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54 min ago | Anchorage Daily News
A man in a deflating raft was rescued Tuesday night from Cook Inlet between Fire Island and Kincaid Park, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
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A NAVY support ship arrives back in Portland tomorrow after more than a year at sea which saw it catch drug runners in the Caribbean.
8 hrs ago | Marine News
Resolve Maritime Academy informs it is to host the Damage Control Olympics as an annual event for officers and damage control crew of US Navy and US Coast Guard vessels visiting Port Everglades during Fleet Week 2014 on April 29 at 9:00am - 4:00pm in Port Everglades.
As crews recovered more bodies, the death toll rose steadily Tuesday morning to more than 100 - a grim milestone for divers, for whom the search has been incredibly difficult.
A new commander took over U.S. Coast Guard operations for the Pacific on Tuesday beneath a cloudless sky amid speeches, music and a gun salute.
An Ohio man who was 19 when he made a false distress call that triggered a massive, 21-hour search on Lake Erie must pay $489,000 in restitution to the U.S. and Canadian agencies involved in the needless rescue effort, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.
MOBILE, Alabama - Teresa Taylor, the widow of Lt. Cmdr. Dale Taylor, will sign copies of her book this Saturday, April 26, at LifeWay Christian Bookstore.
Emotional words were exchanged and there was great deal of thanks for the three men who rescued an East County family from the ocean.
The U.S. Coast Guard says it has wrapped up more than four months of icebreaking to open shipping lanes on the lower Great Lakes.
Edenton Police Chief Jay Fortenbery said Chowan Central Communications received a 911 call around 10:30 a.m. about a possible drowning in the bay, near the intersection of S. Granville and W. Water Street.
As a result of boaters and marina operators protesting last week about proposed changes to the Stillwater Lift Bridge's weekday schedule, the Stillwater City Council is planning to rescind the city's request to cut back the number of lifts a day.
Thick ice on Lake Superior has created a logjam of freighters backed up along the shipping channel, including boats carrying iron ore bound for Essar Steel Algoma.
Brent oil declined a second day on speculation that price gains last week on tension between Ukraine and Russia were excessive.
MARIE, MI In accordance with 33 CFR 165.901, the Captain of the Port Sault Ste. Marie will open the waters between St. Ignace and Mackinac Island, effective 0800 EST on April 24, 2014.
Fire departments from several towns responded and provided mutual aid coverage Sunday morning for a large mulch fire at a commercial property on Service Road.
Law enforcement agencies resumed their search Sunday for two boaters still missing since Wednesday on Lake Erie, but an Ohio Department of Natural Resources spokesman said that had been no new discoveries in the case.