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  1. UPDATE 2-Ruptured pipeline spills 21,000 gallons of oil on California coastRead the original story

    Tuesday | Reuters

    A pipeline ruptured along the scenic California coastline on Tuesday, spilling some 21,000 gallons of oil into the ocean and on beaches before it could be secured, a U.S. Coast Guard spokeswoman said. The pipeline, which runs parallel to Highway 101 near Santa Barbara, left a slick extending about four miles along Refugio State Beach, extending about 50 yards into the water, Petty Officer Andrea Anderson of the Coast Guard said.

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  2. Cruise Ship Grounded Off BermudaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NBC Los Angeles

    A passenger on the Norwegian Dawn cruise ship that ran aground, as well as a representative of the Department of Marine and Ports in Bermuda, spoke to necn about the trouble facing the Boston-bound ship. The ship went aground just after 5 p.m. Tuesday as it was leaving Bermuda, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

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  3. Oil pipeline spills about 21K gallons off CA coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    An estimated 21,000 gallons of oil dumped into the ocean from a broken pipeline just off the central California coast before it was shut off on Tuesday, creating a spill stretching about 4 miles along the beach, the U.S. Coast Guard said. Santa Barbara County health officials have shut down Refugio State Beach, the central site of the spill, though many had abandoned the site already because of the foul smell.

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  4. Oil pipeline spills about 21K gallons off California coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | KRNV-TV Reno

    An oil spill in California on Tuesday created a slick in the ocean that stretched for miles near a popular beach. Santa Barbara County Fire Department spokesman Capt.

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  5. Near-Record Haul: 820-Pound Mako Shark Caught off Cape May CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Patch.com

    The crew of the Missfit had to contact the U.S. Coast Guard to let their families know they were OK, but they would be later than expected Saturday night. The five-man crew of the 31-foot Cape May County-based boat was busy reeling in the second biggest shark ever caught in the state inside the Canyons off the coast of Cape May following a day of yellowfin tuna fishing on Saturday, the Asbury Park Press reports.

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  6. 10-Year-Old Girl Drowns On Norwegian Cruise Line ShipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | CBS Local

    A 10-year-old girl drowned in a swimming pool aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship off the Carolinas and the ship immediately sailed to a nearby port in Florida, the U.S. Coast Guard said Monday. Petty Officer 2nd Class Nate Littlejohn told The Associated Press that the girl drowned Sunday afternoon aboard the Norwegian Gem while it was in Atlantic waters some 75 miles east of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

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  7. Prevent drowning by following these water safety rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Newsday

    A. Drowning is one of the leading causes of death in the United States, and most children younger than 4 drown in backyard swimming pools, according to the Arizona-based U.S. Swim School Association. In addition to supervising children, teaching them to swim starting as young as 6 months... A. Drowning is one of the leading causes of death in the United States, and most children younger than 4 drown in backyard swimming pools, according to the Arizona-based U.S. Swim School Association.

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  8. Cruise ship enters Port after girl, 10, drownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A 10-year-old girl drowned in a swimming pool aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship off the Carolinas and the ship immediately sailed Cruise ship enters Port after girl, 10, drowns A 10-year-old girl drowned in a swimming pool aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship off the Carolinas and the ship immediately sailed Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1HelKdV A 10-year-old girl drowned in a swimming pool aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship off the Carolinas and the ship immediately sailed to Port Canaveral, the U.S. Coast Guard said Monday.

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  9. Water hazard: Tips to stay safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    While many parents worry about their children's safety around swimming pools, drowning incidents occur in all bodies of water, so safety precautions need to be taken around all water environments. According to the Center for Disease Control, about half of all drowning incidents occur in natural water settings such as lakes, rivers, canals or oceans.

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  10. An oil slick from a broken pipeline is seen near Santa Barbara on Tuesday.Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Washington Times

    An estimated 21,000 gallons of crude oil dumped into the ocean from a broken pipeline just off the central California coast before it was shut off on Tuesday, creating a spill stretching about 4 miles along the beach, the U.S. Coast Guard said. Santa Barbara County health officials have shut down Refugio State Beach, the central site of the spill, though many had abandoned the site already because of the foul smell.

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  11. 4-mile oil slick lines California coast after pipeline spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    A broken onshore pipeline spewed oil down a storm drain and into the Pacific Ocean for several hours before it was shut off, creating a slick some 4 miles long across a scenic stretch of central California coastline, officials said. Initial estimates put the spill at about 21,000 gallons Tuesday, but that figure would likely change after a Wednesday morning flyover gave a better sense of the spill's scope, U.S. Coast Guard spokeswoman Jennifer Williams said.

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  12. Norwegian Dawn Cruise Ship Runs Aground in BermudaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    The ship - with 2,675 passengers and 1,062 crew members - was departing King's Wharf, Bermuda, when it lost power, officials said. "The ship's propulsion was affected and, at which time, the vessel made contact with the channel bed.

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  13. US Coast Guard estimates 21,000 gallons of oil spilled into ocean from California ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Nanaimo Daily News

    This photo provided by the Santa Barbara County Fire Department shows an oil slick from a broken pipeline off the central California coast near Santa Barbara on Tuesday, May 19, 2015. Capt.

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  14. Broken pipeline leaks 21,000 gallons of oil along California coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    A pipeline leaked about 21,000 gallons of crude oil near a beach in California, authorities said, creating a dark sheen that stretched for miles.

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  15. FBI, Police Seeking Missing Flight Instructor Suspected Of Stealing Plane From Palo Alto AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Patch.com

    A number of federal agencies are helping Palo Alto police look for a flight instructor who disappeared while flying over the Pacific coast in a stolen plane on May 8. According to police, 24-year-old Palo Alto resident William James McAdams went missing after he took a 2011 G1000 Skyhawk 1TG plane from Palo Alto Municipal Airport around 1 a.m. Police said the airport reported the missing plane at 9 a.m. That same day, federal aviation officials were able to track the plane somewhere off the coast of Watsonville, heading south. The FBI, the U.S. Air Force, the U.S. Coast Guard and the Mexican Coast Guard are all assisting in the investigation.

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  16. Migrants detained off Virgin Islands back in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    After weeks at sea aboard the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Vigilant, 38 migrants were back where they had started Sunday - Cuba. The 38 migrants were among nearly 100 detained by the Coast Guard in late April and who would ordinarily have been quickly repatriated under an agreement between the U.S. and Cuba intended to discourage risky sea journeys by people seeking to reach the United States.

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  17. Storm exposes 1919 shipwreck in Surf CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Sun Journal

    The Sumner ran aground off Topsail Inlet in 1919, according to N.C. Underwater Archaeology Unit shipwreck files. It is periodically visible around the 700 block of North Topsail Drive in Surf City.

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  18. Los Angeles becomes latest US city to favor $15 minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    The measure approv... . Supporters applaud during the minimum wage increase vote as the Los Angeles City Council votes to raise the minimum wage in the city to $15 an hour by 2020, making it the largest city in the nation to do so, in Los Angele... An estimated 21,000 gallons of crude oil dumped into the ocean from a broken pipeline just off the central California coast before it was shut off on Tuesday, creating a spill stretching about 4 miles along the... A broken pipeline spilled 21,000 gallons of crude oil into the ocean before it was shut off Tuesday, creating a slick stretching about 4 miles along the central California coastline, the U.S. Coast Guard said.

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  19. About 21,000 gallons of oil spilled into ocean from California pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Globe and Mail

    Spilled oil covers the beach at Refugio State Beach as the Channel Islands are seen in the distance on May 19, 2015 north of Goleta, California. Spilled oil covers the beach at Refugio State Beach as the Channel Islands are seen in the distance on May 19, 2015 north of Goleta, California.

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  20. Personal Tech for Safer Summer BoatingRead the original story

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... miles. While AIS equipment isn't currently required on most boats, that will change next March 1 when new US Coast Guard regulations will require boats 65 feet and longer and most commercial vessels to have an AIS system. When help arrives, the GPS ...

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