Sport Twitter is having a yacht of fun with Giants' boat photo

04:10  09 january  2017
04:10  09 january  2017 Source:   Sporting News

Five dead, around 100 rescued after fire on Indonesia tourist boat

  Five dead, around 100 rescued after fire on Indonesia tourist boat Five people were killed and around 100 people rescued on Sunday after a fire ripped through a boat carrying tourists to islands north of the Indonesian capital Jakarta, authorities said. Along with five fatalities, 17 people were also injured, said Ferry Budiharso, a spokesman for the Thousand Island police, the area where the boat was heading.The head of Jakarta's search and rescue agency, Hendra Sudirman, said that 98 people had been rescued.The boat, Zahro Express, caught fire shortly after leaving Muara Angke port in North Jakarta early on Sunday due to a short circuit on a power generator on the boat, Budiharso said.

Unfortunately for Beckham, Cruz, Shepard, and Lewis Jr., the internet is having fun with the now-infamous yacht picture.

Unfortunately for Beckham, Cruz, Shepard, and Lewis Jr., the internet is having fun with the now-infamous yacht picture. Giants get burned by red hot Packers in wild-card. Don't Miss. Giants give up on play after Eli fumble, seal wild-card fate vs. Packers.

Giants receivers Odell Beckham Jr., Victor Cruz, Sterling Shepard and Roger Lewis Jr. will probably regret their trip to Miami, after what happened in Sunday's 38-13 loss to the Packers. The pre-playoff trip was met with an overwhelming amount of criticism, especially after a photo surfaced of the players on a yacht.

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23 dead as Indonesia passenger boat catches fire: official

  23 dead as Indonesia passenger boat catches fire: official At least 23 people have been killed and 17 are missing after a passenger boat caught fire on Sunday near Jakarta, according to officials. The boat was ferrying around 200 people from Jakarta to Tidung island -- a tourist destination 50 kilometres (30 miles) from the capital -- on Sunday morning when the fire broke out, according to the national disaster agency."194 people have been rescued. The boat's manifest says there are around 100 people on board, but obviously that's wrong, so we are still searching," disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho told AFP.

Unfortunately for Beckham, Cruz, Shepard, and Lewis Jr., the internet is having fun with the now-infamous yacht picture.

Ever since that picture of a shirtless Beckham with his Timberlands on R&B singer Trey Songz's yacht surfaced, sports media has been all over this "Miami Vice" angle. MORE: Twitter has a yacht of fun with Giants ' boat photo .

Unfortunately for Beckham, Cruz, Shepard, and Lewis Jr., the internet is having fun with the now-infamous picture.


Scores missing in migrant crossing in Mediterranean: Italy .
The Italian coastguard said on Saturday nearly a hundred people were missing after a boat with migrants sank off the Libyan coast. "The bodies of eight people have been recovered. Four people have been saved, and they say 107 migrants were onboard the boat in all," the agency's press office said.Search operations were continuing after nightfall in poor weather and sea conditions, it said.A French warship, patrolling under the EU's Frontex border operation, picked up the survivors and two merchant ships were heading for the area, located about 50 kilometres (30 miles) north of the Libyan coast.

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