Over 700 Barges Stranded by Mississippi River Closure in Memphis Due to Bridge Crack
The U.S. Coast Guard said 44 vessels with a total of 709 barges are now in the queue as a 1-miles stretch of the Mississippi River remains closed after a...
A Coast Guard reservist lights off a flare during his survival swim at the Reserve Boatcrew College at Station Curtis Bay, Md., Friday, April 3, 2009. All of the students had to successfully swim in open waters and use a flare during their survival swim training. (Coast Guard photo/Petty Officer 3rd Class Ayla Kelley)
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