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More than 500 migrants from Libya in a fishing boat were rescued by the Italian coast guard on Saturday. The 539 migrants were found just off the coast of the Italian island of Lampedusa when they were rescued by authorities, the BBC reported. A doctor from Médecins Sans Frontières reported that it appeared that some …

Built in UK as Trapper 28 – accommodation on C&C Viking 28 is cramped but sailing is good, writes Rupert Holmes Photo: David Harding/SailingScenes.com This 28 footer designed by Cuthbertson & Cassian was built by Ontario Yachts in Canada from 1968. At that time, the C&C Viking 28 still represented a radical concept, with a …

Viking Books, a division of Penguin Random House, surprised booksellers on Wednesday by raising the price of one of the most anticipated books of the upcoming holiday season. In an August 25 email, the publisher informed booksellers that Amanda Gorman’s upcoming collection of poetry, Call us what we wearwould increase the price by $5 per …

Kellen Mond was one of the last Vikings players to leave the training ground on Wednesday. The rookie quarterback stayed late to work with two receivers and even appeared to run into a play in his head as he gestured with his hand for a while on his own. Much to his head coach’s delight, …

This is for illustration purposes ONLY.Screenshot: Ubisoft / Kotaku Another one Assassin’s Creed Valhalla The DLC still means a wacky new animal mount that my Viking warrior can ride. This time it’s a bear. Once again, Ubisoft tempts me to ride a historically inaccurate giant animal. I firmly said no to the giant wolf in …

Experts transported the boat in a shock-absorbing metal container carried by a remote-controlled vehicle imported from Belgium. Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities Last weekend a 4,600-year-old ship once belonged to the pharaoh Cheops traveled from his longtime home near the Giza pyramids to Great Egyptian Museuma state-of-the-art venue set to open outside of Cairo …

Italy urges the EU to help find a solution to the rescue at sea of ​​migrants and refugees, a problem that has eluded and divided member states for years. Italian Interior Minister Luciana Lamorgese on Wednesday (August 4th) called for an EU home affairs meeting on the issue, noting that more than 30,000 people have …

ABOARD SEA-WATCH 3, Mediterranean, August 1 – (This story from August 1 is corrected to show that Ocean Viking is not French but managed by a European NGO, and that the rescue took place in international waters and not Tunisian in paragraph 2) Two humanitarian rescue ships pulled 394 migrants from a dangerously overcrowded wooden …

Ground transportation issues are leaving many U.S. travelers on the hook this summer as rental cars remain in short supply and an ongoing labor shortage has limited ride-sharing availability, driving up fares. “It was a devastating punch,” said Joseph Schwieterman, a DePaul University professor who specializes in public policy, transportation and urban planning. “On the …

Two NGO boats rescued nearly 400 migrants from the Middle East and South Asia from a wooden boat off Tunisia on Sunday. The humanitarian ships, Sea-Watch 3 and Ocean Viking, transferred 394 migrants to their boats because the migrants’ boat was overcapacity, a witness said Told Reuters. The witness also said the boat began to …