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‘Deadly and serious offence’: U.S. Coast Guard searching for person behind 28 hoax ‘mayday’ calls

It’s the Coast Guard that is summoned for nautical emergencies, such as a sailboat taking on water in the Chesapeake or a fishing boat in trouble in the Atlantic off the Maryland coast. 385 more words


Coast Guard seeks hoax caller whose 'maydays' cost $500,000

BALTIMORE – The U.S. Coast Guard says it’s looking for a man who has cost the service about $500,000 after responding to nearly 30 of his fake distress calls. 95 more words


Coast Guard medvacs sick cruise ship passenger off Va. coast

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PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – The Coast Guard medevaced a sick passenger on a cruise ship Saturday about 200 miles off the Virginia coast. 179 more words

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Body Recovered From Mississippi At Monroe County

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – The U.S. Coast Guard confirms a body was pulled from the Mississippi River, Saturday morning, at Columbia, Ill.

No word yet on the gender. 71 more words


Cuban Migrants Stopped By Coast Guard Off Key Biscayne

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) — A U.S. Coast Guard crew surrounded a group of Cuban migrants off Key Biscayne Thursday afternoon.

Chopper4 was over the water as a crew was seen trying to get the migrants off the boat about two miles away from the island around 2 p.m. 372 more words


Coast Guard Calls Off Search For 15 Migrants, Mostly Cuban

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (CBSMiami/AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has called off a search for 15 people reported missing in an attempt to reach the U.S. 203 more words


Throwback Thursday: Remembering Initial RNAs

Recently the U.S. Coast Guard established a 200-yard safety zone around the I Lift NY super crane per the Thruway Authority’s request and will remain in effect until the bridge opens in 2018 as will established and… 217 more words

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