Duck Boat Captain Indicted In Sinking That Killed 17 People

The captain of a Missouri tourist boat that sank and killed 17 people has officially been charged for the disaster, RadarOnline.com can confirm. Kenneth Scott McKee is facing 17 counts of misconduct, negligence or inattention to duty by a ship’s officer resulting in death. The July accident occurred when the popular tourist attraction – nicknamed a “duck boat” for its […]

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Colorado River boat collision leaves 13 injured, 2 missing, authorities say

A boat collision near Moabi Regional Park on Saturday evening resulted in 13 injuries and two missing people, authorities said.  (San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Office) Two recreational boats collided Saturday in the Colorado River along the California-Arizona border, leaving 13 people injured and two missing, authorities said.   Around 8 p.m., San Bernardino County Fire personnel responded to Moabi Regional […]

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Fishing boat captain rescues four asylum seekers from Iran

Fishing boat captain rescues four asylum seekers from Iran when their inflatable dinghy gets into trouble off Dover Captain of a charter fishing boat has told how he rescued four asylum seekers  It was when their inflatable dinghy got into trouble off the coast of Dover Matt Coker, 37, said he spotted the small boat near the Goodwin Sands in Kent […]

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Tragic last picture of family that lost nine on the Missouri duck boat

Moments from tragedy: Family poses for a happy souvenir snap at Ride The Ducks in Missouri, before NINE of them died drowned on the stormy lake in ‘hurricane-force’ winds Photo taken moments before family of 11 board doomed boat has been released Nine members of the Coleman family were killed when their duck boat capsized  The family are seen beaming […]

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At least 19 dead as migrant boat sinks off northern Cyprus

At least 19 migrants dead and 30 more injured as boat carrying 160 sinks off northern Cyprus Search operation underway off the north of Cyprus after migrant boat capsized At least 19 dead and 30 are still missing while more than 100 have been rescued Reports in Turkey suggest the refugees were Syrians seeking to go to Europe At least 19 […]

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Two migrants die on boat left adrift by Libya coast guard: charity

Warning: Graphic image On board Open Arms, Mediterranean: A woman and a boy adrift in the Mediterranean died just hours before help reached their damaged dinghy, Spanish rescuers said on Tuesday after finding a second woman alive in the vessel, which had been carrying migrants towards Europe. A rescue boat operated by the Spanish charity Proactiva Open Arms, with a […]

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Explosion sends ‘lava bombs’ flying through Hawaii tour boat

Explosion sends ‘lava bombs’ flying through the roof of a tour boat in Hawaii, injuring at least 23 people The explosion hurled lava bombs and debris onto the tour boat off Hawaii’s Big Island on Monday morning Woman, 20, suffered major leg trauma, while other passengers were left with burns and scrapes People were aboard a tour boat that takes […]

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Chinese relatives wait for news after Thai tourist boat sinking

Phuket/Bangkok: Rescuers in Thailand on Sunday said they would work through the night to move the bodies of 41 people, including 13 children, who died after a boat carrying Chinese tourists sank off the coast of Phuket, from hospitals to a Buddhist temple. Rescuers on Sunday delayed plans to lift the sunken Phoenix, which went down in bad weather on […]

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TALK OF THE TOWN: James Cracknell to row in the Boat Race?

TALK OF THE TOWN: Two-time Olympic gold medal winning rower James Cracknell set for Cambridge University Masters… making him eligible for the Boat Race, aged 46 Cambridge University students are in for a shock come September – double Olympic Gold medal winner James Cracknell will join freshers queuing up to join the rowing team. James, 46, plans to start a […]

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‘Portofino pirate’ British mother, 50, denies stealing £130,000 boat

‘Portofino pirate’ British mother, 50, denies stealing £130,000 boat saying she was actually having an affair with the owner – as she is found living on £5m yacht in St Tropez after ‘Riviera crime spree’ Larissa Watson was spotted heading out of the Portofino harbour on the boat  The 50-year-old is alleged to have left hotels and restaurants without paying  […]

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