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Coast Guard Delivers Christmas Trees To Chicago Families In Need

CHICAGO (CBS) — The U.S. Coast Guard delivered smiles on Saturday at Navy Pier after donating 1,200 Christmas tree to families in need.

A northern Michigan family has been delivering Christmas trees from northern Michigan to Chicago on what was known as the “Christmas Ship” since the late 1800’s, but in 1912 the ship sank, taking the entire crew with it. 237 more words


HMCS Edmonton involved in three drug busts - more than 2,000 kilograms of coke seized

Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship Edmonton assisted the U.S. Coast Guard in “disrupting” three separate illicit drug shipments in international waters off the Pacific Coast of Central America, the Royal Canadian Navy says. 267 more words

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Carnival’s Princess Cruises to Pay Record $40 Million Over Illegal Dumping, Cover Up

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Carnival Corporation’s Princess Cruise Lines has agreed to plead guilty to seven felony charges stemming from illegal oil dumping at sea and intentional acts to cover it up, the U.S. 1,326 more words

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Beware at the beach: It’s sneaker wave season in Oregon

Never turn your back to the ocean. That’s probably the best piece of advice when it comes to surviving sneaker waves — the sudden, unpredictable surges of water that can knock you over or pull you out to sea. 36 more words

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Video: Coast Guard rescues stranded Delaware hunter and his dog

INDIAN RIVER BAY, Del. – The Coast Guard rescued a duck hunter and his dog after they became stranded in a marshy area near Indian River Bay. 165 more words


Video: Coast Guard Rescues Three Near Florida Panhandle

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MIAMI (CBSMIAMI) — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued three people near Florida’s panhandle this week.

The three men got in trouble when their fishing boat started to sink about 35 miles southwest of Cape San Blas. 48 more words


Coast Guard Warns Of Big Surf Though Holiday Weekend

BAY AREA (CBS SF) — The National Weather Service issued small craft advisories for the area from Cape Mendocino to Point Arena along the north coast and the area from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas along the central coast. 238 more words