A convicted smuggler who rammed his boat into a Coast Guard vessel off the Southern California coast, killing a crewman, has been sentenced to life in federal prison.
Pilots and flight crews are conducting aerial training exercises in Ventura County in preparation for what officials fear could be a dangerous wildfire season.
Two Mexican nationals were convicted Wednesday in the death of a 34-year-old U.S. Coast Guard officer when they rammed his search vessel with their smuggling boat near the Channel Islands.
Two Mexican nationals were charged Monday with a Coast Guard officer’s death after ramming their panga boat into the officer’s search boat near the Channel Islands over the weekend, authorities reported.
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.0 jolted the Channel Islands region on Tuesday.
Four bodies have been found near an overturned fishing boat off the coast of the Channel Islands, according to authorities.
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Three fishermen were rescued Sunday after their 33-foot boat broke down and started drifting close to rocks in the Channel Islands area, Coast Guard officials said.
The deaths of four dolphins and four sea lions found on a Southern California beach are likely linked to a natural neurotoxin called domoic acid.
State officials are warning fans of California spiny lobster and rock crab to eat only the tail meat and not internal organs after finding a toxic acid in samples.
The Channel Islands National Park is comprised of five islands, home to 2,000 land and sea plants and animals, many of them found nowhere else in the world. It’s a hiker and photographer’s paradise.