ROCKPORT, Mass. (AP) — Authorities have recovered the body of a Philadelphia man who went missing while scuba diving off the coast of Massachusetts.
Rockport police say the 47-year-old man’s body was recovered at about 8:30 a.m. Thursday.
His name was not released pending ...
WENDOVER, Utah (AP) — Law enforcement authorities say a 10-year-old boy died while scuba diving with his father in northwest Utah.
Tooele County sheriff’s office Lt. Ron Johnson says the boy died Wednesday. He had been at the 60-foot-deep Blue Lake with his father, who is a certified scuba ...
MORRO BAY, Calif. (AP) — Giovanni’s Fish Market in Morro Bay, California, makes its money by selling seafood, but owner Giovanni DeGarimore made news this month when he bought a live 70-pound (32-kilogram) octopus — and set it free.
DeGarimore tells The
Divers Give Christmas Tree Underwater Home
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Santa Claus doesn’t just sit at shopping malls in snow-challenged San Francisco: He also goes scuba diving.
The California Academy of Sciences launched its annual Scuba Santa show Tuesday with about 100 children and adults crowded around a coral reef exhibit to watch ...
California’s 2018 abalone fishing canceled by officials
SAN DIEGO (AP) — California wildlife officials have voted to cancel the 2018 abalone fishing season due to concerns about mass starvation among the mollusks along Sonoma and Mendocino coasts.
The Santa Rosa Press Democrat
DALTON, Ga. – Norman McCulloch, Jr., MD, new physician for Hamilton Wound and Hyperbaric Services, says he loves hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) because it combines two of his passions – treating patients and SCUBA diving.
“It’s the best of both worlds,” he says.
McCulloch joined ...
Snorkeling and scuba diving are fun activities that allow humans to swim underwater.
With snorkeling, swimmers use a short, bent tube to take breaths from above the water. They also wear a mask over their eyes so they can look around at fish and the bottom of the sea, lake or ...
Wounded veterans dive for history, healing in waters
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jeff Pickard has lived with constant pain in his left arm and hand since an Iraqi sniper shot him in the shoulder in 2010.
“It’s like a bunch of needles being punched into my arm all the time,” said the medically retired Army and Navy veteran from Temecula, ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon’s top-of-the-line e-reader is now waterproof — an excellent feature for a $250-and-up investment.
But don’t go scuba diving just yet. Your Kindle Oasis might not survive.
Huh? How is that waterproof then? And what about the optional cover?
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — A woman has died after scuba diving off Florida’s Atlantic coast.
Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Deputy Eric Davis said in a Palm Beach Post ...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Former Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Chuck McRae is in the intensive care unit of a Mexican hospital after a scuba diving incident.
McRae’s daughter, Rebecca McRae Langston, tells
LEMOLO LAKE — This week, scuba diving contractors are diving 90 feet underwater to inspect the concrete face, towers and structures of the Lemolo Lake Dam, as required by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
“We’re doing this in preparation for a five-year independent consultant dam ...
SPAFFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities have found the body of a Syracuse man who didn’t surface while scuba diving in one of New York’s Finger Lakes.
State police divers found 50-year-old Ulises Garcia on Tuesday afternoon about 120 feet underwater in Skaneateles (skin-ee-AT’-luhs) Lake near ...
Wedding ring returned to owner, 37 years after he lost it
MADRID (AP) — Agustin Aliaga’s marriage to his wife Juani Sanchez has lasted 37 years, even though he lost his wedding ring just months after they tied the knot.
But now, the ring has been found.
Diver Jessy Nisos says she found a gold wedding ring while scuba diving last month off ...
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POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Florida officials hope that a former tanker the length of a football field that is to be sunk off the state’s southern coast will become a major scuba diving attraction.
The aquatic attraction named Lady Luck is to become the newest centerpiece of ...
Who knew the hardest part of learning to scuba dive would be tugging on the thick, heavy, skin-tight wetsuit.
Standing, and then sitting, and then lying down on the rocky shore of Canyon Ferry Lake, I huffed and puffed for 15 sweaty minutes. It’s like pulling on a bear skin with the ...