Failed Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Jeff Greene sued several newspapers Wednesday, claiming they published knowingly false articles timed to damage his chances of winning.
A Canadian sailor was rescued by the Coast Guard last weekend after he abandoned his sailboat 55 miles west of North Carolina's Fort Bragg.
As the pending Gulf restoration plan is being developed, The Billfish Foundation is encouraging recreational anglers and boaters, especially those in the Gulf states most affected by the April 20 oil disaster, to urge the government to include the sportfishing segment in the plan.
Hurricane Earl was downgraded from a powerful Category 4 to Category 3 Thursday afternoon, but remained a dangerous storm with sustained winds near 125 mph.
Australian officials used explosives to blow up a terminally ill humpback whale that became stranded on a beach two weeks ago.
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