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Sea Lions (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Marine Mammal Center Says More Animals In Need Than Ever Before

On Tuesday we told you the story of Hoppie the sea lion pup’s rescue and rehabilitation by the Sausalito Marine Mammal Center, but the truth is the facility is on the brink of having more wayward mammals in need than ever before.

04/16/2014

Crew rescues Andrew Taylor during Clipper Round The World Race, traveling the China to San Francisco leg (Credit: www.clipperroundtheworld.com)

Sailor Rescued After 90 Minutes In The North Pacific Arrives In San Francisco

A sailor missing at sea for 90 minutes in the North Pacific returns to dry land Friday in San Francisco, after one of the most harrowing sea rescues to be caught on tape.

04/11/2014

A San Francisco Fire Department truck at the scene of a rescue at Ocean Beach, April 9, 2014. (CBS)

Coast Guard Halts Search For Missing Teen Off San Francisco’s Ocean Beach

Rescue crews are continuing to search Thursday morning for a 14-year-old boy who was swept out to sea at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach on Wednesday afternoon, fire officials said.

04/10/2014

17-year-old surfer Tony Barbero speaks with a reporter following his rescue of two people from the waters off Ocean Beach, April 9, 2014. (CBS)

San Francisco Teenage Surfer Hailed As Hero For Saving 2 People At Ocean Beach

As crews continue to search Thursday for a 14-year-old boy who was swept out to sea at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach on Wednesday afternoon, a 17-year-old surfer is being hailed as a hero for saving the boy’s father and cousin.

04/10/2014

The Kaufman family, rescued at sea during around-the-world sailing voyage.

Moffett Field Para-Rescuers Who Saved Sick Toddler From Parent’s Boat An Elite Group

The men who saved a sick toddler from her parent’s boat off the coast of Mexico are often compared to superman, ninjas, and even called real-life X-men.

04/09/2014

The Kaufman family comes ashore after arriving in San Diego aboard the USS Vandergift, April 9, 2014. (U.S. Navy)

Family With Sick Child Rescued At Sea Arrives In San Diego Aboard Navy Ship

A Navy warship carrying a family whose sailboat broke down in the Pacific Ocean with a sick toddler arrived on Wednesday in San Diego.

04/09/2014

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Marin County Boy Rescues Dad Following Snowmobile Crash In Lake Tahoe

Without much hesitation, 9-year-old Bode Bierdneau hopped on a snowmobile and rode off by himself for help, after his father was severely injured while snowmobiling.

04/09/2014

Lyra Kaufman

Coast Guard Will Not Charge Family With Sick Child For Ocean Rescue

The U.S. Coast Guard will not charge a San Diego family rescued in the middle of the Pacific Ocean after their baby daughter got sick.

04/07/2014

Magdalena Glinkowski was last seen on surveillance video on Sunday March 30.

Search Underway For Menlo Park Woman Missing After Mount Tam Hike

A large-scale search for a 33-year-old Menlo Park woman last seen on Mount Tamalpais in Marin County continues for the second day in a row Sunday.

04/06/2014

Lyra Kaufman

Parents Defend Sailing With Children After Toddler Rescued By Bay Area Team

A San Diego family with a sick infant stranded on a boat hundreds of miles off the coast of Mexico safely boarded a U.S. Navy ship Sunday morning as part of a rescue that included a Bay Area-based Air National Guard team.

04/06/2014

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