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22 min ago | The Fresno Bee
Lizbet Martínez, the violinist who arrived at the age of 12 during the 1994 exodus out of Cuba.
4 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk
Members from the U.S. Coast Guard and National Park Service rescued a loggerhead sea turtle Sunday in Oregon Inlet.
7 hrs ago | Reuters
A tanker carrying disputed Iraqi Kurdish crude oil reappeared on satellite tracking on Monday near Texas, days after having gone silent with a $100 million cargo, but the latest vessel data showed it had not offloaded at sea.
11 hrs ago | Local10.com
Divers have recovered a body after the apparent crash of a single-seater plane Sunday afternoon less near St. Petersburg's Albert Whitted Airport, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
Coast Guard crews pumped water from a sinking boat and rescued five people off the coast of Point Loma, agency officials said Sunday.
South End District Fire Chief Michael Dandurand said Sunday morning that a Saturday evening search party that included the New Bedford fire and police departments, state police and the U.S. Coast Guard "found nothing" after looking for someone in the water.
Coast Guard crews repatriated 86 migrants to Cuba and Haiti after multiple groups attempted to get to shore over the span of a week.
A pilot lost consciousness and the plane drifted into restricted airspace over the nation's capital, scrambling fighter jets that stayed with the small aircraft until it ran out of fuel and crashed Saturday into the Atlantic Ocean, the Coast Guard said.
One person was killed and two others seriously injured when all three fell off an seaside cliff in Daly City early Saturday morning.
Three passengers on a 52-foot yacht escaped to safety after their vessel caught fire under the Kemah bridge on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.
The fire was reported about 1:45 p.m. on Friday by a good Samaritan in a passing vessel, said Petty Officer Andy Kendrick of the U.S. Coast Guard.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - The Coast Guard rescued two missing boaters who were stranded 10 miles northwest of Anclote Key, Florida, Saturday.
Large hail, a hard freeze, and a shipwreck top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history .
Since 1513 when Ponce de Leon sailed south along the coast of Florida on a route that would become the most important shipping lane in the New World, mariners have had to navigate a treacherous menace: the barrier coral reef.
Royal Dutch Shell has submitted a new plan for drilling in the Arctic offshore Alaska, more than one year after halting its program following several embarrassing mishaps.
The chief of Iran's Revolutionary Guard navy confirmed in remarks published Friday that a U.S. Coast Guard vessel fired on an Iranian fishing boat in the Persian Gulf this week but insisted the incident was not a 'clash.'
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 02:49 pm
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