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Rescued Sailor

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Rescued Sailor

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Almost four months ago, a 62-year-old Vietnamese immigrant named Richard Van Pham took his sailboat on what was supposed to be a day-long trip to a nearby island in Long Beach Harbor. He was picked up last week by a Navy frigate. NPR's Andy Bowers reports.