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Cruise Ship Migrants: Carnival Rescues 41 Cubans in Florida Straits

The Carnival Ecstasy cruise ship saved 41 Cuban migrants Tuesday traveling in a cramped raft in the waters of the Florida Straits. The overloaded vessel was spotted by the captain and was immediately pulled into safety. One Carnival crew member told CBS 4 News: “There …

Seafaring Smugglers May Pose Threats for Coast Guard Seafaring Smugglers May Pose Threats for Coast Guard

As awareness increases along the border of the U.S., smugglers have resorted to seafaring methods in order to transport drugs. The U.S. Coast Guard, which patrols 95,000 miles of coastline, has continually upheld the responsibility of keeping a watchful eye …