German boat captain faces 20 years in jail for rescuing 1,000 migrants
A German boat captain faces 20 years in jail in Italy for rescuing 1,000 migrants in the Mediterranean after being accused of colluding with smugglers. Pia Klemp, 35, could be tried and imprisoned …
10 things about the late JFF president Captain Horace Burrell
The 67-year-old president of the Jamaica Football Federation, Captain Horace Burrell died Tuesday afternoon after suffering from an illness. Burrell had been ill for the past year and was undergoing treatment at the Johns Hopkins Cancer Treatment...
Italy judge rules to free captain of migrant rescue boat
ROME (AP) - The sea captain who rammed a police boat while bringing 40 rescued migrants to an Italian port she'd been warned to stay out of must be freed from house arrest, a judge ruled Tuesday in a decision that angered the Italian government minister who had declared the defiant mariner an outlaw Carola Rackete, 31, was arrested after she docked the rescue ship of German nonprofit group Sea-Watch at Italy's tiny Lampedusa island early Saturday, 17 days after taking the migrant…
Naked man takes brisk walk through Front Street business
The blotter consists of officers' accounts of crimes and incidents in the city of Issaquah. Anyone arrested is presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.
On the Water: Boating safety takes top billing in May
Teen anglers (from left) Chase Eagleton, Will Lightle and Conner Eagleton of Lake Worth show three dolphin they brought to the scales April 11 during the 10th…
Naked and Afraid XL
The seven remaining survivalists enter the 2nd week of their brutal 40-day challenge in the bug-infested Amazon Jungle. After two tap-outs in the first four days, the Amazon proves to be harder than they thought. Now their priority is to find food.
Tourist takes LSD during trip to Disneyland Paris before naked plunge
The unnamed Swiss tourist had spent the day with his girlfriend at the resort on the outskirts of Paris before plunging into the water near Captain Hook's pirate ship on Friday evening.
Tybee residents take casino boat concerns to council
A casino boat docked near the Lazaretto Creek bridge, dubbed Jacks or Better 1, has a group of Tybee residents concerned that it could be gambling with
Boat Captain’s License Guide
Learn to everything you need to know to become a boat captain and get your captain’s license from the types of endorsements and qualifications. Read more today.
Why Matt Patricia didn't challenge late Bears catch: 'Couldn’t get a really clean look'
The Detroit Lions did not get a convincing enough look on replay to challenge Anthony Miller's late third-down catch on Thursday.
Ex-United captain Calvo takes parting shot before rematch
ST. PAUL -- After his trade to Chicago last Friday, May 3, Francisco Calvo thanked Minnesota United in social media posts. He shook hands with his former Loons colleagues and wished them well.By Saturday, Calvo was his usual outspoken self. Instead of the media or MLS, he turned his sights on his former...
Should We Really Be Afraid of Friday the 13th?
(WWJ) - There are those among us who feel lucky on Friday the 13th — and others who take the day off, too terrified to risk venturing into publi
Who’s Afraid Of Saul Alinsky
Saul Alinsky's name has been thrown around a lot recently. Who is he, what did he do, and why are people so afraid of him?
How Times Square's Naked Cowboy Makes $150,000 a Year
Robert John Burck, a.k.a. the Naked Cowboy, shares the secrets of his success.
Jews Must Never Be Afraid to Use Their Well-Earned Power
Prof. Alan Dershowitz: When anybody ever challenges Jewish power and influence, remind them that Jewish power is the best road to peace - it should be a source of pride.
Pensacola boat reels in big marlin to take Billfish Classic top honors
Chase Pate of Pensacola, fishing on Reel Addiction, caught the biggest fish early Saturday morning in the 22nd Annual Billfish Classic at Golden Nugget Biloxi. Pate boated a nearly 800-pound marlin for the top prize in that category.
Naked and famous: How the World Naked Bike Ride took over Portland
The protest ride is massive in Portland, drawing up to 10,000 people to bike naked through the city.
What are you afraid of?
What are we afraid of? It depends on who you ask, but most of us fear sensible things like snakes, fire and rabid raccoons. I’m afraid of frogs and balloons. According to the Web site fearof.net, these are the top 10 phobias, in descending order: trypophobia (fear of holes, seriously?); aeroph
What Are Palestinian Leaders Afraid Of?
Criticism is fine, of course -- if it is directed at the Palestinians' arch-enemy, Israel. Otherwise, Palestinian journalists had best keep their criticism to themselves -- lest the PA and Hamas decide to leave them in critical condition.
Columbine 20 Years Later
On April 20, 1999, two armed students opened fire on faculty and classmates at Columbine High School in the Denver, Colorado suburb of Littleton. Thirteen pe...