At least nine people were injured Monday evening when a Wendella Boat Tours vessel hit a concrete dock near the Michigan Avenue bridge on the Chicago River. READ MORE
Twelve crew members of two Malaysia-registered tugboats were rescued off the waters of Maguindanao by elements of the 1st Marine Battalion Landing Team Tuesday evening. Philippine authorities said five Malaysian nationals, six Indonesians, and one Myanmar national were seen floating three miles away from the command post of the Philippine Marines in Barangay Pura, Datu Blah Sinsuat town.
JOHANNESBURG: A British yachtsman is feared murdered on a round-the-world voyage after his sailing companion returned to port alone. Sean Terry, 48, who took early retirement to fulfil his dream, was last heard of in the Indian Ocean on June 18. A week later, his 12-metre yacht Finnegan was sailed into the Seychelles by Stefan Pokorny, an Austrian scuba-diving instructor who joined him onboard after the pair met in Sri Lanka.
DENNIS, Mass.—Coast Guard officials say they pulled eight people from waters off Cape Cod after their boat sank about 2 miles east of Dennis. No one was injured. The Coast Guard says it received a distress call at about 1 p.m.
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A firefighter from New Rochelle, N.Y. is presumed dead after slamming a boat into a breakwater in Stamford Harbor. Four passengers from the 24-foot pleasure boat were pulled from Long Island Sound about two hours after the boat capsized late Sunday night. READ MORE
(WPRO) A 51-year-old fisherman who fell overboard off the shore of Rhode Island was rescued by the Coast Guard after treading water for over 9 hours. READ MORE
OYSTER BAY, N.Y. — A yacht that capsized and sank off Long Island after a July Fourth outing to watch fireworks, killing three children, was lifted from the bottom of a bay Wednesday and towed to a marina for a preliminary inspection. Detectives hope a fuller inspection of the boat on shore will provide clues into the cause of the accident. READ MORE
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – Witnesses at the Tahoe Keys Marina say they heard screeching, the sound of tearing metal, and a passenger yell "oh, no!" late Sunday night. READ MORE
GIGLIO, Italy - The captain of the cruise ship Costa Concordia has admitted he was distracted by a phone call at the time it capsized off Italy in January, killing 32 people - including two Americans. READ MORE