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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.

10/16/2013

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.

10/15/2013

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.

09/19/2013

(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.

07/21/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Genting’s Bimini Casino Ship Cleared For Sailing

The newest casino vessel that calls PortMiami home has received a green light from the U.S. Coast Guard after several weeks of delays.

CBS Miami–07/16/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Herald: New SuperFast Gambling Boat Failed Required Inspection

The new high speed ship, which boasts the service of taking gamblers to the Bahamian island of Bimini and back in one day, has already hit rough waters.

07/02/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Genting’s Bimini Casino Ship To Be Christened Friday

The newest casino vessel that calls PortMiami home is scheduled to be christened Friday morning.

CBS Miami–06/28/2013

The Bimini SuperFast docked at Port Miami. (Source: CBS4)

Genting Ship To Sail Gamblers To Bimini

There’s a new addition to the fleet of vessels that call Port Miami home. The Bimini SuperFast is currently docked at Terminal F until it’s new home on the other side of the port is ready later this year.

06/27/2013

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Officials Team Up To Crackdown On Intoxicated Boaters

Boating under the influence, BUI, is a serious issue and continues to be a major problem across the nation. In an effort to raise awareness and crackdown on BUIs, local and nationwide officials will launch Operation Dry Water from June 28-30th.

CBS Miami–06/22/2013

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