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Supreme Court Ponders Life Sentences For Juveniles

Florida Supreme Court judges heard arguments on Thursday in the debate over sentencing juveniles who have been convicted of first-degree murder.


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Judge Who Punched Attorney Returning To Bench

A Florida Judge accused of punching an assistant public defender is set to return to the bench.


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3 Miami-Dade Residents Sickened In Salmonella Outbreak

Three cases of salmonella poisoning, linked to Foster Farms chicken, have been confirmed in Miami-Dade County—totaling four cases in the state.



Central Florida Health Officials Post Warning About Flesh-Eating Bacteria

A health warning has gone up in central Florida after a Flagler County man died last month after he contracted a flesh-eating bacteria.



Fla. Men To Be Charged For Manatee Cannonball Video

Two Florida men could face big legal problems after old video posted online shows one of them jumping on top of a manatee and her calf.

CBS Miami–05/22/2013

Michael Adler is recovering after a shark bit him on the ankle. (Source: CNN)

South Florida Teen Surfer Bitten By Shark

A South Florida teen is recovering after he was bitten by a shark over the weekend.


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Some Counties Planning On Even Fewer Hours Of Early Voting

More than 30 counties in the state of Florida will not hold the maximum amount of early voting hours, according to Secretary of State Kent Detzner. But, those counties not taking part in full voting hours will not include Broward, Palm Beach, or Miami-Dade.

CBS Miami–09/19/2012

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Former Shuttle Program Workers Struggle To Find Jobs

Thousands of engineers and others who worked at and around the Kennedy Space Center during the three decade long U.S. space shuttle program are struggling to find jobs a year after the program came to close.


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Beryl Dumps Rain, Weakens Across North Florida

Tropical Depression Beryl spent most of Memorial Day weakening, but that is not stopping the storm from dumping much needed rain across the drought-stricken areas of North Florida and Southern Georgia.


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Shark Attacks Man Near Jensen Beach

Sharks are on the prowl in Florida and are attacking almost by the day.