Lawmakers are still working to fight harassment and retaliation in the Coast Guard ranks

Following an 18-month probe into how the Coast Guard responds to complaints of bullying, harassment and retaliation, and a recent congressional hearing on the matter, Democratic U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson of Mississippi said Congress' work is not over


Heroic Coasties receive Distinguished Flying Crosses for rescuing hundreds from Hurricane Harvey

Four Coast Guard members who faced extraordinary conditions while saving an infant, a pregnant woman and dozens more during a powerful 2017 storm have been awarded prestigious medals for their heroism


Coast Guard pilot awarded Distinguished Flying Cross for saving lives during Hurricane Harvey

Lieutenant John Briggs, known as JJ to his friends and family, received the Distinguished Flying Cross for acts of heroism after Cat. 4 Hurricane Harvey battered the Louisiana and Texas Gulf Coast regions in late August 2017


Florida owner of 'Sea You Twerk' charter boat no longer on a f*cking boat thanks to the Coast Guard

The U.S. Coast Guard had ordered the owner of an illegal 45-foot charter boat, named "Sea You Twerk," to stop operating. Now, Dallas Lad, 38, will serve 30 days in federal prison — and when he's released, he will not be able to own or go on a boat for three years


Intense video shows a Coast Guard helo rescuing boaters during a raging storm on Lake Huron

A helicopter crew from the U.S. Coast Guard's Air Station Traverse City braved 35 mph winds and 15-foot-high waves and thunderstorm conditions to rescue four people stuck aboard a boat in Lake Huron