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A robotic sailboat competes at a competition at the California Maritime Academy in Vallejo. (CBS)

Wave Of The Future: Robotic Sailboats Compete At California Maritime Academy

From around the world, five elite engineering teams have gathered at the California Maritime Academy in Vallejo, where they are racing robotic sailboats.

06/10/2014

The Kaufman family comes ashore after arriving in San Diego aboard the USS Vandergift, April 9, 2014. (U.S. Navy)

Family With Sick Child Rescued At Sea Arrives In San Diego Aboard Navy Ship

A Navy warship carrying a family whose sailboat broke down in the Pacific Ocean with a sick toddler arrived on Wednesday in San Diego.

04/09/2014

Lyra Kaufman

Coast Guard Will Not Charge Family With Sick Child For Ocean Rescue

The U.S. Coast Guard will not charge a San Diego family rescued in the middle of the Pacific Ocean after their baby daughter got sick.

04/07/2014

Lyra Kaufman

Parents Defend Sailing With Children After Toddler Rescued By Bay Area Team

A San Diego family with a sick infant stranded on a boat hundreds of miles off the coast of Mexico safely boarded a U.S. Navy ship Sunday morning as part of a rescue that included a Bay Area-based Air National Guard team.

04/06/2014

The Rebel  Heart, a 36-foot Hans Christian sloop. (Credit The Rebel Heart Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/svrebelheart)

Navy Warship En Route To Sick Toddler On Sailboat

A U.S. Navy warship was headed Saturday to rescue a 1-year-old girl who fell ill on a crippled sailboat that was attempting to circle the world.

04/05/2014

This sailboat was involved in a three hour chase on San Francisco Bay on July 21, 2013. David John McCormick, the sailboat's captain, was arrested in the case. (CBS)

Sailor Charged For Chase On San Francisco Bay, Assaulting Officer

A sailboat skipper who was arrested by the Coast Guard outside the Golden Gate on Sunday was given an Aug. 7 date in federal court in San Francisco for arraignment on three criminal charges.

07/24/2013

Bay Area Mugshots

Investigators Testify Against Man Accused Of Stealing Luxury Yacht From Sausalito Harbor

Two Pacifica police investigators testified in a South San Francisco courtroom Thursday morning in the preliminary hearing for a Wyoming man charged with stealing a yacht worth as much as $4 million from the Sausalito Yacht Harbor in March.

07/18/2013

Bay Area Mugshots

Man Charged With Stealing Yacht That Ran Aground In Pacifica To Have Mental Evaluation

A judge has assigned two doctors to determine if a Wyoming man charged with stealing a luxury yacht in Sausalito and running it aground in Pacifica is mentally fit for trial.

03/20/2013

The Coast Guard monitors a sailboat which ran aground in shallow water near Pacifica State Beach, March 4, 2013. (CBS)

2 Sausalito Yacht Theft Suspects Freed, 3rd To Be Charged

Two of three people arrested on suspicion of stealing a yacht from Sausalito were set to be released from jail just days after the vessel ran aground in Pacifica.

03/06/2013

A man who was on a stolen sailboat that ran aground off Linda Mar Beach is taken away by Pacifica Police. (CBS)

Stolen Sailboat Runs Aground In Pacifica Surf; 3 Arrested

The U.S. Coast Guard was monitoring a stolen 82-foot sailboat that ran aground in the surf in Pacifica Monday morning, an agency spokeswoman said.

03/04/2013

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