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Rescuers hope for 'best-case scenario' for boys lost at sea scenario" in the face of countless unknowns, search crews braced for a seventh day and night at sea Thursday in...SEARCH CONTINUES:The Coast Guard says it plans for its search crews to remain out throughout Thursday overnight into Friday...
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Wing part could help solve MH370 mystery

...or right as it turns.The piece could help investigators figure out how the plane crashed, but whether it will help search crews pinpoint the rest of the wreckage is unclear, given the complexity of the currents in the southern Indian Ocean and...
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Searchers find body of missing man

...patch of alders and came out the other side," Bentz said.Blaisdell's body was recovered Sunday evening by the search crews and will be sent to the state medical examiner's office in Anchorage for an autopsy. Bentz said that's standard...
Search for missing Malaysia plane yields uncharted shipwreck

SYDNEY - Search crews hunting for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the desolate ocean waters...of all the ones lost," he said.Experts had predicted Flight 370 search crews would probably stumble across the wreckage of some ships, given that...
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Alaska Digest

...climbers ANCHORAGE - Hope is fading for two mountain climbers missing on one of Alaska's most difficult peaks, as search crews figure the two women have been without food and fuel for more than a week in snow, wind and subzero temperatures...
How to avoid getting lost in the wilderness

...highly contrasting material, he said. Lewis also recommends leaving clues when you're lost, or getting there. Search crews generally follow a trail of litter to find lost hikers. "We'll find the cigarette butts on the ground. We'll...
Northwest Digest

...further instruction from the National Transportation Safety Board, which is investigating the cause of the crash. Search crews using side-scan sonar equipment on Saturday detected several images in the water, but when divers inspected further...
Local runner dies in Connecticut kayak accident

...Steinbarger told the Yale Daily News. "It depends on the ability of the kayaker. The water was pretty choppy." Vance said search crews will make the determination of how long the recovery effort will continue. Casey first traveled to Juneau in the summer...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...anything,'' he said. In addition to gusty winds, reduced visibility from ice fog kept a Coast Guard helicopter search crew grounded early today, Lyons said. The 96-foot Lin-J capsized at 1:20 p.m. about eight miles northwest of...
Four bodies, voice recorder recovered from crashed copter

...recorder. Remains of eight of the 10 people aboard the helicopter that vanished Tuesday have been recovered. Divers and search crews, using remote operated vehicles, continued Saturday to check the sea bed for two missing passengers. Three ships...


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