Port Miami

Richard Branson (center in hat) at Virgin Cruises announcement. (Source: Ted Scouten/CBS4)

Virgin Cruises Coming To Miami

Port Miami is about to get a bit more crowded. British business magnate Richard Branson has announced his new cruise line, Virgin Cruises, will call the port home.

06/23/2015

Rescue crews used their fire truck ladder to  move a man from a boat to the docks to be treated. (Source: CBS4)

Injured Man Pulled Off Ship Using Rescue Ladder At Port Miami

Rescue crews hauled a man who appeared to be injured off a boat using a fire truck ladder on Thursday afternoon.

03/26/2015

Insignia

Fire On Miami-Bound Cruise Ship Kills Three People

Three people are dead after flames erupted on-board a luxury cruise ship that was docked in St. Lucia.

12/12/2014

GoPro camera captures cruise passenger's air rescue. (Source: Miami-Dade Fire Rescue)

Cruise Passenger’s Air Rescue Caught On Camera

A young man aboard a cruise ship had to be air rescued over the weekend after officials said he choked on a piece of meat.

12/01/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Source: PortMiami Tunnel To Open Monday

Port Miami Tunnel is scheduled to open Monday morning, according to sources.

07/29/2014

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Scott & Christie Pledge $1 Billion Toward Port Upgrades

Florida Gov. Rick Scott pledged Thursday to spend $1 billion upgrading the state’s ports over his two terms in office if he is re-elected.

05/22/2014

A rendering of the interior bowl of the proposed soccer stadium at PortMiami. (Source: Arquitectonica, 360 Architecture and Visual House)

Local Debate Takes Place As Officials Join MLS Stadium Opposition

While soccer superstar David Beckham eyes PortMiami for a possible Major League Soccer stadium, a group of Miami-Dade mayors have signed on against the plan.

04/30/2014

John Fox (left) and John Alschuler discuss the possibility of a new soccer stadium at PortMiami. (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Soccer Stadium Debate

What was once quiet opposition to David Beckham’s dream of building a soccer stadium at Port Miami is now very public. The Miami Seaport Alliance, led by Royal Caribbean cruise lines, this week launched a campaign against major league soccer on the bay. The men leading the charge on both sides of this heated debate face off for the first time.

CBS4–04/21/2014

Michel Escoto is accused of killing his newlywed bride to collect insurance money.  (Source: CBS4)

Newlywed Murder Trial Continues, “The Other Woman” Cross-Examined

The trial of a man accused of murdering his bride, just four days after they got married, in order to collect a million-dollar life insurance policy continued on Wednesday.

03/26/2014

A rendering of the interior bowl of the proposed soccer stadium at PortMiami. (Source: Arquitectonica, 360 Architecture and Visual House)

Beckham Discusses Open-Air Stadium Design For PortMiami

International soccer star David Beckham’s investment group has unveiled concept designs for an open-air stadium at PortMiami that would include views of the downtown skyline and bayfront.

CBS Miami–03/24/2014

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