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BP (Not Coast Guard): Gulf Cleanup Finally Complete

BP: Spill Cleanup Done

BP says it’s so, now round up the party favors: The cleanup efforts to wipe away all memory of the 2010 oil spill that lasted 85 days and sullied some 778 miles of Gulf of Mexico shore when the company’s Deepwater Horizon rig exploded is, after exhausting $14 billion and 70 million man-hours, officially over…. Read more »

Coast Guard Seeks Reason For Sailboat Chase [Video]

Coast Guard Looking For Reason Behind Sailboat Chase

Coast Guard officials are investigating the reasoning behind a sailboat chase Sunday afternoon. While a boat was moored near Sausalito on Sunday afternoon, the Coast Guard officers approached and asked to come aboard to inspect life jackets and safety equipment on board, according to ABC News. John McCormick, captain of the boat, told the officers… Read more »

Yacht Explosion A Hoax, Says Coast Guard

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Last night it was reported that a yacht exploded off the coast of New Jersey. Passengers were hurled into the water as the Coast Guard launched a massive rescue operation. Well, it turns out that the yacht explosion was a hoax. The thousands of dollars the Coast Guard spent on searching for survivors, however, was… Read more »