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Fish Mercury Levels

Doctors Issue New Warning About Skyrocketing Mercury Levels In Some Fish

Mercury levels have been testing higher than ever in certain fish in and are increasing, prompting doctors to reemphasize their advice that pregnant women and young children should avoid eating them.

08/26/2013

Dead shark found on a Queens-bound N train on Aug. 7, 2013 (credit: Brandon Sanchez)

Subway Shark Mystery Solved? Man Believes Fish Came From Coney Island

Passengers found a dead shark on a Queens-bound N train around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday.

08/09/2013

Dead shark found on a Queens-bound N train on Aug. 7, 2013 (credit: Brandon Sanchez)

Dead Shark Found On Queens-Bound N Train

A dead shark was found on a Queens-bound N train around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday.

08/07/2013

Long Beach Shark Scare

Shark Scare Prompts Swimming Ban On Long Island Beach

Swimmers were banned from the water for a period of time in Long Beach, Long Island, after a shark scare Wednesday.

07/10/2013

Blacktip Shark

Shark Gobbles Up 3 Fish In Tank At New Coney Island Applebee’s

Restaurants often install aquariums as an aesthetic expression of beauty and serenity, but last week, the fish tank at the new Applebee’s on Coney Island was anything but.

06/17/2013

shark and rodney atkins

Rodney Atkins Battles A 7-Foot Bull Shark

There were gunshots and there was blood when Rodney Atkins and his son Elijah had a frightening encounter with a 7-foot bull shark in Florida this spring. “Oh, my God, what are we doin’ here?”

08/10/2012

Harbor Seals (file / credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Harbor Seal Rescued Off Montauk Point

It looks like the one-year-old male was bitten by a shark before it was rescued.

11/18/2011

Some beachgoers got their own personal version of Shark Week in Seaside Park on Friday.

‘Shark Week’ Meets ‘Jersey Shore’ In Seaside

Some beachgoers got their own personal version of Shark Week in Seaside Park on Friday.

CBS 2–08/02/2010

Some beachgoers got their own personal version of Shark Week in Seaside Park on Friday.

'Shark Week' Meets 'Jersey Shore' In Seaside

Some beachgoers got their own personal version of Shark Week in Seaside Park on Friday.

CBS 2–08/02/2010