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Coast Guard helps 5 in vessel taking on water near Carolina Beach

Coast Guard helps 5 in vessel taking on water near Carolina Beach

The search for a 24-year-old missing swimmer comes to an end after his body was discovered by a fisherman Sunday morning and then recovered by the Coast Guard. One was using a stand-up paddleboard, the other was a kayaker who had said he had capsized, according to the fire department. The Coast Guard said there were no injuries reported and there was no pollution as a result of the incident.


Trump to Russians, Comey a real nut job

Trump to Russians, Comey a real nut job

Leaders of the House oversight committee, Republican Jason Chaffetz and Democrat Elijah Cummings, said they would seek to subpoena any notes of meetings between Comey and Trump. Congressional investigators "will have to be very leery of crossing into Mr. Mueller's lane", he said. "The general consensus is it was a good decision to pick a special counsel", said South Carolina Republican Lindsey Graham, saying most lawmakers have "a lot of confidence in Mr.



Trump will put America first on climate: Tillerson

FAIRBANKS-Governor Bill Walker Thursday discussed the importance of Alaska's strategic geopolitical role in national security during a meeting with U.S. But at the meeting on Thursday, the forum presented a united front with Tillerson pledging continued USA commitment to the intergovernmental forum. The Canadian foreign minister thanked the USA delegation for signing the document today.


5 new things we learnt from Sally Yates Testimony about Michael Flynn

5 new things we learnt from Sally Yates Testimony about Michael Flynn

General Flynn worked as the head of the Military Intelligence Agency (DIA), until he was sacked by President Barack Obama in 2014, reportedly because of his chaotic management. Investigations by several congressional committees have been bogged down for weeks amid accusations by Democrats that Republicans have stalled progress to protect the White House.



Kearny Memorial Day Parade Thursday; other tributes to follow

Highway 63 on Gresham Road. With Memorial Day just 10 days away, veterans groups begin to reflect on the sacrifices made by soldiers of past wars. The ceremony is set for 9 a.m. and the pick-up will be Tuesday, May 30. Decoration Day and then Memorial Day used to be held on May 30, regardless of the day of the week, on which it fell.