Port Of Oakland Offers Free Tours Of FDR's Presidential Yacht, The USS PotomacPort of Oakland officials announced they're offering free tours this summer on President Franklin Roosevelt's yacht, the USS Potomac.
Beer Can-Littered Boat Abandoned On Ocean Beach Matches Description Of Vessel Stolen From SF Yacht ClubA boat found grounded on Ocean Beach Friday afternoon and abandoned might have been stolen from a San Francisco yacht club, according to a U.S. Coast Guard official.
Woman Dubbed ‘Call Girl Killer’ Gets 6 Years In Jail For Google Exec’s DeathThe woman accused of injecting Google executive Forrest Timothy Hayes with a fatal dose of heroin and leaving him to die, was sentenced to 6 years in prison Tuesday.
San Francisco Entrepreneur Co-Skippers Attempt To Break Sail Speed RecordTwo sailboat skippers, one from San Francisco, set sail from Newport, R.I. at about 1:30 a.m. Eastern time Sunday morning with the goal of breaking the world sailing speed record.
Good Samaritan Rescues 6 from Burning Yacht In San Francisco Bay Near Angel IslandA good Samaritan helped rescue at least six people from a yacht that caught on fire in San Francisco Bay Sunday afternoon, a fire official said.
Drunk Sausalito Yacht Thief Failed To Pay $1.38 Million Restitution FeeA 62-year-old Wyoming man who stole a $2 million yacht from Sausalito, got drunk and ran it aground on a Pacifica beach in 2013 was back in court Friday for probation violations
Attorney For Prostitute Charged In Death Of Google Exec Aboard His Yacht Says Other Women Did Drugs With Him Before He OverdosedAn attorney for a Northern California prostitute charged with killing a Google executive with an overdose of heroin aboard his yacht says other women visited the man and may have done drugs with him before he died.
Call Girls, Money & Power In Silicon Valley: Tech Exec Shares His StoryAfter a Google executive’s death from a heroin overdose aboard a yacht in the Santa Cruz harbor was linked to a high-priced prostitute, many were left wondering how a high-powered executive got mixed up in a world of call girls and deadly drugs.
Sailor Killed In Redwood City Boating Accident IdentifiedOne person was killed and one injured Wednesday evening when a sailboat taking part in a race near Redwood City collided with a channel marker buoy, a U.S. Coast Guard spokesman said.
Sailor Rescued After 90 Minutes In The North Pacific Arrives In San FranciscoA sailor missing at sea for 90 minutes in the North Pacific returns to dry land Friday in San Francisco, after one of the most harrowing sea rescues to be caught on tape.
Artemis Crew Wants Safety Changes In America's Cup Following DeathThe head of Artemis Racing said his team will compete in the America's Cup only if conditions are deemed safe on wind-raked San Francisco Bay this summer.
Italian Team To Race In SF America's Cup; Owner Wants Safety ImprovementsThe owner of the Italian entry in the America’s Cup said Friday that his boat will compete this summer, but he would like to see new safety measures following the death of a sailor on a training run last week.