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MISSING AT SEA: Scott and Jennifer Hansen have been missing and are presumed dead since last being seen on St. Croix the first day of Hurricane Maria’s passing — Sept. 19, 2017. CHRISTIANSTED — Friends and family say they are still holding out hopes — against all odds — that

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TOTAL DEVASTATION: Aerial view of devastation following Hurricane Irma at Bitter End in Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands September 8, 2017, is seen in this still image taken from social media video. ROAD TOWN, Tortola, BVI — The U.S. government is turning away people trying to flee the hurricane-devastated British

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AERIAL VIEW: Of St. John following Hurricane Irma on Sept. 6. 2017. CRUZ BAY — The Asolare restaurant is gone, practically blown off its cliff, along with its world-famous carrot ginger soup. The facade of Margarita Phil’s is a junkyard of yellow and vermilion planks. Multimillion-dollar homes and aluminum huts alike

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SAN JUAN — Puerto Rico authorities say more than 20 people have been injured, three of them seriously, in a boat crash off the island’s southwest coast. The collision took place Tuesday night near the tourist town of La Parguera, a popular weekend boating destination. A police statement Wednesday says

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GUARDED MOMENT: U.S. Coast Guard Rear Admiral Peter Brown (right) stands next to Florida Gov. Rick Scott. SAN JUAN — The number of apprehensions of migrants with criminal records trying to illegally re-enter the U.S. after being deported has increased in the region, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Monday.

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  NARCO SUBMARINE: The U.S. Coast Guard boards vessels by force, sometimes at night, in extremely dangerous operations. CHRISTIANSTED – Seven Venezuelan men were arraigned in federal court today on drug smuggling conspiracy-related charges, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Felix Gomez, 37; Roman Jose Aguilera Gig, 37; Jesus

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NOT BALING HAY: Cocaine seized off the coast of Curacao during joint training exercises. Photo Credit: MC3 (SW/AW) Casey J. Hopkins/U.S. Navy WILLEMSTAD — In the Navy’s version of the popular TV show, “Deadliest Catch,” the coastal patrol vessel Zephyr and its embarked Coast Guard Law Enforcement Detachment have made a large

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MV ZENITH CRUISE SHIP TO THE RESCUE! The cruise ship rescued boaters going from St. Thomas to St. Croix. ADVERTORIAL: To find out how you can help someone with a gambling addiction, press play below: CHARLOTTE AMALIE – The U.S. Coast Guard says a cruise ship helped authorities rescue six

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COAST GUARD TO THE RESCUE! ADVERTORIAL: To find out how you can help someone with a gambling addiction, press play below: SANTO DOMINGO — Two Americans were rescued by Coast Guard crewmen after their fishing boat sank north of the Dominican Republic. Kirk Plender of New Hampshire and John Boone

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SAVED BY THE COAST GUARD! Josh Kaufman of Florida is lucky to be alive after a freak sighting by the U.S. Coast Guard spared his life. SAN JUAN — The U.S. Coast Guard says a Florida kayaker who went about 15 miles off course without a life jacket is lucky

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