A camera on a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter records a dramatic rescue after the man spent 12 hours in the water 40 miles off of Montauk, Long Island. The lobsterman is being treated for hypothermia and exposure.
The U.S. Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security and a Lieutenant Colonel working undercover for the California National Guard's Counter Drug Program talk patterns of maritime smuggling and their strategies to catch the criminals.
The elite group of rescue swimmers from the U.S. Coast Guard goes through training considered as grueling as Navy SEALs to join the small community charged with swimming into the face of danger. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.
HMS Bounty survivor, Douglas Faunt, tells the harrowing details his rescue by the U.S. Coast Guard after his ship sank during super storm Sandy.
See what it takes to become a Rescue Swimmer for the U.S. Coast Guard. An exclusive look inside the Coast Guard Aviation Technical Training Center, Elizabeth City, N.C.
The U.S. Coast Guard reports the Carnival Dream has lost power, and the ship is docked in Saint Maarten, reports CNBC's Simon Hobbs.
Captain Gordon Loebl, U.S. Coast Guard, discusses rescue and recovery efforts at sea after Super Storm Sandy.
The U.S. Coast Guard is indicating that a new oil slick in the Gulf of Mexico is consistant with the same kind of oil that is produced by the Deepwater Horizon well. NBC's Brian Williams reports.
Hercules 265 rig fire that has caused collapse of the drill floor and derrick after a July 23, 2013 night explosion is shown in this U.S. Coast Guard photo released by the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement on July 24, 2013. REUTERS/U.S. Coast Guard/BSEE/Handout via Reuters
Crew aboard a commercial fishing boat , portraying a U.S. Coast Guard vessel engages in mock combat with a sailboat during the Great Battle for the Conch Republic in Key West, Florida, April 26, 2013. For 30 years, a real Coast Guard vessel and its crew have participated in the event, but sequestrat