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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

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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

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

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