Harbors - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Harbors Ship to mash, ram polar ice as US aims to update aging fleet PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — The only U.S. ship capable of breaking through Antarctica's thick ice is getting scrubbed down, fixed up and loaded with goods in balmy Hawaii this week as it prepares to head to the frigid south. The voyage by Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star comes as the U.S. looks to replace and expand its aging fleet of polar icebreakers so it... Fri, 16 Dec 2016 01:46:00 GMT 2016-12-16T01:46:00Z Scientists explore sunken mini sub near Pearl Harbor ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Ocean waters are taking a toll on a sunken mini submarine 5 miles off the entrance to Pearl Harbor. The Japanese Imperial Navy vessel with a two-man crew — the first casualties of shots fired by U.S. forces in World War II — lies at 1,100 feet. The hull, a host for barnacles and coral, is coming apart in three places. ... Wed, 07 Dec 2016 23:16:00 GMT 2016-12-07T23:16:00Z City eyes key permit for oil terminal on Washington coast SEATTLE (AP) — As the small city of Hoquiam considers a key permit for a proposed terminal that would move millions of barrels of crude oil through Grays Harbor, opponents are raising concerns about the potential for oil spills and impacts on tribal fishing rights. Westway Terminal, recently renamed Contanda, wants to expand its existing methanol facility... Fri, 25 Nov 2016 21:41:00 GMT 2016-11-25T21:41:00Z