Psychological Issues Blamed For Woman's Six-Hour Swim In Echo Park LakeA woman who was seen swimming in the Echo Park Lake for several hours this weekend and prompted a police rescue had psychological issues, according to police.
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.
Divers Recover Body Of Missing Swimmer Off Rancho Palos VerdesOfficials say Joseph Sanchez of Long Beach drowned Wednesday after he went cliff diving into the surging waters near Inspiration Point.
Man Attacked By Great White Shark Off Manhattan BeachThe unidentified swimmer was bitten just before 9:30 a.m., authorities said.
Rip Currents Behind Vast Majority Of Lifeguard Rescues At SoCal BeachesAs Angelenos run for the beaches during this May heatwave, Southland lifeguards are urging them to check for possible riptides before jumping into the water.
Katie Ledecky Wins USA Swimming Athlete Of YearOlympic and world champion Katie Ledecky has been selected USA Swimming athlete of the year.
Parents Struggle With Sudden Death Of Teen Son Who Collapsed In Harvard-Westlake Pool An Altadena couple remembered the life and sudden death of their teen son who collapsed in a Harvard-Westlake pool earlier this year.
Missing Swimmer In Serious Condition After Being Found Near Venice PierA swimmer that went missing around 9:30 p.m. near the Venice Fishing Pier has been found.
Actress, Swimmer Esther Williams Dies At 91Former American competitive swimmer and MGM movie star Esther Williams has died at the age of 91.
11th Grade Harvard-Westlake Swimmer Dies During Workout In School PoolStudents and faculty at the Harvard-Westlake school in Studio City are mourning the loss of an 11th grade standout who died Friday during a workout in the school's pool.
Body Found Floating Off Laguna BeachA 60-something man who had gone snorkeling at Goff Cove Beach in Laguna Beach was pronounced dead Thursday afternoon.
Body Recovered In Dana Point Identified As Missing Rowland Heights ManThe body of a missing swimmer was found about 100 yards offshore at Monarch Beach in Dana Point on Saturday.