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Coast Guard Rescue

WATCH: U.S. Coast Guard Rescues Gigantic Turtle

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 08.13.2014 | Green

It's not every day an 800-pound sea turtle needs a hand. But that's exactly what one stranded leatherback turtle required after the reptile became ent...

Container Ship Rescues 3 Stranded On Destroyed Sailboat

AP | Jennifer Sinco Kelleher | Posted 08.12.2014 | Green

HONOLULU (AP) - A container ship crew on Monday rescued three men who were stranded in a sailboat off the Hawaiian islands for about 24 hours as Hurri...

Coast Guard Makes Improbable Rescue In Dark And Sharky Waters

Posted 11.03.2013 | Good News

Ron Tubbs could not be more grateful for the little green laser he carried with him to work on Friday. Tubbs’ office is the open sea, and his job...

Coast Guard Parachutes Packages Of Blood To Cruise Ship In Need (VIDEO)

Posted 10.07.2013 | Weird News

Does the thought of floating out in the middle of the ocean kind of freak you out? Even if you are on a luxury cruise ship, what if something went wro...

LOOK: 15 Stories Of Heroism During Hurricane Sandy

Sarah Medina | Posted 10.31.2012 | Good News

The last 24 hours have been rough on the East Coast, to say the least. We don't know when hundreds of thousands of people will have power again, or wh...

Coast Guard Rescues 10 From Burning Fishing Boat

AP | Posted 06.22.2012 | World

HONOLULU — Ten members of a Taiwanese fishing ship were rescued in the Pacific after being forced to abandon the burning vessel before it sank, ...

DRAMATIC RESCUE: Two Men Stranded In Lake Michigan Are Saved

Posted 04.20.2012 | Good News

In a dramatic rescue Wednesday, two sailors clinging to a capsized boat in freezing Lake Michigan were saved by the Chicago Police Department's Marine...

1 Dead, 3 Missing After Coast Guard Helicopter Crash

AP | MELISSA NELSON | Posted 04.29.2012 | Politics

MOBILE, Ala. — As divers searched the muddy bottom of Alabama's Mobile Bay, a salvage ship was dispatched Wednesday to the sunken wreckage of a ...