(Source: CBS4)

Fire Engulfs Small Boat Near Miami Beach Marina

A boat fire near Miami Beach Marina and Fisher Island kept a group of firefighters busy Friday afternoon.

CBS Miami–01/31/2014

Coast Guard Rescue (Source: Coast Guard Station Miami)

Coast Guard Responds To Flare, Saves Two Men Off Elliot Key

Two flare shots in the night led the Coast Guard to two men whose boat had sunk off Elliot Key.


Clearwater Beach

One Man Dies After Swimming To Shore When Boat Sinks In The Gulf

A sinking boat prompted two men to swim to shore to save their lives.


U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Miami (Source: Coast Guard)

Two Rescued From Sinking Boat Off Miami

A life jacket and inflatable seat cushion likely saved the lives of two people stranded off Miami in the Atlantic Ocean Sunday.


The Coast Guard rescued 11 migrants Wednesday morning. (Source: CBS4)

Family & Friends Of Migrants Seek Answers After Boat Capsizes Off Miami

Four people are dead, eleven others rescued by U.S. Coast Guard crews after they were found clinging to the hull of an overturned boat seven miles east of Miami.

CBS Miami–10/16/2013

The Coast Guard rescued 11 migrants Wednesday morning. (Source: CBS4)

MD Fire Boat Stays Docked During Migrant Rescue

When a migrant smuggling boat capsized and its 15 occupants were thrown into the dark waters seven miles Southeast of Miami Beach, the Coast Guard threw everything it could into the rescue efforts. The Coast Guard dispatched four boats, a helicopter and a plane. But it wasn’t enough.


Owner of sunken party boat speaks out to CBS4's David Sutta. (Source: CBS4)

Owner Of Sunken Party Boat Speaks Out About Incident

Salvage crews spent Tuesday attempting to raise a 45 foot catamaran sunk in Biscayne Bay. The boat owner is still trying to figure out what happened Sunday afternoon, when 30 passengers had to make a swim for it. Thankfully nearby boaters came to their rescue.


Boats search for body in Biscayne Bay

FWC Encouraging Tubing Safety

Living in South Florida, where summer temperatures are almost a year-round occurrence, water activities like tubing are a popular past time. But while fun, tubing can be dangerous.


(Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Miami Man Dies While Boating In Key Largo

Police are investigating the death of a Miami man who was on a boating trip in Key Largo.

CBS Miami–09/01/2013

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 11: Recording artist Kelly Rowland attends Fox's 'The X Factor' Judges at the Galen Center on July 11, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Scary End To Singer Kelly Rowland’s Boat Trip

A boat captain reportedly became disoriented and his boat had to be escorted back to the dock. On board was musician Kelly Rowland, a founding member of the group Destiny’s Child, she was among several passengers.