Passenger Fined $5K By Coast Guard For Jumping Off Boat Near Muir BeachThe Coast Guard issued a $5,000 fine to a passenger who jumped from the fishing vessel Bass Tub into the waters off Muir Beach in Marin County last Monday.
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.
Expected Influx Of Whales Prompts Warning For Bay Area Boaters To Keep Their DistanceBoaters have been asked to keep their distance away from an influx of whales expected to migrate through Bay Area waters for the next few months, according to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration officials.
Marshals Seize America's Cup Boat From Oracle Team USA Over Lien Filed By SailorFederal marshals seized America's Cup champion Oracle Team USA's prototype boat in San Francisco on Monday, before it could be shipped out of the country, in response to a lien filed by a fired sailor.
Woman Left Holding Bill After AAA Driver Involved In Crash While Using Personal Vehicle To Tow BoatIf you vehicle is totaled while in AAA’s care, the auto club may not take responsibility.
'Boat Bandit' Arrested In String Of Boat Paraphernalia TheftsFor weeks, motors and other boat paraphernalia have vanished from Outboard Motor Shop in Oakland.
16 Bizarre, Surprising, Or Creepy Google Projects From Bloodstream Robots, Military Dogs, Lunar Bases, And Even DeodorantFrom lightbulbs to your bloodstream, genomes to Terminator-type robots, Google is involved in every aspect of your life--and even in extending life--and possibly preserving your digital self forever.
Ship Berthed At Port Of Oakland Catches FireOakland fire crews said a two-alarm fire aboard a ship berthed at the Port of Oakland is under control Sunday evening, according to the department’s official Twitter account.
Firefighters Dealing With Spike In Mud Rescues On BayRescue teams on the peninsula are dealing with a spike in the number of people getting stuck on the Bay.
Lake Tahoe's Tiniest Creatures Disappearing At Alarming RateResearchers at Lake Tahoe are trying to figure out why some of the tiniest creatures and plants at the bottom of the alpine lake appear to be disappearing at an alarming rate.
Lake Tahoe Cruise Boat Runs Aground Minutes Into New Year, Stranding Hundreds In Freezing TemperaturesA paddle-wheel cruise boat ran aground on the California side of Lake Tahoe only minutes into the new year, stranding hundreds of revelers for about two hours in sub-freezing temperatures, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
Jet Ski, Rubber Boat Used To Rescue Occupants Stuck In Flooded Car In Sonoma CountyRescue crews used a jet ski and a rubber boat to rescue four occupants of a vehicle that became stranded in floodwater in west Sonoma County Friday morning.
Drone Boat Can Save Lives During Caltrans Emergency Flood Inspections Of BridgesThanks to their new remote-controlled boat, Caltrans can get a close up look at the span and the creek during the storm.
Santa Barbara Shark Attack Sends Woman Into OceanA shark attack on an outrigger sent a Santa Barbara woman into the water Sunday.
Coast Guard Responds To Report Of Capsized Boat Carrying 3 Near Fort RossCrews from the U.S. Coast Guard station in Bodega Bay responded Tuesday afternoon to a report of a capsized vessel south of Fort Ross.