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12 Rescued After Boat Takes on Water Near Marina Del Rey

Twelve people were rescued Sunday afternoon from a sinking boat off Marina del Rey, authorities said.

The 35-foot Scarab powerboat was reported sinking about 1 1/2 miles south of Marina del Rey, said U.S. 152 more words

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Investigators find recorder from hulking cargo ship El Faro that may hold clues to why it sank

WASHINGTON — The National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday that its investigators had found the missing data recorder belonging to El Faro, the hulking cargo ship that sank last fall with 33 crew members on board. 392 more words


Foul play possible in Florida teens' disappearance at sea

FLORIDA (NBC News) — The families of two Florida teenagers who disappeared off the Florida coast during a fishing trip last year suspect that foul play may have been involved, a suspicion that authorities have taken seriously for several months, court documents and investigative records reveal. 714 more words


Coast Guard rescues man from grounded sailboat near Yorktown

YORKTOWN, Va. – The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a man from a grounded sailboard early Thursday morning approximately 12 miles northeast of Yorktown.

Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Milford Haven received a report on Wednesday night at 9:36 p.m. 69 more words


U.S. Coast Guard rescues boaters stranded on the Detroit River

Air and boat crews with the U.S. Coast Guard rescued a pair of stranded boaters on the Detroit River late Tuesday after seeing a flare go off in the darkness. 245 more words

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Bubble burst: Florida man using 'hydropod' rescued at sea

MIAMI – Authorities say a Florida man bidding to reach Bermuda in an inflatable bubble has been voluntarily rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard.

Coast Guard Petty Officer Mark Barney said that long-distance runner Reza Baluchi was picked up Sunday off Florida and his “hydropod” was being towed to shore. 94 more words