEATTLE — A former investigator of the sunken Arctic Rose fishing vessel says the ship went down because of damage to the hull.The Arctic Rose sank suddenly in the Bering Sea April 2001, killing all 15 men on board in one of the worst fishing disaster off Alaska in decades.

Date: 07/20/2015 | Northwest

Remote part of I-10 collapses amid heavy rains in California

LOS ANGELES — An elevated section of I-10 collapsed Sunday amid heavy rains in a remote desert area of California, cutting off traffic between the state and Arizona and leaving a driver injured.

Date: 07/19/2015 | Nation & World

Demi Moore ‘in shock’ after man drowns in her back yard pool

LOS ANGELES — Demi Moore said she is stunned and saddened by the death of a 21-year-old man Sunday in the backyard pool of a Los Angeles home she owns.

Date: 07/19/2015 | Nation & World

Ice caves conundrum

Access blocked as officials consider options after death

Date: 07/17/2015 | Local News

Grant County Jail inmate found dead in cell

EPHRATA — A Grant County corrections spokesman says a 50-year-old Moses Lake man has been found dead in his cell at the Grant County Jail in Ephrata.

Date: 07/14/2015 | Northwest

Everett-bound Sound Transit train strikes, kills pedestrian

SEATTLE — A BNSF Railway spokesman says a northbound commuter train has struck and killed a female pedestrian in the north Seattle area.

Date: 07/14/2015 | Northwest

Sheriff: Female inmate dies in Spokane County Jail

SPOKANE — A Spokane County sheriff’s spokesman says a female inmate has died in the Spokane County Jail.

Date: 07/14/2015 | Northwest

Grant County officials find missing man’s body in Banks Lake

SPOKANE — Grant County officials say they have found the body of a man who went missing in Banks Lake.KHQ-TV reported that Craig E. Plummer, 69, of Ephrata, went missing Friday while swimming with relatives. His body was recovered around noon Monday.

Date: 07/14/2015 | Northwest

Spokane man found dead in Lake Coeur d’Alene

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — Authorities in northern Idaho have recovered the body of a Spokane man from Lake Coeur d’Alene.

Date: 07/14/2015 | Northwest

Paying it forward

Oso survivors reach out to other disaster victims

Date: 07/13/2015 | Local News

Sheriff: Body of man recovered from Snoqualmie River

DUVALL — The King County sheriff’s office says the body of a man in his 30s has been recovered from the Snoqualmie River near Duvall.KCPQ-TV reported that a sheriff’s spokesman said the man was swimming with friends Monday evening when he went under. His body was recovered about a half hour later.

Date: 06/30/2015 | Northwest

Visitor dies in fall from Oregon scenic viewpoint

MEDFORD, Ore. — A southern Oregon fire official says a visitor has died after he backed up too far while taking a photo at a scenic viewpoint and fell more than 75 feet.

Date: 06/25/2015 | Northwest

Landslides take a toll on state’s economy

Geologic processes have destroyed not just cities, but civilizations. In the Pacific Northwest, we are cognizant of the dangers of geologic processes such as earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.Landslides are an omnipresent geologic process of our neighborhood. However,...

Date: 06/21/2015 | Commentary

In Darrington, a slide reunion means laughter, tears

DARRINGTON — It was encouraged, on Saturday at the Darrington rodeo grounds, to sit in the sun and drink a beer and share a laugh.The jokes had sharp edges, though, and the stories did, too. When folks who were affected by the Oso mudslide come together, it's OK to...

Date: 06/20/2015 | Local News

Glacier Peak could get more monitors to track seismic activity

GLACIER PEAK — The U.S. Geological Survey is seeking permission to install four new monitoring stations around Snohomish County’s only volcano.

Date: 06/15/2015 | Local News

Kayakers find diver’s body off Camano Island

CAMANO ISLAND — The Island County Sheriff’s Office says two kayakers found the body of a diver floating in water off Camano Island and towed the man’s body to shore where they called 911.The Seattle Times reported that investigators were called to the scene at about 6 p.m. Saturday.

Date: 06/14/2015 | Local News

Searchers find Wenatchee woman who got stranded in woods near Entiat

ENTIAT — Searchers have located a Wenatchee woman who had been stranded in Chelan County wilderness for more than 36 hours after her car blew a tire.

Date: 06/14/2015 | Northwest

Father: Missing Mount Rainier climber went to get cook stove

MAPLE GROVE, Minn. — A Minnesota native who apparently died while climbing Mount Rainier had a passion for climbing and the outdoors, the man’s father said.

Date: 06/14/2015 | Northwest

Retired first responders will speak with those affected by Oso

ARLINGTON — Disasters don't have end dates.They ripple through a community for decades. Recovery is a lifelong journey, not a race to the finish line, but sometimes the people who need help most are the first to say they're fine.Three retired first...

Date: 06/10/2015 | Local News

Material being lifted by crane in New York falls; 10 injured

NEW YORK — A massive air-conditioning unit being lifted by a crane to the top of a Manhattan office building broke free Sunday, fell 28 stories and landed in the middle of Madison Avenue, injuring 10 people, officials said.

Date: 05/31/2015 | Nation & World

Kerry breaks leg in bicycle crash; returning to U.S. on Monday

GENEVA — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry broke his leg in a bicycle crash Sunday after striking a curb and scrapped the rest of a four-nation trip that included an international conference on combating the Islamic State group. He planned to return to the United States on...

Date: 05/31/2015 | Nation & World

Teen pulled from Oregon lake dies at hospital

SALEM, Ore. — The Marion County Sheriff’s Office says a swimmer pulled from Detroit Lake this weekend has died.Sgt. Don Parise identified the drowning victim Sunday as Cody Ellingsworth, an 18-year-old who was set to graduate from Salem’s Sprague High School in a couple weeks.

Date: 05/31/2015 | Northwest

Tsunami debris still washing up in Washington 4 years later

OLYMPIA — Four years after a tsunami devastated Japan’s coast, debris still washes up in Washington — and winds up in the hands of state wildlife officials.The debris comes with an environmental threat — invasive species and parasites that have hitched a ride across the Pacific Ocean.

Date: 05/31/2015 | Northwest

BNSF: Man struck, killed by freight train in Bellingham

BELLINGHAM — A Burlington Northern Santa Fe spokesman says a man hit by a freight train in Bellingham has died.

Date: 05/13/2015 | Northwest

Vivid images of Oso

Area's beauty, mudslide's enormity told in exhibit

Date: 05/13/2015 | Local News

Tacoma marina restricts public access to boat ramp after fatalities

TACOMA — A gate has been installed in front of a Tacoma public boat ramp where reports show that at least seven people had died over the past two decades, including one man last month.

Date: 05/12/2015 | Northwest

2 babies die, 29 sickened from bad vaccines in southern Mexico

MEXICO CITY — Mexico’s public health system has suspended infant vaccines and mounted an investigation after two babies died and 29 were sickened in an impoverished community in southern Mexico.

Date: 05/10/2015 | Nation & World

Delayed disaster response in Oso prompts new law

OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday plugged a gap in state law that prevented the rapid call-up and deployment of fire resources from throughout Washington to the Oso mudslide.Inslee

Date: 05/08/2015 | Local News

Man loses legs in tree-cutting accident

SEATTLE — A Vancouver, Washington, man was trying to help a friend cut down a tree in University Place when it gave way and landed on him, crushing his legs.

Date: 05/07/2015 | Northwest

Construction resumes where fallen concrete slab killed family

BONNY LAKE — Construction on the freeway has resumed but criminal charges are unlikely in the Bonney Lake construction accident that killed Josh, Vanessa and Hudson Ellis.

Date: 05/05/2015 | Northwest

U.S., Canada unveil rules to boost oil train safety

WASHINGTON — Rail tank cars used to transport crude oil and many other flammable liquids will have to be built to stronger standards to reduce the risk of a catastrophic train crash and fire, under sweeping new safety rules unveiled Friday by U.S. and Canadian transportation officials.

Date: 05/01/2015 | Nation & World

Darrington mayor receives national award for leadership

DARRINGTON — The mayor here is preparing for a White House visit to accept a national award for leadership after the deadly Oso mudslide.Meanwhile, a Darrington-Arlington partnership aimed at enlivening local business development has won the towns $50,000 and a spot in...

Date: 04/30/2015 | Local News

Source of Ohio botulism cases likely was potato salad

LANCASTER, Ohio — Health officials say the likely source of the botulism outbreak that killed one person and sickened many others at an Ohio church potluck dinner was home-canned potatoes used in a potato salad.

Date: 04/27/2015 | Nation & World

Coast Guard suspends search for 4 missing off Alabama coast

DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. — As torrential rain and heavy winds continued to batter Alabama’s coast Monday, the U.S. Coast Guard suspended its search for four people missing after a deadly weekend storm killed two people and played havoc with a yearly sailboat race in Mobile Bay.

Date: 04/27/2015 | Nation & World

Second body found in Alabama waters, 5 missing

DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. — Coast Guard crews searched for five people missing Sunday after recovering two bodies following a powerful weekend storm that capsized several sailboats competing in a regatta near Mobile Bay.

Date: 04/26/2015 | Nation & World

Lessons from Oso

Viewpoints: Lidar mapping can reveal threats, direct decisions

Date: 04/26/2015 | Commentary

Anonymous gift pays off Oso mudslide survivor's mortgage

ARLINGTON — An anonymous donor has paid off the mortgage of Oso mudslide survivor Tim Ward, whose wife, Brandy, was killed in the disaster and whose home was destroyed.JPMorgan Chase said in an...

Date: 04/22/2015 | Local News

Family sues mortuary after man cremated by mistake

SEATTLE — A lawsuit was filed Tuesday by the family of a man who was cremated by mistake and whose casket contained another person — something relatives say they discovered when they opened the casket during the funeral.

Date: 04/21/2015 | Northwest

Governor signs law for geologic hazards mapping

OLYMPIA — A new law signed by the governor Friday aims to give residents a wealth of new information about geologic dangers lurking in Washington.Now the challenge is getting enough money in the next state budget to make it happen.

Date: 04/17/2015 | Local News

County public works and WSDOT win award for post-mudslide road rebuild

OSO — The agencies that hurried to rebuild Highway 530 after the deadly mudslide here, which isolated Darrington from the rest of Snohomish County, are receiving national recognition for their work.The American Public Works...

Date: 04/13/2015 | Local News

Landslide-mapping bill approved and sent to governor

OLYMPIA — The first major change in state policy inspired by the Oso mudslide cleared the final legislative hurdle Wednesday.

Date: 04/08/2015 | Local News

Mortgages still on the books for homes wiped out by Oso disaster

OSO — Last year's devastating mudslide grabbed the country's attention. Legions of disaster responders swarmed the Stillaguamish Valley, and millions of dollars in relief money poured in.The charitable departments of several large banks, including Wells Fargo and...

Date: 04/03/2015 | Local News

Man struck, killed by Amtrak train in Centralia

CENTRALIA — A BNSF Railway spokesman says a man has been struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Centralia.Spokesman Gus Melonas says the man was in a non-crossing area within a BNSF switching yard when he was hit by a southbound train just before noon Thursday.

Date: 04/02/2015 | Northwest

2 boys stranded on Yakima River island are rescued

YAKIMA — A Yakima County sheriff’s officer says two teenage boys who found themselves stranded on an island in the Yakima River have been rescued by the county’s swift water rescue team.

Date: 03/31/2015 | Northwest

Drawing the line between privacy and protection

The pilot who crashed the Germanwings plane, taking 150 lives, was too ill to work, according to doctors' notes found at his home. But Germany's strict medical privacy laws barred the doctors from conveying that judgment to the airline.A horrific event that could have been...

Date: 03/31/2015 | Opinion Columnists

To be human and journalist

Viewpoints: WSU students ask Herald staff to reflect on Oso

Date: 03/29/2015 | Commentary

Amtrak train strikess, kills pedestrian in Oregon City

OREGON CITY, Ore. — Authorities say an Amtrak train hit and killed a pedestrian Tuesday in Oregon City.

Date: 03/24/2015 | Northwest

Disaster response bill likely to pass

OLYMPIA — Lawmakers seem certain to pass a bill to ensure that statewide fire-fighting resources can be mobilized for disasters such as the Oso mudslide.

Date: 03/24/2015 | Local News

Oso memorial will take time, careful planning

OSO — It's too soon to build a memorial.For the last year, that's been the consensus of families who lost loved ones in the Oso mudslide. Snohomish County staff are working with relatives of the 43 people who died on March 22, 2014, to determine if, when...

Date: 03/22/2015 | Local News

Moment of grace

After 1 year, flag raised at mudslide site

Date: 03/22/2015 | Local News

A year accomplished

For Oso slide survivor, time has a new meaning

Date: 03/22/2015 | Local News

These towns still stand

Even nearly 14 years after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, it's impossible to look at the New York City skyline and not think about what is missing, not just the buildings, but the lives.It will be the same in the Upper Stillaguamish Valley, 14 years from now, 30...

Date: 03/22/2015 | Editorials

United Way, Red Cross continue work to aid recovery

As we mark one year since the Oso landslide, the American Red Cross and United Way remain committed to the long-term recovery of the Stillaguamish Valley. In the immediate hours following this complex and unprecedented disaster, the nature of this recovery became clear: It would be a...

Date: 03/22/2015 | Commentary

Comfort in numbers

About 350 people gather at prayer service to remember victims

Date: 03/21/2015 | Local News

Covering tragedy

Video: A year later, Herald journalists talk about Oso slide

Date: 03/20/2015 | Local News

Home, even with no house

Kuntz family dreams of one day having their own property again

Date: 03/20/2015 | Local News

Medal of Valor presented to Oso mudslide communities

OLYMPIA — There were tears, smiles and — thanks to a logger named Quinn Nations — a touch of politics Wednesday as Darrington, Oso, Arlington and the Sauk-Suiattle tribe received the state Medal of Valor for

Date: 03/18/2015 | Local News

Wildfire resources may cover mudslides and other disasters

OLYMPIA — A bill ensuring firefighting resources can be mobilized statewide and deployed in response to disasters such as the Oso mudslide is encountering little opposition in the Legislature.

Date: 03/15/2015 | Local News

Was Oso mudslide nature's mystery or man's mistake?

OSO — Nearly a year after the worst disaster in modern Snohomish County history, a legal battle continues to take shape over whether somebody should be held responsible.Was the March 22, 2014, mudslide near Oso...

Date: 03/15/2015 | Local News

A trusted voice

In the chaos of the Oso mudslide, Travis Hots held steady

Date: 03/15/2015 | Local News

Rafting company holds off on trips past Oso mudslide

OSO — A rafting company has halted plans to offer sight-seeing trips along the North Fork Stillaguamish River past the Oso mudslide.

Date: 03/13/2015 | Local News

A pair of survivors

Amanda Skorjanc and son Duke still healing from mudslide

Date: 03/13/2015 | Local News

$7 million spent in Oso relief; some critical of process

OSO — The large social services agencies responding to the Oso mudslide raised $9.5 million in donations and have distributed or otherwise allocated $7 million of it.But nearly a year after the disaster that killed 43 people and damaged or destroyed nearly 50 homes,...

Date: 03/11/2015 | Local News

Ongoing Whidbey Island slide destroys another beach cabin

CLINTON — An ongoing landslide at Brighton Beach destroyed another Whidbey Island shoreline cabin late Friday, and officials are warning people to stay away from the area.

Date: 03/09/2015 | Local News

The tale told by the land

There's much to learn from the deadly Oso mudslide

Date: 03/08/2015 | Local News

Early post-mudslide video shows a wet, sloughing scarp

OSO — A cellphone video shot about 15 minutes after the Oso mudslide shows the hill continuing to collapse and water pouring from the newly exposed earth.The video, which hasn't been made public until now, provides a fresh look at the natural forces at work, and to a...

Date: 03/08/2015 | Local News

Illinois oil train derailment involved safer tank cars

GALENA, Ill. — The rail cars that split open and burst into flames during a western Illinois oil train derailment this week had been retrofitted with protective shields to meet a higher safety standard than federal law requires, according to railroad officials.

Date: 03/06/2015 | Nation & World

Lawsuit: 100,000 chickens died when alarm failed

SPOKANE — A lawsuit filed by an Oregon egg producer says an alarm system failed during an electrical malfunction that halted ventilation at a brooder building in Washington state, suffocating about 100,000 hens.The suit in federal court seeks $500,000 from the installer of the controller.

Date: 03/04/2015 | Northwest

Progress that honors victims

We are just a few weeks away from the first anniversary of the Oso landslide. On March 22, after a winter of drenching rains, the hillside tore away from itself above the Steelhead Drive neighborhood, wiping out Highway 530, destroying homes and killing 43 people.The...

Date: 03/01/2015 | Editorials

Senate passes bill for expanded mapping of hazardous areas

OLYMPIA — Lawmakers are laying the groundwork for the Department of Natural Resources to collect better information on landslide-prone areas and to make it more easily available for anyone who wants it.On Wednesday, the state Senate overwhelmingly approved a bill...

Date: 02/27/2015 | Local News

Costa Concordia captain gets 16 years

GROSSETO, Italy — The captain of the capsized Costa Concordia cruise ship was convicted and sentenced Wednesday to 16 years and one month in prison for multiple counts of manslaughter, causing a shipwreck and abandoning ship in the 2012 disaster that killed 32 people.

Date: 02/11/2015 | Nation & World

Uncertain if gun range bullet struck Brush Prairie woman

VANCOUVER, Wash. — The Clark County sheriff’s office says it has been unable to confirm whether or not a bullet that hit a woman in the head outside her Brush Prairie home came from the nearby Clark Rifles gun range.

Date: 02/10/2015 | Northwest

Officials: 25 people killed in Egyptian soccer match riot

CAIRO — A riot broke out Sunday night outside of a major soccer game in Egypt, with a stampede and fighting between police and fans killing at least 25 people, authorities said.

Date: 02/08/2015 | Nation & World

FBI investigating death of man at Olympic National Park

PORT ANGELES — A man who was found dead this week at a campsite in Olympic National Park had been reported missing earlier in the week by his landlord in Port Angeles.

Date: 02/06/2015 | Northwest

Sheriff’s office IDs injured Mount Hood climbers

PORTLAND, Ore. — Authorities have identified a husband and wife who were taken to a Portland hospital after a fall on Mount Hood.The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office says Michelle Carlson, 43, of Portland suffered two broken ankles and her husband — Brian Carlson, 39 — broke a leg.

Date: 02/01/2015 | Northwest

Man dies in fall onto freeway ramp in Seattle

SEATTLE — Police think the fall that killed a man on a freeway ramp in Seattle was an accident.

Date: 01/27/2015 | Northwest

Chelan teen fatally injured in Mission Ridge skiing accident

WENATCHEE — The Chelan County sheriff says a 17-year-old boy has been fatally injured in a skiing accident at the Mission Ridge ski area.

Date: 01/23/2015 | Northwest

Apply the lessons learned from Oso slide

Months after the tragedy that took the lives of 43 people, the Oso landslide is still top of mind.That's as it should be as state and local officials make decisions about how to prevent, or at least prepare for the next major landslide. Three news items demonstrate:

Date: 01/21/2015 | Editorials

Oregon parents seek $36M in water-birth lawsuit

PORTLAND, Ore. — The parents of a boy with cerebral palsy seek $36 million in a lawsuit against an Oregon hospital system, alleging it misrepresented the risks of a water birth.

Date: 01/15/2015 | Northwest

‘Deadliest Catch’ crabber sues over fireworks injury

SEATTLE — A crab fisherman featured on the “Deadliest Catch” TV show is suing his former employers over a fireworks injury he suffered aboard the Time Bandit in 2013.

Date: 01/15/2015 | Northwest

Train derailment blocks Cheney-Spokane Road

CHENEY — An Eastern Washington Gateway Railroad train has derailed, blocking Cheney-Spokane Road on the east side of Cheney.Seven loaded cars of the grain trail derailed early Thursday morning. No injuries were reported.Road crews have set up a detour.

Date: 01/15/2015 | Northwest

Police investigating 2 separate Portland deaths

PORTLAND, Ore. — Authorities in Portland found the body of a young man in a water feature outside a Pearl District condominium and later responded to the death of a duck hunter.Investigators don’t suspect foul play in either case.

Date: 01/14/2015 | Northwest

Tacoma girl dies 15 years after she was shaken as a baby

TACOMA — A Tacoma mother is mourning the loss of her daughter who died Sunday nearly 15 years after she was violently shaken by her biological father.Shannon Stiles said her daughter, Baylee, died from complications stemming from the abuse.

Date: 01/14/2015 | Northwest

Water added to woes

Study finds saturated soil increased Oso slide’s magnitude

Date: 01/13/2015 | Local News

Teen rescued after being stuck in mud for 5 hours

PUYALLUP — A fire department spokesman says rescue workers have freed a 16-year-old boy who spent about five hours stuck in mud up to his thighs in a muddy stream in Puyallup.

Date: 01/12/2015 | Northwest

A checklist for the Legislature

Since October, the Herald Editorial Board has outlined what it sees as priorities for the Legislature as it begins its 105-day session on Monday. We recap a few of them here:Education: Not that the Legislature should have needed additional motivation, but...

Date: 01/11/2015 | Editorials

Heat, smoke delay search of Greek ferry for bodies

BRINDISI, Italy — For a second day, fierce heat from a slow-burning blaze kept firefighters and other investigators on Saturday from searching the hold and vehicle decks of a Greek ferry for more bodies.

Date: 01/04/2015 | Nation & World

8 missing after cargo ship capsizes off Scotland

LONDON — British rescue teams searched Sunday for eight missing crew members from a cargo ship that capsized north of Scotland.

Date: 01/04/2015 | Nation & World

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