Latest News for: Florida straits


As Haiti's crisis worsens, a rising number flee by sea

Stars and Stripes 20 Nov 2021
Others try to reach Florida directly, a journey that can take about six days if all goes according to plan ... "Navigating the Florida Straits or the Mona passages, especially in unseaworthy vessels, which most of these are, can be extremely dangerous and usually can result in the loss of lives," Hernandez said.

Birth and rebirth of the Middle Kingdom

Asiatimes 17 Nov 2021
A look at these ancient roots also gives us an idea about the development of the modern version of the Middle Kingdom. The story started about 4,200 years ago ... City planning based on the Luo Shu ... The Middle Kingdom is not about to take over the world, and it is unlikely to send aircraft carriers through the Florida Straits and the English Channel ... ....

U.S. Rep. John Rutherford seeks stronger protections against oil drilling

Daytona Beach News-Journal 05 Nov 2021
The act would prevent drilling and seismic testing off the coast of Florida, by creating "a drilling moratorium in the South Atlantic and the Straits of Florida and extends until 2032 the existing drilling moratorium in the Gulf of Mexico," according to a news release from Rutherford's office.

Journey Through the Florida Keys

Jacksonville Free Press 01 Nov 2021
In this picturesque village of six key Islands, set between the saltwater boondocks of Everglades National Park and the deep blue waters of the Florida Strait, beach life is king ... Middle Florida Keys ... Key West, the county seat of the entire Monroe County, is just 90 miles off the coast of Cuba and is to Florida what New Orleans is to Louisiana.

Scarlet Lady Refugee Recovery in the Florida Straits

Bitchute 30 Oct 2021
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Does the Indian River Lagoon end at Ponce Inlet? 5 years ago, the answer changed

Daytona Beach News-Journal 27 Oct 2021
Wild Florida ... Overnight low temperatures are rising in Florida faster than daytime highs ... There are turtles and fish that are migrating from the Gulf of Mexico and around the straits of Florida and into our estuaries on the East Coast," De Freese said ... 1) Volusia County, a Florida ...

LPGA player of the year coming down to Ko and Nelly Korda

Columbia Missourian 27 Oct 2021
Ko and Korda are playing the final two events — the Pelican Women's Championship in the Tampa Bay, Florida, area Nov ... He said their flight from Orlando, Florida, was running behind but pulled into the gate next to where the flight to Bermuda was leaving ... 9-12 in Naples, Florida.

Court battles, billions and a lost da Vinci work

Straits Times 23 Oct 2021
A six-year legal battle plays out in the courts of Singapore, Hong Kong, New York, Monaco and Geneva ... Mr Rybolovlev is known for his lavish property purchases - including a Greek island, as well as former United States president Donald Trump's mansion in Florida ... Mr Bouvier, The Straits Times previously reported, acquired No ... Mr Bouvier says that No.

‘SOS Cuba’ movement shows again that Tampa has a stake in island’s future

Tampa Bay Times 19 Oct 2021
Institutions such as the Florida Aquarium partner with Cuba on research, local leaders like St ... Orama was born in Tampa in 1983, three years after her parents arrived during the Mariel Boatlift that brought some 125,000 Cuban refugees across the Straits of Florida to the Sunshine State.

Big orange thing on beach protects submerged oil pipes, may have busted lose in hurricane

Palm Beach Daily News 18 Oct 2021
Florida beaches are dealing with FADS, scientists are concerned ... The weirdest things wash up on Florida beaches ... If Wednesday's find was from the Gulf of Mexico, it could have been brought through the Florida Straits by the loop current and dragged along Palm Beach by the Gulf Stream.

Cuban authorities deny request for a planned anti-government demonstration

The Norman Transcript 13 Oct 2021
Cuban local authorities denied a request Tuesday for an islandwide anti-government demonstration planned for Nov ... government aimed at destabilizing the country ... plan for regime change ... 20 ... embargo ... Accusations against the organizers of being “collaborators” with the Cuban government are already flying across the Florida Straits ... ———. ©2021 Miami Herald ... .

Deputies stopped a truck hauling a boat in the Keys. What they found next was concerning

Yahoo Daily News 12 Oct 2021
Customs and Border Protection and Homeland Security Investigations agents, along with Key Colony Beach Police and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officers responded ... In all of fiscal year 2020, the Coast Guard said it stopped a total of 49 people from Cuba attempting to make the dangerous journey across the Florida Straits.


Dissident Voice 10 Oct 2021
Those gathered were feeling quite jovial, as they clinked glasses of champagne ... ***** ... The Beijing meeting of CHRUNK concluded with a next agenda that proposed discussing freedom of navigation flotillas in the Straits of Florida, support for Puerto Rican independence, and possible CHRUNK expansion to Cuba and provisioning it with nuclear submarines ... .

Record number of Cuban baseball players defecting

Taipei Times 10 Oct 2021
AFP, HAVANA. One player took off from the airport, while another jumped out the window of his hotel room ... “I think that what happened is a representation of what’s happening in the country, this mass exodus” that has also been seen in an uptick in the number of Cubans trying to reach the US on rickety boats via the Straits of Florida ... .