Latest News for: Florida straits

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'The last thing we need is an oil spill': Pallone says ban Atlantic offshore drilling

Burlington County Times 08 May 2021
... development, or production of oil or gas along the entire U.S Atlantic Coast, including the Straits of Florida.
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Cuba during the pandemic – photo essay

The Guardian 07 May 2021
... Los Sitios lies to the south of Centro, the careworn barrio that gives Havana its coarse voice and whose northern limit is the Malecon, the famous corniche set against the Florida Straits.
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Castor, Buchanan push for permanent ban on Gulf of Mexico oil and gas drilling

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 27 Apr 2021
Deepwater Horizon disaster impacted fisheries in the Gulf of Mexico, University of South Florida research report shows ... In September 2020, former President Donald Trump signed a Presidential Memorandum extending the moratorium through June 2032 and added portions of the South Atlantic and Straits of Florida Planning Areas to its protection.
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Miami Weather: Soggy Start, More Storms In The Afternoon

CBS Sports 21 Apr 2021
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The stormy pattern continued Wednesday morning across South Florida ... By Thursday, which is also Earth Day, the rain chance decreases due to drier air returning from the north while the bulk of the moisture hangs around over the Keys and Florida Straits.
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Golfweek's Best Courses You Can Play: Louisiana

Golf Week 20 Apr 2021
Pete Dye designed the top-rated public-access golf courses in several states, with famed layouts such as TPC Sawgrass’s Players Stadium Course in Florida, Kiawah Golf Resort’s Ocean Course in South Carolina and Whistling Straits’ Straits in Wisconsin among the best of those ... No. 13 at TPC Louisiana (Courtesy of TPC Louisiana) ... The greens at Nos ... 1 ... 1.
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AP Sports Digest

Herald-Standard 20 Apr 2021
The highlights of Tuesday's AP Sports report ... All times EDT. The supervisor is Rebecca Miller, followed by Ben Nuckols at 5 p.m ... 1630 ... He won a PGA Tour Champions event on Sunday while packing up and moving out of his Florida home. On Tuesday, he was on his way to Whistling Straits to check out changes to the Ryder Cup course ... Columbus at Florida, 7 p.m.
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End of an era in Cuba? For exiles in Miami, Raúl Castro’s exit is just ...

The Ponca City News 20 Apr 2021
In-page image(s). Body. Enrique Yglesias left Cuba two years ago for a better life ... border, where he asked for asylum ... Far more attention was lavished on the 60th anniversary of the failed, U.S.-sponsored Bay of Pigs invasion, which fell on Saturday — a fact remarked upon on both sides of the Florida Straits ... “It’s time for a new story.” ... U.S. Rep ... .
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End of an era in Cuba? For exiles in Miami, Raúl Castro's exit is just ...

Finger Lakes Times 19 Apr 2021
Enrique Yglesias left Cuba two years ago for a better life ... border, where he asked for asylum ... Raúl Castro is retiring from official power in Cuba at 89 ... Far more attention was lavished on the 60th anniversary of the failed, U.S.-sponsored Bay of Pigs invasion, which fell on Saturday — a fact remarked upon on both sides of the Florida Straits ... U.S. Rep.
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For exiles in Miami, Raúl Castro's exit is just 'more of the same'

Stars and Stripes 19 Apr 2021
MIAMI (Tribune News Service) — Enrique Yglesias left Cuba two years ago for a better life ... border, where he asked for asylum ... Far more attention was lavished on the 60th anniversary of the failed, U.S.-sponsored Bay of Pigs invasion, which fell on Saturday — a fact remarked upon on both sides of the Florida Straits ... It sparked anger. U.S. Rep ... ....
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Cuba's economic woes may fuel America's next migrant crisis

Beijing News 16 Apr 2021
Of the 71,021 asylum-seekers waiting in Mexico for their applications to be processed in the U.S ... Those who can't afford to pay smugglers try to cross the Florida Straits on rafts or small boats called "balsas" - a dangerous 90-mile ocean passage ... In 1965, some 5,000 Cubans embarked from the port of Camarioca in small boats, landing in south Florida.
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U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans Crew Repatriates 14 Cuban Migrants 35 Miles Off Florida Coast

Space Coast Daily 15 Apr 2021
COAST GUARD. It's not safe to take to the seas in makeshift vessels that aren't seaworthy. U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans’ crew repatriated 14 Cuban migrants to Cuba Tuesday off the coast of Florida ... Coast Guard. (U.S. Coast Guard image). (U.S ... “The Florida Straits are unpredictable,” said Coast Guard Liaison Officer Lt. Cmdr ... WATCH.
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Cuba replaces 2 high-ranking ministers ahead of Communist Party Congress

Finger Lakes Times 15 Apr 2021
Cuba has replaced two high-ranking ministers in the days before the Communist Party Congress, in which Raúl Castro is expected to retire from politics ... Long lines for increasingly scarce supplies of food have once again become commonplace. Some have resumed embarking on perilous journeys across the Florida Straits, hoping to reach the U.S ... .
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Cuban migrants arrive on shore in the Florida Keys

Yahoo Daily News 10 Apr 2021
The numbers of people making the risky journey across the Florida Straits from Cuba, often in unseaworthy vessels, have increased recently after having plummeted in the years after the Obama administration did away with the so-called “wet-foot, dry-foot” policy in early 2017.
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Hurricane Facts: What was the strongest offseason hurricane to hit Florida?

Finger Lakes Times 08 Apr 2021
However, Florida has experienced plenty of early storms, but only one early hurricane ... The Union Navy’s East Gulf Blockading Squadron mobilizing a blockade working from Pensacola eastward along the coast down to the Florida Straits in an attempt to slow the flow of war material in and out of Confederate ports.
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Human trafficking across the dangerous Florida Straits

Granma Internacional 06 Apr 2021
Attempts to cross the Florida Straits continue to cost the lives of Cuban men, women and children, lured by U.S. government policy that encourages illegal immigration ... .
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