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46 min ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery
A pilot lost consciousness and the plane drifted into restricted airspace over the nation's capital, scrambling fighter jets that stayed with the small aircraft until it ran out of fuel and crashed Saturday into the Atlantic Ocean, the Coast Guard said.
4 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald
One person was killed and two others seriously injured when all three fell off an seaside cliff in Daly City early Saturday morning.
7 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise
Three passengers on a 52-foot yacht escaped to safety after their vessel caught fire under the Kemah bridge on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.
11 hrs ago | FireHouse.com
The fire was reported about 1:45 p.m. on Friday by a good Samaritan in a passing vessel, said Petty Officer Andy Kendrick of the U.S. Coast Guard.
15 hrs ago | WMTX-FM Tampa
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - The Coast Guard rescued two missing boaters who were stranded 10 miles northwest of Anclote Key, Florida, Saturday.
Large hail, a hard freeze, and a shipwreck top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history .
Since 1513 when Ponce de Leon sailed south along the coast of Florida on a route that would become the most important shipping lane in the New World, mariners have had to navigate a treacherous menace: the barrier coral reef.
Royal Dutch Shell has submitted a new plan for drilling in the Arctic offshore Alaska, more than one year after halting its program following several embarrassing mishaps.
The chief of Iran's Revolutionary Guard navy confirmed in remarks published Friday that a U.S. Coast Guard vessel fired on an Iranian fishing boat in the Persian Gulf this week but insisted the incident was not a 'clash.'
Officials recovered the body of a 44-year-old Sarnia woman from the St. Clair River after a witness reported seeing someone jump from the Blue Water Bridge Thursday night.
Malaysia Airlines will cut 6,000 workers as part of an overhaul announced Friday to revive its damaged brand after being hit by double passenger jet disasters.
In a report Thursday, the United States Coast Guard said it responded to 60 false flare calls in four months.
A tanker near Texas loaded with $100 million of disputed Iraqi Kurdish crude has disappeared from satellite tracking, the latest development in a high stakes game of cat-and-mouse between Baghdad and the Kurds.
Friday marks nine years since Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans. On Thursday, the U.S. Coast Guard was set up right here in East Texas to prepare for hurricane season.
Repair work begins after storm surges subsides The Port of Long Beach resumed full cargo-handling operations Thursday, Aug. 28, after a lessening of storm surges from Hurricane Marie that had battered south-facing piers and interrupted the loading and unloading of four vessels a day earlier.
A U.S. Coast Guard vessel fired in self-defence on an Iranian boat in the Persian Gulf, the Navy said Wednesday, an encounter that could exacerbate tensions between the two countries as they work to hammer out a lasting deal over Iran's nuclear program.
Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 07:56 pm
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