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  1. Editorial Roundup: Excerpts From Recent EditorialsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | ABC News

    The 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and the levee breaks passed Saturday with memorials to the 1,833 who were lost and testimonials about how far we've come. Before we move on, though, we should take a moment to honor our rescuers.

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  2. Chinese Navy Off Alaska: Combatants, Amphib and ReplenishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Defense Tech

    The discovery came the same week China held a massive military parade in Beijing to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Japanese surrender during World War II - and highlights its ambition to become a global military power. A Pentagon official on Friday declined to identify the names of the vessels but said they included three combatant ships, one amphibious landing vessel and one replenishment ship.

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  3. Long Weekend Welcomes Labor DayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... able to easily get their boats in the water. Even thought you won't have trouble getting on the water, the US Coast Guard is still reminding everyone to take precautions once out there. The US Coast Guard Boating Safety App outlines strategies for ...

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  4. The Surface DVD ReviewRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Shockya.com

    ... something to live for. The Bad: This snooze-fest is like a self-fellating promotional film produced by the US Coast Guard and the Michigan Parks department, or what have you. The story is very simple with a lackluster, Hallmark channel ending. The ...

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  5. Thousands of gallons of oil spill into Mississippi River after boats collideRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Part of the Mississippi River was closed as crews investigated an oil spill caused by the collision of two tow boats, the U.S. Coast Guard said Thursday. The collision Wednesday evening near Columbus, Kentucky, damaged at least one barge carrying clarified slurry oil.

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  6. Clean Up Crews To Go Into Mississippi River After Oil SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Manufacturing.net

    Clean up crews planned to go into the Mississippi River on Friday in Kentucky after a collision between two tow boats caused an oil spill that prompted the closure of that part of the river. The collision Wednesday evening near Columbus, Kentucky, damaged at least one barge carrying clarified slurry oil.

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  7. The National Maritime Historical Society Honors Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, Princess AnneRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... students to study maritime history. Admiral Robert J. Papp Jr., USCG (Ret.), the 24th commandant of the US Coast Guard and current US special representative for the Arctic, will present the David A. O'Neil Sheet Anchor Award to Mr. Oswald. ...

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  8. Safe boating tips for Labor Day offered by Oregon Marine BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Labor Day Weekend is one of the top three boating weekends of the year on many Oregon lakes and rivers, attracting thousands to the warmest water of the season. To keep things fun and safe, the Oregon State Marine Board suggests using your thinking cap as you plan your water getaway and sends out these reminders: a Don't drink and boat.

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  9. U.S. Coast Guard Update: Response to Collision Near PaducahRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Marine News

    On-scene assessment teams have reported the maximum estimated potential clarified slurry oil released from the tug collision is now 250,000 gallons, Thursday. The maximum potential spill has been reduced because the two remaining partitions aboard the affected barge were reportedly secured.

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  10. U.S. Coast Guard Responds to Collision Near PaducahRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Marine News

    On-scene assessment teams have reported the maximum estimated potential clarified slurry oil released from the tug collision is now 250,000 gallons, Thursday. The maximum potential spill has been reduced because the two remaining partitions aboard the affected barge were reportedly secured.

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  11. Automatic Camera for Monitoring Vessel Engine DevelopedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Marine News

    NYK and the Monohakobi Technology Institute have jointly developed "Kirari NINJA" , a device that can automatically photograph the interior of a vessel engine's combustion chamber. Currently, in order to inspect a combustion chamber, crew has to enter the inside of the engine after having stopped the engine.

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  12. Elandra Yachts Expands Gold Coast OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Marine News

    Australia's newest luxury motor yacht brand Elandra Yachts has expanded its Gold Coast operations on the back of rapid growth and increased interest from Australian and international buyers. The high-end marine vessel manufacturer has acquired a further 1,000 square metres of floor space at its Arundel base, in line with Elandra's projected growth and entry into the crucial US market.

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  13. 'Chapplaincy' for Better Seafarers' Welfare SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Marine News

    Smartphone App created with support from Augustea Group and MarineTraffic will help charity deliver improved service and better measure impact of its work Sailors' Society, one of the largest seafarer support charities operating internationally, has developed 'Chapplaincy' a Smartphone App which will enable port chaplains and ship visitors to deliver more effective care to the world's 1.5 million seafarers. Developed with the support of Augustea Group, Chapplaincy enables real-time activity reporting and maintains a history of ship visits and support provided to seafarers.

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  14. News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EDTRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    A defiant county clerk went to jail Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, but five of her deputies agreed to issue the licenses themselves, potentially ending the church-state standoff in Rowan County, Kentucky. U.S. District Judge David Bunning said he had no choice but to jail Kim Davis for contempt after she insisted that her "conscience will not allow" her to follow federal court rulings on gay marriage.

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  15. HII Wins $109.4mln U.S. Navy ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Marine News

    Huntington Ingalls has received a $109.4mln contract modification to carry out support services for the U.S. Navy's nuclear submarines. The company will work to engineer, design, configure and update various classes of submarines, special mission submersible interfaces, support facilities and submarines for foreign military sales programs, the Defense Department said.

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  16. China Ready with ECAsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Marine News

    China has taken 'important step' in tackling ship-generated emissions. China is also developing Emission Control Areas in its major ports.

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  17. Daily Press Briefing by the Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 09/03/15Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | The White House

    MR. EARNEST: Good afternoon, everybody. Nice to see you all. It's mindboggling to think that about 13 hours ago, I was standing north of the Arctic Circle.

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  18. Coast Guard volunteers remain hospitalized after plane crash, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NJ.com

    CRESSKILL - Two volunteers with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary remained hospitalized with serious injuries after the plane they were in crash-landed near a borough athletic field, officials said Friday morning.

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  19. Thousands of gallons of oil spilled in Mississippi RiverRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    Part of the Mississippi River was closed as crews investigated an oil spill caused by the collision of two tow boats, the U.S. Coast Guard said Thursday. The collision Wednesday evening near Columbus, Kentucky, damaged at least one barge carrying clarified slurry oil.

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  20. Madisonville Town Talk: 2015 Wooden Boat Festival artist Odie Tucker feels 'blessed'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    Every year, the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum seeks out an artist who can capture the vision for the Wooden Boat Festival and put it on canvas to serve as the official Wooden Boat Festival poster. The work of art is used to create a limited number of posters and serves as the heartbeat of the festival for that year with its images on t-shirts, mugs and other memorabilia.

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