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4 hrs ago | The Inquirer & Mirror
It took island firefighters, police, the harbormaster and U.S. Coast Guard nearly an hour Saturday to extinguish a boat fire whose flames could be seen from one side of Nantucket Harbor to the other, and whose smoke was visible from miles away.
8 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com
The New Orleans Advocate reports the funding brings the total number of the boats under contract with Lockport-based Bollinger to 30, and the contract's total value so far to more than $1.3 billion.
A week after a Tradewinds Casino boat ran aground on its maiden Savannah cruise, stranding nearly 100 passengers for 18 hours on a sandbar off Tybee Island, the company has issued an apology, insisting no laws were broken and exonerating the boat's captain from any wrongdoing.
A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has finished saw cutting of decking on the three main spans of the Old Ledbetter Bridge.
Annie Hayat said the plane flown by 17-year-old Haris Suleman went down shortly after leaving Pago Pago in American Samoa Tuesday night.
The U.S. Coast Guard led a water evacuation of more than 500,000 people from Manhattan following the Sept.
A railroad bridge is undamaged and Mississippi River traffic is moving again at Louisiana, Missouri, after barges broke free from their tow and became stuck under the bridge.
HONOLULU >> A four-man boat, representing four different nations, is expected to become the first team to finish the Great Pacific Race a little after 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Maintain constant supervision. • Pay especially close attention to children and seniors when at the beach.
Crews rescued four people trapped near the Los Angeles Harbor lighthouse in San Pedro following a boat crash, authorities said.
Rescue crews are searching for a scuba diver near Children's Island in Marblehead who was described by the US Coast Guard as being "overdue" Tuesday morning, according to reports.
A man and a woman, both 35, reported around 7:12 a.m. Monday that they were all right but had grown tired while sailing their 38-foot boat, the Sea Heather, in bad weather on the Atlantic Ocean, Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony Soto said in a statement.
The Coast Guard Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to the education and welfare of Coast Guard members and their families, announced today that its Sault Ste.
The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Eagle is scheduled to arrive at Massachusetts Maritime Academy at 2:40 p.m. Thursday as part of its 2014 cadet summer training deployment.
The Vermont Air National Guard is assisting efforts to recover a plane that carried three service members when it went down during World War II.
U.S. Coast Guard and Navy crews Monday came to the rescue of a 37-year-old man who suffered an apparent seizure aboard a fishing boat about 25 miles off the coast of San Diego.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 09:28 am
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