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Shutdown Keeps 'Deadliest Catch' Fishery Closed

AP | RACHEL D'ORO | Posted 12.16.2013 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska's multimillion-dollar red king crab season opened Tuesday, but most of the participating boats remained at dock beca...

'Deadliest Catch': Crewman Jumps Into Freezing Water For Ivory

Posted 07.24.2013 | TV

While it's not their usual target, the crew of the Wizard couldn't resist when they spotted a dead walrus floating in the Bering Sea on this week's "D...

'Deadliest Catch': Nearly Knocked Into The Icy Depths

Posted 07.10.2013 | TV

The men on "Deadliest Catch" face certain death every day. For the crew of the Seabrooke, it was the chance of a cold, watery grave that they were fac...

A Fight Leads To A Firing On 'Deadliest Catch'

Posted 08.26.2013 | TV

For once, the danger on "Deadliest Catch" wasn't due to the forces of nature -- it was a fight on the boat. On the Wizard, greenhorn Dane was sick...

'Deadliest Catch': Jake Struggling To Find Place On New Ship

Posted 06.19.2013 | TV

Jake Anderson was living with his big decision to leave the Northwestern after five years on "Deadliest Catch." What he learned pretty quickly on his ...

'Deadliest Catch': Captain's Distraction Nearly Costs A Life

Posted 06.12.2013 | TV

Sometimes the danger comes from within on "Deadliest Catch." Well, from a combination of turmoil within and turmoil in the seas. For Elliott, captaini...

Fireworks Disaster Costs Crewman His Job On 'Deadliest Catch'

Posted 06.05.2013 | TV

It turns out that the job isn't always the most dangerous thing the crews can face on "Deadliest Catch." For Time Bandit deckhand, Dave, it was a cele...

'Deadliest Catch' Sees Another Departure

Posted 05.29.2013 | TV

On Tuesday's episode of “Deadliest Catch,” Jake Anderson made the emotional decision to walk off the Northwestern after being offered another job ...

'Deadliest Catch': Punch Could Cost Jake His Job

Posted 05.22.2013 | TV

Jake Anderson reached his boiling point on "Deadliest Catch," and then he snapped. He was feeling frustrated over his position on the Northwestern, wo...

'Deadliest Catch': Lenny Hit By Buoy Too Close To His Eye

Posted 05.01.2013 | TV

Danger is around every corner for the crews on "Deadliest Catch." Sometimes it comes from the most unexpected places, and sometimes it comes so quickl...

'Deadliest Catch': Kerby Nearly Crushes His Own Son

Posted 04.24.2013 | TV

Engineer Kerby Mitchell almost made a deadly mistake he would have never been able to forgive himself for on "Deadliest Catch." He was still learning ...

'Deadliest Catch: The Bait': Elliott Neese On Getting Fired

Posted 04.17.2013 | TV

Discovery is offering a new "pre-show" for the ninth season of their signature hit. "Deadliest Catch: The Bait" will feature candid chats with the cap...

'Deadliest Catch: Josh Harris Explains Why Brother Jake Isn't There

Posted 04.17.2013 | TV

Fans of brothers Jake and Josh Harris got an explanation as to why Jake wasn't in any of the promos for the new season of "Deadliest Catch" when they ...

Crowdfunding as a Life Saver

Michael Drew | Posted 06.01.2013 | Impact
Michael Drew

This is remarkable. This speaks to where we are as a society. Despite rising costs, a sluggish economy and uncertainty in many other areas of life, people are giving to help someone get better.

Deadliest Catch Proves They Are Twitter's Toughest Tough Guys

Shira Lazar | Posted 05.11.2013 | Technology
Shira Lazar

They may be skilled at sea, but these TV stars of Deadliest Catch are still getting used to the politics of Twitter. Not only do they feel guilty for wasting time and ignoring their families when they get sucked into social media, but it's also damaging their mojo while fishing.

Mother: Cruel Hoax Killed My Son

Posted 12.30.2012 | Teen

The mother of Thomas Doty, a young man who died from cancer, says that her family is still being harassed by the perpetrator of a cruel hoax that gave...

Best Shows To Catch Up On A Rainy Day

The Huffington Post | HuffPost TV Staff | Posted 12.29.2012 | TV

You're not alone if you're ready to turn off the news and get your mind off Hurricane Sandy. News anchor Katie Couric, for example, tweeted that sh...

Fishing Continues to Top Deadliest Job List

Matt Rand | Posted 11.25.2012 | Green
Matt Rand

Commercial fishing remains the deadliest job in America, according to data released by the Department of Labor. New statistics about on-the-job deaths in 2011 show that fishermen continue to have a higher chance of dying while working compared with those in other occupations.

'Deadliest Catch: Revelations': Captain Breaks Down In Tears

Posted 08.01.2012 | TV

Discovery offered up a reunion of their monster hit series with "Deadliest Catch: Revelations" (Tue., 9 p.m. ET on Discovery). The special interviewed...

'Deadliest Catch' Season Ends With Severe Injury And Death

Posted 07.25.2012 | TV

Another hard-fought season on "Deadliest Catch" (Mon., 8 p.m. ET on Discovery). In the season finale, tragedy struck as crew heard of the death of a c...

'Deadliest Catch': Near Doom With 50 Tons Of Excess Water

Posted 07.18.2012 | TV

Sig Hansen had his hands full -- and his boat full -- on "Deadliest Catch" (Tue., 9 p.m. ET on Discovery). The crew found themselves in a frightening ...

'Deadliest Catch': Blackout Leaves Ship Adrift In Sea Of Ice

Posted 07.11.2012 | TV

Training and experience are a fisherman's best friend on the treacherous waters worked on "Deadliest Catch" (Tue., 9 p.m. ET on Discovery). That's wha...

Elizabeth Kuster

'Deadliest Catch' Captain Sig Hansen: 'Every Time We Leave The Dock With A Full Load Of Pots, I'm Afraid'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elizabeth Kuster | Posted 10.20.2012 | Healthy Living

Sig Hansen has been captain of the crab-fishing vessel Northwestern for almost 20 years, and he and his boat have starred on the Discovery Channel's E...

'After The Catch': 'Deadliest Catch' Special

Posted 07.04.2012 | TV

On the "Deadliest Catch" special, "After the Catch" (Tue., 10 p.m. ET on Discovery), stars of the show talked about what it's been like since they los...

'Deadliest Catch': Danger For The Time Bandit

Posted 07.04.2012 | TV

There were some tense times for the crew of the Time Bandit on "Deadliest Catch" (Tue., 9 p.m. ET on Discovery) Tuesday night. It was coming to th...