JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Investigators trying to determine why a 790-foot cargo ship stalled and sank in the howling winds of Hurricane Joaquin will be searching for a brightly colored device bolted to the deck and pinging away in the blackness and pressure of the 15,000-foot-deep sea. 618 more words
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Officials received a call of a boater in need of assistance five miles west of Makaha Beach.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Coast Guard officially ended its search Wednesday for the missing crew members from a U.S. cargo ship that sank off the Bahamas during Hurricane Joaquin. 715 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter team rescued two people and their dog from a stranded sailboat in Wisconsin’s Apostle Islands National Park Tuesday night. 237 more words
MIAMI — The U.S. Coast Guard is focusing on the search for survivors after concluding the missing cargo ship El Faro sank at its last known location with Hurricane Joaquin bearing down on it. 755 more words
Reuters and NBC News are reporting that the U.S. Coast Guard believes the missing American cargo ship, El Faro, sank after being battered by Hurricane Joaquin in the Atlantic Ocean. 1,697 more words