The boat was just getting underway when the fire started, the Coast Guard reported
A commuter ferry boat became disabled off the coast of Scituate after it was hit by a large wave.
The U.S. Coast Guard is asking for the public’s help in providing information on a distress call they received on Tuesday.
Divers have freed a Boston Harbor whale watch boat that spent the night 16 miles off the coast of Nahant after getting stuck on ropes attached to a buoy.
A Boston Harbor whale watch boat will spend the night 16 miles off shore after it became stuck on a lobster pot.
A U.S. Navy warship has located the overturned hull of a British yacht that went missing last week 1,000 miles off the Massachusetts shore.
The U.S. Coast Guard says it has found no sign of a British yacht that apparently capsized in the Atlantic Ocean last week but continues its search about 1,000 miles east of Massachusetts.
U.S. Coast Guard rescue crews have transported a premature infant from Martha’s Vineyard to Boston for specialized care.
Local residents are considering taking over Nobska Point Lighthouse in Woods Hole if the Coast Guard declares it “excess property.”
Former U.S. Sen. Scott Brown’s half brother pleaded guilty Monday to impersonating a federal law enforcement officer.