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US Population Continues to Move Westward – Will Water from the Great Lakes Follow?

Buffalo Rising 15 Oct 2021
This has happened twice since it was signed into law in 2008 and grandfathers in the permitted outflows of the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal (built in 1900 and links Lake Michigan and the Des Planes River, a part of the Mississippi River Basin).
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Philip Barker: As England face quarantine Ashes, 100 years ago, Australia tackled the same conundrum

Inside The Games 15 Oct 2021
The teams travelled by sea, and a contemporary problem confronted the England party on board the Royal Mail Ship Osterley as it approached Fremantle ... The ship steamed through the Suez Canal before finally arriving at the French port of Toulon.
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Pritzker campaign releases governor's tax records. Here's what's inside.

Dispatch Argus 15 Oct 2021
SPRINGFIELD – Gov. J.B ... 32 unsolved crimes in Illinois ... Fell Street ... and 10.15 p.m ... His body was recovered on October 16, 1994, from the Sanitary Shipping Canal, one mile east of Routes 83 and 171 ... On January 6, 2005 at approximately 4 p.m., the body of a male white subject was recovered from the Illinois/Michigan Shipping Canal near Summit, Illinois ... .
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Suez Canal records 12.4% increase in revenues to $4.9bn year-to-date

Arab News 14 Oct 2021
“The number of ships that crossed the canal from January to August 2021 amounted to 13.3 thousand ships, compared to 12.5 thousand ships for the same period ...
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Chain reaction: Supply snags threaten global recovery

RTE 14 Oct 2021
Ports have had trouble handling the surge in goods shipped, as well as disruptions. A container ship blocked Egypt's Suez Canal, a vital maritime shortcut, for only six days but it caused a backup in traffic that taxed the capacity of European ports ... Shipping costs have jumped by a factor of 10 over the past year-and-a-half.
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NASA: How to Ship the World’s Largest Space Telescope 5,800 Miles Across the Ocean

Space Coast Daily 14 Oct 2021
Packed and Transported to the Ship ... Webb was shipped from California on Sept. 26, ultimately passing through the Panama Canal to reach the Port de Pariacabo — located on the Kourou River in French Guiana, on the northeastern coast of South America — on Oct ... On average, the ship cruised at around 15 knots, or 17 miles per hour (27 kilometers per hour).
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Make that appointment now

Devils Lake Journal 14 Oct 2021
A friend of mine from my old school stops in once a month ... “I just like seeing you,” he said. It's an opportunity to catch up on hometown news, the changes in our families, and ultimately, the state of business ... But get a ship stuck in a canal for a couple of weeks, clog up the shipping lanes, and we're reminded of just how vulnerable we are ... I know ... .
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Out-of-touch Biden threatens private sector companies as polls nosedive

The Hill 14 Oct 2021
He seems to think that retailers are content to have bare shelves come Christmas, and that shipping firms don’t worry that they will not get goods delivered to their destinations on time ... There was even a giant container ship, the Ever Given, that got stuck in the Suez Canal for six days back in March, freezing some $10 billion in traded goods.
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Go & Show: Urban Stream Research Center, backwards river, mushrooms, trout, bowhunting

Chicago Sun-Times 14 Oct 2021
The festival is an opportunity for the public, particularly residents in communities surrounding the South Branch and the Sanitary and Ship Canal, to connect to the river and each other through curated activities and engaging art installations, according to Rachel Havrelock, ...
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Suez Canal ranks second among Middle East’s largest logistics companies in 2021: Forbes

Egypt Independent 13 Oct 2021
The Suez Canal Authority’s inclusion in the list reflects its efforts in overcoming many challenges faced throughout the year, such as the coronavirus pandemic and the stuck container ship Evergiven, the head of the ...
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Will the problems at Felixstowe really cancel Christmas?

New Statesman 13 Oct 2021
Dozens of container ships are queuing outside it as they wait to offload their cargo, and transport bosses have warned the situation could affect supply chains around Christmas – with at least one shipping giant already starting to divert its ships to other ports ... The Suez Canal blockage is a reminder that geography does matter in trade].
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How to ship the world's largest space telescope 5,800 miles across the ocean

Phys Dot Org 13 Oct 2021
Webb was shipped from California on Sept. 26, ultimately passing through the Panama Canal to reach the Port de Pariacabo—located on the Kourou River in French Guiana, on the northeastern coast of South America—on Oct ... Webb's ship voyage will ultimately be bookended by two short drives, one in California and one in French Guiana ... Running a clean ship.
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UPS, FedEx, Walmart commit to 24/7 hours to alleviate LA port crunch

New York Post 13 Oct 2021
shipping. Shipping tipping point ... Shipping workers warn of ‘collapse’ due to pandemic trade restrictions. LA port backup grows to record 62 ships as supply chain crunch worsens. You gotta be shipping me! Suez Canal reportedly almost blocked — again ... The ports process about 40 percent of international shipping containers bound for the US.
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Snarled shipping lanes could mean empty shelves come holiday shopping time

New York Post 13 Oct 2021
shipping. Shipping workers warn of ‘collapse’ due to pandemic trade restrictions. LA port backup grows to record 62 ships as supply chain crunch worsens. You gotta be shipping me! Suez Canal reportedly almost blocked — again. Record number of container ships waiting off California coast.
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Inconsistent US set for Costa Rica

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette 13 Oct 2021
... were as stagnant as ships backed up outside the canal.
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