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  1. Magna Legal Services Expands Foreign Language Services Group with New Department HeadRead the original story

    10 min ago | PRWeb

    Magna Legal Services, one of the country's largest jury research, litigation graphics and court reporting companies, today announced that Leonardo Duran has joined the firm as General Manager of the Foreign Language Services department. As part of Magna's expansion into new marketplaces with regard to document translation and interpreting, Duran will lead the established team beyond the traditional legal industry, and into areas such as pharmaceutical, insurance, and other business targets.

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  2. Veterans Memorial Museum to host Coast Guard birthday celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    What began as the United States Lighthouse Service in 1789, officially became the United States Coast Guard on Aug. 4, 1790. On its anniversary, Veterans Memorial Museum members will honor this branch of service and the men and women who have worked there by hosting a 225th birthday party.

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  3. Fire department pulls body from Mississippi River late WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times-Picayune

    The New Orleans Fire Department pulled a body from the Mississippi River late Wednesday night , according to the NOPD. The body was recovered by NOFD Engine 29 around 11:30 p.m. near St. Peter and Decatur Streets, police said.

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  4. Teens' 6 days adrift verge on limits for survival at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    This combination made from photos provided by the U.S. Coast Guard shows Perry Cohen, left, and Austin Stephanos, both 14 years old. Cohen and Stephanos were last seen Friday afternoon, July 24, 2015, in the Jupiter, Fla.

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  5. Large new oil slick reported near Goleta Beach in Santa Barbara CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    A massive new oil slick off the Santa Barbara County coast was reported today and the U.S. Coast Guard is investigating it. The latest report from the USCG said that no source of the oily sheen has been determined, however, the oil is non-recoverable and will dissipate naturally.

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  6. Coast Guard suspends search for man who went missing in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    The U.S. Coast Guard suspended its search Wednesday for a man who went missing while swimming in the Mississippi River Tuesday evening. Authorities received reports a man went missing Tuesday around 7:30 p.m. Witnesses said he was swimming in the Mississippi River near the Jax Brewery building when he went under and never resurfaced.

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  7. U.S. Coast Guard investigates oil slick off California coastRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    The U.S. Coast Guard was investigating a large, patchy oil sheen that appeared off the Southern California coast west of Santa Barbara on Wednesday. Rough Cut .

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  8. Kayaktivists spend night on Willamette, get reinforcementsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    Several dozen Portland "kayaktivists" trying to block a repaired Shell Oil icebreaker from leaving town continued their blockade on the Willamette River through the night Tuesday, joined by Greenpeace activists who rapelled down the St. Johns Bridge to expand the civil disobedience action. Protesters oppose Arctic oil drilling, and the Shell icebreaker, The Fennica, is needed for the company to do exploratory drilling.

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  9. The Latest: Coast Guard: Search for missing boaters ongoingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    The latest on the search for the two Florida teens who went missing while on a fishing trip off Florida's Atlantic coast: Coast Guard and state officials have left the Florida home of one of two missing teenage boaters, with a spokesman saying the search for them is still "active and open." Capt.

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  10. Coast Guard suspends search for missing person in Mississippi RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Crews covered more than 230 square miles during the search after receiving a report of a person in the water Tuesday evening. Rescue crews continuously searched the Mississippi River for more than 24 hours.

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  11. UPDATE 5-U.S. Coast Guard investigates oil slick off California coastRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    The U.S. Coast Guard was investigating a large, patchy oil sheen that appeared off the Southern California coast west of Santa Barbara on Wednesday, not far from the site of a petroleum pipeline spill in May, officials said. The slick, spanning approximately 3 square miles of the Pacific about 1,000 yards from shore, was spotted off Goleta State Beach, but the origin of the sheen was unknown, said Coast Guard spokeswoman Petty Officer Sondra-Kay Kneen.

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    5 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    They're the talk of the town : the 13 Greenpeace activists who early this morning rappelled from the St. Johns Bridge in an attempt to block Shell Oil's icebreaking boat Fennica from leaving a Portland dry dock. This afternoon, WW reporters joined about 20 "kayaktivists" who took to the Willamette River to support of the midair protesters.

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  13. Coast Guard investigates oil sheen off California coastRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | USA Today

    The Coast Guard investigated a reported oil sheen Wednesday seen floating off the coast of Santa Barbara, Calif., near the site of a May oil spill. Coast Guard investigates oil sheen off California coast The Coast Guard investigated a reported oil sheen Wednesday seen floating off the coast of Santa Barbara, Calif., near the site of a May oil spill.

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  14. Paddle boarder rescued near Picnic RocksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    Upon the Marquette Fire Department's arrival, two Marquette Lifeguards on a jet ski where deployed out to the paddle boarder. The Marquette City Fire Department would like to remind kayakers and paddle boarders that they need to know their skill level and limitations before going out on Lake Superior.

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  15. Coast Guard official: Search for teens is a active and openaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    This combination made from photos provided by the U.S. Coast Guard shows Perry Cohen, left, and Austin Stephanos, both 14 years old. Cohen and Stephanos were last seen Friday afternoon in the Jupiter, Fla., area buying fuel for their 19-foot boat before embarking on a fishing trip.

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  16. Boys' Fishing Boat Turns Up With Single Li...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | WLQT-FM Dayton

    The boat used by two boys who vanished off the Florida coast on Friday has turned up, overturned, with the boys gone. The single-engine boat launched by Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos from Jupiter, Fla., was found today roughly 67 nautical miles from Daytona Beach, the US Coast Guard tells NBC News .

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  17. WildlifeGallery: More than 600 baby sea turtles released into oceanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Over 600 baby sea turtles got a second chance at life Monday when they were released into the ocean off of Boca Raton by Ft. Lauderdale Coast Guard and local nature center officials.

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  18. Four rescued after Alameda boat fireRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SFBay

    Alameda firefighters and U.S. Coast Guard crews rescued four people from a boat that caught fire near the city's ferry terminal Tuesday afternoon. The fire on board a 30-foot wooden luxury cruiser was reported around 4 p.m. near the ferry terminal at 2901 Main St., according to Alameda Fire Department spokesman Juan Medrano.

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  19. Hundreds of tiny baby turtles released into the Atlantic OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mashable

    The U.S. Coast Guard, working closely with the Gumbo-Limbo Nature Center in Boca Raton, Florida helped to released more than 500 sea turtle hatchlings into the Atlantic Ocean on Monday. The hatchlings, collected from nesting areas around the Florida coast, were released into deeper waters off of Florida, along with several adult turtles that the nature center had been rehabilitating.

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  20. Boaters rescued on Big Traverse BayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    Two boaters were rescued on Wednesday when their 14-foot boat overturned in Big Traverse Bay, and it was another boater who rescued them. No one was injured, but rough lake conditions are reported to be the cause of the accident.

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