Passengers Abandon Burning Ship In Caribbean SeaA combination cruise ship and ferry caught fire in the Caribbean Wednesday. Passengers were rescued by US Coast Guard and private vessels.
2 Rescued Elephant Seal Pups Released In Channel IslandsTwo 6-month-old elephant seal pups have been released back into the Pacific Ocean near Santa Cruz Island after being treated at a rehabilitation center in Los Angeles.
2 Men, Dog Rescued From Burning Boat Off MalibuA nearby boater rushed to save two men and their dog before the Coast Guard arrived.
Coast Guard Ends Search For Missing Boater Near Ventura Harbor, Sheriff's Department Divers Continue SearchThe Coast Guard on Saturday morning ended its search for a missing boater near the Ventura Harbor entrance.
Search For Entangled Blue Whale Off Southern California Coast Suspended Until MondayWhale watch boats and the Coast Guard are resuming their search off Southern California for a blue whale entangled in hundreds of feet of fishing line.
Search Ends For Fisherman Thrown From Boat Off Orange CountyAuthorities have called of a search for a fisherman who was tossed from a boat off the coast of Orange County.
Natural Seepage Confirmed As Source Of Goleta Oil SheenAuthorities have confirmed natural seepage as the initial source for the Goleta beach oil sheen, officials said Monday.
Scientist: Oil Slick Likely From Natural Seafloor SeepageThe Santa Barbara County Department of Public Health said the slick provided no threat to public health and safety, although officials advised people to avoid contact with the oil.
Coast Guard Searching For Missing Swimmer In Redondo BeachThe woman, whose name was not immediately released, was last seen getting into the water around 1 a.m.
Oily Globs Found Near The Strand Spur Closure Of Nearby BeachesAuthorities have closed several beaches while they investigate and cleanup a petroleum-based substance that washed ashore Wednesday.
Scouts Honor Fallen Soldiers By Planting 86,000 Flags On GravesA special Memorial Day weekend salute was held Saturday for each of the 86,000 veterans buried at the Los Angeles National Cemetery.
Cleanup Crews Continue To Battle Oil Spill Near Santa Barbara CoastLocals fear it's going to continue to get worse.