| Feb 3, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Following a series of complaints lodged against Google's "mystery barge," a state agency has ordered the tech titan to relocate the project.
San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission Executive Director Larry Goldzband told the...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:32 PM
The U.S. Coast Guard will be enforcing a security perimeter around a waterfront Cambridge hotel this week to protect a gathering of House Democrats.
House Democrats are scheduled to begin a retreat at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:05 PM
The captain went down with his ship.
The body of Capt. Robin Walbridge, a stubborn and profane seaman who often said he feared no storm, was never found after the tall ship Bounty sank in the Atlantic Ocean after being pummeled by Hurricane Sandy on...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 5:22 PM
The automatic distress signal came in to the Coast Guard about 10:30 p.m. Thursday: A D.C. Air National Guard pilot had ejected from a fighter jet some 35 miles off Chincoteague Island in Virginia.
As a rescue team sprang into action, another fighter...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 4:21 PM
Congratulations are due all of the Connecticut institutions of higher learning that did well on a test many would rather skip: The U.S. News & World Report college rankings.
With the rankings, though, come the critics, and they have a point: Such...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:35 PM
With the reopening of Beltzville State Park following a recent drowning, remember to stay safe. If you plan to boat or fish, wear an appropriate U.S. Coast Guard-approved flotation device.
Bad news also was reported at Leaser Lake this past week....
| Aug 2, 2013
| 10:53 PM
Kids' fishing derby
Saturday, Aug. 10: The MSSA Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association will hold a fishing derby for children from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Sandy Point State Park. For more information, go to mssa.net/youthanglerclub or call the MSSA...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 6:21 AM
Two men were killed and two others rescued when their 28-foot catamaran capsized off the coast of Ocean City on Monday morning, U.S. Coast Guard officials said.
A person on a nearby boat named Lori M reported the capsized catamaran 32 miles northeast of...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:37 PM
The pilot of a small plane who left Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport on Tuesday morning survived a crash in shallow ocean waters before reaching the Exumas in the Bahamas, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
As one rescuer said, it could have been much worse....
| Aug 8, 2013
| 3:24 PM
A Baltimore man and a Silver Spring man were killed earlier this week when the catamaran they were on capsized off the coast of Ocean City, U.S. Coast Guard officials said Thursday.
The men were William Gogel, 57, of Baltimore, and Fredy Fabricio-...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 9:18 PM
The port of Baltimore logged a number of successes in recent days: a record-breaking year for the amount of cargo handled, state exports surging to $6 billion in the first half of this year and more federal funding to support shipbuilding jobs.