Coast Guard

Two Bradley Fighting Vehicles are parked next to the Lincoln Memorial before President Donald Trump's "Salute to America," event honoring service branches on Independence Day, Tuesday, July 2, 2019, in Washington.
Andrew Harnik/AP Photo
July 03, 2019 - 7:45 am
By Robert Burns, Lolita C. Baldor and Darlene Superville, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is marshalling tanks, bombers and other machinery of war for a Fourth of July celebration that traditionally is light on military might, while critics accused him of using America's...
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Coast Guard
March 09, 2019 - 11:04 am
By Junko Ogura, CNN (CNN) -- More than 80 people were injured after a high-speed boat collided with a "marine creature" off the northwest coast of Japan, the country's Coast Guard told CNN. The boat was carrying 121 passengers during the collision, injuring 87 people traveling on the vessel,...
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KRIV FOX 26 via AP
February 23, 2019 - 6:40 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — A Boeing 767 cargo jetliner heading to Houston with three people aboard disintegrated after crashing Saturday into a bay east of the city, according to a Texas sheriff. Witnesses told emergency personnel that the twin-engine plane "went in nose first," leaving a debris field three-...
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Statue of Liberty
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
February 22, 2019 - 3:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — I once wrote, "You can't go back because back isn't there anymore." It was an observation on trying to re-live the past. Returning to places where I lived, worked and loved, I found my most vivid memories had vanished. But as most of my friends have found when trying...
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This image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson.
U.S. District Court via AP
February 21, 2019 - 3:35 pm
GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A Coast Guard officer suspected of drawing up a hit list of top Democrats and network TV journalists spent hours on his work computer researching the words and deeds of infamous bombers and mass shooters while also stockpiling weapons, federal prosecutors said Thursday. Lt...
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Commander Joseph Coffey
Archdiocese for the Military Services
Mark Abrams
January 27, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia priest serving nearly 20 years as a Navy chaplain won't be coming home anytime soon. He's been tapped by Pope Francis to serve as an auxiliary bishop in the Archdiocese for Military Services. Bishop-elect Joseph Coffey has ministered to tens of...
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Willow Grove Fire Company.
Courtesy of Rich Drennen
Andrew Kramer
January 24, 2019 - 9:25 pm
WILLOW GROVE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The government shutdown has been tough on many, especially workers who haven't received a paycheck in awhile. That includes those who serve in the U.S. Coast Guard. Now, a volunteer fire company in Montgomery County is stepping in, hoping to help. Willow Grove...
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The government shutdown means low funds for the thousands of people who haven't been getting paid the last two weeks. An Atlantic City business is helping ease the financial burden by providing free meals for Coast Guard members.
Dreamstime
Antionette Lee
January 08, 2019 - 8:05 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The government shutdown means low funds for the thousands of people who haven't been getting paid the last two weeks. An Atlantic City business is helping ease the financial burden by providing free meals for Coast Guard members. Kevin Cronin is the Executive...
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Federal workers brace for long shutdown
CNN
January 02, 2019 - 10:00 am
By Gregory Wallace, CNN (CNN) -- Banks and credit unions that cater to federal workers are readying financial help for their customers as the government shutdown drags on. The assistance includes low- or no-interest payroll advances and loans for workers facing dwindling cash reserves. A total of...
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Missionary killed by tribespeople
John Allen Chau/Instagram
November 23, 2018 - 9:26 am
By Euan McKirdy, CNN (CNN) -- The Christian evangelist who attempted to convert one of the world's last remaining isolated tribes wrote of his convictions in pursuing the mission even in the face of open hostility and attempts on his life, according to diary entries and notes. In excerpts from his...
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