Coast Guard

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President’s Address At Coast Guard Academy To Highlight Climate Change

President Barack Obama is framing the challenges of climate change as a matter of national security that threatens to aggravate poverty and political instability around the globe and jeopardize the readiness of U.S. forces.

05/20/2015

Eagle (File: Joe Raedle/Getty Images News)

Coast Guard Barque ‘Eagle’ Sails Back To Connecticut

The Coast Guard Barque Eagle has sailed back into its homeport after spending six months in dry-dock in Baltimore for extensive maintenance.

05/09/2015

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Tugboat Sinks In Icy Waters Off Fire Island

FIRE ISLAND, N.Y. (AP) _ One tugboat crew member died and three others were rescued Saturday when their boat sank in icy and stormy waters about a mile off Fire Island, authorities said. One of […]

03/15/2015

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Computer Tech Sentenced In Information Theft

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A civilian computer technician working for the Coast Guard has been sentenced to three years’ probation after pleading guilty to stealing personal information from hundreds of computers and personal electronic devices […]

03/03/2015

Coast Guard Barque Eagle (File:  Joe Raedle/Getty Images News)

Coast Guard Museum Association Honors First 100 Donors

The National Coast Guard Museum Association is honoring the first 100 donors who contributed toward the goal of building a museum in downtown New London.

02/06/2015

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Computer Technician Pleads Guilty To Data Theft

A computer technician working for the Coast Guard has pleaded guilty to charges he stole personal information from hundreds of computers and personal electronic devices brought in for repair.

11/13/2014

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Coast Guard To Step Up Efforts In Ebola Battle

The Coast Guard will contact ships that have recently been to Ebola-affected countries to ask whether passengers have symptoms of the virus before they are allowed into Long Island Sound ports.

10/07/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (credit: Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Coast Guard Sector To Contact Ships From Ebola-Affected Countries Before Allowing Into Port

One U.S. Coast Guard sector says it will contact ships that have recently been to Ebola-affected countries to ask whether passengers have symptoms of the virus before they are allowed into port.

10/07/2014

Replacement pump for Eagle (Petty Officer 1st Class Brandyn Hill/Coast Guard Photo)

Lobstermen Rescued by Coast Guard

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued four lobstermen whose boat sank off Block Island. Authorities say the 60-foot boat began taking on water early Thursday, about 40 miles south of Block […]

10/02/2014

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Coast Guard To Clean Up New Haven Oil Spill

The Coast Guard is preparing for an environmental cleanup at a former power plant in New Haven following an oil spill

10/02/2014

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