The Coast Guard says the American cargo ship El Faro sunk during Hurricane Joaquin. Here’s what we know so far about the ship’s crew.

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Michael Davidson, 53, of WIndham, Maine, is the captain of the container ship El Faro, which is believed to have sunk during Hurricane Joaquin.

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Devon Staples was killed when he put a fireworks mortar to his head and lit it off during a July Fourth party in Calais, Maine. See photos of Devon here.

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Devon Staples, 22, was killed in Calais, Maine, after putting a fireworks mortar on his head and setting it off during a Fourth of July party, police said.

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Eighteen-year-old Logan Valle was arrested after allegedly breaking into two houses in Maine while naked. His parents’ home was set on fire.

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Cassidy Charette was killed after an accident in Maine during a harvest hayride. The tragedy happened on Saturday. October 15. Charette was taking the ride with her boyfriend, Connor Garland, who was also injured in the incident.

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Heartbreaking pictures of the Smith family in happier times. Their children were ages 12, 7 and 4.

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Joel Smith was found dead along with his wife, Heather, and the couple’s three children, in a suspected murder/suicide in Saco, Maine, on July 27.

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Former President George H.W. Bush will be skydiving for the eighth time this afternoon in honor of his 90th birthday. The jump is in Maine and will start at 3 p.m. Eastern time.

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Zedric Joseph is a running back with the University of Maine. He’s being held by cops in Palm Beach, Florida, in connection with a fatal stabbing.

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John Durkin, a Bates College student from Rye, New Hampshire, who is studying in Rome, has been missing since February 19.

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Minutes after being rescued, a pregnant driver made a wrong turn and drove into a boat landing.

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Bangor, Maine, rerouted its Independence Day parade after 70 shots were fired. Then a man was killed in a separate incident on the parade route.

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Mark W. Strong will be doing some hard time…for 20 days.

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The tragic accident occurred on Wednesday.

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The new name for Maine’s scratch-off tickets is rubbing retailers the wrong way.

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