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This Cat Sails Around The World And We Want Her Life

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 04.28.2016 | Good News

This kitty is living it up, sailing the high seas. Amelia the Tropicat lives with her human, avid surfer and California native Liz Clark, on a sailbo...

Honoring Veterans

Mark Steber | Posted 11.11.2015 | Business
Mark Steber

In the past, companies thanked military veterans with meals or discounts on Veterans Day and now, in part because of Social Media, we are all aware of...

Stranded Sailor Arrested Immediately After His Rescue

Associated Press | Carla Herreria | Posted 10.07.2015 | Crime

HONOLULU (AP) — The Coast Guard says it rescued a man at sea, found out he has outstanding warrants and then turned him over to Honolulu police. A 9...

I Am Not a Sailor, I Am a Captain: Behind the Words of 'La Bamba'

Bob Schulman | Posted 07.13.2016 | Travel
Bob Schulman

Many -- but not all -- Latino musicologists agree the name of the song relates to the Spanish word bambolear, roughly meaning "to shake." Beyond that, though, the oft-improvised lyrics run the gamut from a happy Mexican dance tune to tales of lamented love.

How to Forecast the Environment for Success

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 05.31.2015 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

How can we forecast our environment so that we are aware of its influence over us and how we can use what we learn to our success? There are three interconnected stages of importance here: anticipation, avoidance, and adjustment.

How to Forecast the Environment for Success

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 05.31.2015 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

As we journey through life, we are creating our world and our world is simultaneously creating us. Much of who we are and what we will become is deter...

Astoria Characters: The Veteran Survivor

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Attilio Poli is standing tall in the asphalt drive of his back yard. He's gazing at his fig trees and grapevines, but there's a faraway look in his eyes that takes him all the way to Venice.

PART 5: Navy Son’s Remains Were Disrespected, Family Says

deerfield.patch.com | Posted 12.13.2011 | Crime

Exhuming 22-year-old Kyle Antonacci’s remains, five months after his funeral, wasn't easy for his parents, Lisa and Al. And what they found left the...

PART 4: Family Exhumes Navy Seaman’s Body To Investigate Death (Video)

deerfield.patch.com | Posted 12.13.2011 | Crime

"When we saw my son's body in the casket, he looked like he was -- excuse my language -- beaten the hell out of," Al Antonacci recalled....

PART 3: Navy Seaman Acted As NCIS Informant On Day of Death

deerfield.patch.com | Posted 12.13.2011 | Crime

On the day that Kyle Antonacci died, the 22-year-old was acting as a secret informant for NCIS at Naval Station Great Lakes. On Feb. 1, 2010, Kyle tap...

PART 2: Rape Trial Leads to Navy Seaman’s Death on Military Base

deerfield.patch.com | Posted 12.13.2011 | Crime

When Kyle Antonacci walked into his room at Great Lakes Naval Station on the night of May 8, 2009 he was shocked to find a woman naked under his cover...

PART 1: Navy Seaman Found Hanged In His Closet Was Murdered, Family Tells Patch

deerfield.patch.com | Posted 12.13.2011 | Crime

Kyle Antonacci joined the Navy in 2007 because he wanted to serve his country. Three years later, he was found hanging in his closet. His cause of dea...

Astoria Characters: The Ageless Storyteller

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Betty Deudon was only a schoolgirl standing by Long Island City High with a classmate when the handsome French sailors strode by. "Let's pick them up," Betty told her girlfriend.

Joseph Christopher Rocha: Gay Sailor's Abuse To Be Reviewed By Navy

Youth Radio | Rachel Krantz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

After Youth Radio exposed a culture of hazing, including psychological and physical abuse, at a U.S. Navy canine unit in Bahrain, the nation's top Nav...