there she blows:
A camera set up on Frying Pan Tower is capturing the approach of Hurricane Florence as the storm barrels toward North Carolina. The 80-foot lighthouse was built in the 1960s about 34 miles off the coast to warn ships of the shoals at the confluence of the Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean.
The tower has been decommissioned by the U.S. Coast Guard and now serves as a bed and breakfast (ho…
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trump hates boats:
More than 60 US trade groups on Wednesday launched the ‘Americans for Free Trade’ coalition to take on the fight against the Trump administration’s trade tariffs – and the hard-hit recreational boating industry is among them.
Reuters reports that following months of behind-the-scenes lobbying, the coalition vows to take the fight public as a result of the billions of dollars of tariffs imposed by president Trump in an effort to use them as a threat to win concessions or in the belief they will create jobs.
“A lot of other interest groups thought they wouldn’t go this long or go this deep, but the layering effect [of tariffs] has finally …
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