| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:29 PM
A State Department official confirmed Tuesday that four people, including three U.S. citizens, died in a plane crash off Grand Bahama island.
U.S. citizens Terry Haines, Robert Michael Kennedy and Matthew Sokolowski died in the crash Monday, the official...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 8:23 AM
ORLANDO Fla. (Reuters) - A small plane crash in the sea off the island of Grand Bahama on Monday killed Ormond Beach lawyer R. Michael Kennedy, who worked for a travel services company, according to a Florida newspaper.
Kennedy's brother told the Daytona...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:35 PM
After a Cessna that departed Florida on Monday morning crashed off Grand Bahama island, the U.S. Coast Guard said it assisted Bahamian authorities with the search.
The plane, with four aboard, left Ormond Beach and crashed in the Atlantic Ocean at 11:30...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Royal Caribbean offers a 10-night Bahamas and Bermuda cruise for as little as $599 per person, based on double occupancy.
The Vision of the Seas sails out of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale on an itinerary with stops in Charleston, S.C., King's...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Discovery Channel's Shark Week will never be mistaken for the video version of a scientific journal.
Tales of monster sharks and killer sharks and legendary, probably non-existent sharks predominate — what genuine shark scientists call "Shark...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 6:20 PM
MIAMI An officer in Cuba's Ministry of the Interior who claims to be related to former MININT chief Jose Abrantes and to have valuable information has defected and is being held in a migrant detention center in the Bahamas.
Ortelio Abrahantes Bacallao,...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 9:00 PM
A disturbing new element may have entered the story of the lionfish's assault on Florida's native fish.
These invaders from the Indian and Pacific oceans, thought to have arrived as released aquarium pets, came armed with poisonous spines, voracious...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:22 PM
There are numerous reasons why kayak fishing has become so popular.
Once you buy a kayak, going fishing is affordable, good exercise for all ages, relaxing and effective.
South Florida has become a premier kayak fishing destination thanks to the...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 9:03 AM
For a while, hotels and resorts touted such perks as iPod docks, free Wi-Fi, and even use of free iPads. But some guests, weary of hours sitting in front of a computer/cell phone screen and being bombarded by texts, and emails, tweets and instagrams, seem...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 7:03 AM
Tropical Storm Bertha formed late Thursday night, forecast to be headed toward the Lesser Antilles, Puerto Rico and the Bahamas, but not U.S. shores.
The storm was about 110 miles east-northeast of Barbados as of 8 a.m., with maximum sustained winds...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 10:08 AM
UCLA’s basketball team will get a finishing kick in the 2014-15 season, with the Bruins playing five of their last seven Pac-12 games in Pauley Pavilion.
Dates for Pac-12 games have not been finalized.
The Bruins upgraded their nonconference...