The U.S. Coast Guard Reports missing Fishermen

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The U.S. Coast Guard has reported 4 fishermen missing off the Texas gulf Coast after their boat sank. 

According to officials, the Coast Guard received a distress signal from the 50-foot boat around 3:30 on Friday.  There were five men aboard, and Petty Officer Richard Braham says one of them was rescued. 

The USCG has searched a 2,000 square-mile area and is using a small boat, two airplanes and a helicopter in the search.

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