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The Courier Express Newspapers
Today in HistoryBase in California on the first non-stop, non-refueled flight around the world.
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 7 minutes ago
Base in California on the first non-stop, non-refueled flight around the world. In 1996, a freighter lost power on the Mississippi River and barreled into the Riverwalk complex in New Orleans; miraculously, no one was killed. Ten years ago: A... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Family of missing boaters in standstill as they wait for answersmorning. Now their family wants answers. WREG spoke with the missing boater's
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 7 hours ago
morning. Now their family wants answers. WREG spoke with the missing boater's family as they were holding a vigil by the Mississippi river. Family holding a vigil at the river hoping for word on 35-year-old Keith Pigrem and 19-year-old... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Global warming boosted Hurricane Harvey's rainfall by at least 15 percent, studies findAGU meeting is a sprawling affair in a convention center that extends for what
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 hours ago
AGU meeting is a sprawling affair in a convention center that extends for what seems like a full mile along the Mississippi River. The annual meeting is a scientific wonderland, with experts on hurricanes, earthquakes, volcanoes, climate... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Global warming boosted Hurricane Harvey's rainfall by at least 15 percent, studies findAGU meeting is a sprawling affair in a convention center that extends for what
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 hours ago
AGU meeting is a sprawling affair in a convention center that extends for what seems like a full mile along the Mississippi River. The annual meeting is a scientific wonderland, with experts on hurricanes, earthquakes, volcanoes, climate... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
American themes, from Civil War to lobster bakes, set for 2018 U.S. river cruisessail 35 itineraries on rivers and coastal and inland waterways that include New
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 hours ago
sail 35 itineraries on rivers and coastal and inland waterways that include New England, Alaska, the Pacific Northwest, the Mississippi River system, and the Southeast. Most cruises are one week, but some are as long as 10 days. Prices start at... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Boundary maneuver kept northern Illinois from becoming part of Wisconsinhas written about the Illinois border controversy. Congress “wanted to have a
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted yesterday
has written about the Illinois border controversy. Congress “wanted to have a water route between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River for shipping supplies and soldiers if needed, since the Ohio River route could become contested,” said... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Company plans salvage effort for sunken tugboatup-to-date on all aspects of progress and plans." According to the statement,
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
up-to-date on all aspects of progress and plans." According to the statement, the vessel is in a very deep part of the Mississippi River, at approximately 65 feet deep. The tugboat is located in a very dangerous area with virtually no... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
An Asteroid Gets Its Close-Up As Gemenids Light Up The Skythe debris of an asteroid: Phaethon. The first recorded observation of the Gem
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
the debris of an asteroid: Phaethon. The first recorded observation of the Gemenid shower was on a riverboat in the Mississippi River in 1933, Sapce.com says. And the show has only gotten better since then, as Jupiter's gravity has pulled... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Illinois history has a familiar ring to itstate in 1818, its story began nearly 150 years before that, in 1673, when Loui
Bureau County Republican / Posted yesterday
state in 1818, its story began nearly 150 years before that, in 1673, when Louis Joliet and Jacques Marquette explored the Mississippi River in search of a route to the Pacific Ocean. When the two explorers’ travels led them near hostile Spanish... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Wisconsin biologist spends 2 weeks at centerin high school, the family relocated to Wisconsin and he spent a lot of time wi
The Neosho Daily News / Posted yesterday
in high school, the family relocated to Wisconsin and he spent a lot of time with his grandfather learning to fish (in the Mississippi River) and to love the outdoors. Those experiences were largely responsible for Buening's decision to get his... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Woman with kids drives into Mississippi RiverAuthorities said a Keokuk woman and her three kids avoided injuries Monday nigh
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
Authorities said a Keokuk woman and her three kids avoided injuries Monday night when their vehicle went into the Mississippi River in Adams County. In a news release, the sheriff's office stated deputies responded to the crash at 9:40 p.m. The... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Construction on Canal Street Ferry Terminal beginning soonand other areas by flood wall, railroads and industrial wharfs," said Landrieu.
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
and other areas by flood wall, railroads and industrial wharfs," said Landrieu. "Since our founding 300 years ago, The Mississippi River has been our most cherished resource. It is in fact the reason why we are known as The Crescent City." The... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Schuette among state attorneys who favor walling off Great Lakes to stop carpof Pennsylvania say a better way is replacing the lock gates with a concrete wa
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
of Pennsylvania say a better way is replacing the lock gates with a concrete wall that would divide the Great Lakes and Mississippi River watersheds. That would cost only about $5.9 million. They say the Corps plan favors the needs of shipping... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Introducing the most popular plane ever builta local farmer. He built and flew his own aircraft in 1911, as you do, becoming
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
a local farmer. He built and flew his own aircraft in 1911, as you do, becoming the first person to fly a plane between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains. His nascent company was forced to shut up shot during the Great Depression, but... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Viking Cruises rejects Mississippi River and forces cities to regroupforced to hit the brakes on plans to develop the riverfront, after a European c
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 days ago
forced to hit the brakes on plans to develop the riverfront, after a European cruise line scraps plans to operate on the Mississippi river. Now city officials and local businesses are left wondering what's next. The city said they're going to... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Family continues searching for missing boaters presumed dead37-year-old Keith Pigram and his 19-year-old stepson Anquavious Newson were wor
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
37-year-old Keith Pigram and his 19-year-old stepson Anquavious Newson were working Friday when their tugboat sank in the Mississippi River near Mud Island. Now, hope is the only thing driving the family. “I really truly feel in my heart that my... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Experts probe sudden apple declineall their favorite New York varieties,” the NYAA reported. New York produces m
MPNnow.com / Posted 2 days ago
all their favorite New York varieties,” the NYAA reported. New York produces more apples than any other state east of the Mississippi River. “New York has perfect geography and climate for growing apples, and that shows in both the wide variety... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Family continues searching for missing boaters presumed dead37-year-old Keith Pigram and his 19-year-old stepson Anquavious Newson were wor
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
37-year-old Keith Pigram and his 19-year-old stepson Anquavious Newson were working Friday when their tugboat sank in the Mississippi River near Mud Island. Now, hope is the only thing driving the family. “I really truly feel in my heart that my... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Family continues searching for missing boaters presumed dead37-year-old Keith Pigram and his 19-year-old stepson Anquavious Newson were wor
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
37-year-old Keith Pigram and his 19-year-old stepson Anquavious Newson were working Friday when their tugboat sank in the Mississippi River near Mud Island. Now, hope is the only thing driving the family. “I really truly feel in my heart that my... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
3 state attorneys favor walling off Great Lakes to stop carpof Pennsylvania say a better way is replacing the lock gates with a concrete wa
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
of Pennsylvania say a better way is replacing the lock gates with a concrete wall that would divide the Great Lakes and Mississippi River watersheds. That would cost only about $5.9 million. They say the Corps plan favors the needs of shipping... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
3 state attorneys favor walling off Great Lakes to stop carpof Pennsylvania say a better way is replacing the lock gates with a concrete wa
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
of Pennsylvania say a better way is replacing the lock gates with a concrete wall that would divide the Great Lakes and Mississippi River watersheds. That would cost only about $5.9 million. They say the Corps plan favors the needs of shipping... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
3 state attorneys favor walling off Great Lakes to stop carpof Pennsylvania say a better way is replacing the lock gates with a concrete wa
KTTC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
of Pennsylvania say a better way is replacing the lock gates with a concrete wall that would divide the Great Lakes and Mississippi River watersheds. That would cost only about $5.9 million. They say the Corps plan favors the needs of shipping... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
'Worst night of my career': Houston officials made agonizing decisions as Harvey flooded cityByrd's phone vibrated during Sunday school at the Church of Jesus Christ of Lat
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Byrd's phone vibrated during Sunday school at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Vicksburg, close to the Mississippi River. Byrd, a 40-year-old civil research engineer in the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center,... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Delta Queen faces U.S. House fight to return to servicelast three years. Delta Queen was built in 1927 to make the San Francisco to S
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
last three years. Delta Queen was built in 1927 to make the San Francisco to Sacramento overnight run, relocating to the Mississippi River in the 1940s. If granted a Coast Guard Certificate of Inspection (COI) and allowed to return to travel,... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Family continues searching for missing boaters presumed dead37-year-old Keith Pigram and his 19-year-old stepson Anquavious Newson were wor
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 2 days ago
37-year-old Keith Pigram and his 19-year-old stepson Anquavious Newson were working Friday when their tugboat sank in the Mississippi River near Mud Island. Now, hope is the only thing driving the family. “I really truly feel in my heart that my... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Family continues search for missing boaters despite Coast Guard’s suspensionown search crew together to find the father and son who disappeared after the t
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
own search crew together to find the father and son who disappeared after the tug boat they were working on sunk in the MIssissippi River on Thursday. The boaters family searched from about 1 p.m. in the afternoon until sundown. They looked... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Family continues searching for missing boaters presumed dead37-year-old Keith Pigram and his 19-year-old stepson Anquavious Newson were wor
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
37-year-old Keith Pigram and his 19-year-old stepson Anquavious Newson were working Friday when their tugboat sank in the Mississippi River near Mud Island. Now, hope is the only thing driving the family. “I really truly feel in my heart that my... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Boundary maneuver kept northern Illinois from becoming part of Wisconsinhas written about the Illinois border controversy. Congress “wanted to have a
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
has written about the Illinois border controversy. Congress “wanted to have a water route between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River for shipping supplies and soldiers if needed, since the Ohio River route could become contested,” said... Read more
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SaukValley.com
How the Green Bay Packers could have been Chicago’s home teamhas written about the Illinois border controversy. Congress “wanted to have a
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
has written about the Illinois border controversy. Congress “wanted to have a water route between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River for shipping supplies and soldiers if needed, since the Ohio River route could become contested,” said... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
How the Green Bay Packers could have been Chicago's home teamhas written about the Illinois border controversy. Congress “wanted to have a
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
has written about the Illinois border controversy. Congress “wanted to have a water route between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River for shipping supplies and soldiers if needed, since the Ohio River route could become contested,” said... Read more
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Boston Globe
Breathless amid the beauty of San Franciscoflow is immense (When the tide is running out, the bay disgorges water at a rat
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
flow is immense (When the tide is running out, the bay disgorges water at a rate more than three times the flow of the Mississippi River at its delta.) Before they could complete the concrete footing to the steel tower, engineers built an... Read more
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MLive.com
3M to Wolverine: Quit dragging us into your toxic messmanufacturing giant has caused $5 billion in damage to the state's natural reso
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
manufacturing giant has caused $5 billion in damage to the state's natural resources by polluting drinking water and the Mississippi River. The 8-year-old case is scheduled for trial in February. In the letter to Wolverine, Brewer spends... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Swiss woman angry over champagne refusal ejected from planeU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Archaeologists discover 2 ancient tombs in Egypt's LuxorU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Kuwait names ruler's son as defense minister in shakeupU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
'The Square' wins big at European Film AwardsU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
1 person killed after rollover crash on Gallatin PikeU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
East Nashville shootout leaves 1 deadU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
1 dead after East Nashville shootoutU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Slideshow: Most sinful cities in AmericaU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
NYC Ballet names interim leadership during harassment probeU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
LGBT activist honored with historical marker in East NashvilleU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Vigil held for man murdered while taking out trashU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
House fires more common during the winter monthsU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Students, teachers say goodbye to Stewarts Creek principalU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Bellevue home catches fireU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Teen who allegedly stole from cop car turns himself inU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
WSMV Nashville / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Portion of I-20 west of Tyler to be closed for daysU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Lufkin's Marine Corps League needs communities' help with toys for tots donationsU.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Bikers help collect presents for 'Project Angel Tree'U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who wen
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after a tugboat sank in the Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard confirms they have suspended the search for two people who went missing Friday after... Read more
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