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The 25 Best Beaches In The World

After months of polar vortexes it’s finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.

04/23/2014

Kerry Gruson (Source: CBS4)

Miami Quadriplegic Competes In Triathlons To Inspire

She has no use of her legs and limited use of her arms, but that isn’t stopping Kerry Gruson from competing in the South Beach Triathlon this weekend.

04/03/2014

Migrants rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard. (Source: USCG)

USCG: More Than 200 Migrants Rescued In One Week

It has been a busy week for the U.S. Coast Guard battling illegal migration as more than 200 people were rescued and repatriated.

CBS Miami–03/31/2014

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Thousands Of Puerto Ricans Pack Florida Expo In San Juan

Seeking a better life in the Sunshine State, thousands of Puerto Ricans attended a Florida Expo event Saturday at the island’s main convention center.

03/23/2014

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Don’t Forget To Turn Clocks Forward One Hour

To not be late for Sunday morning plans, you may want to turn your clocks ahead one hour before going to bed Saturday night.

CBS Miami–03/08/2014

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Miami-Dade Awards Teacher Of The Year

Myra Betancourt’s face said it all. Her smile beamed as she made her way through hugs and handshakes to the front of the ball room at the Trump International Doral Resort to receive the Golden Apple as the 2015 Miami-Dade County Teacher of the Year.

01/29/2014

The crew of a Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter takes a group photo with Anibal Jimenez, who was rescued early morning hours of Jan. 17, 2014, after his fishing vessel, with three other fishermen onboard, capsized in waters north of Vega Baja, Puerto Rico during the afternoon of Jan. 16, 2014.  All four fishermen have been rescued, two were rescued Thursday night by a Puerto Rico Police marine unit that was vectored into their location by the Coast Guard helicopter and one other was also rescued Friday morning by a Good Samaritan vessel in the area of Cerro Gordo Beach in Vega Baja. Source: U.S. Coast Guard

Fishermen Rescued Off Coast Of Puerto Rico

The Coast Guard and Puerto Rico Police reported Friday morning that two fishermen who were missing off the coast of the island have been located.

CBS Miami–01/17/2014

Coast Guard Cutter Richard Etheridge  (Source: Facebook)

Two Fishermen Rescued, Two Missing Off Puerto Rico

The Coast Guard and Puerto Rico Police are searching for two fishermen who are missing after their vessel capsized.

CBS Miami–01/16/2014

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6.4 Earthquake Shakes Puerto Rico’s Northern Coast

There were no injuries reported after a powerful earthquake rattled the island of Puerto Rico early Monday.

01/13/2014

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6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits North Of Puerto Rico

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit north of Hatillo, Puerto Rico Sunday evening, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

01/13/2014

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