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Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen (Source: Cohen and Stephanos families)

Families Of Missing Teen Boaters Make Difficult Decision To End Search

The long search for two missing teen boaters is being brought to an end.


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.


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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.


(Source: CBS4)

Authorities To Crack Down On Unsafe Holiday Boating

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


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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.


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.


(Source: CBS4)

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.


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.


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.


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.