A life jacket and inflatable seat cushion likely saved the lives of two people stranded off Miami in the Atlantic Ocean Sunday.
Seven rafters who were rescued by a cruise ship Friday afternoon on its way back to Port Everglades will be repatriated to their country, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
A 25-year-old boat captain faces the death penalty in connection with an ill-fated June 14 immigrant smuggling operation that left a pregnant woman dead and another woman critically injured when the boat capsized near Delray Beach.
Eleven people were rescued after a boat capsized while being followed by the U.S. Coast Guard off Delray Beach Tuesday. Officials are investigating after the say the boat tried to elude authorities before stopping.