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9 hrs ago | Post and Courier

U.S. Coast Guard investigating reports of pollution at 3 Charleston-area marinas

The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating reports of pollution at 3 Charleston area marinas on Saturday, April 19. Photo provided by the Coast Guard.

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12 hrs ago | KHGI

Delay in ferry evacuation puzzles maritime experts

It is a decision that has maritime experts stumped and is at odds with standard procedure: Why were the passengers of the doomed South Korean ferry told to stay in their rooms rather than climb on deck? Evacuations can be chaotic and dangerous, and an important principle in maritime circles is that even a damaged ship may be the best lifeboat.

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12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Delay in ferry evacuation puzzles maritime experts

In this April 16, 2014 file photo, South Korean coast guard officers try to rescue passengers from the Sewol ferry as it sinks in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, south of Seoul, South Korea.

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12 hrs ago | ABC News

Delay in Ferry Evacuation Puzzles Maritime Experts

It is a decision that has maritime experts stumped and is at odds with standard procedure: Why were the passengers of the doomed South Korean ferry told to stay in their rooms rather than climb on deck? Evacuations can be chaotic and dangerous, and an important principle in maritime circles is that even a damaged ship may be the best lifeboat.

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, US Military, US News, US Coast Guard, South Korea, World News,

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Daily Mail

Four years after Gulf of Mexico oil disaster ... BP says active clean-up work ends

Four years to the day after BP's disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, the firm has said active clean-up work has ended, even though there is still oil on more than a thousand miles of coastline.

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Vineyard Gazette Online

Ceremony Highlights Role of Coast Guard Auxiliary as Mission Critical

Even the United States Coast Guard needs help sometimes, and for the past 75 years that support has come in the form of the all-volunteer Coast Guard Auxiliary.

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Pacific Daily News

Going to the beach today? Check out the EPA beach pollution report

Guam EPA's Environmental Monitoring and Analytical Services Division conducts weekly sampling and monitoring of Guam's recreational beaches.

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KeysNews.com

Jetskiers land a year in prison

Two men convicted in January of fleeing from a Coast Guard cutter 30 miles south of Key West will each spend at least a year in federal prison, according to court documents.

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ClickOnDetroit

Search for missing Lake St. Clair boater suspended

A renewed search Friday on Lake St. Clair for a boater who disappeared last Sunday was suspended as darkness fell.

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Samoa News

Service for fisherman held as USCG...

A memorial service was held last night for the Filipino fisherman killed on aboard a locally based fishing vessel last month while the U.S. Coast Guard investigation into the accident is being finalized.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

NJ.com

Coast Guard searching Delaware River near Philadelphia for man ejected from watercraft

Personnel with the United States Coast Guard are currently searching the Delaware River for a man who was reportedly ejected from his personal watercraft Friday afternoon.

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JD Journal

Ice on Great Lakes Could Leave Lasting Problems

It has been more than a month since the ice covering the Great Lakes reached near-record highs, but the amount remaining could have major impacts on the environment in the months and years ahead, according to The Huffington Post.

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Front www.keysnet.com

Snake Creek bridge not opening more often

A busy tourist season is to blame for increased traffic and congestion at both approaches to Snake Creek.

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WCAV

Coast Guard Cutter Heading Home to Virginia Waters

A Coast Guard cutter is heading back to Virginia waters after intercepting more than $100 million in cocaine in the Caribbean.

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Pacific Daily News

Missing hikers found: Searchers find mother, daughter

Lost hikers found after 18-hour search: A 44-year-old woman and her daughter, 11, were rescued by a Navy helicopter after an overnight search.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

WTVG-TV Toledo

Coast Guard warns weekend boaters

The Coast Guard is warning boaters that despite the warmer weather, Lake Erie is still very cold.

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SFGate

Boater convicted of manslaughter in S.F. Bay drowning

The operator of a cabin cruiser that rammed and killed a man on a smaller fishing boat in a San Francisco Bay accident near Brisbane was convicted Thursday of two misdemeanors.

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The York Daily Record

2 boaters found dead in Lake Erie ID'd; 2 missing

Ohio authorities have identified a teenage girl and a woman whose bodies were recovered in western Lake Erie near where their partially submerged boat was found.

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WTLV

Boat fire put out by U.S. Coast Guard, no one injured

Boat fire put out by U.S. Coast Guard, no one injured on firstcoastnews.com: http://www.firstcoastnews.com/story/news/local/beaches/2014/04/17/coast-guard-responds-boat-fire/7818179/ A Coast Guard boatcrew from Station Mayport, Fla., assisted two men and a dog after the men reported their 33-foot sport fisher Day Tripper may have caught fire, ... (more)

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WTLV

t fire put out by U.S. Coast Guard, no one injured

The fire disabled the boat which, was carrying two men and a dog, according to a release from the United States Coast Guard.

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