Ed Cubanski

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  • This circa 1880 photo printed on a 1905 post card released by the  Bridgeport History Center, Bridgeport Public Library shows Kathleen Moore, a keeper of the Black Rock Harbor Lighthouse offshore from Bridgeport, Conn. She is credited with saving 21 lives during her 61 years of service. More than a century after she was buried, the U.S. Coast Guard is dedicating a grave marker for Moore on Thursday, May 8, 2014 in Bridgeport.  On Saturday, May 10, 2014, the Coast Guard is scheduled to commission a new cutter in Key West, Fla., in her honor. (AP Photo/Bridgeport History Center, Bridgeport Public Library)

    Life-saving lighthouse keeper honored

    Praised for performing dangerous work at a time when women couldn't even vote, a lighthouse keeper credited with saving 21 people during her 61 years of service received a grave marker Thursday more than a century after she was buried.


  • This aerial photograph shows an oil rig damaged from an explosion and fire in the Gulf of Mexico, about 25 miles southeast of Grand Isle, La., Friday, Nov. 16, 2012. Four people were transported to a hospital with critical burns and two were missing. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

    Gulf rig fire leaves 4 hurt, 2 missing; no leak

    An explosion and fire ripped through a Gulf oil platform Friday as workers used a cutting torch, sending four people to a hospital with burns and leaving two missing in waters off Louisiana.


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