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US, UK navies say responded to call from ship in Strait of Hormuz | Oil and Gas News

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www.aljazeera.com – – 2023-06-04 21:37:27

SUMMARY: The US and UK navies aided a ship in the Strait of Hormuz, claiming it was harassed by Iran’s Revolutionary Guard. The Guard’s armed boats approached the commercial ship closely, until the US and UK responded, deescalating the situation. About 20% of the world’s oil passes through the Strait of Hormuz. This follows a series of maritime incidents between Iran and the US since 2018.

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Woman dies after crews rescue 4 people from house fire on 39th Street in Galveston; 1 firefighter injured

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abc13.com – – 2024-02-29 08:42:42

SUMMARY: Four people were rescued from a burning home in , but one person died and a firefighter was injured. The mother, boyfriend, and one teenage daughter are in the ICU, while another daughter has been released. The fire started in the early morning, causing heavy damage to the home. Firefighters found three people trapped in the back corner of the house and later located a fourth. The cause of the fire is being investigated by the fire marshal's office. The extent of the firefighter's injuries is unknown. Follow Courtney Carpenter on social media for updates.

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Trip Guide: Galveston – Texas Monthly

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www.texasmonthly.com – – 2024-02-27 01:53:22

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4th cruise terminal complex coming to Port of Galveston

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www.click2houston.com – – 2024-02-25 18:43:28

SUMMARY: The Port of is set to build a $142 million cruise terminal complex in partnership with MSC Cruises, with operations set to begin in November 2025. The new terminal will house MSC Seascape, increasing the port's status as a top U.S. cruise home port and the eighth largest globally. The project will be funded through port reserves and revenue bonds. The expansion is expected to generate 925 new jobs and boost local business revenue. Galveston's growing popularity as a cruise destination has prompted the development of the fourth terminal ahead of schedule, with a projected increase in cruise passengers and economic impact for the region.

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