June 15, 2021

Royal Caribbean’s new terminal

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Royal Caribbean opened a new terminal at PortMiami. Here’s a look inside By Johnny Diaz from Sun Sentinel Royal Caribbean has found a new home for its largest cruise ships. The Doral-based cruise line unveiled its new Terminal A at PortMiami on Nov. 2. The sleek terminal, which resembles a ship, will be the base […]

Haiti-bound flights out of South Florida resume after violent protests in Caribbean nation

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By Susannah Bryan and Aric Chokey From South Florida Sun Sentinel Unrest in Haiti Some flights from Haiti resumed Sunday after protests over a proposed increase in fuel prices ordered by the government caused airlines to stop service to and from the island. “We’re continuing to monitor the situation, but we expect normal operation,” American […]

Father sentenced to two years

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Father sentenced to two years in prison after he took part in an attack on a 13-year-old boy who made a lewd comment to his daughter on a cruise By Associated Press and Dailymail.com Reporter From Daily Mail UK Jason Lawson, 33, of Toledo, Ohio was sentenced to two years in prison on Monday Lawson […]

Caribbean Airways Flight attendant who smuggled cocaine in spandex underwear jailed

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From FOX News A flight attendant who admitted to trying to smuggle more than 6.5 pounds of cocaine into South Florida in his spandex underwear has been sentenced to two years and six months in federal prison. The South Florida Sun Sentinel reports 40-year-old Rohan Myers was sentenced Wednesday after pleading guilty in October to […]

Sharks may hold key to hurricane forecasts

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By Ken Kaye, From Sun Sentinel They’re called ocean weathermen. More than 750 sharks, tarpon, tuna and billfish, fitted with satellite-linked tags, are providing scientists with data on temperature and salinity at various depths in the Atlantic, Gulf and Caribbean. It’s information they hope could someday be used to improve hurricane forecasts, since a storm’s […]