Coast Guard

Tragedy of police diver disappearing unfolded in just 30 minutes

The emergency underneath the Niagara River went from bad to worse in no more than 30 minutes.<p>Officer Craig E. Lehner was alone in the river during an …

U.S. Coast Guard

Coast Guard joins search for man separated from his girlfriend by a wave

The U.S. Coast Guard has joined the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office in searching for a 21-year-old who got separated from his girlfriend while …

U.S. Coast Guard

Master Fined Over Cargo Ship's Grounding Ireland

The captain of a Dutch cargo ship that ran aground off Northern Ireland earlier this month has been fined £1,000 after pleading guilty to failing to …

Merchant Shipping

Man Found After 137 Days Adrift In Sailboat. And It's Not His First Rescue

One thing you can say about Rimas Meleshyus: He's definitely persistent.<p>"I'm a very determined person," he told the Whidbey News-Times in 2015. "I'm very strong."<p>Meleshyus, who is in his mid 60s, departed Hilo, Hawaii, aboard his 30-foot sailboat Mimsy in June and was rescued a few days ago by the …


Rescue underway in Evanston after 2 sailboats flip

Emergency crews were conducting a rescue Wednesday afternoon in Evanston after two sailboats overturned in Lake Michigan, authorities said.<p>The incident happened about 4:30 p.m. off the Dempster Street Beach, said a U.S. Coast Guard spokesman and police.<p>A third craft, a power-boat, was also helping …

U.S. Coast Guard

The US Navy and Coast Guard are looking to play catch-up in the Arctic

• <b>The Coast Guard and Navy have released a draft joint request for proposals to design and build a heavy icebreaker.</b>• <b><br>Melting ice has raised interest in shipping, mining, and other activities in Arctic and Antarctic waters.</b>• <b><br>The US has two operational icebreakers, far fewer than what other countries,</b> …


Coast Guard Patrol Boat Catches Fire in Gulfport, Mississippi

The Gulfport Fire Department helped the U.S. Coast Guard put out a fire aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Brant while moored in Gulfport, Mississippi on …

U.S. Coast Guard

Tall Ship Oliver Hazard Perry - Recap of Incident in Newport Harbor

by Barby MacGowan today at 5:31 am<p><b>SSV Oliver Hazard Perry, Rhode Island’s Official Sailing Education Vessel homeported in Newport, R.I. is back safe</b> …


Sailboat, Wind Surfboard Capsize In Lake Michigan

<b>CHICAGO (CBS)</b> — Evanston authorities say three people ended up in Lake Michigan late Wednesday afternoon when a sailboat and a wind surfboard …

Lake Michigan

Bermuda Triangle Long Sleeve Shirt

For decades, the Atlantic Ocean’s fabled Bermuda Triangle (also known as the Devil's Triangle) has captured the human imagination with unexplained …

Merchant Shipping

Tunisian navy rescues 100 migrants, hours after 8 drown

TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisia’s navy rescued almost 100 migrants from a sinking boat off its southeast coast late on Monday, authorities said, hours after eight people being smuggled to Europe drowned in the same stretch of water.<p>A group of Tunisian migrants arrive on a rubber boat after being rescued …

North Africa

1953 Dodge M37 4X4

This 1953 Dodge M37 is an ex-military truck powered by a 230ci T-245 L-Head six-cylinder and paired to a 4-speed manual transmission. It received …

Classic Cars

News Highlights: Top Energy News of the Day

Oil Prices Inch Higher Amid Geopolitical Risks<p>Oil prices crept higher Tuesday, with the still raising fears of supply shortages.<p>An Old Fracking Hot Spot Makes a Comeback<p>A giant natural-gas field in Louisiana that was one of the early centers of American shale drilling is roaring back to life, …


When Irma hit the Keys, hundreds of boats sunk or floated away. The hunt is on

More than 750 boats sunk or “displaced” by Hurricane Irma have been removed from Florida Keys waters as part of a combined state and federal …

U.S. Coast Guard

French aviators credited with first transatlantic flight

<b>Two French aviators have been officially honoured with Paris street signs saying they were the first to fly across the Atlantic.</b><p>They are credited with beating American airman Charles Lindbergh, who achieved the same feat 12 days later, but in the opposite direction.<p>Charles Nungesser and Francois …


TSA chief promises new vision for airport security checkpoints

The new head of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has promised to unveil a new vision for airport security checkpoints in the coming …


This capsized boat is a danger on the water. It’s also a mystery

A 40-foot section of boat hull is floating screws-up off the coast between the Middle and Upper Keys, and U.S. Coast Guard officials believe the hunk …

U.S. Coast Guard

Crownline Boats Debuts Eclipse E27

<b>WEST FRANKFORT, IL, 10/13/17</b> -Introducing Crownline’s newest crossover sterndrive, the Eclipse E27. This versatile boat contradicts the typical style …


Global Oil Prices Jump Amid Military Standoff in Kurdistan, Solid China Data

Global oil prices rose to a near three-week high in early Monday trading amid concern that renewed sanctions on Iran could hit future output and a …


Tall ship loses power, hits boats in Rhode Island

The U.S. Coast Guard says a tall ship in Rhode Island lost power and hit multiple boats before going aground

Tall Ships

Major search operation launched on Weston-super-Mare beach to locate 'vulnerable' person

A major search to locate a vulnerable man last seen on Weston-super-Mare beach was resumed this morning.<p>Emergency crews were called out late last …

Salvors Struggle to Refloat Grounded Longliner Near Honolulu

A salvage team and other response crews are continuing efforts to remove the 79-foot fishing vessel Pacific Paradise which ran aground last Tuesday …

Merchant Shipping

16 Indians on board Emerald Star rescued, 10 still missing: Sushma Swaraj

The government was using aircraft and vessels to search for 10 Indian crew members, who went missing after their cargo ship sank in the Pacific off …

India News

With Access to Some Communities Still a Challenge, Helicopter Flights Get Key Medicines to Isolated Areas

Direct Relief shipments of critical medicines reached several communities in Puerto Rico Sunday, places where access has been a challenge.<p>Helicopters …

U.S. Coast Guard

Dog swept out to sea spotted by coastguard on training flight

A Cockapoo that was swept out to sea off the north-east coast of Scotland has been safely returned to dry land after a coastguard crew in training spotted the dog in deep waters.


A Fishing Boat Has Been Stuck On A Reef Off Waikiki For Days, And Now It's On Fire

The commercial vessel did not send out a distress signal, but all 20 men on board were saved after witnesses reported the crash.

U.S. Coast Guard

I Learned About Boating From This: That Sinking Feeling

My birthday dawned sunny with enough chop in Long Island’s Jones Inlet to cause the 23-foot cabin cruiser I had borrowed to rock and roll. Before we …


Indian cargo ship Emerald Star sinks off Japan coast, 16 rescued; 10 crew members still missing

<b>New Delhi:</b> Ten Indians are still missing after a cargo ship sank off the coast of Japan, the external affairs ministry said on Sunday.<p>According to a …


Oil Rig Explodes In Louisiana's Lake Pontchartrain, Casualties Reported

<b>UPDATE: 11.39 p.m. EDT —</b> Ramon Vargas‏ with the New Orleans Advocate also reported that oil spilling in the lake was a possibility after the …

News (U.S.)

Cockapoo's coastguard rescue after being swept out to sea

Sky News - First for Breaking News, video, headlines, analysis and top stories from business, politics, entertainment and more in the UK and …

UK News