Coast Guard rescues 4 from sailboat off North Carolina coast

Coast Guard rescues 4 from sailboat off North Carolina coast
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued four people Saturday from a sailboat after the sailboat’s sails were damaged by high winds approximately 60 miles southeast of Bald Head Island. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard 5th District Command Center in Portsmouth, Virginia, received an alert at approximately 6 p.m. from an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon registered to the 40-foot,...

Coast Guard enforces restricted area during USS George H.W. Bush commissioning

NORFOLK, Va. – The Coast Guard and other law enforcement personnel will conduct maritime security patrols during the USS George H.W. Bush commissioning ceremony Saturday at Naval Station Norfolk.