A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket attached to the cargo-only capsule called Dragon lifts off from the launch pad on October 7, 2012 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The rocket is bringing cargo to the International Space Station that consists of clothing, equipment and science experiments. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

International Space Station Grocery Run Stalled By Florida Storm Clouds

Astronauts on board the International Space Station will have to wait a little longer for a special delivery of groceries and an espresso maker.

CBS Miami–04/13/2015

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Five Imprisoned For Roles In Florida Cargo Theft Ring

Five people have been sent to federal prison for their roles in a South Florida-based cargo theft ring that targeted cold medicine and baby formula.


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Miami-Based Cocaine Smugglers Going To Prison

For seven years, a Miami-based drug trafficking operation used cargo ships to smuggle cocaine into South Florida. Now the ringleaders are heading to prison.


Containers tipped over on a cargo ship docked at Port Everglades. (Source: CBS4)

Containers Topple Off Cargo Ship Into Ocean Off S. Fla.

A cargo ship lost some of its load off the coast of South Florida as the containers toppled over on the deck of the ship.


Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez delivers his State Of The County Address on Feb. 28, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Gimenez Says County Optimistic In State Of County Address

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez said he is optimistic the county is improving as it battles back from the Great Recession.

CBS Miami–02/28/2013


First Miami Cargo Ship In 50 Years En Route To Havana

For the first time in half a century, a cargo ship carrying humanitarian supplies is on it’s way to Havana, Cuba.


(Source: NASA TV) Crew from the International Space Station entered the privately built Dragon space capsule Saturday in a history making trip, the first private delivery of goods to the station.

Florida-Launched Dragon Capsule Begins Space Station Delivery

The first commercial space vehicle to dock with the International Space Station, launched from Florida earlier this week, finally delivered the groceries Saturday morning when it was opened by space station crew members and its cargo was transferred aboard.


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Florida Ports Lead In Cruises, Cargo Growing

Florida’s seaports are booming, especially when it comes to taking Curise Chip passengers to paradise.


SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket lifts off on December 8, 2010 from launch pad 40 at Cape Canaveral, Florida.  (Photo credit: BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images)

1st Private Cargo Run To Space Station Now May 19

The International Space Station may soon have some new cargo now that a private U.S. company has set a new date for launching a cargo ship to the orbiting outpost.


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.