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Some SeaWorld Mammals Survive Longer In Captivity

Amid controversy over the treatment of animals at one of Florida’s most popular theme-parks, a new report is shining a positive light on marine mammal’s life expectancy in the park.

07/03/2014

Weston Marine awarded Bronze Medal of Valor. (Source: Sergeant Christian Marlow)

Marine Sergeant From Weston Awarded Bronze Star

On the 70th anniversary of D Day, the day that turned the tide of World War II, a Weston Marine made his own bit of history.

06/16/2014

Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi looks down from his seat in a Marine combat vehicle during one of his combat tours in Afghanistan 2010-2012. Tahmooressi is now in a Tijuana prison on weapons charges. (Family photo courtesy Jill Tahmooressi/MCT)

Nationwide Rallies Planned To Encourage Release Of Jailed Marine

People around the country will rally at Mexican consulates Monday afternoon with the hope of bringing Sergeant Andrew Tahmooressi back to the U.S. He is currently in a Mexican jail.

05/19/2014

Robert Outler was shot during a robbery outside his Miami Garden's home. (Source: Facebook)

Exclusive: Former Marine Shot & Robbed Outside Home Speaks Out

A retired marine, shot in front of his own home for a gold chain, spoke exclusively with CBS4’s Jamie Guirola, expressing how the thieves not only robbed him of his gold chain, but also of his sense of security.

12/10/2013

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Best Places To Swim With The Dolphins

Swimming with the dolphins can be a great experience, and some of the best places to do this are Dolphins Plus, Dolphin Cove, Theater of the Sea, Dolphin Research Center, and Miami Seaquarium.

03/26/2013

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Jon Hammar Speaks Out After Months Long Imprisonment In Mexico

The South Florida Marine veteran released from a Mexican prison after a harrowing four-month ordeal is speaking out about his terrifying time behind bars.

CBS4–01/03/2013

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Fmr. Marine Jailed In Mexico Is Home For Christmas

The South Florida Marine veteran released from a Mexican prison late last week has made it back to South Florida after a harrowing four-month ordeal.

CBS4–12/24/2012

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Ex-Marine From S. Florida Released From Mexican Jail

Jon Hammar, the 27-year-old former Marine from Palmetto Bay, was released Friday night from the Matamoros jail.

CBS4–12/21/2012

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Focus on South Florida: Plant a Fish

The great-grandson of Jacques Cousteau, Fabien, is involved in making sure marine life is sustained in a healthy and safe environment.

My TV 33–09/07/2012

(Source: CBS4)

Sharks Unearth Clues Into Human Diseases

As a top marine researcher, Dr. Neil Hammerschlag, scours the oceans in search of sharks. She studies the mythical sea creatures to discover how their ailments could be linked to the development of human diseases.

CBS4–02/22/2012

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