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Shark Attack

A Great White Shark (Anna Zieminski/AFP/Getty Images)

Scientists Alarmed By Growing Number of Shark Attacks on Sea Otters

Sharks may simply be mistaking the sea otters for their typical sea lion and elephant seal prey.

02/17/2012

This photo shows 27-year-old Eric Tarantino's surfboard after he was attacked by a shark near Marina State Beach in Monterey.

Surfer Bitten By Shark Leaves San Jose Hospital

A surfer who was bitten in the neck and arm by a shark off a Monterey County beach Saturday could leave Regional Medical Center in San Jose just days after his brush with death.

10/31/2011

This photo shows 27-year-old Eric Tarantino's surfboard after he was attacked by a shark near Marina State Beach in Monterey.

Shark Attack Victim Recovering; ‘Sharktober’ Attack Shouldn’t Surprise

While a Monterey man continues to nurse serious injuries from an apparent shark attack on Saturday, at least one shark expert said it should come as no surprise.

10/30/2011

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California Among Top States For Shark Attacks

Of the four attacks in California last year, the most notable was the October attack by a great white shark off the central California coast that killed a body-surfer.

CBS San Francisco–02/08/2011

Shark Bite

Shark That Killed UCSB Student May Have Been Great White

The huge shark that attacked and killed a body-surfer off the central California coast may have been a great white, a spokesman for the local sheriff’s office said.

CBS San Francisco–10/23/2010

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Body Boarder Killed In Santa Barbara County Shark Attack

A shark attack has killed a body boarder whose leg was bitten off the Central California coast. The incident closed three beaches in the area.

CBS San Francisco–10/22/2010

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