Toxic Algae Off Fla. Coast Killing Marine Life & EconomyThe waters run red, but not with blood. A toxic algae known as the “red tide” is spreading through the northeast Gulf of Mexico, killing marine life and threatening the waters and beaches that fuel the region's economy.
Some SeaWorld Mammals Survive Longer In CaptivityAmid 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.
Marine Sergeant From Weston Awarded Bronze StarOn 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.
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.
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.
Best Places To Swim With The DolphinsSwimming 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.
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.
Fmr. Marine Jailed In Mexico Is Home For ChristmasThe 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.
Ex-Marine From S. Florida Released From Mexican JailJon Hammar, the 27-year-old former Marine from Palmetto Bay, was released Friday night from the Matamoros jail.
Focus on South Florida: Plant a FishThe great-grandson of Jacques Cousteau, Fabien, is involved in making sure marine life is sustained in a healthy and safe environment.
Sharks Unearth Clues Into Human DiseasesAs 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.
Marine Shot During Robbery: "I'm Not Running From A Fight"A South Florida Marine Corps officer who was shot by would-be robbers has been released from the hospital just nine days after being wounded and doctors said he has made an amazing recovery.