Coast Guard rescues fishing crew from sinking vessel

BOSTON — A U.S. Coast Guard boat crew rescued two people around 5 p.m. from a sinking vessel approximately three miles northeast of Block Island, R.I., Saturday. Watchstanders from the 1st Coast Guard District Command Center in Boston received an alert from an electronic position indicating radio beacon from the 55-foot fishing vessel Elizabeth Helen, homeported in West Kingston, R.I., at approximately...