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Best Rafting And Tubing Near South Florida

Tubing and rafting are usually most popular in areas with large rivers; however, there are quality opportunities in and around the area to have a fun time on a water raft or tube. The options are not only plentiful, they’re also diverse.

03/27/2014

Michel Escoto is accused of killing his newlywed bride to collect insurance money.  (Source: CBS4)

Newlywed Murder Trial Continues, “The Other Woman” Cross-Examined

The trial of a man accused of murdering his bride, just four days after they got married, in order to collect a million-dollar life insurance policy continued on Wednesday.

03/26/2014

On Thursday June 13, the deck collapsed during the NBA Finals, sending dozens of people into the shallow waters of Biscayne Bay. (Source:  Miami Fire Rescue)

Shuckers Bar and Grill Rebuilding Months After Deck Collapse

Seven months after the Shuckers Bar and Grill deck collapsed into Biscayne Bay, injuring dozens, an effort to rebuild by the owners is being delayed by and insurance company.

01/19/2014

FWC Officers show illegal lobsters confiscated from poachers in Biscayne Bay. (Source: FWC)

FWC Busts Lobster Poachers In Biscayne Bay

Two South Florida fishermen were caught red-handed poaching lobster early Wednesday morning, according to officials with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

CBS Miami–01/15/2014

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Critics Question Genting, Gulfstream Deal

Gambling giant Genting, Gulfstream Park and the horse industry plan to bring slot-machines to Biscayne Bay, but the entities still have challenges ahead before the gaming can begin.

01/10/2014

Frankie the 11-year-old blind dog was rescued from the bay. (Source: Miami Beach Police Department)

Blind Dog Rescued From Biscayne Bay

A blind dog named Frankie is back with his family after he was found swimming in Biscayne Bay. A Marine Patrol officer rescued him Monday morning.

CBS4–01/06/2014

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Holds News Conference At Biomedical Product Manufacturing

Gov. Scott Believes Miami Port Dredging Means Jobs Statewide

The dredge that will deepen Miami’s port, Governor Scott believes, will produce thousands of jobs statewide.

12/06/2013

Money

Tolls Going Up On Venetian Causeway Tuesday

Drivers who use the Venetian Causeway are going to have to ante up a little more beginning Tuesday when a toll hike goes into effect.

10/14/2013

Money

Cash Tolls On Venetian Causeway Set To Increase

Starting next Tuesday, if you plan to drive over the Venetian Causeway, and want to pay cash for the toll, make sure you take note of a slight price increase.

10/11/2013

FPL implodes smokestacks at The Cutler Plant in Palmetto Bay.  Source: CBS4

FPL Brings Down Cutler Plant Smokestacks

Florida Power and Light Company demolished two 150-foot-tall smokestacks Saturday morning in Palmetto Bay.

CBS Miami–08/10/2013

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