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Shark Tries To Bite Surfer In Morro Bay

Beaches along the Central Coast were shut down after a shark nearly took a bite out a surfer Saturday morning.

08/29/2015

Hammerhead shark swims underneath a kayak. (CBS)

Aggressive Hammerhead Shark Circles Kayakers Prompting Closure Of SoCal Beach

The sighting was caught on camera by a kayaker and prompted lifeguards to evacuate the waters and close the beach to thousands of swimmers for 24 hours.

08/29/2015

Simon Dominguez. (CBS)

Great White Sharks In Water Force Swimmer To Abort Golden Gate Bridge To Farallon Islands Attempt

A Bay Area man had to stop his quest to be the first to swim from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Farallon Islands due to Great White sharks in the water.

07/29/2015

Great White Shark (Getty Images)

California Shark Attack Rates Down 90 Percent Since 1950s, Stanford Research Says

New research finds swimmers and surfers today are about 90 percent less likely to be attacked by sharks off California than they were in the 1950s — even though there are hundreds of thousands more people in the water.

07/09/2015

Giancarlo Thomae spotted several great white sharks around his kayak near Santa Cruz. (Courtesy: Giancarlo Thomae)

Several Great White Sharks Surround Kayaker Near Santa Cruz

Several great white sharks surrounded a marine biologist sitting in a kayak off the coast of Santa Cruz, and he has the photos to prove it.

07/01/2015

Images of an estimated 15 great white sharks were captured near Aptos on June 25th. (Photo: Giancarlo Thomae Photography)

Gaggle Of Great White Shark Pups Staying Put In Aptos; Beachgoers Unfazed (VIDEO)

Over a dozen great white sharks continue lurking near the shoreline at a Santa Cruz County beach.

07/01/2015

Great White Shark (Getty Images)

15 Great White Sharks Spotted Near Santa Cruz; Lifeguard Competition Cancelled

A competition for junior lifeguards had to be called off after more than a dozen great white sharks near the cement ship in the Aptos area south of Santa Cruz.

06/26/2015

Signs have been posted about the shark sightings at a popular Southern California surf spot, but the beach remains open. (CBS)

New Drone Spots Sharks Lurking In Waters Near Popular SoCal Surfing Spot

When lifeguards at a popular Orange County surfing spot decided to use a high-tech drone to keep swimmers safe from shark attacks, they got a chilling eyeful.

06/17/2015

Margaret Cruse (CBS)

Woman Killed In Maui Shark Attack From Bay Area

Margaret Cruse from Marin was killed in an attack while snorkeling off the coast of Maui on Wednesday.

05/02/2015

(CBS)

Shark Attack Claims Life Of 65-Year-Old Woman Off Maui Shore

A shark killed a 65-year-old woman in an attack off the shore of Maui on Wednesday, officials said.

04/29/2015

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