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Mayor Garcetti Explains Leadership Change At Port Of LA

In the wake of a CBS2 investigation, Mayor Eric Garcetti Friday maintained that leadership changes at the Port of Los Angeles had little to do with the controversial skyrocketing cost of its 73-foot yacht.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/04/2013

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Port Of LA’s Executive Director To Retire By Year’s End

The executive director for the Port of Los Angeles will retire by the end of the year, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/03/2013

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Cost Of Renovations On Port Of LA’s Yacht Millions More Than Agency First Reported

The cost of renovations for the Port of Los Angeles’ yacht, which is used for tours of the harbor, is millions more than first reported, according to CBS2 investigative reporter David Goldstein.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/19/2013

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Renovations On Port Of LA’s Yacht Costing More Than $1M In Public Money

The Port of Los Angeles has been spending more than $1 million of public money on renovating a yacht, according to CBS2 investigative reporter David Goldstein.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/09/2013

This yacht rammed into the Balboa Pier. (credit: Sarah Bonar/UGC)

Balboa Pier Reopens After Yacht Collision

Officials reopened Balboa Pier in Newport Beach Monday after a 55-foot yacht collided with it.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/02/2013

This yacht rammed into the Balboa Pier. (credit: Sarah Bonar/UGC)

55-Foot Yacht Runs Into Balboa Pier

A 55-foot yacht carrying at least 13 passengers ran into the Balboa Pier at Newport Beach Sunday evening.

09/01/2013

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Best Memorial Day Celebrations In LA

If you plan to spend the holiday in town, do not miss out on a few of the city’s celebrations. From parades to yacht parties, there is definitely something for everybody.

CBS Los Angeles–05/13/2013

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Wagner Rebuffs Interview Requests By Detectives In Reopened Wood Case

Actor Robert Wagner has declined to be interviewed by detectives investigating the 1981 drowning of his then-wife, Natalie Wood.

01/18/2013

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Report: Yacht’s Deadly Collision May Have Been With Island, Not Another Ship

A website that tracks boats by GPS shows that a yacht mysteriously destroyed during a Pacific Ocean race left a track landing on the rocky shore of an island off Mexico’s northern coast.

05/01/2012

Michael Patton missed racing in a yacht that saw four of his friends perish. (credit: CBS)

5th Crewman Doesn’t Consider Himself Lucky For Missing Deadly Yacht Race

A last-minute decision to not race with his four friends is credited with saving the life of competitive sailor Michael Patton.

04/29/2012

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Ninth-Largest Yacht In The World Spotted Near Venice

Yachts, by definition, are supposed to be luxurious, but one docked near Venice goes above and beyond mere luxury.

02/23/2012

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Congressman Questions Port Of LA About VIP Yacht After KCAL9 Investigation

Congressman Darrell Issa from Washington questions why the port of Los Angeles owns a 73-foot yacht called the Angelena, and why they’re using taxpayer money to refurbish it.

02/07/2012

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Taxpayer Money Used To Maintain Million-Dollar Yacht

With the city going broke you may be surprised to find out that Los Angeles is the proud owner of a million dollar yacht and it is about to undergo hundreds of thousands of dollars in renovations at taxpayer expense.

02/06/2012

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Officials Discuss Probe Into Natalie Wood’s 1981 Death

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department held a news conference Friday about its new investigation into the death of actress Natalie Wood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/18/2011

Jean and Scott Adam of Marina del Rey were found shot to death in February. (Credit: svquest.com)

Friends: Local Couple Killed By Pirates Were Meticulous, Careful

They were four adventure seekers who loved the sea and wanted to see the world. Friends said they were meticulous and planned for any dangers, but even that couldn’t prepare them for the Somali pirates who stormed their yacht and took their lives.

02/23/2011

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