Body of overdue kayaker recovered near Hampton Bays, N.Y.

Body of overdue kayaker recovered near Hampton Bays, N.Y.
NEW YORK — The body of Raistlin Ruther, 18, was recovered near Shinnecock Canal, N.Y., Saturday evening. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound personnel received a report from the Riverhead Police Department at 4:50 p.m. on Saturday that Ruther departed Jamesport, N.Y., at 8 a.m. Saturday in a blue kayak and did not return. Coast Guard Station Shinnecock boatcrews and a Coast Guard Air Station Cape...

Coast Guard rescue crews assist sinking fishing vessel

Coast Guard rescue crews assist sinking fishing vessel
BOSTON — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Seneca assisted seven people aboard a sinking fishing vessel approximately 150 miles east of Cape Cod, Mass., at approximately 10 p.m. Saturday. Watchstanders from the Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England Command Center received a distress call from the 79-foot fishing vessel Linda at approximately 2:02 p.m. The vessel reported that they were taking...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Monhegan Island

BOSTON — The U.S. Coast Guard suspended its search, at 8 p.m., Saturday, for the 32-year-old man who was swept out to sea near Monhegan Island, Maine. Multiple Coast Guard crews searched for the Dublin, Ireland, man for 34 hours, spanning nearly 200 square miles. MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crews from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod, 47-foot Motor Life Boat crews from Coast Guard Station Boothbay Harbor...