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  1. Report: Obama Admin Supports Refugee Deportations - of Cubans in South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    The Obama administration has promoted the use of deportations to resolve a growing refugee crisis in Colombia, Ecuador, and Central America, as more and more Cubans flee the human rights violations and deplorable economic conditions of their native land, emboldened by Obama's "normalization" process with Cuba. The move to promote deportations of refugees fleeing an oppressive political system stands in stark contrast to the pro-immigrant message of the Democratic Party in general and President Barack Obama in particular during this week's Democratic National Convention.

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  2. Coast Guard: No sign of abandoned trawler in Bering Sea recovery effortRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    A tug is searching an area of the Bering Sea for an abandoned fishing vessel, which was still afloat Tuesday after its crew of 46 abandoned ship, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. Coast Guard Petty Officer John-Paul Rios said the 229-foot Alaska Juris hasn't been seen by crew members of the tug Resolve Pioneer, which was contracted to retrieve the trawler.

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  3. Nation's newest tall ship to start training studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Resembling an American naval vessel of the early 1800s, the country's newest tall ship is set to sail with its first students in an education-at-sea program also aimed at personal growth. The Rhode Island-based SSV Oliver Hazard Perry recently earned its US Coast Guard certification, and high school-age students are to board the vessel in Boston on Sunday for a tall ships festival in Portsmouth, N.H. A second group will travel from Portsmouth to Newport later in August.

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  4. Marine Bureau Officers Rescues Man Thrown from Boat and Stops Runaway Vessel in the Great South BayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    Suffolk County Police Marine Bureau officers rescued a man who was thrown from his boat by a wave in the Great South Bay this morning. Blue Point, NY - July 29, 2016 - Suffolk County Police Marine Bureau officers rescued a man who was thrown from his boat by a wave in the Great South Bay this morning.

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  5. The Latest: 4 bodies recovered in wreckage of medical planeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Gazette

    An engine nose cone with a bent propellor blade from a medical transport plane that crashed is shown on a road east of Crannell, Calif., Friday, July 29, 2016. Authorities found the wreckage of a small medical transport plane with four people aboard and confirmed at least two deaths Friday after the pilot reported smoke filling the cockpit and a search started across a densely forested mountain range in Northern California.

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  6. Coast Guard cutter seizes cocaine valued at more than $50MRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A Coast Guard cutter seized more than $50 million worth of cocaine during a two-month deployment to the Pacific Ocean. During the deployment, the Reliance supported international efforts to detect, prevent and disrupt illicit maritime activities including narcotics trafficking.

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  7. Brian Smith is new PA Police ChiefRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | KONP 1450 Local News

    The City of Port Angeles has announced the promotion of Brian Smith to the Chief of the Port Angeles Police Department. Since January the City has been involved in an extensive hiring process that included the participation of community members, senior staff and the City Manager.

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  8. Viking warship captain downplays diplomatic spat with US Coast GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    As naval battles go, the war of words between the U.S. Coast Guard and the captain of the world's largest Viking longship was a bit of a tempest in a teapot. But a week after he accused U.S. authorities of being "impolite," the Norwegian captain of the Draken Harald Harfagre moved to ease diplomatic tensions Wednesday after docking his warship at Navy Pier.

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  9. The Latest: Crews find wreckage of medical plane; 2 deadRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    Authorities say searchers have found the wreckage of a small medical transport plane in remote Northern California and that at least two people are dead. A pilot was taking a flight nurse, a transport medic and a patient from Crescent City, near the Oregon border, to Oakland.

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  10. 10 reasons to check out Coast Guard FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WOTV Battle Creek

    Today, June 29, one of the most anticipated events of the summer kicks off on the lakeshore, and that's the Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival . Since 1924 Grand Haven has been hosting a nationally recognized festival that honors and respects the men and women of the United States Coast Guard.

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  11. Tons of fun at Grand Haven Coast Guard FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WOODTV.com

    Today, June 29, one of the most anticipated events of the summer kicks off on the lakeshore, and that's the Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival . In studio we had Annie Lengkeek and Mike Smith with us to talk about some of this year's highlights.

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  12. U.S. Coast Guard genericRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Comedian Steve Trevino stopped by The Hampton Roads Show to talk about his shows at the Funny Bone this weekend. Enjoy the sounds of funk, jazz and rock that filled the studios courtesy of The Hampton Roads Show's Live Music Friday featured artist, The CAPE CHARLES, Va.

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  13. Small medical plane with 4 aboard goes missing in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    A small medical transport plane with four people aboard went missing early Friday after the pilot reported smoke filling the cockpit, setting off a search across a densely forested mountain range in Northern California. The pilot of the Piper PA31 declared an emergency around 1 a.m. as he flew a flight nurse, a transport medic and a patient about 360 miles from Crescent City, near the Oregon border, to Oakland, officials said. 1 comment

  14. John Blanding/Globe Staff Rockport's landmarks are three of a kindRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... Island Town Committee, headed by Syd Wedmore. (The South light, still operational, is maintained by the US Coast Guard.) Grace Polk of New York City, a first-time visitor to Thacher Island and a painter, casts her vote for Motif #1. She also ...

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  15. Cutter Reliance seizes $50M of cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The 83-member crew of the Coast Guard cutter Reliance returned to homeport at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Friday, following a two-month deployment to the Eastern Pacific in support of Joint Interagency Task Force-South. Reliance was primarily tasked with maintaining a persistent offshore presence to help detect and interdict transnational organized crime network activity in the Eastern Pacific.

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  16. Coast Guard ends search for missing Canadian manRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WNED

    The U.S. Coast Guard has ended its search for Giusseppe Reinhart, who disappeared Tuesday after departing for a fishing trip on Lake Erie. The search for the 37-year-old Niagara Falls, ON man was one of the largest in recent years for the Coast Guard.

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  17. NYPD rescues 2 boaters in waters off of Staten IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SILive.com

    The NYPD responded to a report around 10 a.m. Thursday of a body floating in the waters off of the former U.S. Navy Homeport in Stapleton, according to source with the U.S. Coast Guard. The NYPD Harbor Unit had a boat in the vicinity, so they did the search, according to the Coast Guard source.

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  18. Parade of ships at the Grand Haven Coast Guard FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WOODTV.com

    The theme of this year's festival is "Into the Storm: 100 Years of Coast Guard Aviation." The Coast Guard will honor the aviation aspect of its service with vintage painted U.S. Coast Guard helicopters and planes.

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  19. Man rescued from Raritan Bay after capsizing watercraftRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Officials from the U.S. Coast Guard, the Monmouth County Sheriff's Office, the NYPD Harbor/Aviation, the FDNY and the Brevent Park Fire Company responded to the Raritan Bay waters off Keansburg on Thursday after a man capsized his personal watercraft and was adrift, the sheriff's office said in a Facebook post. "A search pattern was conducted and the victim was located, air lifted by NYPD aviation and transported to the hospital.

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  20. Ted Leaf retires after 22 years in the Coast GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Ted Leaf was honored on July 21 as he transitioned from active member to retired member of the Coast Guard Auxiliary, Kona Flotilla 13. The retirement ceremony was held at the West Hawaii Civic Center, Mayor's Conference Room. In addition to a certificate, Leaf received an auxiliary lapel pin and identification card denoting his retired status.

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