A 28-foot boat that capsized last Wednesday, and left four men adrift in the Gulf of Mexico for 22 hours, was recovered Saturday, according to the wife of one of the men.
A family of four had to jump overboard when their boat caught fire during Memorial Day weekend off Miami.
The Coast Guard in Portsmouth, Va., is urging mariners and residents to begin planning and preparing for the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season, which starts June 1 and applies to all residents along the East and Gulf coasts.
The Marine Retailers Association of America is urging its members to let Congress know they oppose proposals to make life-jacket wear mandatory.
South Carolina ocean racer Brad Van Liew sailed over the finish line of the Velux 5 Oceans on Friday and into the record books, winning every leg of the 30,000-mile challenge for the second time in his solo sailing career.
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