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Best Of 2021: Crew Of Ever Given Could Be Stuck On The Big Boat For Years (Updated: Or Could They?)

The Panama-flagged MV ‘Ever Given’ container ship is tugged in Egypt’s Suez Canal after it was fully dislodged from the banks, near Suez city, on March 29, 2021. Photo: Ahmad HASSAN / AFP (Getty Images)Was 2021 a great year? Not exactly! But we did have some posts that did good traffic. Take a walk down memory lane with us, as we think back on…
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The Ever Given Has Spawned An Unholy Legal Mess

Photo: Getty Images (Getty Images)The Ever Given, the ship that got stuck in the Suez Canal for a week and prompted an international shipping crisis, was is finally free to leave the Suez Canal, authorities said last week. But like every modern story this one won’t end there, as it will probably be tied up in court for months if not years. And who…
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