Coast Guard Returns To Key West After Seizing $140 M Of Cocaine In PacificThe crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Thetis returned home to Key West Sunday following a 65-day patrol in the Pacific where they seized $140 million in cocaine.
Broward's Port Everglades Clear To Widen, Deepen ChannelsBroward County's Port Everglades has received a new report that clears the way for it to begin the next phase of deepening and widening its channels.
More Than 200 Sickened On Cruise Ships That Originated In Fort LauderdaleFederal health officials say about 200 people have come down with vomiting and diarrhea aboard two San Diego-bound cruise ships.
Healthy Corals Relocated During Port DredgingThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says a project to deepen two channels approaching the port is about 35 percent complete. Dredging is expected to finish in July 2015.
Beckham Staying In The Location Game It’s been two months since the English soccer star hopped on a stage, his back to Miami's sparkling Biscayne Bay, and announced plans to start a Major League Soccer franchise. The plan — and Beckham — have been almost universally accepted by every sector of the city.
FL Ag Commissioner Warns Panama Is Future CompetitorFlorida could be in a competition with Panama as the Central American nation invests more money into infrastructure, according to the state's Agricultural Commissioner, Adam Putnam.
Gov. Scott Believes Miami Port Dredging Means Jobs Statewide The dredge that will deepen Miami’s port, Governor Scott believes, will produce thousands of jobs statewide.
Scott In S. Florida Friday To Tour Port MiamiGov. Rick Scott will be in South Florida Friday to get a better look at the dredging operation at PortMiami.
Rep. Wasserman Schultz To Join Vice President In Panama Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) will join Vice President Joe Biden in a visit to the Panama Canal next week.
Port Everglades Is ExpandingThere's positive economic news for Port Everglades. The Port is expanding as part of a project to help ports around the country accommodate vessels after the Panama Canal is widened in 2015.
New Cranes Will Bring PortMiami's Container Handling To New HeightsPortMiami is taking its container handling capabilities to new heights Monday with arrival of four new Super-Post Panamax cranes.
Report: China & Nicaragua Canal May Shake Global TradeThe communist nation of China may be about to make a large impact on Central America and global economic trade.
Deal With Environmental Groups Clears Way For "Big Dredge"A dredging plan considered critical for the economic future of PortMiami will be allowed to move forward if Miami-Dade commissioners approve an agreement satisfying the objections of organizations who wanted the plan blocked.
Legal Challenge Dry Docks Port's "Deep Dredge" PlanA legal challenge by environmental groups and wealthy residents of Fisher Island to the Port Miami’s plan to deepen Government Cut could delay the project for more than a year.
Construction Job In Panama Creating Jobs In South FloridaMore than 100-thousand jobs are expected to be created in Florida in the next few years - all because of a construction project underway in Central America the expansion of the Panama Canal.