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1 hr ago | KIII

U.S. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi Rescues Flooding Shrimping Vessel

Thanks to action taken by the U.S. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi, a commercial fishing vessel from Brownsville safely made its way back to port Tuesday after taking on water in Baffin Bay.

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5 hrs ago | MLive.com

Things to know about Coast Guard Festival July 30: Senior Day, retirees dinner

If Tuesday was about the kids, Wednesday, July 30 is about the most senior members at the Coast Guard Festival.

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Related Topix: US Military, US News, US Coast Guard, Grand Haven, MI, Muskegon, MI, Entertainment

7 hrs ago | WLOS

Coast Guard says drownings are up in 5th District

The U.S. Coast Guard 5th District is emphasizing safety on the water following 40 drownings that occurred from northern New Jersey to southern North Carolina this summer.

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12 hrs ago | Marine News

US Coast Guard Travelling Inspectors' Centenary

July 2014 marked the 100th anniversary of the traveling inspection staff, originally created under the Steamboat Inspection Service.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Toronto Star

Newmarket family stranded on Boston whale-watching boat

A whale-watching tour that was supposed to last just a few hours turned into a smelly, exhausting night at sea near Boston for a vacationing Newmarket family.

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Chicago Tribune

Highland Park boy reunites with crew that rescued him

Lt. Dan Schrader, from left, of Evansville, Ind., Tommy Alter, 9, of Highland Park, Aviation Maintenance Technician Kris Filion, of Camas, Wash., and Aviation Survival Technician Derek Johnson are reunited at Chicago Executive Airport.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Diver recovers body of missing 4-year-old

William Royal of the FWBPD. His body is being brought by boat to a dock near the park, Royal said.

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Chicago Tribune

Body found on Whiting beach may be missing boater

A body that washed up on a beach in Whiting, Ind. could be a man who disappeared when a boat sank in Lake Michigan in May, claiming the lives of a Chicago attorney and an Arlington Heights woman, authorities said.

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WITN

Man Rescued From Fishing Boat In Pamlico Sound

A crew member of a 70-foot fishing boat was rescued early Tuesday morning by the U.S. Coast Guard.

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NBC Chicago

Rescued Boy to Meet Coast Guard Crew

Image taken Monday afternoon from The Channel 4 News helicopter of a U.S. Coast Guard rescue helicopter headed out to the channel off Long Beach to search for two planes that were involved in a mid-air collision.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Grounded freighter freed from Lake St. Clair

The freighter Federal Rideau floats on the Detroit River in Detroit on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, after the 656-foot freighter that went aground in Lake St. Clair over the weekend was refloated Tuesday morning, said Coast Guard Lt.

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CBS Local

Divers Free Tangled Boston Whale Watch Boat After Night Stuck At Sea

Divers have freed a Boston Harbor whale watch boat that spent the night 16 miles off the coast of Nahant after getting stuck on ropes attached to a buoy.

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Reuters

U.S. judge signs order to seize Kurdish oil from tanker off Texas

Acting on a request from the central government in Iraq, a U.S. judge has signed an order telling the U.S. Marshals Service to seize a cargo of oil from Iraqi Kurdistan aboard a tanker off the Texas coast, court filings showed on Tuesday.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Whale watching boat snagged by lobster trap rope

Whale watchers are taking the long way back to Boston after their boat was snagged by a lobster trap rope.

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SFGate

Rare storm at California beach hard to see coming

Doves fly away over a memorial paddle-out for Joe Larson, the original owner of Hinano, as the US Coast Guard holds training exercises at Venice Beach in Los Angeles Monday, July 28, 2014.

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The Gazette

Rare storm at California beach hard to see coming

When it does, the consequences can be chaotic and deadly, as they were Sunday when a huge lightning bolt descended on Los Angeles' bohemian Venice Beach, killing 21-year-old Nick Fagnano and injuring 12 others.

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Boca News Now

Coast Guard Rescue Near Boca

On Sunday, July 27, 2014, at approximately 4:08 pm , deputies, assigned to the Marine Unit, were requested to assist the U.S. Coast Guard with a capsized boat a few miles off shore, between Boca Raton and Delray Beach.

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MLive.com

Things to know about Coast Guard Festival July 28: Ships arrive, tours begin

More than 300,000 people are expected to attend the 10-day festival that lasts through Sunday, Aug. 3, and will feature fireworks, a downtown carnival, live entertainment and, of course, tributes to the Coast Guard.

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The Indianapolis Star

Memorial at sea held for Plainfield pilots

Nearly a hundred people gathered on a ferry Sunday off the coast of American Samoa during a memorial service honoring the Indiana teenager who died and his father who is missing after their plane crashed during an attempt to circumnavigate the world.

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Marine News

Tanker with Iraqi Kurdish Oil Anchors off Texas Port

A tanker carrying crude oil from Iraqi Kurdistan was anchored near the Port of Galveston, Texas, and must undergo a routine safety inspection by the U.S. Coast Guard on Sunday before it can unload its cargo, an official said.

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