Crew rescued from cargo ship in North Pacific


VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 25 (Reuters) - Helicopters hoisted the crew of a Canada-bound cargo ship to safety late on Monday after it nearly capsized south of Alaska's Aleutian Islands, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Tuesday. Singapore-based Cougar Ace, a Mitsui O.S.K. Lines ship carrying 4,813 vehicles, issued a distress call Sunday after it began taking on water in the North Pacific. The cause of the mishap was not known. The U.S. Coast Guard said two helicopters were needed to ...

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