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US Coast Guard Seizes 15,000 Pounds Of Cocaine From Semi-Submersible Vessel In The Carbibbean

MIAMI BEACH, FL - AUGUST 02: U.S. Coast Guard crew members from the Cutter Oak offload some of the 15,000 pounds of cocaine worth more than $180 million on August 2, 2011 in Miami Beach, Florida. The cocaine was seized from a self-propelled semi-submersible vessel in the western Caribbean Sea on July 13. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

$180 million in cocaine found in sunken submarine

U.S. authorities have recovered nearly 15,000 pounds of cocaine worth an estimated $180 million from a sunken submarine-like vessel used by smugglers off the coast of Honduras.