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Ship carrying iron runs aground in St. Lawrence Seaway

The Canadian vessel Sedna Desgagnes, with a load of raw iron, ran aground in the St. Lawrence Seaway

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Excursion boat strikes rocks near Alcatraz; 22 passengers rescued

A 40-foot tour boat hosting a bachelor party struck rocks near Alcatraz and began taking on water; the Coast Guard rescued the 22 passengers.

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Grounded Lake Erie ferry refloated with help of tugboat

The Pelee Island ferry that ran aground Thursday in Lake Erie has been refloated after 33 passengers spent the night on the vessel

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Lake Erie ferry runs aground on sandbar; 33 passengers need evacuation

The Pelee Island ferry MV Jiimaan is aground on a sandbar with 33 people aboard

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Salvage crews cut up, remove grounded Jireh from Puerto Rico island

The U.S. Coast Guard said the cutting and removal of beached cargo ship Jireh has been completed at a Puerto Rico island

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VIDEO, PHOTOS of WWII Navy ship aground in Cumberland River

A TV news video and several photos, including aerial photos, of the USS LST 325 aground in the Cumberland River's Lake Barkley

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Decommissioned WWII Navy ship runs aground in Cumberland River

The decommissioned World War II-era Navy ship USS LST 325 ran aground in a blinding rainstorm in the Cumberland River's Lake Barkley

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Cutting operations resume after grounded Jireh couldn't be refloated in Puerto Rico

Salvors resumed cutting operations in an attempt to remove the grounded freighter Jireh from a Puerto Rico island

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Ind. steel-mill dock collapses, forcing laker to ground

The freighter Algoma Transport grounded when a dock collapsed at the Burns Harbor steel dock

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After ship collision, NTSB calls for better vessel separation in Houston channel

The National Transportation Safety Board recommends that the Coast Guard improve vessel-separation policies in the Houston Ship Channel

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