(VICTORIA, British Columbia) -- Sixteen people have been evacuated from a container ship that caught fire off the coast of Canada, according to officials. A fire broke out in 10 containers on the MV Zim Kingston near Victoria, British Columbia, on Saturday, according to the... Read More.
(SAN DIEGO) -- A U.S. Navy helicopter crashed Tuesday afternoon off the coast of San Diego. "An MH-60S helicopter embarked aboard USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) crashed into the sea while conducting routine flight operations approximately 60 nautical miles off the coast of San Diego... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Ida is barreling through Louisiana after making landfall in the state as a powerful Category 4 hurricane on Sunday afternoon. It was one of the strongest hurricanes on record -- by both wind speed and pressure -- to roar ashore in Louisiana. Ida,... Read More.
(BOSTON) -- Seven people have been rescued and one person is still missing following a boating accident in the Boston Harbor early Saturday. At about 3 a.m. a center console boat with eight people on board hit a day marker, "causing all 8 to enter... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A massive lift boat capsized off the southern coast of Louisiana on Tuesday as severe storms moved through the region. At least six people have been rescued from the water, with the search on for more individuals, according to the U.S.... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (NEW ORLEANS) -- A boater who had been missing in the waters of Lake Pontchartrain near New Orleans was found dead on Sunday after being ejected from a pleasure craft that slammed into a highway drawbridge, authorities said.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(LEE COUNTY, Ky.) -- After severe flooding almost jeopardized a Kentucky health department's COVID-19 vaccine storage, a crew of public health and emergency response personnel helped salvage 150 doses via a water rescue, officials said.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A flight instructor and a student pilot were rescued by a U.S. Coast Guard crew Saturday night after their plane experienced engine trouble, forcing them to ditch the aircraft in the ocean off the coast... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Ten people were rescued from sheets of ice floating in Lake Erie on Sunday afternoon, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.Seven adults and three children became stranded on the ice floes, which had... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Volunteers in Texas are gearing up to release nearly 5,000 cold-stunned sea turtles rescued from below zero temperatures amid two historic winter storms.Sea Turtle Inc., the conservation group responsible for rescuing sea turtles... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A dozen people were rescued after they became trapped in houseboats when the roof of a boat dock collapsed in Tennessee.Rescue crews rushed to the Blue Turtle Bay Marina in Old Hickory, about... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Three people believed to be stranded on an uninhabited island in the Bahamas for over 30 days, surviving on conch shells and rats, were rescued Tuesday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.The Cuban nationals... Read More.