Secretary Of State John Kerry

American flag flies at US embassy in Cuba. 8/14/15 (Source: CBS4)

Kerry On The Ground As U.S. Flag Flies In Cuba After 54 Years

The American flag is flying in Cuba for the first time in 54 years.


HAVANA, CUBA - AUGUST 14: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla hold a joint news conference at the Hotel Nacional August 14, 2015 in Havana, Cuba. The first American secretary of state to visit Cuba since 1945, Kerry presided over the flag-raising ceremony at the recently reopened U.S. Embassy, a symbolic act after the the two Cold War enemies reestablished diplomatic relations in July. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Kerry: We Are Taking A New Direction In Cuba

Secretary of State John Kerry, standing alongside Cuba’s foreign minister reiterated the two nations’ commitment to normalizing relations.


American flag flies at US embassy in Cuba. 8/14/15 (Source: CBS4)

Secretary Of State John Kerry’s Remarks At The Flag Raising Ceremony

Please be seated, everybody. Thank you very, very much. Muchas gracias. Buenos dias. I’m so sorry that we are a little bit late today, but what a beautiful ride in and how wonderful to be here. And I thank you for leaving my future transportation out here in back of me. I love it. (Laughter.)



Cuba Protests Planned In Miami, But Turnout Unclear

Cuban-American groups have called for others to join in their protest Saturday against President Barack Obama’s plan to normalize relations with Cuba.



Local Lawmakers Call For Sanctions Against Venezuelan Regime

As the violence worsens in Venezuela, several South Florida lawmakers have come out asking for sanctions to be imposed against the country’s socialist regime led by President Nicolas Maduro.


(Source: Robert Levinson as he appeared in a video released by his unknown captors.

Herald Calls For Congressional Investigation Into Levinson Disappearance

Secretary of State John Kerry says the U.S. is still looking for evidence that Coral Springs native Robert Levinson is still alive.

CBS Miami–12/16/2013

US Republican Senator from Florida Marco Rubio (R) speaks during a hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill on September 3, 2013 in Washington. US Secretary of State John Kerry, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey, and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel appeared before the committee to present the Obama Administration's views on Congressional authorization for the use of military force in Syria.  (Photo by:  AFP PHOTO/Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Rubio Grills Administration Over Military Action In Syria

Senator Marco Rubio expressed skepticism about President Barack Obama’s request for authorization to use military force in Syria during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing Tuesday afternoon.

CBS Miami–09/03/2013

Syrian men evacuate a victim following an air strike by regime forces in the northern city of Aleppo on August 26, 2013. Syria's opposition accused pro-regime forces of opening fire at UN weapons inspectors on their way to a suspected chemical weapons site outside Damascus in a bid to hinder their investigation. (Photo by: ABO AL-NUR SADK/AFP/Getty Images)

Senator Bill Nelson Calls For Military Action Against Syria

Florida Senator Bill Nelson believes Syria has used chemical weapons against its own people and that the United States and other nations should take military action against the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad.

CBS Miami–08/27/2013