More than 60 Cubans were returned to their homeland last week. The Coast Guard returned the 63 migrants to Bahia de Cabanas, Cuba, after being repatriated.
Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad is ready to make one final attempt to swim from Cuba to the Florida Keys.
It was the battle of the fritas in South Florida, Wednesday. Some people said it was going to be a showdown between the king and the magician.
An Australian swimmer will attempt this week to become the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage.
The fourth try was not the charm for endurance swimmer Diana Nyad in her attempt to swim from Cuba to the Keys. Early Tuesday morning she was pulled from the water; she was about 50 miles off the coast of Key West.
Marathon swimmer Diana Nyad is hoping the fourth time will be the charm.
New oil drilling off Cuba’s waters means an oil spill may be just months away from the Florida Keys, according to the government’s computer models.
Unable to close the gap on the last 26 miles, a 49-year-old grandmother and veteran endurance swimmer ended her quest to be the first woman to swim unaided from Cuba to the Florida Keys.
After a failed third attempt over the weekend to swim from Cuba to the Florida Keys, Diana Nyad has said she won’t try again.
The third time was not the charm for distance swimmer Diana Nyad in her attempt to paddle 103 miles from Havana to the Florida Keys.