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Salvage

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

Stolen Luxury Yacht Towed To Richmond Salvage Yard; May Be Total Loss

The multi-million dollar luxury sailing yacht that was run aground by alleged thieves off Linda Mar Beach in Pacifica Monday is now safe at a Richmond salvage yard. But, it’s possible the vessel endured so much damage that it could be declared a total loss.

03/05/2013

America’s Cup: World Series 2012 II

Rescuer Of French America’s Cup Boat Seeks Huge Cash Award

A Bay Area sailor is seeking thousands in award money after rescuing a drifting catamaran belonging to the French America’s Cup World Series known as Energy, according to a report in the San Francisco Chronicle.

10/10/2012

Cars drive drive along U.S. 101 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Brown Signs Bill Warning Car Buyers Of Damage

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill requiring car dealers to mark vehicles with a sticker alerting potential buyers to damage.

09/26/2011

Car Crash

ConsumerWatch: Bay Area Car Buyer Finds Holes in Carfax Report

A CARFAX report will tell you a lot about a car you’re interested in buying. But, it may omit some important facts, as one East Bay car buyer found out recently.

KPIX 5–08/17/2011