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File photo: Military handout of an HH-3C helicopter lowering a pararescueman during a joint military exercise. (USAF via Getty Images)

Rescued Chinese Fisherman Airlifted To California Burn Unit

Fishing vessel caught fire and sank hundreds of miles off Mexico’s Pacific coast, Air Force rescuers parachuted into the water to reach the ship.

05/05/2014

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Ceres Teacher Saves Choking 9-Year-Old Student

A Ceres teacher is being called a hero for a life-saving move on a 9-year-old student. The boy was choking when his quick-thinking and trained teacher jumped in.

04/20/2014

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Family Saved At Sea Asks Critics To Hold Judgment

A family lifted from a disabled sailboat hundreds of miles off the Mexican coast with their sick 1-year-old is thanking rescuers and defending their “maritime life.”

04/11/2014

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Unconscious Man Rescued From Burning Modesto Home

Firefighters in Modesto were able to save the life of a man who was found unconscious inside of a burning home Monday.

03/31/2014

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4 Rescued From Chilly San Francisco Bay

Four people have been pulled from chilly San Francisco Bay after a woman fell into the water and three others jumped in to save her.

01/18/2014

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Abused Hens Rescued By Animal Sanctuary

Thousands of abused hens were mutilated, covered in feces, and left for dead when a local animal sanctuary stepped in.

08/18/2013

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Crews Search For Teen Who Went Missing In Sacramento River

The search for a teen who went missing in the water while playing with a friend has been called off for the day.

06/01/2013

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26 Days Later: Miracle Duckling Hatches From Dead Mother’s Egg

X-rays showed the duck had a broken spine, but also something elseā€”an egg ready to be laid. Unfortunately, the mama was hurt too badly to make it, but vets removed the egg and hoped for the best.

05/28/2013

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Firefighters Rescue Man Stranded On American River Island

Firefighters rushed to the rescue a possibly injured man trapped on an island in the American River.

05/10/2013

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Man Seriously Injured After Driving Truck Into Cache Creek In Yolo County

Firefighters rescued a man who drove down an embankment leading into Cache Creek Sunday.

03/31/2013

Coast Guard crew members aboard a HH-65C Dolphin helicopter. (U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Coast Guard Calls Off Search For Boat; Could Be Hoax

Rescuers have stopped searching the cold Pacific Ocean for a couple, two young children and a sinking sailboat as questions of a hoax arise amid no reports of the missing family or any registration of the vessel in question.

02/26/2013

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7 Rescued From Overturned Boat In Tomales Bay

Seven people, including four children, have been rescued off California’s north coast after the boat they were on got caught in rough surf and capsized.

11/05/2012

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