Somali Pirates Threaten To Kill Surfing Journalist From Manhattan BeachSomali pirates are threatening to kill a surfing journalist from Manhattan Beach if Navy SEALs attempt to rescue him.
Somali Pirates Kidnap Surfing Journalist From Manhattan BeachAcclaimed surfing journalist Michael Scott Moore has been kidnapped by Somali pirates. Moore, who was born and raised in Manhattan Beach, was researching for a book about piracy when he was abducted by at least a dozen men in two SUVs Saturday.
Somali Terrorist Pleads Guilty To Hijacking Yacht, Killing LA Couple Mohamud Hirs Issa Ali pleaded guilty in federal court on charges he hijacked Jean and Scott Adam's yacht and then killed the couple.
Friends: Local Couple Killed By Pirates Were Meticulous, CarefulThey 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.