M 6 in Mexico on 02 Apr 2012 17:36 UTC

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Dallas Tornado 2012: Flight Cancellations Continue at DFW Airport

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 17:18:00 +0200ibtimes-cn (en)

Hundreds more American Airlines flights were canceled on Friday at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport in the wake of Tuesday's powerful tornado-riddled storm.

Tsunami 'ghost ship' sunk by US coastguard

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 17:00:00 +0200guardian (en)

Ryou-Un Maru's voyage across the Pacific Ocean ends after a year floating in busy shipping lanes The Ryou-Un-Maru's year-long voyage across the Pacific Ocean ended in a blaze of gunfire and plumes of smoke on Friday after the Japanese fishing vessel, which had been swept out to sea by last March's tsunami, was sunk by the US coastguard.

US Coast Guard sinks tsunami 'ghost ship'

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 17:00:00 +0200guardian (en)

Machine guns trained on Ryou-Un Maru, laden with diesel and drifting into shipping lanes off the coast of Alaska The US coastguard has machine-gunned and sunk a derelict and fuel-laden Japanese fishing vessel washed out to sea by the 2011 Japan tsunami.

Hundieron a bombazos al "barco fantasma"

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:56:00 +0200cronica (es)

La Guardia Costera de EEUU ha hundido con éxito el pesquero japonés Ryon-Un Maru a la deriva desde el tsunami del pasado año a las 18.15 hora local de Alaska (2:15 GMT del viernes). El "barco fantasma" japonés se hundió a unas 180 millas de la costa sureste de Alaska en un punto con una profundidad de unos 1.

Estados Unidos afundam pesqueiro japonês à deriva desde o tsunami –Vídeo

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:56:00 +0200ionline (pt)

Autor(es): Jornal i A guarda costeira americana anunciou o afundamento “com êxito” do barco pesqueiro japonês que andava à deriva desde o tsunami de 11 de Março de 2011. Multimédia Relacionada: Barco Japonês ler mais

17:30 Amerika, Japon 'hayalet gemi'sini batırdı

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:53:00 +0200netgazete (tr)

Japonya'da geçtiğimiz yıl meydana gelen tsunami felaketiyle birlikte okyanusa sürüklenen Japon balıkçı gemisi Amerikan sahillere yaklaştığı sırada batırıldı. Alaska Körfezi'nde başıboş dolaşan geminin, seyir güvenliğine tehdit teşkil ettiği için batırıldığı açıklandı.

Photos: Fiery end for tsunami ghost ship

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:49:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

The Japanese fishing vessel Ryou-Un Maru burns after the US Coast Guard fired on the drifting vessel off the coast of Alaska. The Coast Guard sunk the "ghost ship" with bursts of heavy gunfire when it drifted into Alaskan waters more than a year after being set adrift by a devastating tsunami.

Miguel de la Madrid, President of Mexico in 1980s, Dies at 77

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:46:00 +0200nytimes (en)

His tenure marred by economic crisis and an earthquake, Mr. de la Madrid is credited for setting Mexico on a path to a free-market economy and, inadvertently, multiparty rule.

The Lede Blog: Coast Guard Fires Cannon on Unmanned Japanese Ship Set Adrift by Tsunami

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:46:00 +0200nytimes (en)

The United States Coast Guard began its operation Thursday afternoon to sink a Japanese vessel that was set adrift by the 2012 earthquake and tsunami.

Nueva fuga radiactiva en central nuclear de Fukushima alcanzó el mar

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:43:00 +0200rnv (es)

Los trabajadores de la planta nuclear, averiada tras el sismo del 11 de marzo del 2011, descubrieron una salida de agua con estroncio radiactivo

Hier wird ein Geisterschiif versenkt

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:43:00 +0200merkur-online (de)

Juneau - Mit mehreren Geschützsalven hat die US-Küstenwacht vor Alaska die lange Reise eines japanischen Schiffes beendet, das seit über einem Jahr herrenlos über den Pazifik trieb.

U.S. Coast Guard sinks Japanese “ghost ship”

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:34:00 +0200b92net_en (en)

U.S. Coast Guard cutter sank a Japanese ghost ship that had been drifting in the Pacific Ocean since tsunami hit Japan on March 11, 2011. The cutter's guns tore holes in the 65-meter Ryou-Un Maru on Thursday, ending its long, lonely journey across the Pacific.

US Coast Guard Sinks Japanese 'Ghost Ship'

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:33:00 +0200voanews (en)

Decision based on assessment that Ryou-Un Mara posed significant danger to ships sailing in area

UPDATE2: Ministers decide new safety standard for resuming reactors

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:09:00 +0200kyodonews (en)

TOKYO - Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda and three ministers decided a new safety standard Friday for resuming ...

40,000 tons of drifting quake debris to reach N. America by Feb. 2013

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:09:00 +0200kyodonews (en)

TOKYO - The Environment Ministry said Friday that over 40,000 tons of debris from the March 2011 earthquake ...

Un séisme de magnitude 6,3 secoue Mexico

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 15:51:00 +0200french-news (fr)

Un séisme de magnitude 6,3 a secoué lundi Mexico , a annoncé l'institut américain de géophysique (USGS).

Tsunami enkazı 'hayalet gemi' batırıldı

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 15:45:00 +0200milliyet (tr)

2011'de Japonya'da yaşanan tsunaminin ardından Alaska açıklarına sürüklenen bir Japon gemisi, Amerikan Sahil Güvenlik ekipleri tarafından ...

Fishing boat scuttled to the ocean floor

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 15:34:00 +0200euronews-en (en)

A fishing boat came under fire off the Alaskan coast from repeated machine gun blasts by a US coastguard cutter. The Japanese vessel which has been…

El barco fantasma que hicieron desaparecer

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 15:29:00 +0200bbc-spanish (es)

Oxidado y perdido, el Ryou-Un Maru, el barco fantasma que deambulaba por los mares desde el tsunami que afectó a Japón en 2011, fue hundido a punta de cañonazos por la armada estadounidense. Más que a sus fantasmas le temían al espeso diesel que todavía lleva en su interior.

Abandoned Tsunami Ghost Ship Sinks off Alaskan Coast [PHOTOS]

Fri, 06 Apr 2012 15:17:00 +0200ibtimes-cn (en)

The long voyage of the fuel-laden Japanese ghost ship is over as it sank 6,000 feet deep in the Gulf of Alaska.

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