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Nearly 300 missing after South Korean ferry capsizes: coastguard

 Almost 300 people were missing after a ferry capsized off South Korea on Wednesday, despite frantic rescue efforts involving coastguard vessels, fishing boats and helicopters, in what could be the country’s biggest maritime disaster in over 20 years. The ferry was carrying 459 people, of whom 164 have been rescued, coastguard officials said. It was

TROPICAL STORM ISAAC ADVISORY NUMBER 7 NWS

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  NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL092012 500 PM AST WED AUG 22 2012 …CENTER OF ISAAC MOVING THROUGH THE LEEWARD  ISLANDS…NEW WARNINGS AND WATCHES ISSUED… SUMMARY OF 500 PM AST…2100 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…16.0N 61.2W ABOUT 25 MI…40 KM SSE OF GUADELOUPE ABOUT 365 MI…585 KM ESE OF SAN JUAN PUERTO RICO MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…45