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1 hr ago | KIII
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.
5 hrs ago | MLive.com
If Tuesday was about the kids, Wednesday, July 30 is about the most senior members at the Coast Guard Festival.
7 hrs ago | WLOS
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.
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.
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.
William Royal of the FWBPD. His body is being brought by boat to a dock near the park, Royal said.
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.
A crew member of a 70-foot fishing boat was rescued early Tuesday morning by the U.S. Coast Guard.
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.
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.
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.
Whale watchers are taking the long way back to Boston after their boat was snagged by a lobster trap rope.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 12:09 pm
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