Latest Piracy Stories

2011-08-19 08:10:00

Imagine being able to embrace the charm of the 18th century through the eyes of a sea-ridden pirate.

2011-07-29 12:56:00

TAMPA, Fla., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The NFL is getting back on track, but after the 132-day long lockout, are the players ready to hit the field? Coastal Orthopedics' Sports Medicine Specialist, Daniel S.

2011-07-26 15:30:00

NEW YORK, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Baltic Trading Limited (NYSE:BALT) ("Baltic Trading" or the "Company") today reported its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2011. The following financial review discusses the results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2011 and June 30, 2010.

2011-07-14 13:49:07

Climate scientists are using the US and Australian navies to deploy robotic measuring devices in the pirate-infested Indian Ocean.

2011-06-28 02:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Applied Weather Technology, Inc.

2011-06-06 07:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- United Toy, a German start-up dedicated to pirate theme games is now giving players of the hit iPhone game, Pirate Fleet for Friends a chance to win a weekend in Las Vegas, NV at the famed Treasure Island Resort on the Las Vegas Strip.

2011-05-31 09:37:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Game Commission and the Pittsburgh Pirates are teaming up this year to offer an exclusive discount to Pirates fans with a Pennsylvania hunting or furtaker license.

2011-05-27 10:05:18

A 13 ft long anchor found recently off the coast of North Carolina believed to be from the flagship of infamous pirate Blackbeard is going to be raised for the first time in almost 300 years.

2011-05-18 16:49:00

International Trade Commission investigation finds up to 2.1 million US jobs at stake WASHINGTON, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rampant intellectual property theft and restrictive indigenous innovation policies in China cost the US economy up to 2.1 million jobs, an investigation by the US International Trade Commission has found.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.