A surfer attempted to ride the waves created by Hurricane Arthur in Ocean City Friday, and he and three beach patrol swimmers ended up needing to be rescued.
A water rescue is underway after a car overturned into the Anacostia River in Southeast Sunday morning.
Two window washers were rescued from a building in Maryland after the scaffolding platform they were on partially collapsed.
Authorities say crews rescued an injured hiker who fell 25 feet from a cliff at Sugarloaf Mountain in Frederick County.
A 65-year-old hiker on a remote portion of the Appalachian Trail possibly suffered a stroke Friday, and a Maryland State Police helicopter was able to assist local authorities.
British security experts have joined Nigerian and American forces trying to rescue the 276 schoolgirls being held captive by Islamic extremists.
Police say a commercial fisherman has been rescued from a marshy island after his boat capsized in Chincoteague Bay along Maryland’s Eastern Shore.
49-foot sailboat Blue Pearl sank in the Atlantic about 900 miles northeast of Bermuda after enduring two days of being battered in a storm.
More than 470 people, including 325 high school students, were on board the ferry when it capsized.
A child playing on an icy pond in Montgomery County has died after falling into the water Monday afternoon.