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Md. Man Has Close Encounter With Great White; Pets Shark Off Ocean City Coast

A Maryland man has a very close encounter with a large great white shark off Ocean City’s coast.

08/14/2014

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Large Tiger Shark Spotted In Waters Near Ocean City

New technology uncovered an ancient predator in Ocean City: a visitor with some very sharp teeth.

08/05/2014

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Experts Explain Why Sharks Are Making A Comeback On The Northeast Coast

Within the last few weeks, the Northeastern coastline has seen two shark encounters. One of them was a bite! So what does it all mean for beachgoers?

06/24/2014

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Boy, 16, Reports Being Bitten By Shark In Del.

A shark grabbed hold of a teenager swimming at a Delaware state park. That teen is recovering but the attack has left some beachgoers on edge.

06/10/2014

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2 Sharks Caught At Mouth Of Potomac River

Jaws on the Eastern Shore of Maryland? Well, not quite. But two large bull sharks are reeled in by the same fisherman.

08/22/2013

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Md. Shark Fin Law Exempts Some Species

A shark fin bill passed by Maryland lawmakers is drawing support from fishing and conservation interests.

05/02/2013

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Proposed Shark Limit Could Affect Fishing Industry

New regulations nearly doubling the minimum size for sharks are expected to have a big impact on the local fishing industry if passed as proposed.

02/08/2013

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Baltimore Aquarium Offers Last Look At ‘Ray Tray’ Before It Becomes Shark Tank

Big changes are coming to the National Aquarium. The main open water tank in the center of the building will soon close. A $12 million new shark tank will be put in its place.

08/09/2012

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East Coast Beaches Wary After Shark Attack Off Cape Cod

A man swimming off Cape Cod is lucky to be alive after being attacked by a great white shark. And while attacks are extremely rare, all kinds of sharks are common along East Coast beaches, including Maryland.

08/02/2012

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Family Of 5-Year-Old Md. Boy Says Shark Bit Him

The family of a 5-year-old Walkersville, Md., boy says he was bitten in the leg by a shark off North Myrtle Beach, but authorities aren’t sure what kind of animal bit the child.

09/26/2011

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