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BUI Crackdown Over Labor Day Weekend

MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) — The weather forecast looks good for the upcoming Labor Day weekend and that means plenty of South Floridians will be out on the water fishing, diving or just cruising in their boats. 399 more words


2 Rescued From Disabled Boat 2 Miles From Niagara Falls

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) – Authorities say two boaters were about two miles from the brink of Niagara Falls when they were rescued from their disabled vessel by a U.S. 130 more words


Federal Register Highlights - 8/27/14

Unpublished, time-sensitive and proposed rules for August 27, 2014:

TEMPORARY RULE: The Coast Guard will enforce Special Local Regulations for the Southern Professional Outboard Racing Tour (S.P.O.R.T.) boat races to be held on the Sabine River in Orange, TX from 3 p.m. 1,627 more words

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LOCAL NEWS: Missing Kayaker Calls To Say Their Safe

Missing Lake Erie kayaker reported safe after seeing reports on the news of a search.

According to the United States Coast Guard they received a call  from a person stating they were safe after seeing reports that a search was happening. 108 more words


Va. Beach Navy wife reaches across America

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A raw December morning began with lines of people visiting hallowed ground. Families hugged and traded solemn whispers of memories against a backdrop of rolling green hills lined with white stones. 417 more words

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Norfolk woman selected as White House Fellow

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Coast Guard lieutenant commander from Norfolk has been appointed to the 2014-2015 class of White House Fellows.

The White House says Kate Higgins-Bloom is one of 15 selected for the program. 103 more words

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Elizabeth City Coast Guard grants wish to ailing NC child

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (WAVY) — The U.S. Coast Guard granted a wish to an ailing North Carolina boy over the weekend.

7-year-old Isaac Simmons of Archdale, North Carolina has a rare heart condition called Hypo-Plastic Right Heart.  202 more words

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