Zeita Merchant Becomes First Woman In Charge Of Coast Guard Sector New YorkCaptain Zeita Merchant took over from outgoing Commander Jason Tama. Merchant previously served as the sector's deputy commander.
Caught On Camera: Coast Guard Rescues Sick Fisherman Near Cape Cod CoastThe Coast Guard responded to a New Jersey-based commercial fishing boat about 100 miles southeast of Cape Cod.
NYPD Aviation & Scuba Unit Helps Rescue Injured Crew Member On Board Fishing VesselThere was a dramatic rescue in the Atlantic, 14 miles south of Jones Beach, on Thursday.
1 Dead After Boat Overturns In Raritan BayA good Samaritan pulled the person out of the water and began CPR until Coast Guard boat crews arrived and took over life-saving efforts.
Crews Spend Days Working To Free Humpback Whale Caught In Fishing Gear Off Jones Beach CoastThe whale was first spotted by boaters Monday and it took crews until Thursday to set it free.
1 Dead, 1 Missing After Boat Capsizes Off Long IslandRescue teams got a call Saturday morning after the boat capsized in Jones Beach Inlet near Point Lookout.
NY Waterway Ferries Suspended Over Safety Issues, Delays ExpectedNY Waterway spokesman Patrick Smith says the company is working with the Coast Guard to address the issues as quickly as possible.
6 People Rescued After Boat Capsizes On Long Island SoundThere was a dramatic water rescue on the Long Island Sound on Sunday evening.
Coast Guard Rescues Couple On Round-The-World Sail After Their Boat Capsized Near Atlantic CityThere were some scary moments Wednesday night for a man and a woman who were sailing around the world but got trapped in the waters off Atlantic City.
Coast Guard Investigates Tar Balls Found In Waters Off The RockawaysThe Coast Guard is warning people in the Rockaways to stay away from tar balls and oil sheens.
Coast Guard To The Rescue After Boat Carrying Father, Son And Dog Capsizes Near Fire Island InletAll that's left of the Bair family boat was bits and pieces after a father-son fishing trip Saturday morning turned to a desperate rescue.
Search Suspended For Missing Swimmer Off Long BeachRescue teams scoured the water by boat joined by patrols along the beach but late in the day, officials announced they had suspended the search for Gibbons.
Bodies Of 2 Missing Fishermen Recovered Off ConnecticutThe search began Saturday morning after six people fishing near Penfield Reef were swept out to sea.
Body Of Missing Swimmer Found Off Long IslandPolice said the body of 19-year-old Jevoney White of Queens was located Monday morning by a Suffolk County park ranger.
Search Suspended For Missing Kayaker On Long Island SoundTwo kayakers went out on the Long Island Sound over the weekend with just one life vest, and late Monday, there were fears of the worst.