Friday, September 13, 2019
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NY Maritime College Grieves Over Loss Of A Loved Shipmate

The New York Maritime College community is grieving over the loss of Captain Philip Thomas and his three children who were all lost at sea when the storm surge from...

September 13, 2019
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Wednesday, September 11, 2019
U.S. President Trump receives a Hurricane Dorian update at the White House in Washington
Maritime News

U.S. House Panel Probing Commerce Secretary Ross Over Trump’s Hurricane Forecast Snafu

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON, Sept 11 (Reuters) – A U.S. House panel on Wednesday opened an investigation into U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross’ potential role in the National Oceanic and...

September 11, 2019
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Defense

Mounts Bay to the Rescue!

Editor’s Note: The Royal Navy has announced that RFA Mounts Bay has now completed its 10-day humanitarian mission to the hurricane-hit Bahamas after distributing all of her stores, which included 3,000...

September 11, 2019
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Monday, September 9, 2019
Maritime News

Trump’s Dorian Forecast Leads to Dispute Within Weather Agency

(Bloomberg) –As President Donald Trump dragged the brawl over his forecast for Hurricane Dorian into a sixth day on Friday, a U.S. agency released a statement bolstering his account —...

September 9, 2019
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Saturday, September 7, 2019
Maritime News

Conditions ‘Rapidly Deteriorating’ in Bahamas After Dorian -Aid Group

By Nick Brown and Zachary Fagenson NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Thousands of displaced people are living in “rapidly deteriorating” conditions in the worst-hit parts of the Bahamas six...

September 7, 2019
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Thursday, September 5, 2019
Maritime News

International Effort to Aid Bahamas Underway in Dorian’s Wake

By Nick Brown NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept 5 (Reuters) – An international relief effort to bring humanitarian aid to stunned residents of the Bahamas gathered pace on Thursday as Hurricane Dorian churned...

September 5, 2019
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Maritime News

Charleston Braces for Flooding as Hurricane Dorian Creeps Up the Coast

By Nick Carey CHARLESTON, S.C., Sept 5 (Reuters) – The nearly deserted rain-lashed streets of Charleston, South Carolina, began to disappear beneath water on Thursday, as Hurricane Dorian churned a...

September 5, 2019
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Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Maritime News

Bahamas Staggers from Dorian’s Devastation

By Dante Carrer MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas, Sept 4 (Reuters) – Survivors of Hurricane Dorian on Wednesday picked through the wreckage of homes ripped open by fierce winds, struggled to fuel...

September 4, 2019
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Interesting

Trump Shares Altered National Weather Service Forecast Map of Hurricane Dorian

President Donald Trump is drawing criticism for sharing a week-old National Weather Service map that had been altered to show the track of Hurricane Dorian extending further into the Gulf...

September 4, 2019
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Tuesday, September 3, 2019
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Maritime News

Hurricane Dorian Inches Towards Florida After Pummeling Bahamas

By Dante Carrer MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas, Sept 3 (Reuters) – Slow-moving hurricane Dorian pounded Grand Bahama Island on Tuesday and was forecast to come “dangerously close” to Florida’s coast by...

September 3, 2019
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Friday, August 30, 2019
Maritime News

Florida Braces for Direct Hit from Strengthening Hurricane Dorian

By Zach Fagenson MIAMI, Aug 30 (Reuters) – Florida’s governor on Friday urged residents in the state to stock up on at least a week’s worth of food, water and...

August 30, 2019
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Thursday, August 29, 2019
Maritime News

Hurricane Dorian Could Be Major Category 4 Hurricane at Landfall

By Zach Fagenson and Gabriella Borter MIAMI, Aug 29 (Reuters) – Hurricane Dorian is forecast to strengthen and become a highly dangerous Category 4 hurricane on Sunday, threatening the Atlantic...

August 29, 2019
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