Coast Guard

File photo of an oil rig fire in the Gulf of Mexico. (credit: Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class(SW) Jeffery Tilghman Williams/Released/Getty Images)

Fire On Coastal Louisiana Oil Platform Extinguished

A fire that burned for more than a day on an oil production platform off Louisiana’s coast was extinguished early Saturday, the Coast Guard said.

05/23/2015

The Galveston-based Carnival Magic returned to her home port after being refused entry to Cozumel by Mexican health officials. (Photo by Andy Newman/Carnival Cruise Lines via Getty Images)

Cruise Ship Docked With Ebola-Watched Health Worker

The Galveston-based Carnival Magic returned to her home port after being refused entry to Cozumel by Mexican health officials.

10/19/2014

Cleanup efforts under way after a barge carrying a million gallons of crude oil collided with a ship. (Getty Images)

Galveston Bay Oil Spill Threatens Bird Migration

Cleanup efforts under way after a barge carrying a million gallons of crude oil collided with a ship.

03/23/2014

File photo of a dog. (Photo credit ROMEO GACAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Dogs Get Chopper Training

Two Coast Guard bomb-sniffing dogs have had some high-flying security training by being lowered from a helicopter to a boat.

02/12/2014

File photo of the U.S. Coast Guard patrolling the water.  (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Looks For Man Missing From Supply Boat

The Coast Guard and an oilfield supply boat continue to search for a missing crewman.

11/10/2013

File photo of a U.S. Coast Guard rescue operation. (Photo Credit: U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Coast Guard Suspends Search For Father, Son

On Monday, the Coast Guard suspended its search for a 48-year-old-man and his 10-year-old son; both were swept away Sunday near San Luis Pass.

05/28/2013

File photo of a U.S. Coast Guard rescue operation. (Photo Credit: U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

U.S. Coast Guard Suspends Search For Missing Boaters

After The U.S. Coast Guard Rescue crews searched approximately 5,400 miles for four boaters missing since last week, the search was suspended Sunday.

04/22/2013

(Photo Credit: Matthew Belson/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Coast Guard Rescues Boater; Searches For Others

The Coast Guard rescued one boater in the Gulf of Mexico on Friday, then turned search efforts to four others.

04/19/2013

File photo of a shrimp boat. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

3 Men Rescued From Burning Shrimp Boat Off Texas

Three people have escaped from a shrimp boat that caught fire in the Gulf of Mexico just off the Texas coast.

04/12/2013

In this handout from the U.S. Coast Guard, the cruise ship Carnival Triumph sits idle on Feb. 11, 2013 in the Gulf of Mexico. (credit: Paul McConnell/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Carnival Ship Moving Again After Tow Line Snaps

The crippled Carnival cruise slowly making its way back to dry land suffered another setback Thursday when a tow line snapped, setting the ship adrift once again as crews worked to repair it.

02/14/2013

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