Obama will propose expanding Pacific Ocean marine sanctuary
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Obama will propose expanding Pacific Ocean marine sanctuary

Juliet Eilperin | The Washington Post - June 17, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday will announce his intent to make a broad swath of the central Pacific Ocean off limits to fishing,…

Captain was not at helm of capsized South Korean ferry
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Captain was not at helm of capsized South Korean ferry

AFP - April 18, 2014

JINDO -- The captain was not at the helm of the South Korean ferry that capsized two days ago, investigators said Friday, as anger spread over stalled…

Oil drilling rights at the heart of maritime dispute between Costa Rica and Nicaragua
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Oil drilling rights at the heart of maritime dispute between Costa Rica and Nicaragua

Zach Dyer - February 25, 2014

Costa Rica and Nicaragua are headed back to the International Court of Justice at The Hague to settle another border dispute following years of wrangling over maritime…