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John Angelicoussis, world’s second biggest shipping magnate dies age 72

Greek City Times 10 Apr 2021
After 20 days in the hospital, the well known Greek ship owner has died at aged 72 ... Angelicoussis took over as president and CEO of Angelicoussis Shipping Group in 1989 after the death of his father.
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The Timavo’s last mad dash from Durban

Independent online (SA) 10 Apr 2021
One historical report mention was made of a second vessel (unnamed) which made it to Lourenço Marques but was later captured and used as a hospital ship for Allied forces ... According to records, the ship was run aground off Leven Point which is between Cape Vidal and Sodwana ... As of September 8, 1943, the number of ships of more than 500 tons was 324.
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Navy to christen new domestically built ship the ‘Yushan’ on Tuesday

Taipei Times 10 Apr 2021
The NT$4.635 billion (US$163 million) ship is designed to meet operational requirements for amphibious assault and personnel and materiel transport, as well as disaster prevention, relief and humanitarian aid, the Navy Command Headquarters said ... The ship can also be modified to be used as a field hospital.
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Honduras holds 2 ex-officials on pandemic-tied fraud charges

Beaumont Enterprise 10 Apr 2021
The purchase of the hospitals — shipping containers outfitted for medical use that can be connected and configured to operate as field hospitals — has became Honduras’ greatest pandemic-related scandal.
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New cyclone barrels toward disaster-struck Indonesia

Manila Bulletin 10 Apr 2021
(Photo by Joy Christian / AFP) ... Indonesian cargo planes and navy ships packed with aid have arrived in the region with more than 4,000 military personnel sent to help in the relief effort. A hospital ship was also en route to help treat survivors in the region, where local medical clinics have been overwhelmed ... .
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Fatal Pedestrian Accident, 2 Struck While In Crosswalk

CBS Sports 10 Apr 2021
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla ... Petersburg while in a crosswalk.  READ MORE. St ... Credit ... Ron DeSantis Files Lawsuit Against Feds, CDC To Reopen Cruise Ship Industry. Shortly after arriving at the hospital, Robert, who had just celebrated his 61st birthday the evening before was pronounced dead.
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COVID briefs

News-Press Now 10 Apr 2021
The purchase of the hospitals — shipping containers outfitted for medical use that can be connected and configured to operate as field hospitals — has became Honduras' greatest pandemic-related scandal ... Authorities are also seeking Axel Gamaliel López, a Guatemalan citizen, who was the intermediary on the purchase of the hospitals from Turkey.
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Group Disembarks Bulker That Rescued Them Returning to Grand Cayman

The Maritime Executive 09 Apr 2021
The Cayman News Service is reported that the three-day stand-off came to a conclusion without incident but only after the youngest member of the group fell ill and was removed from the ship under a court order ... Late yesterday a Cayman court ordered the child removed from the ship and brought to a hospital for treatment.
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Cruise Executives Meet At PortMiami To Discuss New CDC Guidance For Cruise Lines

CBS Sports 09 Apr 2021
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Just one day after Florida filed a lawsuit against the federal government and the CDC to demand cruise ships be allowed to begin sailing immediately, cruise executives along with local politicians, and hospitality and tourism industry leaders are holding a news conference at PortMiami on Friday afternoon.
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'Full capacity everywhere': Manila hospitals struggle as virus surges

Urdu Point 09 Apr 2021
Manila, April 9 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 9th Apr, 2021 ) .Angelo Barrera's father struggled to breathe from Covid-19 as he was driven around the Philippine capital in search of a hospital bed ... Some hospitals had told us they had 40 patients waiting to get into the ER," said Barrera ... I wish there were field hospitals. Medical ships.
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Harold R. Christensen

The Roseburg News-Review 09 Apr 2021
On March 31, 2021, Harold Christensen passed from this life into his eternal life ... Navy in 1951 ... He was stationed on a 15,000-ton, 728 bed Navy Hospital ship, the USS Repose. He received recognition for his dedication after working a 101-hour shift on the hospital wards on the ship during battle; he was below decks where 5” cannons were firing ... ....
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This California nonprofit collects used crayons that would otherwise end up in the landfill and ...

ABC7 09 Apr 2021
The Crayon Initiative hoped the nonprofit could provide crayons to schools in need of art supplies, but quickly pivoted to donating crayons to sick children in hospitals. Now, the nonprofit donated packs of crayons to 250 children hospitals in the U.S ... Shipping to 250 children's hospital across the country can be costly.
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Local Couple Wins Free Wedding Ceremony, Planned & Hosted By FIU Hospitality Students

CBS Sports 09 Apr 2021
That’s because Adrian Cameros and Juana Guzman entered and won a free wedding ceremony, planned and hosted by students and faculty from the FIU Chaplin School of Hospitality and Tourism Management.READ MORE. Cruise Ship Companies Operating Out Of American ...
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Indonesia president visits cyclone-hit islands

Straits Times 09 Apr 2021
At least 165 people have been listed as dead in Indonesia ... Indonesian cargo planes and navy ships packed with aid have arrived in the region, with more than 4,000 military personnel sent to help in the relief effort. A hospital ship was also en route to help treat survivors in the region, where local medical clinics have been overwhelmed ... � ....
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Joko Widodo visits cyclone-hit islands

Straits Times 09 Apr 2021
At least 165 people have been listed as dead in Indonesia ... Indonesian cargo planes and navy ships packed with aid have arrived in the region, with more than 4,000 military personnel sent to help in the relief effort. A hospital ship was also en route to help treat survivors in the region, where local medical clinics have been overwhelmed ... � ....
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