Mediterranean

A cook fries Falafel balls at a restaurant in Jounieh, north of the Lebanese capital Beirut, on October 17, 2014. Falafel  is a deep-fried ball or patty made from ground chickpeas, fava beans, or both. Falafel is a traditional Middle Eastern food, usually served in a pita wrapped sandwich. The falafel balls are topped with salads, pickled vegetables, hot sauce, and drizzled with tahini-based sauces. Falafel balls may also be eaten alone as a snack or served as part of a meze. AFP PHOTO/JOSEPH EID        (Photo credit should read JOSEPH EID/AFP/Getty Images)

Top Middle Eastern Food In South Florida

With rich flavors and amazing textures, South Florida has a wide array of favorite dining destinations for Lebanese, Syrian, Persian and other Middle Eastern varieties.

09/02/2015

Corsair by Scott Conant at Turnberry Isle Miami (Source: CBS4)

Corsair By Scott Conant Serves Up A Seasonal & Rustic Menu

Scott Conant, award-winning chef, author, and TV personality, can now add a second South Florida restaurant, after his first local eatery Scarpetta at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach, to his roster—Corsair by Scott Conant at Turnberry Isle Miami.

04/02/2015

(Source: NASA)

SpaceX Supply Ship Arrives At Space Station With Groceries

International Space Station’s six astronauts received much-needed groceries and gifts Monday when Dragon, a supply ship, arrived Monday.

01/12/2015

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Coast Guard: Safety Maneuvers Critical In Cruise Ship Disasters

Normally, those about to embark on a cruise line vacation are bombarded with safety information the moment they walk onto the ship.

CBS4–01/17/2012

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Quarantine Imposed Along Miles Of NE Broward After Medflies Discovery

Two Mediterranean fruit flies were discovered during routine monitoring in a residential area in South Florida, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services reported. Medflies are considered the most serious of the world’s fruit fly pests.

CBS4–02/25/2011

More than two dozen Brilliance of the Seas passengers were injured when the ship got caught in a storm in the Mediterranean. (Source: Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.)

Royal Caribbean Ship Survives Major Storm At Sea

More than two dozen passengers aboard a Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. cruise ship were injured After their ship was caught in a ferocious winter storm.

12/13/2010