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Fort Wadsworth »

Man Missing from Staten Island Coast Guard Base, Police Say

Christopher Montgomery, 26, went missing from the base on Sept. 26.

Shore Acres »

Man Found Dead in Hudson River near Staten Island Shore, Police Say

A man was found by the coast guard in the Hudson River near Staten Island, police said.

Mariners Harbor »

Oil Spill Off Staten Island Didn't Damage Bird Sanctuary, Coast Guard Says

The oil spill in the Kill Van Kull had no impact on Shooters Island Bird Sanctuary, officials said.

Broad Channel »

Rescue Workers Pluck Kayakers from Frigid Jamaica Bay

Two 32-year-old kayakers were rescued Saturday afternoon off Broad Channel.

Financial District »

Ferry Crash Investigators Find Damaged Propeller in Pier Wreck Probe

Investigators found a damaged propeller on the side of the commuter ferry that crashed in lower Manhattan

South Street Seaport »

NTSB Launches Investigation Into Ferry Crash as Commuters Return to Waters

Federal investigators began their investigation Thursday into why the Seastreak crashed into a dock.

Downtown »

Ferry Company in Wall St. Crash Has History of Accidents and Lawsuits

Seastreak LLC has had at least 11 incidents involving its fleet over the past decade.

Mariners Harbor »

Rescuers Spot 15 Birds Oiled After Fuel Spill Off Staten Island

The U.S. Coast Guard said 2,900 birds are in the affected area.

Mariners Harbor »

Oil Spill Off Staten Island Shoreline Threatens Bird Sanctuary

A barge spilled fuel oil into the Kill Van Kull, which spread to Shooter's Island, on Friday.

Breezy Point »

Body of Missing Diver Found in the Rockaways

Yevgeniy Glebov, 29, disappeared while spear fishing in Breezy Point on Friday morning.

Astoria »

Coast Guard Member Sentenced to 20-to-Life for Astoria Murder

Kalif Canady, 22, of Queens, was packing his SUV at 1:15 a.m. to flee out state when he was fatally shot.

Upper East Side »

15-Year-Old Boy Dies After Fall Into Harlem River

Justin Smith, 15, was declared dead after police pulled his body out of the Harlem River.  

Downtown »

Two People Rescued After Crane-Carrying Boat Overturns at Liberty Island

The Katherine G. overturned near Liberty Island at 9:46 a.m., the U.S. Coast Guard said.

Throgs Neck & Country Club »

Construction Worker Plunges From Throgs Neck Bridge

A construction worker plummeted from the Throgs Neck Bridge Friday morning. 

Midtown & Theater District »

Times Square Wedding Ceremony to Let Couples Renew Vows on Valentine's Day

A ceremony for married couples wishing to renew their vows will be held at 47th St. and Broadway at 6 pm.