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5 dead after New Zealand boat flips in possible whale strike

Sep. 10, 2022 04:06 AM EDT

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Five people died Saturday in New Zealand after the small charter boat they were aboard capsized, authorities say, in what may have been a collision with a whale. Another six people aboard the boat were rescued. Police said the 8.5-meter (28-foot)...