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Florida Legislature (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

State Senate Approves Amusement Games Bill

A bill that makes clear amusement games can continue operating at businesses such as Dave & Busters and Chuck E. Cheese’s is headed to Gov. Rick Scott’s desk.

04/24/2015

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State House Passes Bill To Protect Taxpayer Email Addresses

The Florida House has given final approval to a billthat would create a public-records exemption for taxpayer email addresses held by county tax collectors.

04/24/2015

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Deciphering Food Labels At The Store

There has been an explosion in the United State of people wanting to know where their food comes from and what’s in it.

04/24/2015

MIAMI, FL - DECEMBER 09:  Diet Pepsi stis on a store self on December 9, 2013 in Miami, Florida. According to reports, sales of diet sodas dropped 6.8 percent through November 23, 2013, making the contraction in sales of diet soda more than regular soda for three straight years.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Diet Pepsi Swaps Aspartame For Sucralose

PepsiCo says it’s responding to customer feedback by dropping aspartame and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener commonly known as Splenda.

04/24/2015

Grocery Store App (Source: CBS)

Grocery Store Apps Can Save You Money

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter MIAMI (CBSMiami) – It’s time to toss that handwritten shopping list that you keep crumpled in your purse or pocket. You can also scrap the coupons you clip, and if […]

04/24/2015

(Source: CBSBoston) Police say 2 people died on this Norwegian Cruise Line ship that docked at Black Falcon Cruise Terminal in Boston Friday.

Norwegian Offers Free Drinks

A South Florida based cruise line thinks it’s come up with a way to lure in more potential passengers. Free drinks!

04/23/2015

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Sweep Of Florida Gas Stations Finds Skimmers At Pumps

A sweeps of some Florida gas stations found some patrons may have had their credit card information stolen, especially in South Florida.

04/23/2015

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Subscription Boxes Offer Monthly Surprise Delivered To Your Doorstep

Everyone knows the fruit of the month club; a box arrives filled with fruit, you just never know what kind.

04/22/2015

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Blue Bell Pulls All Products Off Store Shelves Nationwide

Blue Bell Ice Cream, after weeks of gradual recalls, is pulling all of its products off store shelves.

04/21/2015

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Comcast To Offer Super Fast Internet Service Next Month

Comcast customers in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties who rely on the cable giant for their internet will be getting some of the fastest net speeds in the country.

04/21/2015

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AAA’s Safest Cars For Teens

Safety, style and reliability make this list of cars top picks by AAA Car Buying experts.

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Hot Holiday Toys 2011

Here’s a look at the top 10 holiday toys. Toys on this list were featured by popular stores like Toys “R” Us, Amazon.com and Target.

Lufthansa's Airbus A-380, the world's largest airplane, taxis in after landing for the first time at MIA on Friday, June 10, 2011. (CBS4)

World’s Largest Passenger Plane Arrives At MIA

The largest passenger airliner in the world is coming to Miami. Lufthansa has announced that it will be the first airline to offer scheduled Airbus A380 service to Miami with daily flights between Frankfurt and Miami beginning June 10, 2011.

Airport body scans are seen by agents in a separate room, who do not see passengers’ faces. (credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

What Not To Wear In The TSA Security Line

Everyone bundled up, ready to go for an airplane ride to Grandma’s house? You might want to double check your family before you get in line at the airport. With 42.2 million Americans projected to take to the skies for Thanksgiving, the public outcry over intrusive body scans and invasive pat downs by the TSA could make the security line even more long and frustrating. Want to avoid setting off the security alarms and a TSA pat down? Just look over your traveling clothes one more time.

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