The Coast Guard sinks a disabled 270 foot barge 20 miles off Miami Beach. (Source: U.S. Coast Guard)

Struggling Barge Now Completely Underwater Off Miami Coast

A foundering barge is slowly slipping beneath the waves 20 miles off the coast of Miami, after it was towed into by the Coast Guard into deep waters where it can safely sink.


(Source: Sea Tow Miami)

Rush To Rescue Sinking Barge Off Miami Beach

It’s a wait and see situation on the high seas as the U.S. Coast Guard and Boat Tow US keep a close watch on a barge taking on water off Miami Beach.



2 Released Pilot Whales Swimming Strong

Two of seven previously stranded pilot whales are swimming strong in the Florida Straits. The mammals were released Saturday from the lower Florida Keys.



2 Of 7 Pilot Whales Released Off Cudjoe Key

Two of the seven surviving whales were released early Saturday afternoon. A total of 14 whales have died after beaching themselves near Cudjoe Key late Thursday afternoon.