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1 hr ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

US Coast Guard unloads $19M in cocaine bust

Mayor Tony Yarber has officially named Lee Vance as Jackson's new Chief of Police.

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5 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

$19M in cocaine offloaded in St. Pete

The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Hawk offloade approximately 576 kilograms of cocaine worth an estimated wholesale value of nearly $19 million, Friday at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg.

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9 hrs ago | TheDay.Com

New London-Groton water taxi to run on trial basis next month

The city's Port Authority on Thursday conditionally approved use of City Pier as a stop for a water taxi expected to run during two weekends in September as part of a pilot program funded by the state.

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Related Topix: Groton, CT, New London, CT, US Coast Guard, US Military, US News, US Navy

13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

U.S Coast Guard rescues two men and their dogs from fishing vessel in the Bahamas

'We didn't realize how brutal they were': James Foley's parents on how they believed the worst would never happen even after email from ISIS that warned they would 'quench our thirst for your blood' The hunt for 'Jihadi John': London doctor accused of kidnapping journalists in Syria is probed as search for James Foley's executioner intensifies ISIS ... (more)

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17 hrs ago | Marine News

Ballast Water Management: California Update

The California State Lands Commission has promulgated a letter to clarify its interpretation of existing ballast water requirements under the California's Marine Invasive Species Act informs the UK P&I Club.

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21 hrs ago | Marine News

400 Migrants Rescued by USCG & RBDF

Coast Guard crews and Royal Bahamian Defence Force rescued more than 400 Haitians illegally migrating in three separate at sea interdictions in the span of 11 days.

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21 hrs ago | Marine News

Massive Haitian Refugee Rescues off Bahamas

Coast Guard crews and Royal Bahamian Defence Force rescued more than 400 Haitians illegally migrating in three separate at sea interdictions in the span of 11 days, informs the US Coast Guard.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Marine News

Injured Crewman Medevaced from S.Korean Icebreaker

A man suffering from a head injury walks toward an ambulance after being medevaced from a South Korean icebreaker by a Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew to Barrow, Alaska, Aug. 20, 2014.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Government puts historic Maine lighthouse up for auction

Ever wanted to own your own Maine lighthouse? The government has put a lighthouse 10 miles east of Portland in Casco Bay up for auction.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

'Thin, disoriented' bay whale found dead

The sickly whale that was spotted swimming erratically in the rivers and creeks of the Chesapeake Bay for the past week was found dead Thursday afternoon along the shore of St. Julien's Creek in Chesapeake.

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WPTV Local News

Body found off park in Fort Pierce Inlet

The body of an clothed male is being taken from the water by the U.S. Coast Guard and the name is being withheld pending notification of relatives, said Fort Pierce Police spokeswoman Sgt.

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Manufacturing.net

Chemical Fire Disables Tanker

An engine-room fire has disabled a private commercial chemical tanker 700 miles off the Oregon coast, and one crew member has died, the U.S. Coast Guard said Friday.

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SeacoastOnline

Coast Guard changes to Goat Island foghorn anger boaters, residents

Mariners, town officials and residents expressed their concern this week that the Goat Island Light foghorn no longer sounds automatically on foggy days, since the Coast Guard switched the operating system Aug. 12. Mariners needing foghorn assistance must now request it electronically via radio when coming in to port.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Chron

Stranded man rescued by Coast Guard

Sightings of an unmanned boat looping around near the Houston Ship Channel and a man waving his arms on Atkinson Island about 3 miles away led on Wednesday morning to the rescue of a 62-year-old mariner.

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MLive.com

Lake Huron diving accident claims life of Midland dive shop co-owner

A Midland man was killed in a diving accident in Lake Huron in northern Michigan, the Michigan State Police reports.

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MLive.com

Dive team expands search for body of missing Fenton teen in St. Clair River

I have four children of my own. I just can't imagine what they're going through.

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Marine News

Doosan Delivers a 'World's First' to NASSCO

Doosan Engine has confirmed delivery of the world's first dual-fuel, low-speed ME-GI engine to the American National Steel and Shipbuilding Company shipyard in San Diego, USA.

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Cincinnati.com

Drinking water safe after 5K gallon fuel spill

Drinking water safe after 5K gallon fuel spill Crews are being dispatched to reports of an oil spill on the Ohio River, a Hamilton County dispatcher said.

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Anchorage Daily News

Papp draws on long Coast Guard experience to guide Arctic policies

For former U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Robert Papp , newly appointed as the government's top Arctic envoy , leading American circumpolar policy is somewhat akin to sailing in volatile conditions.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

WTVR Richmond

40-foot whale seen swimming in circles in Elizabeth River

A 40-foot whale has been spotted in the Elizabeth River swimming in circles and taking laps around nearby inlets.

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