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2014-07-09 23:10:11

These videos reveal exclusive details on what happens behind-the-scenes during an Amateur Radio DXpedition. Prepared by DX traveler and author Bob Allphin K4UEE, the authentic Ham Radio stories illustrate the funny, interesting and sometimes-scary situations the teams encounter during a DXpedition. Akron, OH (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 These videos reveal exclusive details on what happens behind-the-scenes during an Amateur Radio DXpedition. Prepared by DX traveler and author Bob Allphin K4UEE,...

2005-08-17 14:52:25

BOGOTA/QUITO, Colombia (Reuters) - More than 100 Ecuadoreans were missing and feared drowned after an overcrowded boat they hoped would carry them toward new lives in the United States sank in the Pacific Ocean last Friday, authorities said on Wednesday. The boat carrying 113 people -- mainly Ecuadoreans who hoped to illegally enter the United States -- sank on Friday in Colombian waters after sailing from the port of Manta without authorization on Thursday, an Ecuadorean Navy...

2005-08-17 14:11:58

BOGOTA, Colombia (Reuters) - More than 100 people were missing after an Ecuadorean boat packed with would-be illegal emigrants sank in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Colombia, the Colombian Navy said on Wednesday. A fishing boat saved seven men and two women but the boat that sank was carrying 120 people when it only had capacity for 15, the Navy said in a news release, without saying when the sinking occurred. "The Colombian Navy immediately began a search and rescue operation...


Word of the Day
snash
  • To talk saucily.
  • Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.