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The Cheapest Time To Buy A Holiday Plane Ticket

Already purchase your airline tickets to get out of town for Christmas? Orbitz reports tickets prices are up about 2-percent this year.

11/13/2014

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Gov. Scott Orders Drop In Cost Of Hunting Licenses

Now is the time to grab your lifetime hunting or fishing license. Gov. Rick Scott has ordered a drop in the cost for these state licenses.

11/13/2014

While it’s not hard to tell they are master builders and handyman, constructions workers face dangerous conditions, often in very extreme weather.

Florida Job Growth For October

Florida continues to add jobs according to a new employment survey by payroll provider ADP.

11/13/2014

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GM: Parts Ready To Fix SUVs That Can Catch Fire

General Motors said they will start notifying the 189,000 SUV owners who will need to replace faulty window switches that could catch fire.

11/12/2014

New Covent Garden Flower Market Gears Up For Valentines Day

Court: Taxing Out-Of-State Flower Deliveries Fails Smell Test

An appeals court Wednesday ruled that it is unconstitutional for Florida to try to collect sales taxes from a Palm Beach County company that takes online orders for flowers delivered in other states or countries.

11/12/2014

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McDonald’s Recalls Happy Meal Toy For Choking Risk

McDonald’s has issued a recall for a Hello Kitty-themed whistle which came in Happy Meals saying it may be a choking hazard.

11/11/2014

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More Free College Money Up For Grabs

As the cost of college continues to rise, there is a bit of good news for students when to paying for their education. Today there is more private merit scholarship money available than ever before.

11/10/2014

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Affordable Care Act Enrollment Period Begins This Weekend

Uninsured Floridians will be able to sign up coverage during the upcoming enrollment period under the Affordable Care Act.

11/10/2014

SAN RAFAEL, CA - MAY 01: The Nissan logo is displayed on a brand new Nissan car at Nissan Marin on May 1, 2014 in San Rafael, California. Nissan reported a record sales month in April with sales surging 19 percent by selling 94,764 cars and trucks. The Altima, Rogue, Versa, Juke and Leaf were sales leaders for the month. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Nissan Recalls Vehicles Due To Takata Airbag Problems

Nissan announced Saturday that it is recalling more than 52,000 vehicles for passenger air bags that can explode with too much force and send shards of metal into the passenger compartment.

11/08/2014

100 customer-driven Maseratis drive to the Miami Beach Convention Center to celebrate Maserati’s 100th anniversary and kick off the auto show. (Source: CBS4)

Maserati Procession Kicks Off Miami International Auto Show

The Miami International Auto Show is back and it has every car-type in the spectrum for drivers with a need for speed to a penchant for going green.

11/07/2014

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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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