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Huntington Beach Closed To Swimmers After Surfer ‘Bumped’ By ‘Aggressive’ Shark

Authorities say swimmers were prohibited Friday from going into the water in Huntington Beach after a shark showed “aggressive behavior” toward a local surfer.


Manhattan Beach Pier. (credit: Julian Gothard)

Surfer, 13, Rescued After Waves Slam Him Into Manhattan Beach Pier

A surfer had to be rescued Sunday after tangling with the Manhattan Beach Pier, authorities said.


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Good Samaritans Rescue Young Surfer From Rough Waters

Firefighters in Ventura say two good Samaritans rescued a young surfer who got caught up in the high surf this weekend.


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Surfer Who Died After Being Pulled From Malibu Waves Identified

A surfer who was pulled from rough waves in Malibu was identified Friday.


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Surfer Dies After Being Pulled From Water Near Malibu Pier

A surfer died after being pulled from the water Tuesday at Malibu Surfrider Beach.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/26/2014

David Perdue (credit: CBS)

Police To Pay $1.8M For Dorner Manhunt Shooting

The Torrance Police Department announced Thursday that it will settle David Perdue’s lawsuit.


Pro-surfer/producer Shaun Tomson and wife Carla Tomson arrivs at the premiere of the surfing documentary 'Bustin' Down the Door' held at the Arclight Theaters on July 22, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Surfing Champ Shaun Tomson Recounts Losing Son To ‘Choking Game’

World-champion surfer Shaun Tomson is sharing a message he hopes will save someone else’s life.


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Surfer Gets Up Close And Personal With Shark In Manhattan Beach

A Southern California surfer got up close and personal with a shark on Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/15/2013

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Surfer Finds Urn Containing Ashes Of SoCal Woman On Hawaii Beach

A surfer discovered a funeral urn containing the ashes of a Southern California woman on the shores of Diamond Head in Hawaii.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/16/2013

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Surfer Shot At In Dorner Manhunt Files Lawsuit

A surfer who was shot at by police during the manhunt for rogue ex-cop Christopher Dorner has filed a lawsuit against a Los Angeles suburb and its police department.

CBS Los Angeles–06/18/2013

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Dana Point Teen Rode Waves Every Day For 2 Years

A 14-year-old Southern California girl has gone surfing every day for two years in her pursuit of becoming a world champion surfer.


Authorities believe the victim was attacked by a shark after he drowned some 300 yards off the shores of a San Diego beach, (CBS/KFMB-8)

Naked Body Of Missing Surfer Found; Likely Attacked By Shark After Drowning

A naked body that washed ashore a Southern California beach is believed to be that of a missing surfer who was likely attacked by a shark after drowning, officials said Thursday.



Surfer Tom Curren Embraces His Musical Roots!

Three-time World Champion Surfer Tom Curren stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to tell viewers about his new album, “In Plain View”!

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/23/2013

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OC Man Nearly Paralyzed In Surfing Accident Meets Teen Who Saved His Life

The 47-year-old Orange County man who was nearly paralyzed in a surfing accident met the teenager who saved his life Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/28/2013

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Body Washes Ashore In Santa Monica

Authorities are investigating the death of a surfer or swimmer whose body washed ashore in Santa Monica Tuesday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/05/2012