News about 'Bahamas'

Dec 23, 2012

Child falls, cruise ship turns back to Florida port to seek treatment

Child falls, cruise ship turns back
By in Travel, United States, World No comments

Monarch of the Seas Image Credit: VirginHolidayCruises.co.uk How unfortunate to have a child fall in balcony on-board a cruise ship? This incident may be one for the books. After a 14-month-old child falls, the cruise ship turns back to a Florida port on Friday, December 21, 2012, to seek medical treatment for the baby. Orlando […]


Nov 27, 2012

Unmanned Vessel: Snoopy Sloop Boat Seeks to Break World Record in TransAtlantic Trip (Video)

Snoopy Sloop Unmanned Vessel
By in Amazing, Technology, Travel, United States No comments

An unmanned vessel, named Snoopy Sloop, will try to set a new world record in TransAtlantic trip. The $720 unmanned toy boat will try to successfully navigate a 6,000 mile sea when it starts sailing on Saturday, December 1, 2012. Unmanned vessel, Snoopy Sloop Image Credit: GPS Guided Trans-Atlantic Robot Boat Reports say that British […]


Sep 24, 2011

Diana Nyad Update: Another attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida starts (Video)

Diana Nyad Update: Another attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida starts (Video)
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Diana Nyad Image Credit: diananyad.com Diana Nyad, an American long-distance swimmer noted for her world record endurance championships, is making another attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida after failing to reach her goal in August, as announced by several international news sites, September 24, 2011. According to reports, Diana Nyad, the 62-year-old endurance swimmer […]


Aug 25, 2011

Ocracoke Island: National Weather Service Confirms Hurricane Irene Touchdown in the Bahamas, Ocracoke Island Evacuated

Ocracoke  Island: National Weather Service Confirms Hurricane Irene Touchdown in the Bahamas, Ocracoke Island Evacuated
By in Science, United States, Weather No comments

Ocracoke Island has been evacuated ahead of Hurricane Irene as the National Weather Service confirms its touchdown in the Bahamas. Irene has intensitied while passing through the South Eastern Bahamas. As part of the hurricane preparedness plan and standard precaution of North Carolina, Governor Beverly Perdue has ordered the evacuation of visitors from Ocracoke Island.


Jul 13, 2011

Jewel and Ty Murray welcome a baby boy named Kase Townes Murray

Jewel and Ty Murray welcome a baby boy named Kase Townes Murray
By in Entertainment, Music, Sports, United States No comments

Jewel and Ty Murray Image Credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images Jewel and her husband Ty Murray welcomed a 7 lbs., 6 oz. baby boy named Kase Townes Murray on July 11, 2011 at 7 pm (CST, as announced on her website,┬áJuly 12, 2011. The singer and Bravo star mentioned positive statements posted on her site saying, […]


Aug 30, 2010

Google Homepage has Black Ribbon on 5th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

Google Homepage has Black Ribbon on 5th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina
By in United States, World No comments

In the memory of the victims of Hurricane Katrina 5 years ago that flooded 80 percent of New Orleans and killed 1,600 people; Google homepage has now a Black Ribbon below its search box. Hurricane Katrina was felt throughout the Gulf Coast Regions with Louisiana and Mississippi being the most destroyed states of US which […]