Team USA rallies from seven points down to win America's Cup
Date: 09/25/2013 | Sports
SAN FRANCISCO — The longest America's Cup in history will come down to two 72-foot, space-age catamarans making a final sprint around San Francisco Bay, on a five-leg course framed by the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island.Skipper Jimmy...
Date: 09/24/2013 | Sports
EDMONDS -- In the Sea Scouts at the Port of Edmonds, children learn to sail from volunteer skipper Jeremy Makin.The port sponsors a "ship" or branch of the scouts led by Makin, 36, of Edmonds, as part of the Boy Scouts of America...
Date: 07/05/2013 | Local News
HONOLULU -- The U.S. Coast Guard in Hawaii rescued a British citizen and -- with help from the U.S. Navy -- was searching Sunday for another British man who fell overboard in a remote area of the Pacific, officials said.
Date: 04/28/2013 | Nation & World
SAN FRANCISCO — A racing yacht named after one of the world's fastest cars has docked in San Francisco after what organizers said was the fastest passage of a single-hulled sailing vessel from New York to San Francisco.The 70-foot
Date: 02/16/2013 | Nation & World
PORTSMOUTH, Va. -- A replica 18th-century sailing ship that sank off North Carolina during Hurricane Sandy had a decaying frame with an undetermined amount of rot in it before leaving port, a Maine shipyard worker told federal officials Wednesday.
Date: 02/14/2013 | Nation & World
RALEIGH, N.C. -- More than a week before Hurricane Sandy became a superstorm that would zero in on New York and New Jersey, while it was just a tropical depression bouncing around the Caribbean, the captain of the tall ship Picton Castle decided to play it safe and stay home.
Date: 02/10/2013 | Nation & World