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Ocean Shipping Reform Act will have little impact on Port of Vancouver

TDN 23 Jun 2022
Consumers and exporters both saw financial turmoil from tumultuous international shipping antics in the past year ... — co-chair of the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee — co-sponsored the Ocean Shipping Reform Act, signed into law June 16, which addresses rising freight costs and congestion.

Don’t Extradite Assange

Dissident Voice 22 Jun 2022
Not only was there ‘silent assent’, but much of the media actually cheered and applauded Assange’s arrest in the Ecuadorian Embassy in April 2019 ‘with undisguised glee’, as Alan MacLeod wrote at the time. ... All these elements have come out since Julian’s arrest and incarceration.

Satellite Images Show Chinese Aircraft Carrier Fujian After Launch

The Daily Telegraph Australia 19 Jun 2022
The ship is China’s first domestically designed and built aircraft carrier that uses catapults, state-run news agency Xinhua reported ... The ship is set to carry ...

Chinese captain’s sentence cut in killing of pirates

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 19 Jun 2022
Wang Fengyu was arrested on Aug. 22, 2020, after the ship he ...

Cruise ships adding sports betting options for passengers

Elko Daily Free Press 17 Jun 2022
BetMGM and Carnival Corporation announced a deal Friday to put sports books on more than 50 U.S.-based ships. The arrangement will allow betting while the ships are at sea or while docked at a port in a state that allows sports betting. Passengers can bet using a mobile app or at physical kiosks on the ship.

China launches third aircraft carrier, the Fujian

Al Jazeera 17 Jun 2022
Once the naming certificate had been handed to the Fujian’s commanding officer, the ribbon was cut to officiate the launch and the ship left the dock, the state-run Global Times said ... The ship has a ...

Suspect in NYC subway attack Subhan Zaib busted in Baltimore rape: sources

New York Post 17 Jun 2022
The fiend wanted in connection to the violent, unprovoked assault on a teen at a Lower East Side subway station was arrested this week in connection to a Baltimore rape, police sources said Friday ... He was arrested the next day and is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center, authorities said.

Dark web fentanyl linked to U.S. sailor deaths came from B.C.

Info News 16 Jun 2022
The toxic fentanyl shipped from Canada to the two U.S ... RCMP officers were able to intercept several packages that were being shipped by Canada1, and determined the packages contained fentanyl. In March 2018, investigators arrested Federuik and Nicholls at a West Vancouver residence and seized a large quantity of fentanyl.

The world in brief: Charity’s Gaza chief guilty in Israeli court

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 16 Jun 2022
Mohammed el-Halabi, the Gaza director for the international Christian charity World Vision, was arrested in 2016 and accused of diverting tens of millions of dollars to the Islamic militant group Hamas that rules the territory ... "I've moved from ship to ship." ... He said other arrests would be made soon in the case.

Vancouver man charged in the U.S. with dark web fentanyl sales

Canoe 16 Jun 2022
Thomas Michael Federuik, 59, was arrested at his home on May 24, the RCMP said in a news release ... in 2017, was arrested in Surrey, England, in the same case ... Arash Seyed said Thursday that RCMP linked Canada1 to a West Van home and officers intercepted several packages that were being shipped by Canada1, and determined their content to be fentanyl.

Where do we go now?

The News International 16 Jun 2022
The ballot box is the surest arbiter of disputes among free men. The inherent loathing of this idea by the real power-wielders in the country has brought us to our knees ... If there is one reform that is needed to arrest the present situation and save this sinking ship with 220 million souls on it, then it has to be the mother of all reforms ... Comments ... .

Despite push, states have been slow to make Juneteenth a paid holiday

Albany Democrat Herald 16 Jun 2022
Thoughts from a distraught former Corvallis teacher and hunter Albany's vacant Wells Fargo building to be discussed Wednesday Linn County residents could get high-speed internet LBCC recreates CARmencement for graduation Man arrested on suspicion of assault with weapon. During a ceremony in front of the replica Amistad slave ship, Connecticut Gov.

Bahamas Completes Sale of Two Crystal Cruise Ships

The Maritime Executive 15 Jun 2022
They had recently come alongside with the court ordering that removable furnishings not belonging to the two entities that arrested the ships in February needed to be removed before Tuesday evening ... The vessels had been arrested in February by a fuel supplier and DNB which was the primary financial institution with secured leans on both ships.

Russian opposition leader confirms prison move

Elko Daily Free Press 15 Jun 2022
I’ve moved from ship to ship.” ... Navalny was arrested in January 2021 upon returning from Germany, where he had been recuperating from nerve-agent poisoning he blamed on the Kremlin ... Elko woman accused of stabbing, killing ex-husband Elko woman arrested on murder charge 3 students ...

Twists and betrayals abound in ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ episode 5

The Daily Dot 15 Jun 2022
This recap includes spoilers for Obi-Wan Kenobi episode 5 ... In theory, anyway ... Obi-Wan uses a decoy ship to get the refugees off-planet, and he uses Reva to keep Vader distracted. Allowing himself to be arrested by the Inquisitors, he gives Reva the ultimate chance to win Vader's trust—and get close enough to kill him ... Which has indeed just happened ... .

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