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Trevor Moore  (Source: U.S. Coast Guard)

Authorities Won’t Stop Search For Missing Olympic Sailor

The U.S. Coast Guard and Florida Fish and Wildlife officers continue to search for an Olympic sailor whose boat was found abandoned just off Dinner Key Marina Thursday night.


(Source: CBS4)

Boater Goes Missing Off Dinner Key Marina

Several agencies are searching for a boater who went missing Thursday evening.


Five people were rescued after a plane went down off the Bahamas.

Coast Guard Finds 5 People From Downed Plane In Bahamas

Five people, aboard a plane that went down southeast of the Bahamas, were found floating on a raft late Monday night.


It was the Coast Guard to the rescue when a man suffered a stroke on a Carnival cruise ship off the coast of Palm Beach. (Source: Coast Guard)

Coast Guard Medevacs Man From Carnival Cruise Ship

A 71-year-old man was medevaced from a cruise ship Saturday by the Coast Guard, approximately 22 miles east of Palm Beach.

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Body found floating in water at Matheson Hammock Marina. (Source: CBS4)

Body Found Near Marina Is That Of Missing Boater

A body found floating in the water near Matheson Hammock’s Marina early Tuesday morning is that of a woman who disappeared off a go fast boat over the weekend.


Rough surf during a wind storm on Miami Beach on May 24, 2012. (CBS4)

At Least 3 Missing In Florida Waters, 1 Off Mississippi

Thousands hit the waters for the holiday weekend, but rough surf along Florida’s beaches made it dangerous for swimmers, boaters and rescue crews. Authorities said at least four people went missing in boating and swimming incidents.


A coast guard helicopter. (Source: CBS4)

Coast Guard Says Hoax Distress Calls A Problem

With Memorial Weekend around the corner, U.S. Coast Guard officials in Florida are warning people that making hoax distress calls is a felony.


The Coast Guard's Safe Boating App (Source:

Coast Guard To Release Boating Safety App

Want to play it safe on the water? Now there’s an app for that. This Saturday the Coast Guard will release its first boating safety app as the kickoff to this year’s National Safe Boating Week.


The marker at the southernmost point in the continental US in Key West Florida.The marker is 90 miles (140 km) from Cuba.  AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

First Sanctioned Key West-To-Cuba Sailing Race In 50 Years Set For May 16

A group of American Hobie Cat sailboat racers will race the 90-mile distance between Key West and Havana, Cuba during what is believed to be the first officially sanctioned sailing race between the two cities for at least 50 years.


A Navy ship arrives at Port Everglades for Fleet Week.  (Source: CBS4)

Navy, Coast Guard Ships Arrive For Fleet Week

South Florida welcomes hundreds of sailors and marines this week as they land at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale for the 25th annual Broward Navy Days’ Fleet Week Port Everglades.