Trump discusses the ‘invisible’ F-35 plane while visiting members of the US coast guard. Donald Trump returned to a favourite subject on Thursday, telling a US coast guard audience the air force was ordering a new plane that was “almost like an invisible fighter”. Show More Summary
Here's the latest for Thursday, November 23rd: Trump visits Coast Guard Station in Florida; Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade runs with ramped up security; Myanmar agreement is signed to allow the return of refugees; Mother bear and cubs caught on camera at mall.
Donald Trump: It is an honour to be here. I have to tell you, you know. The Coast Guard always respected, but if you're looking at it as a brand, there's no brand that went up more than the Coast Guard with what happened in Texas, and I would say in particular, Texas has been incredible. Show More Summary
President Donald Trump joked about beating a member of the U.S. Coast Guard in an arm wrestle during a Thanksgiving visit to a station in Riviera Beach, Florida, near the President’s Mar-a-Lago club
There’s something about speaking to U.S. Coast Guard service members that brings out President Donald Trump’s simmering anger at the media. The president served sandwiches Thanksgiving Day to Coast Guard members near his Mar-A-Lago resort in Florida, where he praised himself and...
As members of the Newport Harbor High Class of ’55 turn 80-plus years old, Denny Fitzpatrick continues working full time with his foot firmly on the gas pedal, just like his days as a guard on the Harbor, Orange Coast College and UC Berkeley basketball teams. Fitzpatrick, considered one of the all-time greatest players in […]
The Coast Guard was alerted to a 17-foot boat found spinning in a circle in the ocean water located about eight miles off the coast of California on Sunday. The vessel was empty, with the man believed to have been operating the boat,...Show More Summary
The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended a search for a person believed to be missing in a boating incident that left one man dead Sunday near Half Moon Bay, officials said. “They’ve been searching all night, and all morning as well,” said Cody Staneart, chief marine science technician with the Coast Guard’s Incident Management Division. Show More Summary
The U.S. Coast Guard Academy has begun its first major upgrade to save on energy and replace aging utilities at the 85-year-old Connecticut campus. The New London-based academy launched the … Click to Continue »
The Stars & Stripes reports that the guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer responded to a Coast Guard request for assistance from a 32-foot recreational boat which was sinking 40 miles off the California coast. “We were in close proximity to the crew members just minutes after their boat submerged, and are proud to have […]
Coast Guard searched Chesapeake Saturday, Sunday.
The Coast Guard and state officials in Connecticut and New York are urging boaters to winterize their vessels within the next few weeks to guard against hazards from cold weather … Click to Continue »
The U.S. Coast Guard says it stopped a runaway boat near the North Carolina coast after the boat's operator was knocked into the water. A statement from the Coast Guard … Click to Continue »
The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating a death aboard a Panama-flagged tanker moored in Richmond, California. A spokesman for the U.S. Coast Guard said that personnel recovered a body on board the tanker Argent Sunrise at approximately 7:24 p.m. Show More Summary
A new search and rescue vessel being built for the Turkish Coast Guard has successfully passed its capsize test with its engines running, marking a first for self-righting SAR vessels, according to Dutch shipbuilder Damen. The full-scale...Show More Summary
The Coast Guard intercepted 14 different suspected drug smuggling runs, which were often loaded with pure, uncut cocaine
It appears their supposed rescuers, members of the Libyan coast guard, were trying to capture them to return them to North Africa
At least five African migrants drowned and 58 others were injured last week when their rickety boat capsized while on its way to Europe. It appears their supposed rescuers, members of the Libyan coast guard, were trying to capture them to return them to North Africa. Seth Doane reports.
The U.S. Coast Guard, as a public service to holiday gift shoppers has announced its recommended USCG Approved gifts for 12 nautical days of Christmas… and while they forgot to mention the new tools & toys in the gCaptain store… there are lots of important items on the list. Show More Summary
A Virginia man has been convicted of making a false distress call to the U.S. Coast Guard. News outlets report a federal jury found 39-year-old Justin Stahmer guilty of communicating … Click to Continue »