Coast Guard officials off loaded another major cocaine haul Thursday morning at Port Everglades - with an estimated value nearing $400 million.
The drugs had been collected over a two month period in a series of operations in the eastern Pacific Ocean.
Coast Guard facilities in Southern Florida have become a frequent drop-off point for drugs as the USA and its global partners step up enforcement in the Pacific ocean, according to the Sun-Sentinel.
Sky 10 was flying above the Coast Guard cutter Escanaba as its crew was offloading the drugs.
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"I am extremely proud of the professionalism and tireless dedication of the crew of Escanaba", Cmdr.
The ship's commander, Michael Turdo, told WTVJ, a Miami, Florida NBC News affiliate that the operation utilized at least four law enforcement ships. "Escanaba seized over 6 tons of cocaine worth an estimated $202 million during the interdiction of five suspected drug smuggling vessels".
The 12.4 tons of cocaine, which the agency says is worth about $378 million, was intercepted in global waters of the eastern Pacific Ocean in October and November.
Some social media users slammed Handler for mentioning Trump in the middle of a natural disaster and blaming him for the fires. Well he must be one powerful wizard if he can summon cat 5 hurricanes and cause massive wildfires...
Morgan Rielly scored for the Maple Leafs (18-10-1), who won for the 10th time in their past 14 games. "No reason for that stuff". Tkachuk faced a disciplinary hearing on Thursday where he was handed the suspension for unsportsmanlike conduct.
What are the odds? West Ham's tally of 10 points after 15 games is their lowest at this stage of a Premier League season. What is the team news? Marko Arnautovic could come in with Andy Carroll and Javier Hernandez sidelined.
Always volatility measures make charm for active trader; price volatility of stock was 5.16% for a week and 3.55% for a month. Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE: EMR ) has seen its price went down by -2.94% over the course of one week. (NYSE: EMR ).
A New Jersey police officer on patrol during an overnight shift caught a spectacular sight on his dashcam video. Everything you need to know about these rare fireballs can be found in the American Meteor Society's handy FAQ .
Three separate meetings of chief ministers of states sharing borders with Pakistan, China and Myanmar, were held earlier. According to official estimates, around 36,000 Rohingyas are now living in various parts of India.
The Kentucky attorney responsible for the biggest social security scam in USA history appeared in federal court Wednesday. White later told reporters that Conn was calm when they met for about 40 minutes before the hearing.
In a later note, the airline said it had made a profit of Rs 190.22 crore past year on the sale and leaseback of planes. The fall in the profit has been attributed to the inability to offset the rise in jet fuel prices.
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Greater Sudbury under a snow squall watch
Flurries early this morning will intensify into snow squalls late this morning into early this afternoon. Local snowfall amounts of 8 to 10 cms are expected in the heaviest snow squalls.
What Shootings Like Sandy Hook Say About Americans And Guns
That increase in guns led to at least 57 additional firearm-related deaths, the researchers said, 18 of which were among children. The new study did not find that more sales equated to more suicides or homicides, only that gun accidents increased.
Active Volume Stock: The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS)
MOS is now undervalued by -6.36% relative to the average 1-year price target of $25.46 taken from a group of Wall Street Analysts. Finally, Koch Industries Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Mosaic in the second quarter valued at approximately $225,000.
Allegri linked with PSG switch
The impressive manager is contracted to Juventus until the summer of 2020, meaning it'd take some offer from PSG to tempt Juve to let go of their boss.
DOJ trial against AT&T, Time Warner starts March 19
AT&T had asked that the trial begin in February, while prosecutors with the Justice Department's antitrust division requested May. Meanwhile, the two companies have set an (extended) merger termination date of April 22.