U.S. Coast Guard

Hugo Mantilla aboard the Stella Maria. He and other passengers had to be rescued after the weather took a turn for the worse off the coast of SC (Source: Hugo Mantilla)

South Florida Family Rescued At Sea After Run-In With Wicked Weather

What one family thought would be a leisurely sail from South Florida to the Carolinas turned out to be anything but when wild weather left the group stranded at sea.

07/14/2015

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Preps Underway For 4th Of July Celebrations Across South Florida

Preparations are underway across South Florida for the big 4th of July holiday weekend.

07/02/2015

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Authorities To Crack Down On Unsafe Holiday Boating

As fourth of July weekend draws closer, authorities say they will be cracking down on boaters.

07/01/2015

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Coast Guard Crew Medically Evacuates Woman From Boat

A woman, who needed medical attention while on a boat, had to be medically evacuated by the United States Coast Guard crew.

06/29/2015

Trevor Moore  (Source: U.S. Coast Guard)

Crews Cease Search For Missing Olympic Sailor

U.S. Coast Guard and Florida Fish and Wildlife (FWC) officers ceased their search for a missing Olympic sailor whose boat was found abandoned off Dinner Key Marina.

06/27/2015

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Coast Guard, Cuban Migrants Continue Deadly Hide-And-Seek

Amid a new relationship between Cuba and the U.S., more Cubans are attempting a risky journey to U.S. shores in fear the “wet-foot, dry-foot” policy will be changed.

06/12/2015

Port Everglades search for 5 men who reportedly jumped off a boat. (Source: CBS4)

Authorities Search For Men Who Jumped Off Boat At Port Everglades

Authorities are searching for five men who were seen jumping off a boat as it pulled into Port Everglades.

06/03/2015

A coast guard helicopter. (Source: CBS4)

4 Dead, 6 Missing After Holiday Weekend On The Water

At least four people are dead and six others are missing along the Florida and Puerto Rico Coasts after Memorial Day weekend.

05/26/2015

Royal Caribbean International's Liberty of the Seas  (Source: CBS4)

Search Continues For Missing Cruise Ship Passenger

The search continues for a man who fell from a cruise ship about 20 miles off the coast of the Keys.

03/24/2015

Robert Konrad (Source: CBS4)

Video Shows Moments After Fmr. Dolphins Player Swam 9 Miles To Safety

Newly released video shows the moments after an ex-Dolphin player’s 9-mile swim to safety that saved his life.

02/24/2015

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