| Sep 10, 2013
Larry Ellison, prince of Silicon Valley, is richer than God. But even Ellison can't always get what he wants.
FOR THE RECORD:
America’s Cup: An Op-Ed Tuesday about the sailing race said Team USA’s score after four races...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 9:48 PM
Like that of many freshmen at St. Mary's College in Southern Maryland, Ryan Breymaier's dream of becoming a world-class sailor began at the mouth of the Potomac River, near where it empties into the Chesapeake Bay.
It is there that the kid from...
| Sep 17, 2008
| 2:57 PM
There are cruises. And then there are cruises for people who hate cruises--at least of the big-ship variety.
Some of the newer ships are so monstrous you might as well be in Vegas instead of on the water. There's as much temptation to stay aboard as to...
| May 4, 2009
Casey Anthony is not the first murder suspect José Baez has defended. But representing her has brought him more public attention, scrutiny and controversy than any other case since he became a lawyer four years ago.
In the process, he has bristled at...
| Jul 17, 2009
Toby Sunderland declared Thursday "Zac Day" in honor of his older brother -- and that it was.
Hundreds of admirers could not wait for Zac Sunderland, 17, to guide his 36-foot vessel into Marina del Rey on Thursday morning, completing a 13-month quest...
| Jul 12, 2009
| 10:47 AM
MARINA DEL REY -- A 17-year-old boy is expected to become the youngest person to sail around the world when he returns to Marina Del Rey Thursday.
Zac Sunderland set sail from Marina Del Rey June 14, 2008 in his 36-foot sailboat "Intrepid."
| Jul 6, 2009
Zac Sunderland is wedged in his small bunk, reading, as his 36-foot sailboat ascends and careens down mountainous, shifting peaks.
Just ahead on this late June morning is Mexico's first seasonal tropical depression, whose winds have roiled the Pacific....
| Jun 23, 2009
| 9:16 AM
Boating connects like no other leisure activity and is a great getaway for spending quality time with family and friends without having to travel too far. In fact, 90 percent of Americans live within an hour of a body of water....
| Jan 14, 2010
Carolyn Fletcher's honeymoon started heading south the moment she and her husband landed in Cancun. No one was there to pick up the newlyweds.
It took an hour for her to convince a van service to deliver them to their hotel. But when they checked into...
| Oct 10, 2009
W.I.B. Crealock, a yacht designer, sailor and sailing author, died Sept. 26 at his home in Carlsbad after breaking his hip in a fall. He was 89.
Crealock was part of the "golden age" of fiberglass design in the 1960s, when the use of fiberglass made...
| Jun 29, 2010
| 11:59 AM
Rescued teen sailor Abby Sunderland says she's happy to be home in Southern California, yet sad that she had to cut short her attempt to sail around the world alone.
The 16-year-old spoke to reporters during a press conference in Marine Del Rey Tuesday...