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Water gushing from a broken main on Sunset Blvd. (CBS)

LA Cleaning Up After Massive Rupture Forced Swift Boat Rescues On UCLA Campus

Cleanup was underway in Los Angeles Wednesday after millions of gallons of water flooded the normally quiet UCLA campus during summer break, forcing first responders to rescue people trapped in a nearby parking garage.

2 hours ago

An injured sea lion, rescued by Sausalito's Marine Mammal Center, is released back into the wild in Santa Cruz. July 29, 2014 (photo credit: Mike Colgan)

Sea Lion Released In Santa Cruz After Being Rescued By Marine Mammal Center

An sea lion rescued last week when Sausalito’s Marine Mammal Center found it entangled in plastic netting, was released back into the ocean in Santa Cruz Tuesday.

17 hours ago

A teenager is plucked from a cliff in an image provided by the CHP.

CHP Helicopter Rescues Teenagers Clinging To Marin County Cliff Above Rodeo Beach

A California Highway Patrol helicopter plucked two teenagers clinging to the side of a San Francisco Bay Area cliff in a dramatic rescue captured on video.

17 hours ago

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Baby Locked In Hot Car Rescued In Fremont Target Store Parking Lot

Police and fire crews rescued a 6-month-old infant who was accidentally locked in a hot car by the infant’s mother in the parking lot of a Target store in Fremont on Thursday.

07/27/2014

CHP Helicopter

2 Teens Rescued By Helicopter From Seaside Cliff At Rodeo Beach In Marin County

Two male teens were rescued Friday evening from a 75-foot cliff in the Golden Gate Recreation Area in Marin County by CHP helicopter.

07/26/2014

Woman Uninjured After Pacifica Cliff Rescue

North County Fire Authority firefighters on Tuesday night rescued a woman trapped on a cliff in Pacifica.

07/16/2014

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Coast Guard Rescues Duck Boat Near McCovey Cove In San Francisco

U.S. Coast Guard crews helped tow away a tour boat that broke down near San Francisco’s McCovey Cove on Tuesday afternoon.

07/16/2014

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

Family Rescued At Sea By Moffett Field Team Sues Satellite Phone Company For Cut Service

A California family rescued at sea by members of an elite team from Moffett Field is suing their phone company, for cutting them off during an emergency.

07/16/2014

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Coast Guard Rescues Boater From Disabled Vessel During Race To Hawaii

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a mariner in a sailboat race to Hawaii whose vessel became disabled early Sunday and towed his boat into Monterey Harbor Tuesday morning, the Coast Guard reported.

07/01/2014

Coast Guard crew members aboard a HH-65C Dolphin helicopter. (U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Coast Guard Rescues Family Stranded On Boat In Sonoma Creek

A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter hoisted three stranded boaters to safety after their boat became disabled in a creek near San Pablo on Friday.

06/28/2014

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