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Man Acquitted Of Sexual Abuse; Recordings Inadmissible

A southwest Florida man who was previously sentenced to life in prison for sexually assaulting his stepdaughter has been acquitted at his second trial.

05/21/2015

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Police: Fort Lauderdale SWAT Shoots Man Holding Hostage

Fort Lauderdale Police said a call for a domestic disturbance of a man holding a woman hostage with a weapon ended with that man shot at the hands of police.

05/21/2015

Police set up a perimeter in Miami looking for man who pointed gun at police (Source: CBS4)

Police Set-Up Perimeter In Miami Looking For Man With Gun

Police have set up a perimeter in Miami after a man pointed a gun at officers.

05/21/2015

Jamal Martin, 25, was gunned down outside a Liberty City apartment building on Northwest 14th Place and 71st Avenue. (Source: The Haggard Law Firm)

Family Pleads For Community’s Help In Finding Loved One’s Killer

A South Florida family is asking for the community’s help to find their loved one’s killer.

05/21/2015

Matthew Pryor  (Source: Knox County Sheriff)

Police Relieved Violent Career Criminal Is Off The Streets

A career criminal who fired on Miami-Dade police in a desperate bid to escape custody earlier this week has been captured in Tennessee.

05/21/2015

The South Florida Water Management District conducted its annual “Hurricane Freddy” exercise as part of the agency’s emergency operations readiness for hurricane season. (Source:  SFWMD)

Ready ‘Freddy’: Water Managers Prepare For Hurricane Season

With the official start of hurricane season just around the corner, the South Florida Water Management District Thursday conducted its annual “Hurricane Freddy” exercise as part of the agency’s emergency operations readiness for hurricane season.

CBS Miami–05/21/2015

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Driver Nearly Impaled By Tree Limb That Pierced Through Windshield

A driver suffered minor injuries when her car veered off the road and a tree impaled her windshield.

05/21/2015

Florida Governor Rick Scott attends a road expansion event at the Casa Maiz restaurant as he fields questions from reporters about climate change on March 9, 2015 in Hialeah, Florida. Recent reports indicate that the Florida governor allegedly issued orders for certain state agencies to not to use the term 'climate change' or 'global warming' in any official communications, emails, or reports. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Guns, Booze, And Body Cameras Among 44 Bills Scott Signs

Gov. Rick Scott signed 44 bills into law Thursday, including a measure that will allow Floridians without concealed-weapons licenses to carry guns during mandatory emergency evacuations.

05/21/2015

Francisco De Aragon (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Swimming Instructor Accused Of Molesting Kids During Class

A swimming instructor has been arrested, accused of molesting two 6-year-olds during swim class.

05/21/2015

Homestead Police released a sketch of a man they said tried to abduct a child in front of his school. ( Courtesy:  Homestead Police)

Police Pass Out Flyers In Search Of Man Who Tried To Abduct Child

Homestead Police passed out flyers on Thursday in search of man they said tried to abduct a child after school.

05/21/2015

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SOBE Wine and Food Festival (Source: CBS4

Gastronomic Celebration At SOBE Wine & Food Festival

Here are pictures of some of the gastronomic delights at the 2015 SOBE Wine and Food Festival.

Another Snowstorm Hits Winter-Weary Boston Area

This Is Why We Live In South Florida

With extreme winter weather creating havoc up north, here’s a look at why we live in South Florida.

Castro's public appearances and statements have become increasingly infrequent since he stepped down from duties as president after a serious illness in 2006 and handed over leadership to his younger brother, Raul.  (Source: Randy Perdomo Garcia)

Fidel Castro Seen In Newly Published Images

Cuba has published the first photos of Fidel Castro in more than five months, showing the 88-year-old former leader engaged in what appears to be a lively conversation with a university student.

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