Highlights of this day in history: American Civil War effectively ends; Iraq celebrates collapse of Saddam Hussein's regime;NASA announces first seven astronauts dubbed the Mercury Seven; Marian Anderson performs at the Lincoln Memorial; Prince Charles marries Camilla Parker Bowles. (April 9) AP
CAPE MAY - A baby seal found stranded on a Jersey shore beach has been rescued by the Coast Guard.
The seal was found Saturday on a stretch of beach in Cape May that’s part of a Coast Guard training facility. Guard members were assisted in the rescue by staffers from the Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine.
It wasn’t clear how long the seal was stranded before it was found.
Officials say the rescue was made without incident.
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