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  1. US Coast Guard seeks drifting Canadian bargeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Northern Life

    A U.S. Coast Guard plane is searching for a Canadian barge that's been drifting in heavy seas for days off of the coast of Alaska. "It's airborne right now en route to the Alaskan Arctic slope to try and relocate the drifting Canadian barge," U.S. Coast Guard Cdr.

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  2. Historic Lightship Portsmouth losing curator, gets new appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    The Lightship Portsmouth, previously known as Lightship No. 101, was built in 1915.

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  3. Coast Guard searches for unmanned barge drifting in Beaufort SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Anchorage Daily News

    The U.S. Coast Guard was searching Friday for an unmanned barge drifting in the Beaufort Sea north of Alaska's Arctic Slope with roughly 950 gallons of diesel fuel on board. The 134-foot barge had been drifting in Arctic seas since Tuesday, when it broke from tow cables attaching it to a Canadian tugboat during a severe storm.

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  4. US Coast Guard searching for Canadian barge adrift in Arctic watersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A U.S. Coast Guard plane is searching for a Canadian barge that has been drifting in heavy seas for days off the coast of Alaska. "It's airborne right now en route to the Alaskan Arctic slope to try and relocate the drifting Canadian barge," U.S. Coast Guard Cdr.

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  5. NTCL barge adrift in Beaufort SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy breaks ice ahead of the Canadian Coast Guard Ship Louis S. St-Laurent in the Arctic Ocean. Both agencies are monitoring a barge that's adrift in the Beaufort Sea.

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  6. Kemp's Ridley turtles released near Ship IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A team from the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies partnered with the U.S. Coast Guard to set the animals free near Ship Island. The Coast Guard has assisted with several such releases this year.

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  7. Norwegian company looks to Alaska for Arctic shipping stopover portRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2013 | Anchorage Daily News

    A Norwegian shipping company is considering using a yet-to-be-determined Western Alaska port as a hub for growing commerce in the Arctic Ocean, Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell said Tuesday.

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  8. US Coast Guard searching for Canadian barge adrift in ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    Cmdr. Shawn Decker says the barge was last seen on Wednesday and is thought to be within 15 kilometres of the shore. The barge, owned by Northern Transportation Corp. Ltd., broke free from its tugboat under unexpectedly high winds and heavy seas on Tuesday.

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  9. Riverhead Fire Department To Hold Graduation For Local FirefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... course has been in place for the last three years. It teaches fire departments with boats how to assist the US Coast Guard by being taught Search Patterns, Basic Search and Rescue Procedures, Basic Radio Communications, Risk Assessment, Personnel ...

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  10. 43 Cuban migrants returned home by US Coast GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The Coast Guard has returned more than 40 Cuban migrants caught at sea to their homeland. Officials say 43 migrants were picked up by one Coast Guard cutter in the Florida Straits in three separate incidents over the weekend.

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  11. NTCL barge loaded with diesel adrift in Beaufort SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy breaks ice ahead of the Canadian Coast Guard Ship Louis S. St-Laurent in the Arctic Ocean. Both agencies are monitoring a barge that's adrift in the Beaufort Sea.

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  12. Ecoships Claims 15% Ship Efficiency GainRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Marine News

    Ecoships introduced a customized version of the Six Sigma DMAIC approach to process and performance evaluation in order to optimize the energy-efficiency of the vessels under its management. The technique has already resulted in Ecoships' managed ships benefiting from up to 15% greater fuel efficiency, resulting in substantial reductions in CO2, NOx and SOx emissions.

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  13. Admirals players get familiar with open water with Coast Guard's help: SlideshowRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Milwaukee Admirals player Triston Grant calls out the victim's location in the water during a training drill this week with the U.S. Coast Guard on Lake Michigan. In a rare opportunity, the Coast Guard opened their boat to some special visitors this week.

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  14. De Beers Orders Specialized Ship from KlevenRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Marine News

    Kleven signed a contract with diamond company De Beers Marine Namibia, part of De Beers Group, on the building of a highly specialized vessel for deep water mineral exploration. The first of its kind vessel will be of MT 6022 design from Marin Teknikk.

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  15. 5 Things to Know in Florida for Oct. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Sentencing is set for a man convicted in South Florida of supporting terrorists in a case where an undercover FBI agent used Internet chats to pose as a financing middleman. A Miami federal judge is scheduled to sentence 31-year-old Gufran Mohammed on Friday.

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  16. USCG Monitoring Barge adrift in Beaufort SeaRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Marine News

    U.S. Coast Guard personnel and Canadian federal agencies, including the Canadian coast guard, Transport Canada and Environment Canada, are monitoring a 134-foot barge drifting in the Beaufort Sea after it broke free from its tow in Canadian waters during a severe storm Monday. U.S. Coast Guard authorities were notified on Tuesday that the barge was drifting westward in the Beaufort Sea toward U.S. waters, based on computer drift models.

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  17. Navy Harvests Decommissioned Frigates' Weapon Systems for Coast Guard UseRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Engineers at Naval Ship Systems Engineering Station , Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division are harvesting weapon system components from decommissioned U.S. Navy frigates for re-use on Coast Guard cutters. The harvesting of components from four decommissioned frigates will result in more than $24 million in cost avoidance, with more expected from a fifth ship.

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  18. Homeland Security Secretary Johnson Recognizes Department Employees for Exceptional ServiceRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson today honored 312 Department of Homeland Security employees from across the country for extraordinary service and outstanding contributions to the Department and the Nation. Secretary Johnson resumed these awards, which have not been issued since 2008, to appropriately recognize the extraordinary achievements and selfless service of DHS personnel who preserve our freedoms and protect America with integrity, vigilance, and respect.

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  19. US Coast Guard repatriates 43 Cuban migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    A small boatcrew from the Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton interdicts three Cuban migrants aboard a rustic vessel south of Key West, Florida, October 18, 2014. US Coast Guard photo MIAMI, USA -- The crew of the US Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr. repatriated 43 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabaas, Cuba, on Wednesday.

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  20. Secretary Johnson Recognizes Department Employees for Exceptional ServiceRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson today honored 312 Department of Homeland Security employees from across the country for extraordinary service and outstanding contributions to the Department and the Nation. Secretary Johnson resumed these awards, which have not been issued since 2008, to appropriately recognize the extraordinary achievements and selfless service of DHS personnel who preserve our freedoms and protect America with integrity, vigilance, and respect.

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