Coast Guard responds to collision off Block Island, Rhode Island

Coast Guard responds to collision off Block Island, Rhode Island
  The yacht, Lucia, sinks about 10 miles east of Block Island, Rhode Island Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) BOSTON — The Coast Guard is responding to a vessel collision Tuesday about 10 miles east of Block Island, Rhode Island. The captain of the 40-foot lobster boat, Squeeze Play, used a VHF radio to contact Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England watchstanders and report...

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water near Beafort Inlet, N.C.

MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. – Coast Guard rescue boat crews from Station Fort Macon and Station Emerald Isle assisted the operator of a sinking yacht on its way to Beaufort Inlet Thursday evening.