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  1. Afloat: Youngster Freer is striving to improveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 |

    WEYMOUTH based youth sailor Alex Freer, pictured, has enjoyed the 2014 season and is looking forward to improving his race finish positions. The 16-year-old sailor regularly competes in the Laser Radial class, one of the largest and most competitive classes.


  2. The Curse Of The Black DogRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | TrekEarth

    The Shenandoah is one of the two Blag Dog Tall Ships at Martha's Vineyard. Captain Robert S. Douglas planned to move to the Vineyard and build windjammer to take passengers back to the days of tall ships and the life of sailing them.


  3. Holland America Line's ms Zuiderdam Rescues Eight Crewmembers From Sinking Vessel in the CaribbeanRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 3 | KXVO

    Zuiderdam was approximately 15 miles away and the closest ship in the area. "Congratulations to the officers and crew onboard Zuiderdam for their quick response that saved the lives of eight people," said , president of Holland America Line.


  4. Come 'n' try day for budding sailorsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Warrnambool Standard

    WARRNAMBOOL Yacht Club is giving people the opportunity to enjoy the thrill of sailing with a come 'n' try day on Sunday. WARRNAMBOOL Yacht Club is giving people the opportunity to enjoy the thrill of sailing with a come 'n' try day on Sunday.


  5. California yacht hit Mexico rocks, GPS suggestsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 |

    An American yacht destroyed while racing from California to Mexico ended up on the rocky shore of an island just past the border, according to a website that tracks boats by GPS, potentially undercutting the theory that it was crushed by a large ship. Coast Guard investigators have not recovered the GPS device but will consider the coordinates as they try to determine what caused the crash of the 37-foot Aegean that killed three sailors and left one missing, agency spokesman Lt.


  6. Lady Washington, Hawaiian Chieftain plan summer tall ship tour of Columbia RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 |

    In a re-enactment of an historic encounter, Shoalwater and Chinook tribal members approach the Hawaiian Chieftain where they take a "hostage" off the ship before escorting the Chieftain and Lady Washington to port in Grays Harbor. The Aberdeen-based Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain will make an extended voyage on the Columbia River in July and August.


  7. PortMiami breaks another cruise passenger record wtth 4.8MRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Biscayne Bay Tribune

    PortMiami, the Cruise Capital of the World, broke another world record processing nearly 4.8 million multi-day cruise passengers in the fiscal year ending Sept. 30. FY 2014 cruise statistics Multi-day passengers: 4.77 Million Daily passengers: 167,000 Total cruise brands: 13 Total ships: 32 In the 2014 cruise season MSC Cruises began sailing one of its newest ships, MSC Divina.


  8. Nothing will stop Kirkland native from reaching 2016 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Kirkland Reporter

    There's no stopping Kirkland native Helena Scutt from sailing in the Women's High Performance Skiff for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Not the severe injuries sustained last year during the 2013 World Championship in southern France, nor her pursuit of a master's in mechanical engineering at Stanford University.


  9. Sir Ben Ainslie's Americas Cup base rises on Old Portsmouth skylineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Portsmouth Today

    THIS incredible aerial photograph shows the America's Cup base dwarfing two Isle of Wight car ferries as they head out into Portsmouth harbour. Sir Ben Ainslie's huge, futuristic sailing base in Old Portsmouth is taking shape, with the highest point, the 85ft lift shaft, now in place.


  10. I-77 Exit 28 bridge in Cornelius closed this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | The Charlotte Observer

    A rendering reflects how steel cables being erected in January will look on the I-77 Exit 28 interchange bridge at night. A diverging diamond intersection allows two directions of traffic to cross to the left side of the road.


  11. Making Stuff WilderRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | NOVA scienceNOW

    In this four-part special, technology columnist and best-selling author David Pogue takes a wild ride through the cutting-edge science that is powering a next wave of technological innovation. Pogue meets the scientists and engineers who are plunging to the bottom of the temperature scale, finding design inspiration in nature, and breaking every speed limit to make tomorrow's "stuff" "Colder," "Faster," "Safer," and "Wilder."


  12. A tow truck pulls the Woodwind II out of Lake Tahoe at the Cave Rock boat launch Wednesday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    The Woodwind II, a sailboat custom built for excursions on Lake Tahoe, was pulled from the water by tow truck today after sustaining damage in a fierce December windstorm. The 55-foot-long catamaran was allegedly damaged after breaking away from its mooring in harsh weather and washing up on rocks in the area, according to a Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park official.


  13. 'A really important day': Franklin Expedition ship discovered in Arctic watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Coast Reporter

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper listens to details from Parks Canada's Ryan Harris about the find from the Victoria Strait Expedition in Ottawa on Tuesday September 9, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick Prime Minister Stephen Harper listens to details from Parks Canada's Ryan Harris about the find from the Victoria Strait Expedition in Ottawa on Tuesday September 9, 2014.


  14. Sailing "guru" at Chicago Strictly SailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Ocean Navigator

    The Chicago Strictly Sail website pulls no punches with the billing for these seminars. It acknowledges what we all already knew: author and sailor Nigel Calder is "The Guru of Sailing Systems."


  15. Powering ships with alternative energy sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | ECNmag

    A Norwegian engineer is currently pursuing a new approach: With Vindskip, he has designed a cargo ship that is powered by wind and gas. Software developed by Fraunhofer researchers will ensure an optimum use of the available wind energy at any time.


  16. Mysterious Black Stealth Ship Prowls San Francisco Bay, A Harbinger Of Yachting's FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] SAN FRANCISCO - Yachts are supposed to be white, so when a dark, angular, $33 million stealth ship pulls up at a local marina next to a bunch of fiberglass pleasure boats that haven't changed basic designs in 50 years, heads turn, cameraphones are raised, and questions are asked.


  17. 2nd Annual Progressive Insurance San Francisco Boat Show Docks at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 |

    The San Francisco Bay will be buoyant with maritime merriment for the 2nd annual Progressive Insurance San Francisco Boat Show on January 22-25 at McCovey Cove and Pier 48. The show features boats for every lifestyle and budget, water sports, accessories, hands-on education, boating and sailing lessons on the bay, AT&T Park's famed food and beverages, family entertainment and more. McCovey Cove and Pier 48 will transform into a boat shopper's paradise with hundreds of new and used vessels for sale including luxury yachts, sport fishing boats, sailboats, pontoons, personal watercrafts, and family cruisers.


  18. Colourful past of Otago's 'pirate ship'Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Otago Daily Times

    Is there a pirate ship hidden beneath the waves in Otago Harbour? Reporter Chris Morris goes in search of a buried treasure. As the blanket of water rolls back, pieces of rotting timber break the surface in a quiet corner of Deborah Bay.


  19. James's Quetzalcoatl coming home with a wet sail in Sydney to HobartRead the original story

    Monday Dec 29 | Central Western Daily

    ORANGE'S James Sweetapple was expected to cross the finish line of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race at about 11pm last night which would have been a personal best for the team. The team had aimed for a finish of about 9pm but after "very strong conditions" it was more likely it would cruise into Hobart a little later.


  20. Shares that get our vote in 2015 - The Daily Mail's City reporters reveal their market tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | Daily Mail

    There's no sugar-coating it. The Mail City office's 2014 picks were, to quote Aussie cricketing legend Shane Warne, 'pretty average, mate'.