Canadian archeologists found a ship abandoned more than 150 years ago in the quest for the fabled Northwest Passage that was lost in the search for the doomed expedition of Sir John Franklin, the head of the team said Wednesday.
Maybe it was a tragic boating accident that killed Ken Weatherington on the Sacramento River.
BP's chief executive told a British newspaper in May that "the Gulf of Mexico is a very big ocean," and the vast amounts of oil and chemical dispersants dumped into it were small by comparison. After he said that, BP's well leaked for two more months. Hayward's upbeat assessment was cast as one of many gaffes committed on his way to resignation.
There wasn't a cloud in the sky over Sanders Bay Wednesday morning as young sailors took to the lake during the Winnipesaukee (N.H.) Annual Regatta and raced against other sailing clubs.
When a Georgia fisherman launched his boat earlier this month at Stephen C. Foster State Park in the Okefenokee Swamp in southeast Georgia, he was greeted by some 300 alligators in the midst of a feeding frenzy, according to a report on CNN.com.
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