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Kayakers rescued from waters off Tiburon after capsizing

A pair of kayakers were rescued from San Francisco Bay a quarter-mile offshore from Tiburon April 20 after their vessel reportedly took on water and sank near the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, according to the California Highway Patrol. The two 21-year-olds spent more than two hours in frigid water before they were spotted on infrared cameras and then pulled to safety by Tiburon Fire Protection District fireboat personnel, authorities say. (Screengrab from CHP video)

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