Three fisherman are still missing after their boat was recovered Tuesday night off the Georgia coast by responders to an emergency beacon. “Miss Debbie,” a 47-foot shrimp boat based in Swan Quarter, N.C., and owned by Hobo Seafood, was found capsized near Tybee Island, Ga., after severe storms.The Coast Guard, in a Wednesday press release, said it was searching for the three missing fisherman in an area about one mile northeast of Tybee Island. The U.S. Coast Guard Southeast Twitter page said in a post around 8 p.m. Wednesday night that it would continue to search for the missing crew members through the night, but no updates have been give since.
ABUJA, NIGERIA The first of more than 200 schoolgirls held by Boko Haram militants from Chibok in northeast Nigeria for over two years has been found, a parents’ spokesman told Thomson Reuters Foundation on […]
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WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO — The U.S. Justice Department will file a lawsuit against the state of California alleging it is interfering with the enforcement of federal immigration laws, escalating a long-simmering battle over “sanctuary” policies that […]