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Global Solo Challenge – Who would you call in an emergency? by Dave Proctor Oct 31 9:49 AM PDT GMDSS Architecture © Global Solo Challenge In this article, I will look at some of the security telecom systems and requirements that will be available to skippers in the 2023/2024 Global Solo Challenge (GSC). Prior …

To be a vampire is to be free. That’s the irresistible promise made to Louis de Pointe du Lac, a black business owner and closeted gay man living in the Jim Crow South, in “Anne Rice’s Interview with the Vampire,” on AMC. A vigorously unfaithful adaptation of Rice’s 1976 novel of the same name, the …

People should also be aware of the risks of “old-school predatory lending,” Williamson added, including payday loans, auto-title lenders and rent-to-own businesses. Payday lenders in particular tend to settle in communities of color, Williamson said, and are marketed as easy ways to get money. Often these loans come with high rates. “They have an established …

President Joe Biden returned to his home state of Delaware to vote in the midterm elections on Saturday afternoon. He was joined by his 18-year-old granddaughter Natalie, a first-time voter. The two arrived at the Shipyard Shops polling place on the Wilmington waterfront at 4:15 p.m., hours after the president watched Natalie Biden’s field hockey …

NFL Week 8 kicked off Thursday with the crows defeat the Bucs in Tampa, and now we have a full Sunday game slate packed with key games. We have five divisional games on the schedule, including a Panthers-Falcons matchup where the winner will surprisingly grab the top spot in the NFC South. Meanwhile, the two …

By Jessica Love Have you ever had your car or truck stuck in the mud; and the harder you try to get out, the deeper your tires sink? I have. So, I know from experience: unless you have the luxury of waiting for things to dry, you’re going to need some help – a push …

When divers received a mysterious “sonar blip” while diving the remains of the Titanic in 1996, they were puzzled. At the time, they thought the sonar transmission in the North Atlantic Ocean was caused by a second shipwreck, a geological feature, or something else. Now, 24 years later, researchers have found that the blip was …

The cast of Avatar: The Way of the Water revealed how worried they were for James Cameron’s life due to his obsession with the ocean. In an interview with The New York Times to promote the next Avatar after, Sigourney Weaver discussed his fears for Cameron following his expedition to the bottom of the Mariana …

A Fifth Circuit ruling that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s funding structure is unconstitutional quickly turns into an enforcement headache for the agency. At least two companies targeted by the CFPB’s enforcement actions have already flagged the decision to ask other courts to dismiss the actions on constitutional grounds. Others will use the U.S. Court …

170,000 cubic meters of LNG-FSRU built by Hyundai Heavy Industries (KSOE) ULSAN — Unionized workers at HD Hyundai’s three shipyards launched a joint strike vote on Monday amid little progress in their collective bargaining. Unionists from the three shipbuilders – Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co. and Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries Co. – …

The National Voter Registration Act of 1993 was created to expand voter registration opportunities across the United States of America. This legislation gave Ohio libraries the privilege of assisting citizens with certain voter services. Whether you need to register to vote, request your absentee ballot, or learn about issues or candidates in an upcoming election, …

Maritime battery and fuel cell systems company Echandia has announced that it has appointed Fredrik Hellström as CEO. Hellström joined Echandia as Deputy Managing Director in 2021. He has over 10 years of leadership experience in ship design and large-scale project management, and he holds a PhD in fluid mechanics and a master’s degree in …

On October 20, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, seeking public comment on the harms resulting from what it calls “junk fees.” that’s to say, allegedly unnecessary, unavoidable or unexpected charges that inflate costs while adding little value. The term also encompasses “hidden charges”, which are charges for goods …

Propstore is set to hold its London 2022 Entertainment Memorabilia Live Auction next month, with several props and on-screen items used in the production of Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters II available for collectors. Among the exhibits, the most likely centerpiece is the green Henry Cotton coat worn by Bill Murray and Sigourney Weaver in the 1989 …

Notre Dame will not receive any points for Marcus Freemanit’s honesty. His transparency on Monday will not soften Saturday’s Irish defeat, which inexplicably fell to Stanford, 16-14. Any retrospective credit only comes in the shadow of the freshman head coach who initially made the mistake he willingly admitted. “It’s been a long 48 hours trying …

Phil Ensler is the Democratic candidate to represent District 74, which includes East Montgomery, Alabama Statehouse. Courtesy of Phil Ensler By Mark I. Pinsky October 18, 2022 MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Democrats better luck returning a seat to Alabama’s ruby-red legislature in November would also give the Statehouse its only Jewish legislator. Phil Ensler doesn’t make …

Northrop and Johnson have announced the sale of the 25.89m Numarine 26XP Hull no: 22. The yacht was sold by Yacht Broker Deniz Kaymaz representing the seller and buyer along with Numarine International Sales Manager Ali Tanir. This agreement marks the first sale after signing an exclusive agreement to represent the Numarine XP ranges in …

The Ferry Captain minifigure in LEGO Collectible Minifigures 71034 Series 23 bears a striking resemblance – and probably no coincidence – to Edward Smith, captain of the RMS Titanic. One of 12 new figures included in Series 23 of 71034, the Ferry Captain is probably the most standout costumed character in the entire line, not …

Breadcrumb Links Author of the article: Reuters Maha El Dahan and Yasmin Hussein and Moataz Mohamed Publication date : October 16, 2022 • 45 minutes ago • 3 minute read • Join the conversation Content of the article OPEC+ member states lined up on Sunday to approve the steep production cut agreed to this month …

A new study by credit management firm Lowell has found that more than three-quarters of college students (77%) develop personal debt problems while in college. But are students informed of the potential consequences of short-term borrowing? In the UK, the average annual percentage rate (APR) on a payday loan (a short-term loan) can reach 1,500%, …

Our hopes and best wishes go with any ship departing a Hampton Roads port for deployment, but perhaps never more so than those accompanying the USS Gerald R. Ford as it debuts in service. When she departed on October 4, the new class of carrier – unquestionably a triumph of modern engineering – was carrying …

Questions 1 What begins, “When in the Course of Human Events”?2 Which English county is a member of the Celtic Congress?3 The original title of which novel was Margaret Hale?4 Which skyscraper in New York has wing and hubcap decorations?5 Emma of Normandy was the mother of which two kings?6 Why does the Etruscan shrew …

The Grandweld Shipyard in Dubai has delivered four new tractor tugs for operations in Shuwaikh Port in Kuwait. The four TRAktor 2700-Z vessels Ghanim-1, Ghanim-2, Ghanim-3 and Ghanim-4 were designed by Robert Allan Ltd., who worked closely with Grandweld Shipyard to develop the custom TRAktor design of 27 meters previously built. series of tugs. Tugs …

Decentralized Finance (DeFi): There are a myriad of misconceptions about decentralized finance that have contributed to a widespread misunderstanding of what this technology really is. Many people wrongly accuse this emerging industry of being an opaque set of schemes that serve to enrich the rich while enticing retail investors to gamble their money. However, that …

GRANVILLE — Dante Varrasso flew under the radar as an underclass on a Granville senior soccer team in 2021. But this fall, he wasted no time — not even a single game — making his mark. He caught the opening kick in the home opener against Clear Fork at the 10-yard line near the right …

insta_photos/Getty Images/iStockphoto Chime is a fintech company, not a bank. Banking services provided by The Bancorp Bank or Stride Bank, NA, Members FDIC. Chime is a popular fintech app that provides users with simple banking services like a checking account, savings account, and secure credit card. It is a very popular application due to its …

Turkish shipbuilder Turquoise Yachts has transferred its 79-meter yacht under construction Toro from its Kocaeli plant to its Pendik shipyard in Turkey. It was moved using the shipyard’s floating dock which has a lifting capacity of 2,500 tons.The new build yacht Toro began construction in 2021 and moved to Pendik Yard for completion of interior …

Las Vegas is one of the most visited cities in the United States, and for good reason. Not only does it house some of the best casinos in the country, but in a Survey 2022, Sin City snagged the top spot for “Happiest Vacation Destinations” in North America, thanks to its wide array of daytime …

Organizer Pam White and playwright Alan Bennett The poster looked like a literary Who’s Who with a mix of broadcast royalties too, programming that would make the organizers of some of the biggest book festivals in the world green with envy. And yet the names of the stars weren’t pouring in at Hay-on-Wye this weekend …

By Express press service KOCHI: Asko Maritime, the Norwegian company that promotes zero-emission shipping and sustainable logistics, has expressed interest in cooperating with the government of Kerala to develop a maritime cluster in Kochi. ASKO Maritime CEO Kai Just Olsen expressed his willingness to join the project during an interaction with Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, …

A team of wreck hunters have discovered an extraordinary sunken ship off the east coast of the United States: the wreckage of a World War I German submarine sunk by American warplanes a century to practice shooting. According to an exclusive National Geographic report (opens in a new tab), the team confirmed the identity of …

KNOXVILLE, TN – Despite the second year At Erykah Lovett’s On Wednesday night, the career-high Lady Vols fell in four sets (24-26, 23-25, 25-16, 20-25) to No. 15 Florida at Thompson-Boling Arena. Lovett continued his streak of strong offensive plays by scoring a career-high 21 kills with a .349 hit percentage. Since the start of …

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Anemoi Marine Technologies, a UK supplier of rotor sails, has entered into an agreement with COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry (CHI), one of China’s leading shipbuilding organisations. CHI has nine yards capable of annual production of up to 7.5 million dwt across all major vessel segments and a large global customer base. CHI customers will now …

Not sure what to stream this month? Unlike other lists, we’re here to recommend a variety of movies for every mood, from tears to trailblazers. Here are our picks for the best movies to stream in the UK this month. The big screen classic The 39 steps (1935) dir. Alfred Hitchcock Directed by the master …