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Italy's Coast Guard rescuing sperm whale entangled in fishing net off Sicily coast
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Paralympian Angela Madsen found dead while trying to row from California to Hawaii
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Trump authorizes call-up of military reservists to active duty: white houseU.S. President Donald Trump on Friday signed an executive order authorizing the secretaries of homeland security and defense to call up military and Coast Guard reservists to active duty, the White..
Pence: U.S. does not have coronavirus tests to meet anticipated demandThe United States does not yet have enough coronavirus tests to meet anticipated demand, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday, adding that the Coast Guard has delivered tests to a cruise..
Texas oil spill restarts after previous containment: U.S. Coast GuardA crude oil spill near Baytown, Texas, has restarted after earlier being contained, U.S. Coast Guard officials said in an updated statement on Sunday.
Christopher Hasson: White supremacist Coast Guard officer jailed for 13 yearsChristopher Hasson, a former lieutenant, was arrested last year after stockpiling weapons.
U.S. Coast Guard officer accused of plotting attacks gets 13 years in prisonA U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant portrayed by prosecutors as a dangerous terrorist and by defense lawyers as a troubled addict was sentenced on Friday to 13 years in prison after pleading guilty to..
U.S. Coast Guard officer accused of plotting attack on Democratic politicians faces sentencingA U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant accused by prosecutors of plotting to attack Democratic politicians and TV personalities was due to be sentenced on Friday after pleading guilty to illegally possessing..
Five fishermen presumed dead in sinking of Alaska crabbing vesselFive commercial fishermen lost at sea when their crabbing vessel capsized and sank on New Year's Eve in the Gulf of Alaska were presumed dead on Thursday after search-and-rescue operations were called..
Five fishermen believed dead in Alaska shipwreck: Coast GuardFive commercial fishermen were believed to have died after their crabbing vessel sank on New Year's Eve in the Gulf of Alaska, the U.S. Coast Guard said after ending a search and rescue operation amid..
Search intensifies for lost helicopter off Hawaii's Kauai islandRescuers in Hawaii intensified their search on Friday for a missing tour helicopter with seven people aboard as daybreak hit the island of Kauai, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
U.S. Coast Guard: helicopter with seven on board missing off HawaiiThe U.S. Coast Guard said it was searching for a helicopter with seven people on board that failed to return from a tour off the Hawaiian island of Kauai on Thursday evening.
U.S. Coast Guard hunts man who went overboard from cruise shipThe U.S. Coast Guard was searching early on Friday for a 26-year-old man who went overboard from a Carnival Cruise ship about 47 miles (76 km) out in the Gulf of Mexico, near the port of Galveston in..
North Korea fishing boat flooded after accident with Japan patrol boatA Japanese patrol boat and a large North Korean fishing vessel were involved in an accident on Monday, and the North Korean boat was flooded and about 20 of its crew were adrift in the Sea of Japan,..
U.S. Coast Guard officer said to plot attacks pleads guilty to weapons, drug chargesA U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant who was arrested in February after prosecutors said he was plotting to attack Democratic politicians and TV personalities pleaded guilty on Thursday to weapons and drug..
Coast Guard shuts upper Houston Ship Channel near Baytown, Texas amid protestsThe U.S. Coast Guard closed the upper Houston Ship Channel on Thursday morning as 11 Greenpeace USA protesters blocked a portion of the country's largest oil port near Baytown, Texas, the agency said.
Final body found in California boat fire, Coast Guard issues lithium battery warningDivers on Wednesday recovered the remains of the final victim of a California dive boat fire that killed 34 people, as the U.S. Coast Guard issued a safety bulletin focusing on emergency escape routes,..
U.S. Coast Guard issues lithium battery warning following California boat fireThe U.S. Coast Guard has issued a safety bulletin following the Labor Day fire on a California dive boat that killed 34 people, focusing on emergency escape routes, crew training and the charging of..
U.S. rescues last crew member from stricken South Korean shipRescue workers on Monday freed the final crew member trapped inside a South Korean cargo vessel that flipped on its side off the coast of Georgia, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
Rescue planned for four missing crew found alive on stricken vessel: U.S. Coast GuardRescue workers on Monday were planning to extract four missing crew members from a South Korean cargo vessel carrying about 4,000 cars to the Middle East that turned on its side off the coast of..
Golden Ray cargo ship: US Coastguard search for missing crewThe US Coastguard makes contact with crew members of the Golden Ray, which capsized on Sunday.
Four dead, 30 missing as fire sinks California dive boat: U.S. Coast GuardFour bodies were recovered on Monday by rescuers searching for 34 people missing after a pre-down fire sank a scuba diving boat off a Southern California island, a U.S. Coast Guard spokesman said.
Dozens missing in California boat fire; 5 rescued -U.S. Coast GuardAt least 29 people were missing and five crew members were rescued after a fire erupted aboard a commercial boat off the coast of Southern California, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Monday, while local..
Deaths reported in California boat fire; no confirmation by U.S. Coast GuardA fire aboard a boat off the coast of Southern California on Monday left several people dead, according to a local television news report, but the U.S. Coast Guard could not confirm any fatalities,..
Boat catches fire off California; rescue efforts underway: U.S. Coast GuardThe U.S. Coast Guard said on Monday that it had launched "multiple rescue assets" to get more than 30 people off of a vessel that had caught fire near Santa Cruz Island off the coast of southern..
Open Arms suggests Italy take rescue ship migrants to SpainThe commanders of a rescue ship with 98 migrants aboard declined to leave Italian waters on Monday, turning down an option to take them to Spain and suggesting that Italy's Coast Guard should take them..
The moment a US Coast Guard raided a submarineA submarine suspected to be carrying drugs is seized by US Coast Guards in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.
Tunisia recovers 14 migrants' bodies after dozens drowned off coastTunisia's Coast Guard recovered on Saturday the bodies of 14 African migrants who drowned when their boat carrying more than 80 people sank after setting off for Europe from neighboring Libya, the..
One killed in Calcasieu River Ship Channel accident in Louisiana: Coast GuardOne person was killed and another injured on Wednesday after a vessel collided with a dredge pipeline operating on the Calcasieu River Ship Channel near Hackberry, Louisiana, the U.S. Coast Guard..
Armada of barges cleared for Mississippi River shipments after floodsThe upper Mississippi River reopened to barge traffic on Friday as vessels were cleared to ship through St. Louis harbor, the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) said, and the situation quickly became a logistics..