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  • long island kayak rescue
  • Two people on the shore in Kings Park in Suffolk County saw a kayak overturn in the Long Island Sound around 3:30 Sunday afternoon.
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  • U.S. sailors rescued an American family with an ill 1-year-old from a sailboat that broke down hundreds of miles off the Mexican coast - boarding them Sunday onto a San Diego-bound Navy ship so the girl could get medical treatment.
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  • navy ocean baby rescue
  • With their 1-year-old daughter improving after a U.S. Navy ocean rescue, her parents defended their decision to sail with two young children on a trip around the world aboard a 36-foot sailboat.
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  • southampton burning boat rescue
  • The 36-foot motorboat burst into flames around 2 p.m. near Southampton, on its way to Montauk.
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  • A driver on Long Island is lucky to be alive after his SUV erupted in flames on a Suffolk County road early Tuesday.
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  • See images from the scene of a crash and car fire in Manorville early Tuesday
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  • A rescue operation freed a man who had been trapped in a rock quarry Tuesday in Hillsborough Township, New Jersey.
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  • Firefighters rescued a man who was trapped when a boulder slammed into his excavator Tuesday in Hillsborough, New Jersey.
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  • Man rescued after jumping in water to save dog
  • Two firefighters came to the aid of a man who fell through the ice on a northern New Jersey lake while trying to rescue his dog.
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  • Two men driving by came to the rescue of a woman trapped in her overturned burning car on Long Island early Saturday morning.
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  • van in ocean in daytona beach
  • Authorities say a pregnant South Carolina woman tried to call off bystanders hustling to rescue her three screaming children.
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  • bronx elevator fall rescue
  • A 30-year-old man is lucky to be alive after he fell down an elevator shaft in the Bronx early Wednesday morning.
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  • trenton dog rescued
  • Two men made a dramatic rescue of a dog named Duke after he spent hours on the ice of the Delaware River Sunday afternoon.
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  • tarrytown plow through ice
  • A tractor removing snow from a reservoir went through the ice and crashed into the water in Westchester County Thursday morning.
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  • dog rescued
  • "Teddy" survived the freezing water for nearly 30 minutes before firefighters could rescue him.
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  • nypd officers save unconscious baby in brooklyn
  • Two New York City police officers are being hailed as heroes after they saved the life of an unconscious baby at a bank in Brooklyn Thursday.
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  • denville ice rescue
  • The boys were ice skating on Indian Lake in Denville just before 11 p.m. Thursday when it suddenly cracked beneath them.
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  • burning truck rescue
  • A southern New Jersey police officer braved heat and blinding smoke to pull an unconscious driver from a pickup truck that had burst into flames.
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  • lake grove burning car rescue
  • The incident began as a multi-vehicle crash on Middle Country Road at New Moriches Road in Lake Grove just before 6 p.m. Thursday.
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  • lake grove car fire rescue
  • See images from the scene of a three-car accident on Long Island that included a woman being rescued from a burning car
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  • verrazano bridge rescue
  • NYPD officers made a dramatic rescue of a man who was apparently ready to jump from the Verrazano Bridge Monday morning.
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  • wheelchair on tracks
  • There was a dramatic rescue in a Manhattan subway station, after a man in a wheelchair tumbled onto the tracks.
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  • new jersey boat rescue
  • Two men are recovering after they were rescued from the ocean when their boat capsized off the New Jersey shore.
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  • medford storm drain rescue
  • The man apparently dropped his keys in the drain and then used his car to pry the 200-pound grate off.
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  • new jersey news
  • Police say 45-year-old Erwin Villacorta, of Chestnut Ridge, New York, had walked off a marked trail through 50 feet of heavy brush to the cliff's edge to see boat activity on the Hudson River when he lost his balance.
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  • dolphin
  • Roxanne a Risso's dolphin was rescued on the shore at Jones Beach Island and was released back into the ocean Wednesday.
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  • brooklyn trench rescue
  • The FDNY has rescued a man who was trapped in a trench Monday at a construction site in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn.
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  • jet skier rescued
  • Authorities came to the rescue to save a jet skier who had been submerged in the Harlem River Wednesday night.
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  • dog rescued off cliff
  • The dog ran off from a backyard in Lincoln Park and stumbled over a cliff, setting off a frantic rescue operation.
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  • roxanne dolphin
  • Roxanne, a Risso's dolphin, was found stranded on a sandbar at Jones Beach Island in Babylon back on June 6th.
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  • perth amboy
  • Anthony Johnson has more on this story
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  • cat
  • Time Fleishcer has more from Bay Ridge
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  • long island news
  • A worker is hospitalized after falling down a shaft on the campus of SUNY College at Old Westbury Thursday morning.
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  • coast guard
  • The Coast Guard made a dramatic rescue of a lobsterman stranded at sea for 12 hours, just waiting for help to arrive.
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  • rescue
  • Coast Guard crews collaborated to rescue a commercial lobsterman who had fallen overboard off Montauk, N.Y.
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  • brooklyn subway save
  • Richard McDonald and John Gearity were on their way to work when they saw a man lose his balance and fall onto the R train tracks at the 77th Street station in Bay Ridge.
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  • Chloe Olson's mother choked on a tortilla chip at their home in Ridgewood, New Jersey.
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  • ridgefield swamp rescue
  • A suspect in a drug investigation fled from DEA agents at the Vince Lombardi Service Area off the New Jersey Turnpike in Ridgefield Tuesday afternoon.
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  • Police say 49-year-old Julio Beltran walked around a bridge wall in Alpine, lost his footing, and slipped over the edge.
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  • trench rescue
  • A worker is recovering in the hospital after a frightening ordeal in which he was trapped waist-deep for hours in a muddy trench.
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  • trench rescue
  • Anthony Johnson reports on a frightening trench rescue in Kew Gardens
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  • hearst tower scaffold collapse
  • Anthony Johnson has the latest on the conditions of two workers rescued from the side of the Hearst Tower
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  • scaffold worker
  • Two building maintenance workers, trapped high in the sky when the scaffolding beneath them buckled, are breathing huge sighs of relief Thursday.
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  • scaffold worker
  • Firefighters rescued two workers who spent more than an hour hanging from the 44th story of the Hearst Tower in Midtown.
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  • long island news
  • Suffolk county police have rescued a kayaker stranded on a pylon at the Old Inlet on Fire Island.
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  • cat up tree
  • A cat got scared, and started climbing up a tree, but kept climbing, six stories up. It would take more than just someone who could climb trees to come to the aid of this fretting feline.
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new york city, harlem, cat, rescue, new york news, jeff pegues
  • atlantic city elevator rescue
  • Firefighters came to the rescue after dozens of people got trapped in elevators at an Atlantic City casino over the weekend.
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  • long island news
  • Authorities say four onlookers jumped in and rescued the man in the passenger seat.
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  • boat rescue
  • Police say a man and woman were reaching for an oar that fell in the water when they overturned.
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  • con edison heroes
  • Richard Blanco, a 31 year-old company lineman, and colleagues Joshua Kruse, Charles Nunez and Matthew Mullins, rescued the pair from a burning apartment house in Mount Vernon.
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