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Experts: Food Allergies Are Skyrocketing

Do peanuts make your throat close up? Do berries give you hives? Could melons kill you?
An explosion of food allergies is unique to America and Europe and no one seems to know why.
Tonight, CBS4’s Brian Andrews looks at the reasons your grandparents might not have had food allergies, but you do.

CBS4–07/22/2014

Miami-Dade's 911 dispatch call center. (Source: CBS4)

Text-To-911 Coming To South Florida

Using a phone to call 911 is the most efficient way to reach emergency help but what if you can’t talk on your phone? What if you can only text and you need emergency police help?

CBS Miami–07/11/2014

(Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

New Pool Represents Promise Kept To Black Community Of Hallandale Beach

The new public pool set to open this month in B.F. James Park in Hallandale Beach represents a promise kept that was made to the Black community by city leaders decades ago.

07/10/2014

Antihistamines & Decongestants

Pollen Vortex To Blame For Rise In Allergies

South Floridians may have snickered poolside during last winter’s polar vortex—but no one seems to be gloating now.

07/02/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Never Lose Luggage Again With GPS Bag Tag

There’s GPS for your car, your kids and even your dog. Now new GPS technology can help you keep track of your luggage, even if it gets lost at the airport.

06/27/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Relationship Cyber-Counseling On Your Smartphone

We’ve all heard of technology, like dating websites or apps that bring people together but now some says it’s also helping people stay together too. Relationship apps promise conflict resolution with just the touch of a smart phone.

CBS Miami–06/20/2014

A group of owls call Miami International Airport their home. (Source: CBS4)

Burrowing Owls Living At Miami Int’l Airport

As the giant 747 transitioned the ramp from the runway to the terminal at Miami International Airport, passengers who were paying close attention to the ramp marker were treated to quite a site; a family of burrowing owls sitting on the sign and at the opening to thei nest just under the marker.

06/19/2014

Goodyear Blimp (Source: Brian Andrews)

Goodyear Considers Basing New Blimp In Pompano Beach

It’s the end of an era for the Goodyear blimp as the Spirit of Innovation airship is about to be replaced by the state-of-the-art NT blimp.

06/17/2014

A 2-year-old Florida panther is released into the wild by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) on April 3, 2013 in West Palm Beach, Florida.  The panther and its sister had been raised at the White Oak Conservation Center since they were 5 months old. The FWC rescued the two panthers as kittens in September 2011 in northern Collier County after their mother was found dead. The panther is healthy and has grown to a size that should prepare him for life in the wild.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

State Of The Species: Florida Panther

The death of 16 rare Florida panthers represents a loss of about 10-percent of the entire species population in just this year.

CBS Miami–06/12/2014

Photo Credit: Mary Turner/Getty Images

Complaining On Twitter May Get You Better Customer Service

Anyone who’s had a customer complaint fall on deaf ears knows how frustrating it can be. But there’s a new way to complain that could get you better results and it’s as simple as sending a tweet.

CBS Miami–06/03/2014

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