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  1. Salisbury urges boaters to take safety measures on waterRead the original story

    25 min ago | Goose Creek Gazette

    File Photo. With the Fourth of July weekend signalling the mid-point of summer, Berkeley County Rescue Squad Chief Bill Salisbury tells boating enthusiasts to exercise sound safety habits.


  2. Semper ParatusRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Beacon

    By Gretchen S. Curtis, LHS Director of Operations The Lakeside Heritage Society presents Creation of the U.S. Coast Guard and History of the Marblehead Life-Saving Station on Sunday, July 5, at 2 p.m. in Chautauqua Hall at Fountain Inn. The U.S. Coast Guard, the oldest continuous seagoing service in the United States, dates back to 1790.


  3. Home away from home - Pies and lamos on Boston HarbourRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    ... life, to go from that back to a shipyard and a marina. MICHAEL VINCENT: You just had four blokes from the US Coast Guard come in here to get their pies. It's very odd hearing them order things like "sausage roll" with an American accent. SAMUEL ...


  4. Aiken residents urged to safe in the water this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Star

    Summertime is when most people, especially kids, like to spend time in the water. However, with all of the summer excitement, some might forget the importance of safety.


  5. Coast Guard cutter comes home for holiday, after sending migrants homeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Nine month-old son Travis Hampton is all smile in his father Seaman Daniel Hampton's arms. The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Valiant returned to their homeport, Naval Station Mayport, Friday morning following a 10-week deployment to the Florida Straits and Windward Passage in support of Operation Southeast Watch.


  6. Law & OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    A small fire at a North Jacksonville home hospitalized two young children and four adults on Friday. One child is in critical condition.


  7. Chelmsford man among 3 injured in separate incidents at Acadia National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Officials at Acadia National Park are urging hikers and climbers to be careful this holiday weekend after three people -- including a 32-year-old Chelmsford man -- were injured in separate incidents within a three-hour window at the park on Friday. The Chelmsford man suffered non-life-threatening injuries after he fell about 60 feet from the rock climbing area of Otter Cliffs to the ledges below on Friday morning, park officials said.


  8. Staying safe while on the lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    No matter what the weather is like, you can expect people to be outside during the weekend of July 4th, making the most of their holiday. Many East Texans got their weekend kicked off on July 3, as some went to Lake O' the Pines to enjoy the outdoors.


  9. Chelmsford Man Survives 60-Foot Fall Rock Climbing in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    A Chelmsford man survived a fall about 60 feet while rock climbing Friday morning at a national park in Maine, according to a WCVB-TV report . The 32-year-old man was not identified in the report, and he suffered non-life threatening injuries.


  10. Boozing boaters beware: new sobriety tests workaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Testing if someone is drunk on a rocking boat was once a major challenge. Now new field sobriety tests work just as well on-the-water as on land.


  11. Boating enforcement stepped-up for 4th of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTNH

    State police and the U.S. Coast Guard will have a stepped-up presence on waters this Fourth of July weekend. The Coast Guard will be checking on the boating public, making sure that everyone is safely operating their vessels.


  12. Rain and flooding means lakes more dangerous than usualRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Drowning deaths in Oklahoma dropped significantly betwen 2013 and 2014 on Army Corps Lakes, and they'd like to keep that trend going. But Corps spokesman Brannen Parrish tells KRMG the recent heavy rains and flooding have increased the danger level for boaters and swimmers.


  13. Night boating expected to increase on Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WCTI

    During this holiday weekend it's anticipated that there will be high boating traffic during both the day and night. Many boater's will be out on the water watching the fireworks displays.


  14. Photos of the Day: July 3, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Brendon McCallum, from Red Deer, Alberta, comes off Yucatan Margie during novice bareback at the Calgary Stampede rodeo, Friday, July 3, 2015 in Calgary, Alberta. In this photo provided by Jean Revillard, Solar Impulse 2, a plane powered by the sun's rays and piloted by Andre Borschberg, approaches Kalaeloa Airport near Honolulu, Friday, July 3, 2015.


  15. 2 people involved in North Charleston water rescue; 4 boaters involved in Morris Island rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Charleston County dispatch confirms that North Charleston Fire and Rescue is working a water rescue in the 8300 block of Child's Cove. The call came in just before 3 p.m. The Coast Guard said the North Charleston Police Department was also on scene for the Child's Cove call and had made contact with the two individuals to be rescued by 4:30 p.m. No other information was available and efforts to reach the North Charleston Fire and Police Departments were not successful.


  16. U.S. Coast Guard cutter Biscayne Bay will not visit ClaytonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    A planned trip to Clayton for the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Biscayne Bay, scheduled to visit through Sunday for the Independence Day holiday, will not happen. A news release from the Thousand Islands Regional Dock said that the ship received other unexpected assignments that cancelled the appearance.


  17. Security Increase for Fourth of July BoatingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NBC26

    GREEN BAY, Wis.- Thousands are expected to come out in cities across Northeast Wisconsin for fireworks and Fourth of July celebrations this weekend. All those crowds are keeping law enforcement and the Coast Guard busy.


  18. Fearing change in sweetheart deal, Cubans flock to USRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... Herrera, a 53-year-old who arrived in Miami from Cuba with a Spanish passport. In the last eight months the US Coast Guard said 2,620 Cubans have attempted to cross to the US state of Florida by sea, some in very small vessels. The US has a policy ...


  19. High water in Delaware River prompts officials to issue safety warningRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    The Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area is prohibiting swimming at its three lifeguarded beaches along the Delaware River because of high water. Its also requiring all boaters and paddlers to wear properly fitted, U.S. Coast Guard approved life jackets at all times.


  20. Guinness names Holstein in Illinois World's Tallest Cow EverRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WAOW

    President Obama is scheduled to speak in La Crosse on July 2 at the Recreational Eagle Center on the UWL campus.This slide show contains pictures of the events leading up to his visit. It also contains photos from his last visit to La Crosse in October, 2008.