Coast Guard assisting disabled fishing boat off Long Island

USCG Cutter Harriet Lane file photoNEW YORK — The U.S. Coast Guard has sent a cutter and a rescue helicopter crew to assist a disabled fishing boat approximately 50 miles south of Shinnecock, N.Y., Tuesday Dec. 21, 2010. The fishing boat Neskone, which has eight people onboard, contacted Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound at about 4:30 p.m. Monday, reporting mechanical difficulties, which caused...