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  1. Cleanup of oily goo could allow California beaches to reopenRead the original story

    2 min ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A 7-mile stretch of Southern California coastline that was closed to swimmers and surfers after globs of oily goo washed ashore could reopen Friday after a two-day cleanup effort. Officials were assessing the popular beaches on Santa Monica Bay and would make a decision by midday, U.S. Coast Guard spokesman Michael Anderson said.

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  2. Girl Missing In Galveston Surf Identified - VideoRead the original story

    50 min ago | The Family Badge

    ... in is the most likely area," said Davis. "It's a big ocean and there's a lot of variables out there." A US Coast Guard helicopter was called in to help with the search efforts. More than two dozen lifeguards formed a line in the water to comb the ...

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  3. EC becomes Coast Guard City todayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Advance

    Elizabeth City has been Coast Guard friendly for decades, but today the city's special relationship with the U.S. Coast Guard gains official recognition. Twelve years after submitting its first application, and more than a decade after local officials began working to earn the designation, Elizabeth City officially becomes a Coast Guard City today.

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  4. Arctic drilling 'will happen,' Alaska's governor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | UPI

    After a tour of a Shell drilling rig in Seattle, Alaska Gov. Bill Walker said oil is the lifeblood of the state's economy and arctic drilling "will happen." Walker toured the Polar Pioneer drilling rig parked at the Port of Seattle before meeting with Washington Gov. Jay Inslee to discuss Shell's plans for the arctic waters off the Alaskan coast.

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  5. Tar balls wash up on California's Manhattan BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CNN

    Coast Guard is not ruling out connection to the spill in Santa Barbara County but says the probability is not high Mysterious tar balls and tar patties washing ashore in popular Manhattan Beach near Los Angeles are prompting beach closures and raising questions about the connection they might have to last week's Santa Barbara County's spill. The U.S. Coast Guard, lead agency coordinating the cleanup effort, says six and half miles of beach have been affected.

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  6. Coast Guard adds response vessels in anticipation of Shell's arrivalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Because the Coast Guard anticipates heightened marine traffic, two 25-foot response boats will patrol waters off the coast of Dutch Harbor this summer. Two 25-foot Coast Guard response boats arrived in Dutch Harbor this week.

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  7. Kalmar to Debut its latest at TOC Europe ExhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Marine News

    Kalmar, part of Cargotec, will introduce yet another port industry first during the upcoming TOC Europe exhibition in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. On 9 June, ONE is coming.

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  8. Adm. Swift Takes Command of Pacific FleetRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Marine News

    Adm. Harry B. Harris Jr., left, Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter, Adm.

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  9. Tar globs wash ashore, close LA-area beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    Popular beaches along nearly 7 miles of Los Angeles-area coastline were off-limits to surfing and swimming Thursday as scientists looked for the source of globs of tar that washed ashore. The sand and surf on south Santa Monica Bay appeared virtually free of oil after an overnight cleanup, but officials weren't sure if more tar would show up.

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  10. Death camps: US prepared to assist with forensic investigationRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    ... Wai in Kuala Perlis and Tangga 100 at Felcra Lubuk Sireh. During his trip, Dr Ahmad Zahid also visited the US Coast Guard, an agency under the Department of Homeland Security, responsible for maritime security including cargo. "The ministry had a ...

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  11. ASG's tugboat Dream Team a...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Samoa News

    It was the "Dream Team" responsible for not only getting the MV Sili to be certified to sail for the Manu'a islands but also to get the tug boat and barges project expedited for the American Samoa Government, said Henry Ledoux, a former Port Administration engineer. However, Ledoux claims that members of the "Dream Team" - Capt.

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  12. Indian Navy Monitoring Activities of ChinaRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Marine News

    Amid increasing Chinese presence in the Indian Ocean region, Navy Chief Admiral R.K. Dhowan said that Indian Navy "minutely" monitors the activities of its Chinese counterpart in the region, reports PTI. Underlining that India's maritime resources are directly linked to country's economy, Dhowan said the Chinese Peoples Liberation Army Navy ships have been deployed in anti-piracy operations in Indian Ocean since 2008 along with some submarines.

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  13. Iran, Oman Sign Maritime AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Marine News

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Omani Interior Minister Hamud bin Faisal bin Said al-Busaidi. Photo: Islamic Republic News Agency Iran's Mehr news agency said that Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif and Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi have announced that the two countries have agreed to demarcate a previously undefined stretch of maritime border.

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  14. DMCC, DMCA to Promote Dubai's Maritime SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Marine News

    DMCC has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Dubai Maritime City Authority to help promote Dubai to the maritime sector as a global destination for companies wanting to set up and expand into the GCC and MENA region. The MoU provides a collaborative framework for DMCC Free Zone and Dubai Maritime City Authority to work toward this goal, and will also jointly explore the development and implementation of m-Government initiatives relevant to the maritime sector in Dubai in accordance with the Dubai Smart Government initiative.

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  15. Opening ceremony kicks off Special Olympics Summer GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Central Michigan Life

    More than 2,600 Special Olympians marched into Kelly/Shorts Stadium today for the opening ceremony of the Special Olympics Summer Games. Accompanied by nearly 1,000 chaperones and coaches, the athletes were met with high fives and cheers from volunteers and members of the community.

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  16. U.S. Coast Guard searches for 51-year-old who went missing in FreeportRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Click2Houston

    The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a 51-year-old man who went missing in Freeport about 6 p.m. on Thursday. Authorities said a good Samaritan on Bryant Beach said that while she was onshore she saw three fisherman get swept away in the Brazos River current.

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  17. Search for girl, 12, who went missing in Galveston to resume FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Click2Houston

    The search for a missing 12-year-old Houston girl in Galveston Thursday was intense, with efforts from the U.S. Coast Guard by air and by boat. Keith Garvin reports.

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  18. NTSB Faults Shell's Risk-Taking in Arctic Oil Rig WreckRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KUOW-FM Seattle

    A new report from The National Transportation Safety Board says poor planning and risk assessment by Shell Oil led to the wreck of the Kulluk oil rig off the coast of Alaska in December 2012. The NTSB report comes out as Shell is gearing up to hunt for oil again this summer in the Arctic Ocean.

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  19. Federal agency dings Shell for oil rig mishap in ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Columbian

    As Royal Dutch Shell PLC seeks permits for exploratory oil drilling off Alaska's northwest coast, a federal agency has concluded the company underestimated risk the last time it moved drill rigs to Arctic waters. A National Transportation Safety Board report issued Thursday said the probable cause of the grounding of the company's mobile drilling vessel, the Kulluk, in 2012 was "Shell's inadequate assessment of the risk for its planned tow" across the Gulf of Alaska.

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  20. Tall Ships Festival Coming To The Delaware River In JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CBS Local

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