A high surf advisory was in effect Tuesday for many Southland beaches, the National Weather Service said.
A pilot and a passenger were rescued after a small plane crashed in the ocean near Catalina Island Saturday.
A Long Beach whale watch captain is calling 2013 a banner year for visitors from the deep.
There was no flooding reported Thursday as extremely high tides threatened beachfront properties.
Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.
A man died Saturday morning while trying to save a teen boy swept by a wave into the ocean.
Volunteers were on the beaches in Santa Monica and Playa del Rey Thursday as part of a cleanup effort following Wednesday’s storm.
A 27-year-old man was arrested Friday after allegedly trying to lure a 6-year-old boy out of the water at Seal Beach.
An Orange County boater had the experience of a lifetime after a friendly sea lion pup climbed aboard his vessel off the Newport Beach coast.
A Mentone man came to the rescue when a wave forced a baby girl out of her mother’s arms and into the ocean in Laguna Beach last weekend.
A campaign to warn Long Beach motorcycle riders that their bikes are too noisy was set to debut Thursday.
The most feared predator in the ocean received new protections today when a California commission decided the great white shark should be studied as a potential endangered species.
Los Angeles County health officials warned beachgoers Wednesday to be careful when they swim, surf or play in the ocean around discharging storm drains, creeks and rivers until Saturday.
The Harbor Patrol and the U.S. Coast Guard have called off their search for a 34-year-old Rowland Heights man who went missing in the ocean Sunday evening.
Lifeguards are warning beach-goers in Orange County to stay out of the water along one stretch of shoreline this Labor Day weekend.