Coast Guard assists in rescue of 102 people from Royal Miss Belmar passenger ferry grounding

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews responding alongside U.S. Virgin Islands and Good Samaritan boat crews completed the safe removal and transfer of all 98 passengers and four crewmembers onboard the Royal Miss Belmar passenger ferry to awaiting local authorities in Red Hook Harbor, St. Thomas, after the vessel ran aground Monday night on a reef off the northeastern end of Great...