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File photo: Italian coast guard ships. (FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Dozens Dead In Italian Boat Sinking

At least 50 people have died after a boat carrying migrants sank off the coast of southern Italy, according to the BBC.

10/03/2013

In this handout image supplied by the US Coast Guard, The HMS Bounty, a 180-foot sailboat, is submerged in the Atlantic Ocean during Hurricane Sandy (Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Tim Kuklewski/ /U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Coast Guard: Closest Ship To Bounty 260 Miles Away

A Coast Guard official testified on Thursday that the closest Navy ship to the HMS Bounty before it sank during Hurricane Sandy was about 260 miles away, highlighting just how isolated the tall ship was in the October superstorm.

02/21/2013

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