Two young children and two adults were killed after their small boat, which was carrying six people, hit a Kentucky dam on the Ohio River.
Safety on the water is important to the marine industry, but accidents happen. Builders, dealers, boatyards and other marine businesses can learn from them.
A boat crashed at the 99th annual UAW-GM Spirit of Detroit HydroFest this weekend after it got some air underneath it and flipped.
It took more than a year after an 85-foot Northern Marine yacht capsized upon launch, generating a video that went viral and prompting the company to close up shop, for an investigation to reveal why the boat tipped. Now authorities have ruled that the yacht likely sank because of its low margin of stability.
One person died and several more — including first responders — were treated for carbon monoxide exposure on a boat Sunday afternoon in Benton Harbor, Mich., according to local police.
Three Long Island volunteer firefighters who thought they saw some stand-up paddle boarders taking a rest were glad they took a closer look.
Vietnam veteran Tony Veasey used all of his savings from retirement to buy a 41-foot Hatteras, but during his first day on the water in Stuart, Fla., the boat caught fire — and is likely beyond repair.
A 44-year-old Washington man was charged with waterfront homicide after the boat he was operating slammed into another on the Fourth of July, presumably killing a man and critically injuring two other people.
Sea Tow Services International reported a 47 percent increase in the volume of calls for assistance that its national 24-hour dispatch center received during the four-day Fourth of July weekend from the same period last year.
Thirteen people were injured in a flash fire on a boat that was refueling at a marina on Maryland’s Solomons Island.
An adventurous Labrador retriever had to be rescued after she jumped into a kayak and floated toward the open ocean in northern Scotland.