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Nearly 500 Rescued from Cruise Ship off Norway Before It Regains Power

Rescue helicopters airlifted 479 people from a disabled cruise ship off Norway's western coast before it regained engine power Sunday and was escorted by three vessels to the nearby port of Molde. Twenty people were injured in the ordeal as the Viking Sky ship tossed in winds gusting to 38 knots and rough seas with eight-meter waves. When the cruise ship regained power, 436 guests and 458 crew members remained on board. The Norwegian Red Cross said those injured sustained...

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