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Still from a video taken by the U.S. Coast Guard of the drug sub bust. (Credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

Drug Sub Caught By California Coast Guard, $181 Million In Cocaine Seized

The U.S. Coast Guard based in Northern California seized 12,000 pounds of cocaine from a vessel in the Eastern Pacific in the largest bust of its kind in guard history.


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UPDATE: Coast Guard Halts Tahoe Queen For Problems Unrelated To New Year’s Day Grounding

The U.S. Coast Guard has grounded operations of a popular Lake Tahoe cruise boat.


The Coast Guard received a distress signal shortly after Andrew Henry Ewing set course for the Philippines in his 30-foot boat, the Alma. (Photo: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Sacramento Sailor’s Body Recovered In San Francisco Bay

Andrew Henry Ewing had set sail for the Philippines in his 30-foot sailboat the Alma, which sank off the rocks near the Golden Gate Bridge.


Coast Guard crew members aboard a HH-65C Dolphin helicopter. (U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Coast Guard Calls Off Search For Boat; Could Be Hoax

Rescuers have stopped searching the cold Pacific Ocean for a couple, two young children and a sinking sailboat as questions of a hoax arise amid no reports of the missing family or any registration of the vessel in question.


Coast Guard Saves Stranded Yacht

Coast Guard crew members from Sacramento flew a C-130 Hercules 500 miles off the California coast Saturday afternoon to save people on board a yacht.


UPDATE: Two Rescued From Yacht Stranded Off SF Coast

The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued two injured sailors from a yacht that was hit by a monster wave while participating in an around-the-world race.


Search Under Way In Half Moon Bay For Missing Boater

Coast Guard crews are searching for a 64-year-old man who went missing after taking his boat out on a fishing trip off a Half Moon Bay harbor.