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Set sail from Quebec City

Set sail from Quebec City
We're into the dog days of summer which means cruise lines have started or will soon be starting the "fall foliage" tours to New England, Atlantic Canada and Quebec. Most major lines are into the market and your choices range from luxury cruises to …
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Oman Sail successfully hosts first National Optimist Championship
'The first Oman National Optimist Championship came on the back of a weeklong a training camp for 14 members of the Oman Sail's Youth Squad as part of the Omantel Youth Programme, co-sponsored by Oman Shipping Company' Oman Sail …
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Suction bucket is ready to sail
The so-called suction-bucket jacket, fitted with cylindrical-shaped feet that are pulled down into the seabed by a system of high-pressure pumps, was to have sailed out yesterday to the 312MW wind farm now under construction off the island of Borkum …
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Re-sail Race Adds to Typhoon Series Pleasure
HONG KONG—A re-sail race in place of the cancelled Race-2 was an added bonus for the 60-boat fleet that gathered for Day-6 of the Hebe Haven Yacht Club, Quest Yachting Typhoon Series on Sunday Aug 17, 2014. Race Officer, Inge Strompf Jepsen set a …
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Bulgarian's attempt to sail from England to US in dinghy ends after 5 miles
A Bulgarian man's attempt to sail 3,000 miles from England to America in a 14-foot dinghy ended after five miles — because he was seasick. The unidentified man was rescued by Royal National Lifeboat Institution rescue boats near Mudeford on Saturday …
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Singer Maxwell to set sail on concert cruise

Singer Maxwell to set sail on concert cruise
R&B star Maxwell has recruited his famous friends and is setting sail for a Caribbean cruise. The Pretty Wings hitmaker is launching the Maxwell + The 7 Seas Caribbean cruise next year, and is bringing fellow musicians including Erykah Badu, Anthony …
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Clive and Jane Green sail back to Wales after 16 year voyage
Could Clive and Jane Green live together without a cross word in the cramped cabin of a 35ft sailing yacht? Now 16 years after setting off for a quiet cruise to Spain, the couple have returned to Pembrokeshire – covering 51,000 nautical miles as they …
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Tall Ships Set Sail in Poland
Aug. 20 (Bloomberg) — Bloomberg's “Money Clip” Host Adam Johnson reports on tall ships set sail on the Baltic Sea in Poland. (Source: Bloomberg). Video: Tall Ships Set Sail in Poland · Video: The Five Most Massive Cruise Ships in the World · Story …
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Solid winds for start of Sail Canada Senior National Championships
Kingston, ON (August 16, 2014) – Today over 250 sailors hit the water for the first day of the CORK Olympic Classes Regatta (OCR) and the Sail Canada Senior National Championships. Cloudy skies and rain with a breeze of about 15 to 18 knots greeted the …
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The Joy of Learning to Sail Lake Superior
They have two sails – the jib and the main sail and that's for kids 12 to 18,” she adds. Laura is 16, and Ben 14. They've risen to the rank of “instructor in training.” The teaching season started as their school year ended. The Paulsens work with the …
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Boat-sharing sites set sail

Boat-sharing sites set sail
Like Airbnb.com, where homeowners rent a room or the whole house to vacationers, boat-sharing websites give landlubbers who want to spend a few hours on the water an online marketplace to search for boats of various sizes and prices. Instead of going …
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Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race: Musandam-Oman Sail on target for
With 400 miles to go at the end of the 1800-mile anticlockwise course the 70-foot trimaran Musandam-Oman Sail was still powering along at an average of 20 knots but that gave them only a hour to spare against the record-breaking schedule. Musandam's …
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Celebrate Its 100th Birthday and Sail the the Panama Canal
As all this takes place, remember that you can actually sail through the Panama Canal during your next visit and experience what it takes to cross the 50-mile shortcut. There are a number of tour operators that offer full and half day excursions of …
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Reduce SAIL; target of Rs 76: PLilladher

Reduce SAIL; target of Rs 76: PLilladher
“SAIL reported Q1FY15 earnings, below our expectation due to higher-than expected costs and lower volumes. SAIL's continued disappointment across the fronts, realisations/volumes/costs, raises concerns on management's guided cost savings and …
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Hokule'a set sail for Palmerston island
New video into our newsroom tonight … hOkUle'a and sister canoe Hikianalia left Aitutaki at around noon Hawaii time yesterday. They are heading West – North West using the traditional star compass for Manu'a. The target island to sight is Palmerston …
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PLUMSTED: Teens 'SAIL' at the library
Teens that volunteer for Service and Achievement in the Library (SAIL) learn about the library, organize and work with kids in the children's programs, prepare book displays, take care of the bulletin boards, pull books for hold lists, conduct …
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USA. Tall Ships set sail for Michigan Schooner Festival this September

USA. Tall Ships set sail for Michigan Schooner Festival this September
Visitors will be able to see, tour and sail in six stately sailing vessels during the 2014 festival, a three-day celebration of Great Lakes “tall ships.” “It's going to be great,” says Cindy Ruzak of the nonprofit Maritime Heritage Alliance, which …
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Hold SAIL; target of Rs 78: ICICIdirect
Hold SAIL; target of Rs 78: ICICIdirect. ICICIdirect.com has recommended hold rating on Steel Authority of India (SAIL) with a target price of Rs 78, in its research report dated August 12, 2014. ICICIdirect.com · More about the Brokerage… Comments (2).
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Tours Sail Through Tappan Zee's Past, Present And Future
Tours Sail Through Tappan Zee's Past, Present And Future. August 12, 2014 3:23 PM. View Comments. Tappan Zee Bridge as seen from Chopper 880 on May 13, 2014. (Photo by Tom Kaminski, WCBS Newsradio 880) …
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Trimaran set fair to break round Britain sailing record
Musandam, Oman Sail's 70ft flagship trimaran, is on course to smash the round Britain sailing record, setting a furious, hurricane-propelled pace through the waters north of Scotland. At 3pm on Tuesday, Musandam had rounded Outer Stack, the most …
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Par-A-Dice Captain Is Lucky to Roll Once a Year
As captain of the Par-A-Dice riverboat casino, among the last such vessels to actually leave a dock, he sails only once a year. "People ask questions like, 'Oh, what do you do? Nothing?' " said Mr. O'Donohue, 49 years old, who has been the casino's …
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SAIL, BHEL, HMT identified to take over three sick PSUs

SAIL, BHEL, HMT identified to take over three sick PSUs
The government has identified three sick public sector units (PSUs) which will be either merged or taken over by Steel Authority of India (SAIL), Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) and Hindustan Machine Tools (HMT). "The three sick PSUs are Praga Tools, …
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Will the Morgan sail again?
Indeed, in closing the homecoming ceremonies at the museum Wednesday, the Morgan tucked safely back into her longtime berth, museum Vice President Susan Funk, who actually joined the crew and helped haul lines and sail the ship for part of the …
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Navy Regatta Sets Sail in Corpus Christi Bay
CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) – The winds made it a great day to set sail especially for those taking part in the 52nd annual Navy Regatta! Corey Harding who raced in the Regatta said, "had good wind. Bunch of good races nobody got hurt. I don't think …
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