U.S. and Canadian rescue crews respond to vessel fire in Lake Ontario

BUFFALO, N.Y. — U.S. Coast Guard marine inspectors are monitoring the U.S.-flagged, 105-foot tugboat Patrice McAllister, which caught fire with six people aboard in the Canadian waters of Lake Ontario about 2 a.m., Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Buffalo received an alert from an emergency position indicating radio beacon registered to the vessel, which provided them with an exact location...