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Coast Guard rescues 15 Sea Scouts from flipped boat on SF Bay

U.S. Coast Guard officials said an adult and 15 Sea Scouts, who…

 

A rescue worker looks out toward the shore at Ocean Beach, a beach considered very dangerous to swimmers. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner file photo)

SF officials grapple with keeping Ocean Beach users safe from the sea

San Francisco boasts what has been considered the most dangerous beach in…

 

Man who fell off Pacifica pier dies

A 60-year-old man died after he and a woman were rescued from…

 

Adrift kayak prompts U.S. Coast Guard search off Hunters Point

The U.S. Coast Guard launched a search Monday morning after an adrift…

Capt. Mark Fedor, chief of response for the Coast Guard 7th District, talks to reporters during a news conference, Monday, Oct. 5, 2015, at the Opa-locka Airport in Opa-locka, Fla. (Alan Diaz/AP)

Coast Guard: Missing ship sank, 1 body found, search goes on

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The captain of the 790-foot El Faro planned to…

Capt. Mark Fedor, chief of response for the Coast Guard 7th District, talks to reporters during a news conference, Monday, Oct. 5, 2015, at the Opa-locka Airport in Opa-locka, Fla. (Alan Diaz/AP)

Son of former 49ers CEO killed in accident

LOS ANGELES — A San Francisco man was killed, three were injured…

This combination made from photos provided by the U.S. Coast Guard shows Perry Cohen, left, and Austin Stephanos, both 14 years old. (U.S. Coast Guard via AP)

Coast Guard: Search for teens will be suspended at sunset

OPA-LOCKA, Fla. — The Coast Guard will suspend its search at sunset…

This combination made from photos provided by the U.S. Coast Guard shows Perry Cohen, left, and Austin Stephanos, both 14 years old. (U.S. Coast Guard via AP)
Andrew Grubowski, 10, of Palm City, Fla., releases a lantern during a vigil for Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen, Tuesday, July 28, 2015, in Stuart, Fla.  (Lynne Sladky/AP)

Coast Guard official: Search for teens is ‘active and open’

TEQUESTA, Fla. — Coast Guard and state officials visited the Florida home…

Andrew Grubowski, 10, of Palm City, Fla., releases a lantern during a vigil for Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen, Tuesday, July 28, 2015, in Stuart, Fla.  (Lynne Sladky/AP)
This combination made from photos provided by the U.S. Coast Guard shows Perry Cohen, left, and Austin Stephanos, both 14 years old. (U.S. Coast Guard via AP)

Massive search underway for teens who set out for Bahamas

TEQUESTA, Fla. — The Coast Guard scoured the seas off Florida and…

This combination made from photos provided by the U.S. Coast Guard shows Perry Cohen, left, and Austin Stephanos, both 14 years old. (U.S. Coast Guard via AP)

Coast Guard investigating ferry crash in SF

The Coast Guard is looking into what caused a ferry to crash…

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Fisherman missing from grounded boat has outstanding warrant

A fisherman believed to have abandoned his grounded boat at San Francisco's…

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Nathaniel Y. Downes/special to the s.f. examinerA fishing boat ran aground near Ocean Beach this morning.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater off of Ocean Beach

U.S. Coast Guard crews this afternoon suspended their search for a missing…

Nathaniel Y. Downes/special to the s.f. examinerA fishing boat ran aground near Ocean Beach this morning.

Official: Sailor's body found in San Francisco Bay

The body of a sailor whose boat sank near the Golden Gate…

Coast Guard finds body near Angel Island

The Coast Guard has discovered a body near Angel Island, but has…

Reuters File PhotoFog was severely limiting visibility when the Overseas Reymar struck the Bay Bridge last week.

San Francisco Bay sailing rules could change in wake of latest Bay Bridge crash

Large ships sailing under the Bay Bridge when there’s heavy fog might…

Reuters File PhotoFog was severely limiting visibility when the Overseas Reymar struck the Bay Bridge last week.
Ben Margot/APThe oil tanker Overseas Raymar struck a tower on the west span of the Bay Bridge on Monday.

No spill reported after empty oil tanker strikes Bay Bridge

A tanker ship struck the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Monday, but there…

Ben Margot/APThe oil tanker Overseas Raymar struck a tower on the west span of the Bay Bridge on Monday.

Search abandoned for man missing in Bay

The Coast Guard has called off the water search for a 27-year-old…

photos.comThe U.S. Coast Guard this afternoon suspended a search of the waters near San Francisco’s Embarcadero for a man who may have fallen into the Bay late Monday night after he left a San Francisco Giants game.

Coast Guard calls off search for man who went missing after Giants game

The U.S. Coast Guard this afternoon suspended a search of the waters…

photos.comThe U.S. Coast Guard this afternoon suspended a search of the waters near San Francisco’s Embarcadero for a man who may have fallen into the Bay late Monday night after he left a San Francisco Giants game.
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Coast Guard rescues duck boat passengers in McCovey Cove

More than two dozen people were rescued from a "duck" boat after…

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Coast Guard continues search late Sunday for missing kayaker

The U.S. Coast Guard kept up a search into the night late…

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