Gulf Of Mexico

A portion of the field of 1,500 competitors run across the convergence of the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico during the Seven Mile Bridge Run Saturday, April 18, 2015, near Marathon, Fla., in the Florida Keys. The annual footrace across the longest of 42 bridges over water that help comprise the Florida Keys Overseas Highway began in 1982.  (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Runners Lace Up For Seven Mile Bridge Run

Runners laced up for the annual Seven Mile Bridge run in the Florida Keys on Saturday.

04/18/2015

Sunset over water

Coast Guard Searches For 2 Boaters Missing Off Gulf Coast

Officials are searching the waters for a pair of fisherman who sent a mayday call saying their boat was taking on water in the Gulf of Mexico.

02/17/2015

Paso Robles (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Best Up-And-Coming Travel Destinations Of 2015

Travelers looking to visit someplace new should consider these five up-and-coming American travel destinations in 2015.

12/10/2014

Source: CBS4

Rainy At Times Sunday

A disturbance over the Gulf of Mexico is moving toward South Florida with showers way out ahead of it.

11/09/2014

An F-16 fighter jet is shown at Homestead Air Reserve Base in 2007. (Photo credit ROBERT SULLIVAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Air Force IDs Pilot In Fighter Jet Crash

Air Force officials identified the pilot involved in a deadly jet crash in the Gulf of Mexico.

11/08/2014

A wing of F-16 fighter jets overflies a military parade in Santiago on September 19, 2014, on the day of the 204th anniversary of Chile's independence.      (Source: MARTIN BERNETTI/AFP/Getty Images)

Air Force: Pilot’s Remains Recovered After Gulf Crash

Air Force officials recovered the remains of a pilot after a jet crashed in the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday.

11/07/2014

Forecast track of TD #9 as of Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 11:00 p.m. (Source:  wunderground.com)

TD # 9 Downgraded To Remnant Low After Moving Inland

Tropical Depression nine continues to move eastward near the Mexican state of Campeche and is still expected to strengthen as the week goes on.

10/22/2014

(Source: CBS4)

TD # 9 Forms Over SW Gulf Of Mexico

Tropical depression nine (TD #9) formed in the southwest Gulf of Mexico Tuesday evening as thunderstorms near the well defined low pressure center became better organized.

10/21/2014

(Source: CBS4 Viewer/Brahim)

Marco Island Beaches Have Stinky Problem

The white sands of Marco Island’s beaches are a little pungent these days thanks to a cold front from the Gulf of Mexico which caused thousands of smelly sea squirts to wash ashore.

10/08/2014

A Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Secretary Robert Barham digs up oiled sand on a beach on April 19, 2011 at South Pass in southern Louisiana. A year after the BP oil spill coated Gulf coast beaches and marshes, BP claims that most of the oil has been removed. Barham says, however, that much of the coastal cleaning has been superficial, as the oil has seeped into the soil, killing marshes and further eroding the state's damaged Mississippi Delta ecosystem. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

$627M In Gulf Oil Spill Recovery Projects Approved

Plans to spend $627 million on 44 projects meant to aid recovery from the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico were approved Friday, but environmentalists are fuming that $58 million will go to an Alabama beachfront hotel they say will hurt rather than help the Gulf.

10/04/2014

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