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Ahoy! Giant Shark Spotted Near Long Beach
Whale watchers caught a glimpse of a basking shark cruising around near Long Beach this weekend.
Several charter cruises saw the shark swimming around and charming moms on their special weekend. According to the Belmont Shore-Napes Patch, one of the captains estimated that it was about 18 to 25 feet long.
The basking shark is the second-largest shark, after the whale shark, but it is a totally docile filter feeder.
Captain Carl Mayhugh from Harbor Breeze Cruises in Long Beach videotaped his close encounter.
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.