CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

coast guard

Russell Crowe with Coast Guard petty officers Robert Swieciki, left, and Thomas Watson on Sunday Sept. 2, 2012 (Credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

Actor Russell Crowe Rescued By Coast Guard Off Long Island

The Coast Guard rescued a famous actor over the weekend. At first the Coast Guard officers said they did not know who they were rescuing off of Huntington Bay on Long Island, but soon they realized it was actor Russell Crowe.

09/03/2012

(file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Rescues Boaters After Collision In Sandy Hook Bay

The Coast Guard says two people were pulled from Sandy Hook Bay after two boats collided on the water, causing one of the vessels to capsize.

09/02/2012

Emergency vehicles at the site of a search for missing boater in the Long Island Sound on Aug. 19, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Coast Guard: Body Found In Sunken Boat In L.I. Sound

The Coast Guard said they received a distress call at about 2:30 p.m. Sunday that the vessel named Priceless had struck Pulpit Rock and sank with 10 people aboard.

08/20/2012

(credit: CBS 2)

Rhode Island Woman Missing Following Boating Accident On Long Island Sound

Dangerous tide and current conditions have caused rescuers to suspend a search in the Long Island Sound waters near Fishers Island for a woman who disappeared when the boat she was aboard sank.

08/19/2012

Sowa Janusz mug shot

Body Of Missing Boater Found In East Rockaway Inlet

Stanislaw Nawrocki, 57, of Ridgewood, Queens, was fishing with his friend (pictured) in an inflatable motor boat Thursday when he somehow fell into the water, the Coast Guard said.

08/10/2012

Coast Guard Among Those Searching For Missing Man In East Rockaway Inlet

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound Command Center at 203-468-4401.

08/09/2012

Evana Roth speaks at a news conference on Aug. 3, 2012/Inset: Raymond Roth (credit: 1010 WINS' Juliet Papa/Inset via LinkedIn.com)

Wife Of Missing Jones Beach Swimmer Found in Fla.: Husband ‘Emptied Out My Accounts’

At a news conference Friday, Evana Roth said she was planning her husband Raymond Roth’s funeral when she stumbled across a suspicious chain of emails between Roth and his son, allegedly detailing plans for Roth to fake his own death and disappear.

08/03/2012

Firefighter Keith Morris was killed after the boat he was piloting struck a break wall on July 22, 2012. (credit: Handout)

Police: Body Of Missing New Rochelle Firefighter Found After Boat Capsizes Off Stamford

Stamford police said the body of 30-year-old Keith Morris was discovered near the accident scene Monday afternoon.

07/23/2012

A boat that capsized on July 4, killing three children, is seen being lifted from the Long Island Sound on Wednesday, July 11, 2012. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

In Wake Of Oyster Bay Tragedy, Schumer Calls For Posting More Boat Capacities

“In the memory of the children we lost on that awful day, we can take some simple steps to educate and warn boat owners and their passengers about how many people a vessel can safely handle,” U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer said.

07/15/2012

Trapped Turtle (credit: U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Katie Sand.)

Coast Guard Frees Trapped Turtle In Montauk Harbor

A Coast Guard crew conducting training exercises near Montauk Harbor on Long Island has rescued a 5-foot sea turtle that was tangled in a buoy line.

07/12/2012

FILE -- A US Coast Guard boat (Photo credit: MATT CAMPBELL/AFP/Getty Images)

CG: Missing L.I. Boater Found In Conn.

The Coast Guard had been looking for 36-year-old Todd Feilage of Greenport.

07/09/2012

11-year-old Harley Treanor and 8-year-old Victoria Gaines (credit: CBS 2)

2 Girls Killed In Oyster Bay Yacht Sinking Mourned On L.I.

A stream of mourners attended the wakes of 8-year-old Victoria Gaines and 11-year-old Harley Treanor at separate funeral homes on Sunday.

07/09/2012

Norwegian Cruise Liner (Credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Strong Rip Currents Lead Norwegian Cruise Liner To Cause Minor Scare At Pier 88

The Coast Guard said that strong currents in the Hudson River forced the gigantic Norwegian cruise liner to use more propulsion.

07/08/2012

(credit: CBS 2)

Investigators Deciding How To Raise Sunken Yacht From Oyster Bay Depths

“Numerous challenges, depending where a boat goes down, you have currents, low visibility, you have all different kinds of debris,” said Mitch Kramer of North Shore towing.

07/06/2012

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

Coast Guard Searching For White Plains Teen Swept Out To Sea In Hawaii

Coast Guard and fire officials have been searching 185 square miles for Tyler Madoff, a student at Scarsdale High School. He went missing off Kealakekua Bay on the southern coast of the Big Island Wednesday afternoon.

07/06/2012

more

previous