Nassau County Boosts Shark Patrols After Recent Sightings Off Long Island BeachesCounty officials said they don't want to frighten anyone, but shark activity off the shore is up with an unprecedented 20 sightings last year.
Dutchess County Man Convicted Of Illegally Trafficking Sharks Ordered To Pay $5K FineThe sharks are a protected species under New York State law.
Exclusive: 17-Year-Old Fisherman Recounts Catching 7-Foot Shark On Westhampton BeachCBS 2's Jennifer McLogan takes you inside the story of a teenage fisherman who caught a shark in Westhampton Beach.
Shark Patrols Increase At Long Island Beaches After Spike In SightingsMarine biologists are tagging and tracking sharks to identify their movements and eating habits.
Shark Spotted Off Lido Beach In Hempstead, Ninth Sighting This WeekThe shark was spotted by members of the town's newly launched Shark Patrol.
Hempstead Launches 'Shark Patrol' After Multiple Shark Sightings Along Long Island's South ShoreHempstead officials say the warm weather and increase of bait fish coming to the shores are some of the reasons we're seeing more sharks.
Shark Myths Debunked This Summer Swimming SeasonWilliam McKeevver, a Manhattan resident, shark lover and the author of "Emperors of the Deep," tells CBSN New York that sharks are often misunderstood.
Naked Man Swims Among Sharks At Toronto AquariumOne man's refreshing dip in a shark-infested Toronto aquarium while naked could land him in hot water.
Local Man Doing His Part To Educate The Public About SharksHe is known as Long Island's "shark man," and he has dedicated his life to saving these misunderstood creatures of the sea.
New York Aquarium's New Shark Exhibit Opens To PublicIt's about as close as you can come to a shark without getting your feet wet.
Researchers To Launch Two-Week Shark Expedition Off Montauk PointThe Wildlife Conservation Society's New York Aquarium and an internationally known group called OCEARCH are conducting the study.