Port Everglades

(Source: CBS4) The military arrives in South Florida for the 2012 Fleet Week.

Smaller Fleet Week To Sail Into Port Everglades

This year’s Fleet Week in Ft. Lauderdale may be a bit smaller than in years past due to federal sequestration, but it’s just as important to those who are serving on the ships who will take part.


Crews at Port Everglades work to remove teetering containers on barge. (Source: CBS4)

Work Continues To Remove Teetering Containers On Barge

Crews at Port Everglades will be back at work Wednesday trying to secure 27 cargo containers that tipped over on a barge.


Containers tipped over on a cargo ship docked at Port Everglades. (Source: CBS4)

Containers Topple Off Cargo Ship Into Ocean Off S. Fla.

A cargo ship lost some of its load off the coast of South Florida as the containers toppled over on the deck of the ship.



Gov. Scott Commits $13M To Port Everglades Improvements

As Port Miami progresses with its upgrade, Port Everglades is slated for improvements as well.


(Source: CBS4)

Strike Averted At Miami, Ft. Lauderdale’s Ports

It’s business as usual at Port Miami and Port Everglades after a planned work stoppage by cargo crews was narrowly averted.


(Photo Credit: CBS4) Port of Miami

Gov. Scott Trying To Avoid Port Work Stoppage

In an effort to prevent a work stoppage at Florida’s ports this weekend, Gov. Rick Scott held a conference call with port executives Thursday to discuss the impact of a possible strike.



PortMiami Hosts Yet Another Ship

Competition is heating up for a place to park new cruise ships at South Florida ports, with the latest offering from Oceania Cruises arriving Thursday morning at PortMiami.


(Source: CBS4)

S. Fla. Boaters Warned To Slow Down For Migrating Manatees

South Florida boaters are being reminded to slow down for migrating manatees.



South Florida’s Best Cruise Ships

These are the best ships to cruise in South Florida: Oasis of the Seas, Norwegian’s Epic, Celebrity Century, Carnival Miracle and Coral Princess Cruise Line.


Voting machines in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Axed After Flawed Palm Beach Voter Registration, Firm Flubbed In M-D

A vendor fired by the Republican Party of Florida (RPOF) for submitting questionable voter registration forms in Palm Beach County also filed flawed applications in Miami-Dade and at least seven other counties.





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