August 24, 2019

1 dead, 4 missing in yacht race accident

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A sail boat carrying eight crew members ran aground during a race off San Francisco Saturday, killing one person and leaving four others missing, the Coast Guard said. Coast Guard and National Guard helicopters and water craft rescued three of the crew members and recovered the body of the fourth, Coast […]

British PM Says No Public Funding for New Royal Yacht

FILE – A June 23, 1997 photo from files showing the Royal Yacht Britannia passing the new Hong Kong Convention Center in Hong Kong Harbor. What do you get for a monarch who has almost everything? Not, apparently, a new yacht, at least not one paid for with taxpayer funds. That was the message Monday, […]