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February 1968: The shadow of R A Rendel, publicity manager for the Abbey National Building Society, in the guise of fictional detective Sherlock Holmes. Mr Rendel answers the fan mail sent to Holmes' address at 221b Baker Street, a site now occupied by the building society. (Photo by Peter Ruck/BIPs/Getty Images)

Play About Sherlock Holmes Plans To Hit Broadway In 2017

It’s elementary, really. With all things Sherlock Holmes popular now, it’s no wonder that he’s coming to Broadway next.

12/25/2014

Krishna Maharaj, a British convicted murderer, is in court as his attorney asks for a new trial on Nov. 13, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

British Convicted Murderer Remains Hopeful For New Trial

A British man convicted in a decades old double murder case remains hopeful that a new hearing could finally set him free.

11/13/2014

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Witness: Space Tourism Rocket Explodes In Desert

Virgin Galactic reported that its SpaceShipTwo space tourism rocket has been lost in Southern California and the status of the pilots is unclear.

10/31/2014

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Events Across Florida Mark 70th Anniversary Of D-Day

Locals across Florida are marking the 70th anniversary of D-Day with various events.

06/06/2014

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Miami Celebrates British Invasion

“The British are coming, the British are coming.” This week Miami, known as the “Gateway to Latin America,” is honoring culture from across the Atlantic with its second BritWeek.

03/09/2014

U.S. Celebrates Birth Of Royal Baby Boy In Britain
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UK Transplants To S. Fla. Watching Royal Baby News

As the pints were poured and the fish and chips were eaten at the Kingshead Pub in Sunrise, the talk was about Prince William and Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge’s, new baby boy — with typical British understatement.

CBS4–07/22/2013

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Fla. Military Base To Assist Transfer Of 17 Tons Of Spanish Treasure

Seventeen tons of shipwreck treasure will soon be flown out of Florida and back to Spain and the U.S. military is making sure the transfer goes nice and smooth.

CBS4–02/22/2012

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Fate Of Frigate’s Treasure Settled; It Goes Back To Spain

Imagine discovering buried treasure off Portugal, only to be told that you had to give it back. That’s what’s facing the company that found half a million silver coins in the wreck of a Spanish ship, only to have the courts support Spain’s claim to take it back. Friday, a judge cleared the way for that return.

CBS4–02/17/2012

(Source: CBS4) Ayesha Niles at her arraignment hearing on Monday, Nov. 7, 2011.

Trial Date Set For British Teen Accused Of Drug Trafficking

A trial date has been set for a British teen accused of carrying 30 pounds of cocaine stuffed in boxes of cake mix at Miami International Airport.

CBS4–11/07/2011

Ayesha Niles faced a judge in court Friday. (Source: CBS4)

Accused British Drug Trafficking Teen Faces Judge

A British teen found carrying 30 pounds of cocaine stuffed in boxes of cake mix at Miami International Airport appeared before a bond court judge Friday morning.

CBS4–11/04/2011

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