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Search Ends For Fisherman Thrown From Boat Off Orange County

Authorities have called of a search for a fisherman who was tossed from a boat off the coast of Orange County.

08/05/2015

Officials say the three-mile sheen of oil is expected to break up naturally. (Photo courtesy U.S. Coast Guard)

Natural Seepage Confirmed As Source Of Goleta Oil Sheen

Authorities have confirmed natural seepage as the initial source for the Goleta beach oil sheen, officials said Monday.

08/03/2015

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Scientist: Oil Slick Likely From Natural Seafloor Seepage

The 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.

07/31/2015

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Coast Guard Searching For Missing Swimmer In Redondo Beach

The woman, whose name was not immediately released, was last seen getting into the water around 1 a.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/12/2015

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Oily Globs Found Near The Strand Spur Closure Of Nearby Beaches

Authorities have closed several beaches while they investigate and cleanup a petroleum-based substance that washed ashore Wednesday.

05/27/2015

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Scouts Honor Fallen Soldiers By Planting 86,000 Flags On Graves

A special Memorial Day weekend salute was held Saturday for each of the 86,000 veterans buried at the Los Angeles National Cemetery.

05/23/2015

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Cleanup Crews Continue To Battle Oil Spill Near Santa Barbara Coast

Locals fear it’s going to continue to get worse.

05/21/2015

Coast Guard Crew Honored With Saving Man Off The Coast Of Marina Del Rey

A Coast Guard crew was honored Friday with saving the life of a man who survived seven hours in the water after falling off a fishing boat.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/13/2015

John R. Wooden walks off the court after the championship game of the Wooden Classic tournament between the UCLA Bruins and the Alabama Crimson Tide at the Arrowhead Pond in Anaheim, California. UCLA defeated Alabama 79-57. (credit: Adam Pretty/Allsport)

16 Pro Athletes And Coaches Who Served In The Military

We take a look at professional athletes and coaches who have served in the military.

11/26/2014

Two boaters had to be airlifted to safety after their vessel capsized Sunday near Port Hueneme. (credit: CBS)

Coast Guard Rescues 2 After Boat Capsizes Near Port Hueneme

Authorities said the boat was completely submerged

11/16/2014

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Body Of Missing Diver Found Off Catalina’s Emerald Bay

The investigation is ongoing.

10/02/2014

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Search For Missing Diver Called Off Near Santa Catalina Island

Adam Eggers of the U.S. Coast Guard said teams made 26 different missions to find the diver’s body.

10/01/2014

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Missing Boaters Found Safe Off LA Coast

Three missing boaters were found safe Monday morning after their engine died and were stranded overnight on board their 17-foot vessel.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/11/2014

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Beachside Communities Prepare For Possible Storm Flooding

Southland beachside communities are preparing for possible flooding due to a powerful storm system.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2014

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3 Injured In Catalina Boating Accident

Three people were injured when their 22-foot power boat crashed at full speed into the Isthmus near Two Harbors on Catalina Island on Monday evening.

01/27/2014

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