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Coast Guard, Federal Operation Results In Massive Cocaine Seizure

Federal officials have seized more than 56,000 pounds of cocaine in only six months into the new year.

The U.S. Navy, Coast Guard and federal law enforcement agencies seized the cocaine in a record-breaking operation. 124 more words

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Change-of-command ceremony set by Coast Guard in Va.

YORKTOWN, Va. (AP) — A change-of-command ceremony is scheduled in Yorktown at the Coast Guard Force Readiness Command, or FORCECOM.

Rear Adm. Scott Buschman will relinquish command Friday to Rear Adm. 105 more words

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Change-of-command ceremony set by Coast Guard in Yorktown

YORKTOWN, Va. (AP) — A change-of-command ceremony is scheduled in Yorktown at the Coast Guard Force Readiness Command, or FORCECOM.

Rear Adm. Scott Buschman will relinquish command Friday to Rear Adm. 104 more words

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Sailors safe after boat runs aground near Kiribati

Two sailors making their way from Lanai to Tahiti are safe after becoming stranded on a remote island near Kiribati.

According to the Coast Guard, the men’s sailboat ran aground on a reef. 61 more words

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Federal Register Highlights - 4/16/15

Unpublished, time-sensitive and proposed rules for April 16, 2015:

PROPOSED RULE: This proposed rule would extend enhanced funding for Medicaid eligibility systems as part of a state’s mechanized claims  processing system, and would update conditions and standards for such systems, including adding to and updating current Medicaid Management Information Systems (MMIS) conditions and standards. 1,448 more words

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Large Swells With Sneaker Waves Prompt Warning For Bay Area Beaches

(CBS SF) — Anyone planning a trip to the beach or going into Bay Area waters later this week should be cautious of a large swell expected along the coast, according to the U.S. 256 more words

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Coast Guard brings record drug haul to San Diego

SAN DIEGO — A Coast Guard ship returned to its San Diego home port Thursday carrying a record 14-ton narcotic haul seized from seafaring drug traffickers in recent months. 130 more words

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