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A sand tiger shark. (File Photo Credit: YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)

Likely Sand Shark Spotted Off NH Beach

A shark sighting at a New Hampshire beach prompted a swimming ban on Monday.

07/09/2012

(Photo Credit: WBZ-TV via AP Photo/Shelly Negrotti)

Cape Cod Beach Reopened After Shark Sighting

A popular Cape Cod beach was reopened on Sunday, one day after it had to be closed because of a shark sighting.

07/08/2012

Great white shark off Chatham coast. (Photo credit: George Breen)

New Great White Shark Sightings On Cape Cod

No Cape Cod beaches have been closed to swimming, although officials are warning swimmers to use caution.

07/03/2012

Great white shark (File Image)

Great White Sharks Could Return To Cape Earlier Due To Warm Winter

The great white sharks could return to our waters as early as May thanks to our mild winter.

03/07/2012

(File Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Sharks May Be Key To Solving Human Diseases

In the search for answers to treating deadly diseases, researchers are turning to the ocean — more specifically turning to sharks.

03/06/2012

(File Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Sharks May Be Key To Solving Human Diseases

In the search for answers to treating deadly diseases, researchers are turning to the ocean — more specifically turning to sharks.

02/29/2012

A Boston man spotted this shark off the North Carolina coast.

Boston Man Spots Great White Shark Off North Carolina Coast

A Boston man recently had a once-in-a-lifetime close encounter with a great white shark.

11/30/2011

Sharks, like this one spotted off the Cape last summer, have reportedly been seen off the Cape in recent weeks.

Researchers: More Seals On Cape Means More Sharks

Researchers trying to explain an increasing number of great white shark visits to Cape Cod waters have reached an unsurprising conclusion.

11/12/2011

Lighthouse Beach in Chatham (Photo credit: Bernice Corpuz)

Some Chatham Beaches Closed To Swimmers Due To Shark Threat

Some beaches in Chatham are closed to swimmers due to the threat of sharks.

08/16/2011

Chatham beach

Beachgoers Anxious Despite Constant Shark Patrols On Cape Cod

The sharks are getting close enough to shore that swimming is off limits in the evening and early morning at some beaches.

08/12/2011

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