Watch as merchant vessels, along with the US Coast Guard, rescue 46 crew, who were forced to abandon their boat when it started sinking in the Bering Sea, Alaska.
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Video: Dolphin rescued after landing in a boat
The US Coast Guard rescued a distressed dolphin after the mammal landed in a boat off the Florida coast. Watch a video of the rescue!
US Coast Guard urges sailors to inspect their life jackets
A marine safety alert has been issued by the US Coast Guard after it found more than 60 life jackets which had to be destroyed during a recent inspection.
Video: US Coast Guard launches safety app
The Boating Safety Mobile app aims to help boaters make sure their vessel is seaworthy. It also has an "Emergency Assistance" button.
US Coast Guard seize 21 tonnes of cocaine
The drugs were offloaded from a US Coast Guard cutter earlier this week, following seizures off the coast of Central and South America.
Man rescued after two month ordeal in the Pacific
Officials with the US Coast Guard say the man was drifting in the Southeastern Pacific Ocean in a 23-foot skiff before being rescued by a passing bulk carrier.
Three rescued after being shipwrecked on uninhabited Pacific island
Three men, who were stranded on an uninhabited Pacific island for three days, are now safe, after using palm fronds to spell the word "help" in the sand.