A Virginia man was sentenced Friday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for a murder he committed here in Southern California.
More than a dozen suspected illegal immigrants were captured early Tuesday on a Southern California beach after a smuggling boat capsized in rough surf.
Federal agents arrested 14 would-be illegal immigrants when their boat overturned at Crystal Cove State Park Tuesday.
The governor is citing improved sea conditions as cause to extend the search that has lasted four days.
Rescue crews Tuesday will continue searching for seven missing men who were aboard a boat that capsized in the Gulf of California.
A chartered ship, packed with Americans on a Fourth of July fishing trip, was struck by two rogue waves in the Sea of Cortez and capsized Sunday.
Immigration authorities have detained 10 suspected illegal immigrants in the Malibu area — part of trend by Mexican smugglers to bring their human cargo farther north by boat.
For some in Long Beach, the marinas and waterfront are a home away from home — but for others, it’s just home.
The U.S. Coast Guard will be out patrolling the waters off the California coast starting this weekend in a major crackdown aimed at intoxicated boaters.
U.S. immigration officials say they have intercepted a record number of attempts in the past year involving small boats aiming to bring illegal immigrants ashore.
Nineteen passengers on a distressed tour boat were rescued Friday after the vessel began smoking off Newport Beach.
The boat that overturned in calm seas with 10 people, including two children, on board may have been carrying too many passengers, according to the boat’s manufacturer.
Authorities say a sailboat has capsized off San Diego, leaving two men dead and seven people injured.
The Coast Guard says a 66-year-old California man has been rescued from the Gulf of Mexico after his 40-foot sailboat became disabled about 125 miles from the mouth of the Mississippi River.
Petty Officer Paul Ramos was driving a Coast Guard vessel when it collided with a pleasure boat on San Diego Bay during the 2009 Christmas Parade of Lights.