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  • 2 medevaced from cruise ship off New Jersey coast
  • Two women needed to be medevaced from a cruise ship located approximately 80 miles off the coast of Atlantic City, New Jersey on Tuesday due to separate medical emergencies.
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  • The Coast Guard came to the aid of woman injured when the sailboat she was in ran aground off southern New Jersey.
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  • The Coast Guard believes there could be a link between a hoax distress call reporting a yacht explosion off New Jersey earlier this month and a mayday call in Texas last month, an official said Wednesday.
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  • Click play to watch the report from Action News at noon
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  • Hoax emergency calls like the one about a yacht explosion off New Jersey cost U.S. taxpayers millions of dollars a year.
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  • A reported explosion on a motor yacht off central New Jersey likely was a hoax, the U.S. Coast Guard announced Monday night. It has launched an investigation to determine who was responsible for the extensive search and rescue operation that officials said cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.
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  • Action News
  • FBI agents descended on an island off Alaska after two Coast Guard members were found shot to death at work in what officials said appeared to be a double homicide.
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  • The Coast Guard was called on to medevac a man from a fishing boat in the waters off New Jersey.
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  • Action News
  • A government plan that ends most of BP's responsibility for cleaning up oil washing onto the Gulf Coast marks a shift toward restoration efforts by the company, but many in the region are worried about who will handle the monitoring of long-term effects from the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history.
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coast guard, gulf of mexico, new orleans, louisiana, environment, oil spill, bp, national/world
  • Sinking boat off Barnegat Light
  • Four people were rescued after their boat started taking on water off Barnegat Light, New Jersey.
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new jersey, water rescue, coast guard, local/state
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  • The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle arrived at Penn's Landing on Friday morning on the first stop of its 75th-anniversary tour across the Atlantic.
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philadelphia, pennsylvania, coast guard, local/state
  • United States Coast Guard
  • For the first time in the history of the U.S. Coast Guard, a New Jersey woman has achieved the rank of gunner's mate chief petty officer.
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