The Hollywood Pirate Returning to Somalia - MSNBC Newsweek ... years ago that drove Somalis to attack foreign ... 2009 hijacking of the US-flagged Maersk Alabama ... MODERN PIRATES Abdi was a limousine ... 02/20/2015 - 6:03 am | View Link
Maersk vessel attacked by pirates in Gulf of Oman The attack on the ship - a 19,592 deadweight tonnes (dwt) vessel which is 148 metres (486 feet) long - took place at noon local time on Wednesday when it was passing through the Gulf of Oman, northeast of the Arab Emirates port of Fujairah, Maersk Line Ltd ... 05/23/2012 - 6:07 am | View Link
Somali pirates attack Maersk Alabama again For the second time in seven months, Somali pirates attacked the Maersk Alabama, although private guards were able to repel the attack with a high-decibel noise device and gun fire. The ship, headed to the Kenyan coast, is now being monitored by a ... 11/19/2009 - 12:04 am | View Link
Pirates foiled in a second attack on Maersk Alabama cargo ship The Maersk Alabama came under automatic weapons fire from pirates about 350 nautical miles east of the Somali coast, the European Union's anti-piracy force said, but fought the attackers off. The failed attack came on a day of dramatic piracy events ... 11/18/2009 - 7:18 pm | View Link
Somali pirates once again attack Maersk Alabama This time the Maersk Alabama was ready. This time it did what a multinational naval force couldn't. Guards used guns and a sound blaster Wednesday to repel the second pirate attack on the U.S.-flagged ship in seven months. But while the effort was hailed ... 11/18/2009 - 11:00 am | View Link
Somali Pirates attack U.S.-flagged Maersk Alabama Private guards repelled the attack with gunfire and a high-decibel noise device. The wife of the Maersk Alabama's captain, Paul Rochford, said she was "really happy" there were weapons on board. "It probably surprised the pirates. They were probably ... 11/17/2009 - 6:00 pm | View Link
Maersk Alabama hijacking The Maersk Alabama hijacking was a series of maritime events that began with four pirates in the Indian Ocean seizing the cargo ship MV Maersk Alabama 240 nautical ... 02/26/2015 - 6:57 pm | View Website
Pirate Attacks : Cruise Law News An article today by Wolfgang H. Thome of eTurboNews (ETN) raises two disturbing scenarios: 1. It is only a matter of time before Somali pirates hijack a cruise ship, and 02/26/2015 - 11:40 am | View Website
The Real Maersk Alabama/Somali Pirate story (Never seen ... This is a new docudrama from the discovery channel, it tells what happened at high seas with the Somali pirates that took Maersk Alabama and its crew for ... 02/26/2015 - 10:43 am | View Website
Richard Phillips (merchant mariner) Richard Phillips (born May 16, 1955) is an American merchant mariner and author who served as captain of the MV Maersk Alabama during its hijacking by Somali pirates ... 02/26/2015 - 9:53 am | View Website
Somali Pirates Attack French Warship By Mistake Look at these dumbasses. Caught trying to attack a French warship, Nivose, off the Seychelles yesterday. More here - http://www.welcometowallyworld.com ... 02/25/2015 - 10:12 pm | View Website
The director of student athlete development for the University of Illinois football team who pleaded guilty to driving under the influence was sentenced Friday to two years of court supervision.
URBANA — The director of student athlete development for the University of Illinois football team who pleaded guilty to driving under the influence was sentenced Friday to two years of court supervision and ordered to wear an alcohol monitoring device for three months.
Champaign police continue to seek witnesses to the bus accident earlier this week in downtown Champaign that left a pedestrian critically injured.
CHAMPAIGN — Champaign police continue to seek witnesses to the bus accident earlier this week in downtown Champaign that left a pedestrian critically injured.
"Clearly there were cars in the area," Lt.