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U.S. Coast Guard (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Searching For Woman In Water Near Perth Amboy

The 22-year-old woman was swept away in the current.


Five rescued after two boats collided 17 miles south of Shinnecock. (credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

Coast Guard, Good Samaritan Rescue 5 People After Boats Collide Near Shinnecock

Coast Guard crews and a good Samaritan rescued five people after two boats collided in the waters off Long Island.


Captain Gavin (Credit: Jill Ocone)

Fishing Boat Runs Aground Off Point Pleasant Beach

No one was injured when a commercial fishing boat ran aground off Point Pleasant Beach.


(Credit: Matt Kozar/CBS2)

1 Dead, 3 Rescued After Tugboat Sinks Off Fire Island

Coast Guard Petty Officer Morgan Gallapis said the search began Saturday afternoon after a crew member reported the tugboat was sinking.


Rob Konrad (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Rob Konrad, Former NFL Fullback, Swims 9 Miles After Falling Off Boat

The U.S. Coast Guard said that Konrad had gone fishing alone Wednesday after being dropped off at a Boca Raton dock. Friends became concerned after he didn’t meet them for dinner.


Two people were rescued after a small boat capsized in the Raritan Bay off Staten Island on Oct. 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

1 Dead, 1 Injured After Small Boat Capsizes In Raritan Bay Off Staten Island

Video from the scene showed only the hull of the small vessel visible above the water.


The sun sets over Sandy Hook Bay (file / credit: National Parks Service)

5 Rescued From Sinking Boat In Sandy Hook Bay

Two children and three adults escaped injury when their boat started taking on water in the Sandy Hook Bay.


Passengers rescued from a distressed clipper near the Statue of Liberty smile along with a NYPD Harbor Unit member who helped in the rescue (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

130 Rescued After Clipper Runs Aground Near Statue of Liberty

The group was rescued by the NYPD, FDNY and Coast Guard, who brought them back to the Battery Park Marina, where the boat originated.


1 Dead After Small Plane Crashes In Long Island Sound

The Coast Guard said it received a report from another aircraft in the area of a small, white plane in the water about eight miles off Mattituck Inlet.


A boat that capsized, killing three children, is seen being lifted from the Long Island Sound on Wednesday, July 11, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

LI, NJ Lawmakers Crack Down On Unsafe Boating

July is the busiest period for boating accidents, according to the Coast Guard.


FILE - A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Search Is Underway For Teen Swimmer Missing Near Ocean City

A 14-year-old swimmer and his friends were in the water off of Ocean City, when they were pulled out by the current.


U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Adak, from Sandy Hook, New Jersey on patrol (Tom Sperduto/U.S. Coast Guard/Getty Images/FILE)

Fisherman Finds Man’s Body Floating In Ambrose Channel

A fisherman made a gruesome discovery in waters off Sandy Hook, New Jersey.


Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Operator Dead After Excavation Crane Slides Into Newark Bay

According to published reports, a witness claims to have seen the crane operator inside the machine at the time of the accident.


Sailors and Coast Guard members salute during promotion ceremony (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Military Re-Enlistment, Promotion Ceremony Held At Sept. 11 Memorial

Standing alongside the foot print of the South Tower, a group of sailors, Marines, and Coast Guard members received their promotions.


Staten Island ferry pilot gave the USS Oak Hill a shout out in the form of three blasts from his horn on May 21, 2014. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Ahoy! Fleet Week Returns To New York City After A Year’s Absence

Three Navy ships and two Coast Guard cutters are scheduled to arrive in New York Harbor Wednesday morning, the start of the week.