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  • La. family hopes image is daughter's missing yacht

    October 14, 2013 9:41 PM

    LAFAYETTE- The family of a missing 19-year-old crew member aboard a yacht that vanished in June is asking authorities to resume the search for the Nina after satellite images may show the boat is floating somewhere between Australia and Norfolk Island. "We have never lost hope that the crew... more »
  • The cocaine yacht

    August 22, 2013 8:31 PM

    CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA- Cocaine worth $330-million was seized from a yacht by U.S. and Australian drug agents in the South Pacific Island nation of Vanuatu. It was a 1,650 pound haul. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and Australian Federal Police have worked with South Pacific governments for the last three years... more »
  • A yacht, pizza and beer

    March 5, 2013 7:40 PM

    PACIFICA, California- An 82 foot luxury yacht was removed from a beach after three people stole it, stocked it with pizza and beer and then ran it aground. Police arrested the accused thieves and they're in the county jail. The yacht "Darlin" was recognized by the owner after it shown... more »
  • Multi-million gold heist from Curacao boat

    November 30, 2012 12:17 PM

    WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - Police on the southern Caribbean island of Curacao say thieves boarded a boat and stole about 70 gold bars worth an estimated $11.5 million. Curacao police spokesman Reggie Huggins says the band of thieves assaulted the captain in the early-morning heist. The captain and several others on... more »
  • 3 dead, 24 rescued after yacht capsizes off NY

    July 5, 2012 6:57 AM

    OYSTER BAY, N.Y. - Police say three bodies have been pulled out of New York's Long Island Sound after a yacht capsized on the Fourth of July, and 24 others were rescued. Nassau County Deputy Inspector Kenneth Lack says the three were recovered from the water near Oyster Bay... more »
  • Captain: Wagner responsible for Natalie Wood death

    November 18, 2011 11:11 AM

    LOS ANGELES - A yacht skipper says he lied to Natalie Wood's death investigators 30 years ago and he's blaming her then-husband Robert Wagner for the actress' drowning in the ocean off Southern California. Dennis Davern tells NBC-TV's "Today" show on Friday that he made mistakes by not telling... more »
  • Rough weather delays rescue of teen sailor

    June 11, 2010 1:34 PM

    A spokesman says rough weather will delay the rescue of a 16-year-old California girl adrift in her damaged yacht in the Indian Ocean. Jeff Casher, an adviser to Abby Sunderland's solo quest to sail around the world, said Friday a French fishing boat will arrive later than the estimated... more »
  • Madoff yacht and boats headed to auction block

    November 16, 2009 11:42 AM

    Disgraced financier Bernard Madoff's 55-foot yacht and two smaller boats are heading for the auction block in Florida. U.S. Marshals also will be selling Madoff's convertible Mercedes-Benz and a former associate's yacht at a private auction tomorrow in Fort Lauderdale. Proceeds will go to the victims of Madoff's... more »

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