As a massive oil drill rig moved into Seattle, about two dozen activists in kayaks paddled to the middle of Elliott Bay, linked boats and unfurled a banner to make a stand against Royal Dutch Shell’s plan to open a new frontier of fossil fuel exploration in the Arctic Ocean.
Royal Dutch Shell is forging ahead with plans to park two Arctic oil drilling rigs in Seattle, risking possible fines from the city and ignoring port commissioners who have asked Shell to wait.
Activists who don’t want Shell to drill for oil in the Arctic are protesting at the company’s Seattle fuel transfer station.
Just days ahead of a planned protest of Royal Dutch Shell’s Arctic drilling program in Seattle, the company on Monday cleared a major bureaucratic hurdle to drill off Alaska’s northwestern coast.
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A Seattle Fire Department spokesman says firefighters have rescued a man from rocks along the downtown waterfront near the Seattle Aquarium.
Police say a naked man who ran from officers on Seattle’s waterfront was fleeing a hospital where he had been taken for a medical evaluation
The Coast Guard says the icebreaker Polar Star is returning to Seattle Friday after a 108-day deployment to help resupply McMurdo Station, Antarctica.
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