The owner of a Florida boat and yacht brokerage and another man were arrested on grand theft charges after authorities said they sold stolen boats overseas.
Tucked among acres of fiberglass yachts, the 63-foot, wood-hulled motoryacht Elegante will be at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show this week, not for sale, but for auction Saturday at B-dock at the Bahia Mar Yachting Center.
Crooks bore their way from a derelict pub to get into Anglers' Supplies, on Penarth Road, in Grangetown, Wales and made off with thousands of pounds worth of air rifles and fishing equipment.
Four New York men were rescued Saturday morning from their sinking boat in Long Island Sound, police said.
Daniel Carlock, a Santa Monica aerospace engineer, prayed to God not to let him die after he was abandoned floating in the ocean 12 miles off Long Beach by leaders of a scuba diving excursion. After nearly five hours, surrounded by thick fog, "I had this feeling my spirit was getting ready to vacate my body," he recalled.
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