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Ahoy mateys, Maine Maritime students headed back to sea

Apr. 27, 2022 03:31 AM EDT

CASTINE, Maine (AP) — Maine Maritime Academy students are preparing to embark on their first trans-Atlantic training cruise since the pandemic struck. The training ship State of Maine is set to depart Wednesday for Portugal with 180 students aboard. Joining the crew...

A Viking epic to conquer them all in 'The Northman’

Apr. 20, 2022 12:24 PM EDT

Alexander Skarsgård has been dreaming about Vikings for as long as he can remember. Some of his earliest memories are from Oland, a Swedish island on the Baltic Sea, where his great-grandfather built a home many years ago. His grandfather would regale him with tales of Viking...

Macario poised for breakout in second year with US

Feb. 24, 2022 17:59 PM EST

Catarina Macario is looking to make more of an impact in her sophomore year with the U.S. national team. So far, she's off to a fine start. Macario started all three games of the team's SheBelieves Cup tournament at center forward, scoring a pair of goals in the...

US women win SheBelieves Cup title, beating Iceland 5-0

Feb. 24, 2022 00:11 AM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Catarina Macario and Mallory Pugh each scored two goals and the U.S. women's national team beat Iceland 5-0 on Wednesday night to win the SheBelieves Cup. The Americans won the annual four-team tournament, now in its seventh year, for the third straight year. ...