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A coast guard helicopter. (Source: CBS4)

Coast Guard Searching For Missing Diver In The Bahamas

Crews are searching for a 63-year-old man who never resurfaced after diving into the waters of the Bahamas during a commercial shark diving venture.

07/15/2014

Bull shark found in a land-locked pond in Brevard County. (Source: Jim Matthews)

What’s A Bull Shark Doing In A Central Florida Pond?

Wildlife officials are trying to catch a bull shark in Florida, but not from the ocean, from a land-locked pond located in a popular park.

06/24/2014

Jessica Vaughn, 22, was bitten by a shark off Ft. Lauderdale (Source: CBS4)

22-Year-Old Shark Bite Victim Recuperating After Surgery

A South Florida woman is out of surgery and recuperating Monday after her leg was bit by a shark in Fort Lauderdale Sunday afternoon.

06/02/2014

Ocearch, a non-profit organization that researches and tracks sharks, reports that "Betsy," was found swimming in the Gulf of Mexico about 63 miles off Boca Grande on Friday, April 25th. (Source: Ocearch.org)

Great White “Betsy” Turns Up In Gulf Of Mexico

A wayward great white shark named “Betsy” has turned up off the Florida coast. Ocearch reports that “Betsy,” was found swimming in the Gulf of Mexico about 63 miles off Boca Grande.

04/30/2014

(Source: Adam Fisk)

Man Hooks Hammerhead While Fishing From Kayak Off Deerfield Beach

It’s a beautiful Sunday afternoon just off Deerfield Beach. Adam Fisk, an avid fisherman, was fishing off his kayak when all the sudden he gets the catch of a lifetime.

03/26/2014

Kurt Hoffman was kite surfing off Delray Beach when he was bitten by a shark.  (Source: CBS4)

Kite Surfer Bitten By Shark Off Delray Beach

A South Florida man had a run in with a shark off Delray Beach and lived to talk about it.

03/24/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Diver Operators Accused Of Illegally Feeding Sharks

Four employees of a two Palm Beach dive boat operations have been charged with illegally feeding sharks in state waters – a practice which has been banned for a dozen years.

03/20/2014

A high school football star was hit and then bitten by a shark while swimming in the ocean. (Source: CBS4)

Florida High School Football Star Bitten By Shark

Sea Breeze High School football star Raushod Floyd has been hit plenty of times on the football field, but nothing compares to the blow he took while swimming over the weekend.

09/03/2013

(Source: AP)

Researchers Catch Arctic Shark Off Florida Coast

Researchers at Florida State University made quite the unusual catch in the Gulf of Mexico recently.

CBS Miami–08/16/2013

Source: CBS4

Bahamas Shark Attack Victim Speaks

A man is recovering from getting attacked by a shark near Scotland Cay in the Bahamas.

CBS4–08/01/2013

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