The driver told authorities that he misjudged lights on the pier, but the Coast Guard has said the driver was also under the influence of alcohol.
"When going out kayaking please ensure you have all the correct safety equipment and a means to call for help," an RNLI spokesperson said after multiple kayakers were rescued.
The unknown culprit, reportedly speaking in an American accent, cited links to the Russian government and threatened to set off anti-submarine weapons and shoot down planes.
The passenger—who has not yet been named—was rescued on Wednesday morning from the Oosterdam, a Holland America Line liner that was en-route to Yakutat, Alaska.
"We're still holding hope that someone may have swam to shore."
The crew of a commercial fishing vessel rescued the exhausted man.
"We are deeply troubled by what appear to be repeated efforts by the Coast Guard to impede our investigation," Democrats Elijah Cummings and Bennie Thompson wrote in a letter to Coast Guard Adm. Karl Schultz.
Climate change is driving rising global temperatures and melting huge amounts of ice in the Arctic, opening the region to the world's great powers.
"It looked like it was coming down in the sand on top of people," one witness said.
The Coast Guard lifted the girl from the liner to their chopper using a metal basket.
The cruise liner was on its final day of a four-day cruise when the 37-year-old fell into the water.
The Alaskan Coast Guard rescued a 61-year-old woman on Tuesday and a 62-year-old woman on Wednesday.
The U.S. Armed Forces is made up of seven uniformed branches.
Maxine Waters warns that Democrats, liberal members of the news media and all other critics of President Donald Trump are "walking targets" after a judge ordered the release of alleged Coast Guard "terrorist" Christopher Hasson.
Two individuals had "minor medical issues" that were treated by the cruise ship's medical staff, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
U.S. Coast Guard Captain Kevin Oditt said authorities deployed 8,500-feet of boom to capture the chemical waste in the water.
The Libyan coastguard has enjoyed all kind of support from European governments in exchange for preventing refugees and migrants from reaching European shores - even if such cooperation results in torture.
Christopher Hasson, a self-described white nationalist, is accused of planning an attack against Democratic politicians and the media.
"He's not going to thank law enforcement because he's probably not happy about what law enforcement did," Michael Steele speculated.
There are reports, citing official court documents, suggesting Hasson was embarking on a plot to attack the homeland.
The passenger was airlifted to a Savannah, Georgia hospital within about an hour.
More than 42,000 Coast Guard members have missed their paychecks.
42,000 active-duty U.S. Coast Guard members will be working without pay.
"While it may be uncomfortable to deal with the hard facts, it's best to avoid the 'hide your head in the sand' reaction," the Coast Guard said in a now-removed tip sheet.
The U.S. Coast Guard has been preserving its mission to carry out essential duties — without funding .
The crash is believed to have happened shortly before 10 a.m. on Thursday.
Nearby fisherman came to the rescue when luxury vessel caught fire at sea.