Atlantic Ocean

Seismic Testing On Ocean Floor Of Jersey Shore Ends; Lawsuit To Stop It DismissedSeismic testing that involved blasting the ocean floor off the Jersey Shore with sound waves has been completed, and a lawsuit brought against it by fishing groups has been dismissed.
The 5 Best Beaches In New York CityNew York City has 14 miles of beaches, from beauties in the Bronx to the historical sands of Brooklyn to surfing in Queens.
CBS 2's Lonnie Quinn: Atmospheric Anomaly Brought Virtually Unheard Of Rain Totals To Long IslandA virtually unheard of anomaly in the atmosphere was to blame for a devastating rainstorm on Long Island Wednesday, which set a new one-day record for rainfall in New York State.
Body Found Near Where Man Vanished While Swimming Off Jersey ShoreA body was found Saturday morning off in the waters off the Jersey Shore, not far from where a Frenchman vanished missing while trying to swim in the Atlantic Ocean for the first time.
Lifeguards Spread A Serious Message As Shore Towns Prepare For The 4th Of JulyMajor replenishment projects at the Jersey shore have most towns ready for the Fourth of July, and have made Sandy feel like a distant memory.
Forecasters Predict Slow Atlantic Hurricane SeasonA slower-than-usual hurricane season is expected this year because of an expected El Nino, federal forecasters said Thursday, but they warned that it takes only one storm to wreak havoc and urged Americans to be prepared.
1 Person Hospitalized When Smaller Boat Hits Vessel Near Sandy Hook, N.J.One person was injured Tuesday afternoon when a boat slammed into a 900-foot vessel on the Atlantic Ocean near the Sandy Hook barrier spit.
Queens Man To Make 4th Attempt To Row Across AtlanticA Queens man said this weekend that he will once again attempt to row across the Atlantic Ocean, in an effort to raise awareness about HIV and AIDS.
Safe To Go Back In The Water? Shark Sighting Sparks Caution Among Swimmers It's not the first time that it has happened, but there was a recent shark sighting at Atlantic Beach in Hempstead, and evidence shows that it may be the second sighting inside of a week.
Suspected Mine Detonated In Surf Off Jersey ShoreA plume of water shot about 125 feet in the air and a boom echoed through town Wednesday as a military explosives team detonated a suspected mine that a diver had discovered partially buried in sand in the Atlantic Ocean.
Seaside Heights Residents Might Move Back Early Next YearIt is still too dangerous for people to live on the barrier island and right now, there's a strict curfew overnight.
Holgate Residents Allowed Back To Homes On Long Beach IslandHomeowners are getting their first look at a Long Beach Island community that was among the areas hardest hit by superstorm Sandy.