An electrical current is being blamed for damaging boats on the Kawkawlin River in Michigan.
Robert Mark Cooper of Point Pleasant, N.J., rescued from a 38-foot fishing boat that sank last Wednesday, is in stable condition, according to Coast Guard Petty Officer Crystalynn Kneen.
Three men were recently rescued from a 32-foot-long boat, a privately owned fishing vessel sinking in the Gulf of Mexico about 60 miles northwest of Clearwater, Fla.
Anyone planning an offshore passage should consider attending one of the Cruising Rally Association's Ocean Sailing Seminars. For 20 years, CRA instructors with specialties in communications, sail handling, heavy weather sailing, mechanical/electrical systems and offshore safety have brought two-day seminars to future offshore sailors.
The U.S.-based America's Cup syndicate BMW Oracle on Tuesday questioned if the boat that Swiss-backed defending champion Alinghi plans to use in their multihull duel slated for February meets the event's nationality rules.
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