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The El Faro is shown in this undated handout photo provided by Tote Maritime in Jacksonville, Florida, Oct. 2, 2015. The U.S. Coast Guard said Friday it was searching for the 735-foot cargo ship with 33 crew members aboard reported to be caught in the powerful Hurricane Joaquin near Crooked Island, Bahamas. The container ship El Faro was en route to San Juan, Puerto Rico, from Jacksonville, Florida, when the Coast Guard received a satellite notification that the ship had lost propulsion and was listing heavily. The crew reported flooding had been contained.

Overnight search yields no sign of El Faro

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A U.S. Air Force C-130 Hurricane Hunter was in the air over the Bahamas early Monday morning to join U.S. Coast Guard cutters still searching for the cargo ship El Faro, which went missing Thursday morning after it crossed paths with Hurricane Joaquin.

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Report: Body found in Boothbay Harbor

Police recovered the body of a 25-year-old man from the inner harbor near Boothbay Harbor’s footbridge Saturday morning.

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