The setting: Force 9 winds and 13-foot seas about 8 miles southeast of Stornoway, a fishing village on the Outer Hebrides of Scotland.
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 Georgia man who was convicted of boating while intoxicated after his vessel hit a pontoon boat and killed two boys filed a petition for early release from prison, saying his “good behavior” has not been recognized.
Surveillance video was released of the boat that crashed into a popular beachfront restaurant south of Tampa, Fla., and barely missed hitting diners.
A 39-foot boat crashed into a restaurant in Ruskin, Fla., late Monday afternoon, injuring two people aboard.
A 43-foot Hinckley worth more than $1 million got stuck in a snowbank and tied up traffic Wednesday in Boston as it was being delivered to the Progressive New England Boat Show.
An estimated 14 houseboats burned Monday at a Sacramento County marina.
The wrecks of two 19th century canal boats were recently found on the bottom of Lake Ontario, an unusual discovery because such vessels typically weren’t used on open water, a team of New York shipwreck hunters said Wednesday.
Two yachts were engulfed in flames Sunday at a Fort Lauderdale marina. An Azimut and a Sunseeker burned at the Yacht Management marina.
Former NFL fullback Rod Konrad made a media appearance on Monday to recount his 27-mile swim to shore over 16 hours after he fell off his 31-foot Grady-White fishing boat.
Wearing only Jockey brand underwear, former Miami Dolphins and Oakland Raiders player Rob Konrad approached a Palm Beach police officer about 4:30 a.m. Thursday after falling off his boat and swimming about 10 hours before reaching shore.