News

Wayne Newton’s 65-foot yacht sinks

Wayne Newton’s 65-foot yacht sinks

DANKE SCHOEN: Wayne Newton's yacht sank but the Vegas crooner wasn't on board at the time. Photo: Associated Press

yacht
The boat, a 1996 65-foot Skipperliner, sank at Temple Bar Marina at Lake Mead, Ariz. (AP Photo)

A yacht owned by Las Vegas entertainer Wayne Newton has been found at the bottom of a marina.

The veteran singer’s 65-foot ship, named Rendezvous, sank stern-first in Lake Mead on Friday while it was in a slip at Arizona’s Temple Bar marina, according to National Park Service representative Christie Vanover.

The ship sank in about 45 feet of water at the marina, which is on the Arizona side of the Colorado River reservoir, Vanover said.

There were no passengers on the boat at the time of the incident, which took place while Newton and his wife were on vacation outside of the U.S., reports The Associated Press.

Recent Headlines

in Music

This week’s top rock tracks

Zac Brown as Zac Brown Band performs during Music Midtown 2014 at Piedmont Park on Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, in Atlanta.

LISTEN: This week's top rock songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Viral Videos

Paralyzed student walks across stage at college graduation

10-overlay5

Injured playing football in 2010, Christopher Norton walked across the stage with help from his new fiancée.

in Weird

Sure it’s Swiss, but where are the holes?

swiss

The mystery of Swiss cheese and its disappearing holes has been solved.

in Viral Videos

This ‘Single Ladies/Ducktales’ mashup is a thing of beauty

12-overlay4

WATCH: The infamous video from Beyoncé's hit single pairs perfectly with the cartoon theme song.

in Music

Motley Crue wants your help planning final tour

motleycrue

The rockers have launched the #demandthecrue campaign for fans to fight for the rockers to visit their city.