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Search Suspended For Missing Kite Surfer Off Jersey Shore

HIGHLANDS, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Helicopter and marine crews suspended their search Saturday for a missing kite surfer in Sandy Hook Bay.

The search was suspended at 3:30 p.m. 252 more words


Coast Guard Introduces Mobile App That Could Just Save Your Life

NEW JERSEY (CBS) — A reminder from the Coast Guard to use safe practices while boating this summer and they even have an app to help keep people safe on the water at the Jersey Shore. 118 more words


ancient mariners

It’s National Chocolate Chip Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Eleven and a third (.35 actually) score years ago today, Alexander Hamilton and the Congress created what would become the United States Coast Guard. 879 more words

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August 4

1790: The United States Revenue Cutter Service is established. Alexander Hamilton, Secretary of the Treasury, suggested a service be created as an armed customs enforcement agency. 586 more words


USCG Still Supports Transgender Troops

It’s fantastic to see that despite what the Commander in Chief wants or says, the real leaders of our military will keep the faith with all soldiers. 188 more words


Week.Com Best Photojournalism

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The Weeks Best Photojournalism

The week’s best photojournalism In the week’s most striking images, yogis take over Times Square, tall ships… 64 more words


BREAKING: Port of Charleston Terminal Evacuated Over 'Potential Threat'

Authorities are investigating a ‘potential threat’ in a container aboard a ship at the Port of Charleston in South Carolina.

Faith Karimi and Dave Alsup report:  278 more words

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