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The teenager who jumped to death from th...

The 14-year-old boy who jumped to his death in front of his horrified family at the Vessel in Hudson Yards was laughing and running with his sister just before, according to a worker who witnessed the tragedy. “There were a lot of tourists around. The kid was running up the stairs with his younger sister […]

Israel accuses Iran of attacking an oil ...

Israel blamed Iran for an alleged drone attack on an oil tanker in the Arabian Sea that killed two crew members, including a British national, and promised a harsh response. Liberian-flagged Mercer Street, which is linked to an Israeli tycoon, was hit Thursday evening off the coast of Oman in what was believed to have […]

Fourth suicide aboard Hudson Yards ship ...

A 14-year-old jumped to his death Thursday afternoon, July 29, from the ship in Manhattan’s Hudson Yards. The teenager became the fourth to kill himself on Thomas Heatherwick’s 150-foot spiral staircase since it opened in March 2019. The site was again closed to the public, just two months after it reopened with new rules of […]

Ship at Hudson Yards to reopen with chan...

The Vessel, the maze of stairs in Hudson Yards that closed four months ago after several people were killed there, will reopen on Friday with measures in place to reduce the risk of suicide. But related companies, the developer of Hudson Yards, said that would not increase the height of the barriers along the sculpture’s […]

Olympic torches are luminous objects loa...

The Olympic torch relay represents an emblematic start to the games. Former Olympians and members of the public carry the Athens Olympic flame until the Opening Ceremony, marking the official start of the games. Starting with the 1936 Berlin Summer Games and the 1952 Oslo Winter Games, each iteration featured a new torch design that […]

A freighter blocked at Seaview in Karach...

Freighter stuck near Sea View after engine failure KPT refuses to release the ship. KPT sources told Geo News that the country’s largest port lacks the capacity to free ships from shallow water. KARACHI: A freighter has been stranded near Seaview Beach in Karachi for two days, the Karachi Port Trust reportedly refused to release […]

Richie Vessel sentenced to 28 years for ...

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A man was sentenced to 28 years in prison for the 2019 shooting deaths of Eileen Mark, 67, and her 42-year-old daughter, Jennifer Angerhofer. Richie Vessel, 49, was convicted this week on two counts of second degree murder. The murders took place at Holmes Park Village Apartments, a building for the elderly […]

Second Chinese spy ship approaches Austr...

Beijing has sent a second high-tech surveillance vessel to Queensland as large-scale military exercises involving Australian and US forces intensify. Key points: The Haiwangxing was followed on approach to Australia through the Solomon Sea near PNG Military official says he’s been “on our radar for some time” It is a sister ship to another ship […]

Motor racing: Sheppard holds off Madden ...

About 2,500 fans were in attendance for the World of Outlaws Late Models Series stop at Gondik Law Speedway in Superior, and Brandon Sheppard and Chris Madden gave them their money’s worth. And then some. Sheppard, of New Berlin, Illinois, held off Madden after the driver from Gray Court, South Carolina briefly passed him on […]

Auto racing: Sheppard retains Madden to ...

And then some. Sheppard, of New Berlin, Ill., Pushed Madden back after the Gray Court, SC driver briefly passed him on the last lap of the 40-lap Late Model feature. A late warning resulted in a green-white checkered finish, and on the final lap Madden passed Sheppard on the high side of Turn 2 and […]

Nichols Brothers delivers fourth ASD-90 ...

July 12, 2021 NBBB completed and delivered the four ship build series including the Jamie Ann, Sarah Avrick, Leisa Florence and Rachael Allen between April 2020 and June 2021. Nichols Brothers Boat Builders photo Nichols Brothers Boat Builders (Ice flow LLC) delivered on Rachel Allen – the latest 100 ‘x 40’ ASD-90 tractor tug in […]

When should a person be worried about a ...

Nosebleeds are relatively common and occur when a blood vessel in the nose is damaged. They are usually not cause for concern unless the bleeding is persistent or severe. As the nose is full of blood vessels, any minor injury to the area can cause a nose bleed. These are often mild and easy to […]

C&C Marine and Repair delivers a second

Written by sailor log stick M/V Bowling Green was delivered just six months after the first tug in a series of three ships Recently delivered by Belle Chasse, Louisiana, based C&C Marine and Repair, the M/V Bowling green is the second in a series of three tugs ordered by Kirby Inland Marine, LP and was […]

C&C Marine and Repair delivers second tu

Written by Logbook staff The M / V Bowling Green was delivered just six months after the first tug of three series of ships Recently delivered by Belle Chasse, Louisiana, based at C&C Marine and Repair, the M / V Bowling green is the second in a series of three tugs ordered by Kirby Inland […]

Liquid organic hydrogen could facilitate...

Østensjø equips its new offshore vessel to use the hydrogen transporter (Østensjø) Posted on Jul 5, 2021 5:09 PM by The maritime executive A new German-Norwegian partnership offers a zero-emission maritime transport solution based on a liquid organic hydrogen transporter which they believe can revolutionize the use of hydrogen as a marine fuel. According to […]

MSF determined to return to sea to save ...

Amsterdam / Augusta – Hundreds of lives are lost in the central Mediterranean Sea while humanitarian NGO ships are detained, warns Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), while the Geo Barents becomes the last NGO vessel detained by Italian port authorities. MSF calls on the Italian authorities to quickly facilitate the release of our search and rescue […]