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Barnegat Inlet, usually packed with boats is empty (Photo/John Montone)

9 People Rescued As Small Boat Sinks In New Jersey Waters

Coast Guard crews have helped rescue four children and five adults who were aboard a recreational boat that was sinking in waters off southern New Jersey.

07/01/2012

The Ville D'Aquarius docked at Port Newark is seen from Chopper 880 - Jun 27, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Feds: No Stowaways On Board Cargo Ship At Port Newark

The Department of Homeland Security said Thursday their search of 850-foot Ville D’Aquarius was over.

06/28/2012

The Ville D'Aquarius docked at Port Newark in New Jersey - June 27, 2012 (credit: CBS2)

Coast Guard Searches For Possible Stowaways In Ship Container At Port Newark

The Coast Guard, law enforcement and other officials were inspecting the containers as part of the massive response. The ship can carry more than 2,000 cargo containers and the search could take all night, officials said.

06/27/2012

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Officials Announce New Safety Efforts After Fatal Weekend Boating Collision On L.I.

Police and Coast Guard will be out in full force stopping any boat owner who is speeding or operating the vessel in a reckless manner.

06/26/2012

Rescuers search for the missing person in the Great South Bay. (Credit: Sophia Hall/ WCBS 880)

Body Of Fisherman Found Following Extensive Search Off L.I.’s Southern Coast

The Coast Guard said that the crash happened at about 4:50 a.m. on Saturday in the Great South Bay, just west of the Robert Moses Causeway near West Islip. One man fell off the recreational vessel and disappeared.

06/23/2012

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Tragic End For 2 Missing Swimmers In New Jersey

The body of the second of two swimmers who went missing along different areas of the Jersey shore has been recovered.

06/21/2012

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Coast Guard Calls Off Search For Boat In Distress Off Of South Jersey coast

Coast Guard officials have suspended a search off the southern New Jersey coast that began after the agency received a mysterious distress call on Sunday morning.

06/17/2012

Long Branch Swimmer Search (credit: CBS 2)

Police Believe They Have Recovered The Remains Of Swimming Teenager From Paterson

Police believe that they have recovered the body of a Paterson teenager who went missing while swimming last weekend. The Coast Guard had been looking for 17-year-old Rudy Mena since he disappeared off Long Branch last Sunday.

06/03/2012

Crews getting ready to resume searching for a missing 17-year-old swimmer in Long Branch, NJ on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Police: Search Over For Missing 17-Year-Old Swimmer In Long Branch

The boy was swimming with his sister and another man Sunday evening after life guards went off-duty when they got caught in a rip current, officials said, and the 17-year-old went under and didn’t resurface.

05/29/2012

Missing Long Branch Swimmer (credit: CBS 2)

Officials: Search Suspended For Missing 17-Year-Old Swimmer In Long Branch

The boy was swimming with two friends Sunday evening after life guards went off-duty when they got caught in a rip current, officials said, and the 17-year-old went under and didn’t resurface.

05/28/2012

Manning The Rails on the U.S.S Wasp past the WTC site (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Thousands Of Servicemen And Women Sail Into NYC For Fleet Week 2012

Fleet Week is a celebration of the Navy, Marine and Coast Guard teams who protect our shores and gives New Yorkers a chance to meet those service members in person.

05/23/2012

Passing boaters called the Coast Guard around 5:40 p.m. Saturday to report that the pleasure craft was sinking off Perth Amboy. (Credit: CBS 2)

One Killed, Four Injured When Boat Capsizes Off New Jersey Coast

A 50-year-old New Jersey man was killed and four other people were injured when their boat capsized in waters off the northern New Jersey coast.

04/22/2012

The George Washington Bridge - Nov 13, 2011 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to CBSNewYork)

Coast Guard Recovers Body Of Apparent George Washington Bridge Jumper

The discovery came about 20 minutes after witnesses initially reported seeing someone jump from the bridge.

04/01/2012

Boats are seen from Chopper 880 searching for a worker who had fallen from the Throgs Neck Bridge - Mar 30, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

MTA: Search For Construction Worker At Throgs Neck Bridge Now Recovery Mission

The subcontractor was working underneath the bridge around 8 a.m. when he slipped and fell from a work platform to the water below, officials said.

03/30/2012

Coast Guard helicopter (credit: CBS 2)

Sailor Thought Missing Off N.J. Coast After Hurricane Irene Found Safe

Falcon A. Riley, 23, has been sailing alone for several weeks aboard a green-and-white 30-foot Hunter sailboat.

09/03/2011

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