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Three Somalis convicted of piracy, murder in yacht attack off Oman

NORFOLK, Virginia (Reuters) - Three Somalis were convicted on Monday of piracy, kidnapping and murder in the 2011 shooting deaths of four Americans sailing in the Indian Ocean off of Oman and could face the death penalty, according to court documents. Full story

The Biggest Boat Gets Even Bigger

   CNBC's wealth reporter Robert Frank has all the details on the world's largest yacht that has taken the boating world by storm.

Power Rundown: Largest & Fastest Yacht

   Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer is running for New York Comptroller, and the world's largest yacht at 590 feet is now also the fastest. CNBC's Robert Frank and John Carney, discuss.

3 Somalis convicted in hijacking that left 4 dead

All three Somalis convicted by a federal jury on murder, piracy and other charges stemming from a yacht hijacking that left four Americans dead will face potential death sentences at sentencing later this month, including a man defense attorneys had claimed was mentally handicapped. Full story

Sales of High-End Boats Up

   CNBC's Mary Thompson is on board a Viking yacht after speaking with the company's CEO Patrick Healey about the tremendous growth he sees going into next year.

North Korean leader Kim used luxury yacht to tour coast: website

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un toured the impoverished country's east coast last month in a 95-foot luxury yacht, a boat that could be prohibited under U.N. sanctions, a website that tracks events in the reclusive state said. Full story

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  The Largest Motor Yacht In the World

CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the fastest mega yacht, and the most ingenious Porsche parking system.

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Emirates Team New Zealand sails during the round robin one yacht races of the Luis Vuitton Cup challenger series in the 34th America's Cup in San Francisco
Emirates Team New Zealand sails during the round robin one yacht races of the Luis Vuitton Cup challenger series in the 34th America's Cup in San Francisco

Emirates Team New Zealand sails during the round robin one yacht races of the Luis Vuitton Cup challenger series in the 34th America's Cup in San Francisco, California July 7, 2013. REUTERS/Jana Asenbrennerova

Emirates Team New Zealand sails on San Francisco Bay during the round robin one yacht races of the Luis Vuitton Cup challenger series in the 34th America's Cup in San Francisco
Emirates Team New Zealand sails on San Francisco Bay during the round robin one yacht races of the Luis Vuitton Cup challenger series in the 34th America's Cup in San Francisco

Emirates Team New Zealand sails on San Francisco Bay during the round robin one yacht races of the Luis Vuitton Cup challenger series in the 34th America's Cup in San Francisco, California July 7, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

A jazz band performs at the America's Cup Center as the Emirates Team New Zealand yacht is moored prior to the round robin one yacht races of the Luis Vuitton Cup challenger series in the 34th America's Cup in San Francisco
A jazz band performs at the America's Cup Center as the Emirates Team New Zealand yacht is moored prior to the round robin one yacht races of the Luis Vuitton Cup challenger series in the 34th America's Cup in San Francisco

A jazz band performs at the America's Cup Center as the Emirates Team New Zealand yacht is moored prior to the round robin one yacht races of the Luis Vuitton Cup challenger series in the 34th America's Cup in San Francisco, California July 7, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith (UNITED STATES - Tags: S