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The Coast Guard rescued 11 migrants Wednesday morning. (Source: CBS4)

Family & Friends Of Migrants Seek Answers After Boat Capsizes Off Miami

Four people are dead, eleven others rescued by U.S. Coast Guard crews after they were found clinging to the hull of an overturned boat seven miles east of Miami.

CBS Miami–10/16/2013

Simone Jeanty's tears have not stopped since the day she received word her daughter, 24 year old Judith Valentin drowned off the coast of West Palm Beach.  (Source: CBS4)

Mother Questions Haitian Migrant’s Drowning

Simone Jeanty’s tears have not stopped since the day she received word her daughter, 24-year-old Judith Valentin drowned off the coast of West Palm Beach. Jeanty came from Haiti this week on a temporary visa to bury her.

09/26/2013

Victoria Duval of the US  returns against Samantha Stosur of Australia during their 2013 US Open women's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on August 27 , 2013.  AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY        (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Miami-Born Tennis Teen With Inspiring Story Beats Former US Open Champ

Miami-born unranked tennis player Victoria Duval defeated former US Open Champion Samantha Stosur, ranked number 11 in the world, in a major upset—for Stosur—at the 2013 US Open.

08/29/2013

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Cubans Protest Treatment In The Bahamas

Cuban Americans, protesting the treatment of migrants in the Bahamas, have resurfaced attention to longstanding complaints about the conditions of confinement for people seeking to reach the U.S., often with the help of human smugglers.

08/07/2013

Senator Bill Nelson (Source: CBS4)

Sen. Nelson Returns From Trip To Haiti

U.S. Senator Bill Nelson will brief Haitian-American leaders in Miami on Wednesday when he returns from a four day visit to their homeland.

08/07/2013

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Man Who Sexually Abused Kids In Haiti To Be Sentenced In Miami

A Michigan man convicted of sexually abusing children in a group home he ran in Haiti will be sentenced Tuesday in Miami federal court.

CBS4–07/30/2013

Haitian President Michel Martelly (STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Haitian President Attending NAACP Convention In Orlando

The United State’s oldest civil rights organization will mark the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the assassination of civil rights leader Medger Evers at the NAACP convention in Orlando over the next few days.

CBS Miami–07/12/2013

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Flights Canceled Due To Storm Expected To Resume By Thursday

Tropical Storm Chantal is now a tropical wave, but it left much of the Caribbean drenched, Wednesday, leading to flights being canceled for people heading to Haiti and the Dominican Republic.

CBS Miami–07/10/2013

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Coast Guard Searching For Fishermen

The Coast Guard is searching for nine fishermen, and their vessel, Saturday said to be in waters off northern Haiti.

06/22/2013

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World Champion Spain Beats Haiti 2-1

Santiago Cazorla and Cesc Fabregas scored early goals as World Cup champion Spain beat Haiti 2-1 in an exhibition Saturday.

06/08/2013

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