Broward County

Ricky Bell (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Retired Probation Officer Accused Of Scam Gets Lower Bond

A retired probation officer is behind bars, accused of ripping off several of the people he once supervised.

04/09/2015

Placekicker Lawrence Tynes #9 of the New York Giants kicks a field goal out of the hold of Steve Weatherford #5 in the fourth quarter against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park on October 14, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Source: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Former NFL Kicker Lawrence Tynes Suing Bucs Over Toe Infection

Football is one of the most dangerous and physically demanding sports in the world and that applies to every position, even kickers.

04/07/2015

Hallandale Beach Police Chief Daniel Sullivan is accused of discussing an active investigation related to gender discrimination. (Source: Hallandalebeachfl.gov)

Hallandale Beach Fire Chief On Leave Amid Investigation

The fire chief of the city of Hallandale Beach has been placed on administrative leave.

04/04/2015

(Source: CBS4)

Senate Gambling Bid: ‘Status Quo’

The Seminole Tribe could receive a one-year extension on their gambling pact with the state if Florida lawmakers side with them.

04/03/2015

Courtroom Gavel

Fmr. Miami Police Officer Admits Role In Drug Conspiracy

A former Miami-Dade Police officer admitted to taking part in a drug trafficking ring, according to federal prosecutors in New Jersey.

03/31/2015

State Capitol (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

House, Senate On Different Gambling Tracks

House and Senate leaders are taking divergent approaches to the perennially thorny issue of gambling, with the House vetting a soup-to-nuts gaming measure Thursday even as the Senate pursues negotiations with the Seminole Tribe of Florida.

03/26/2015

Florida Money

Hometown Projects Fill Out Legislative Budget Plans

As the House and Senate prepare to hammer out a $4.2 billion divide in budget proposals released last week, they have plenty of hometown pork to barter.

03/23/2015

Ahizya Osceola (Source: Hollywood Police)

Massive Search In Hollywood For Missing 3-Year-Old Child

Hollywood and Seminole Indian police scoured a neighborhood Thursday for a missing 3-year-old child.

03/19/2015

(Source: AP)

Two Brothers In Florida Terror Plot Plead Guilty

Two Pakistani-born men plead guilty in Florida federal court to various charges of conspiracy to aid terrorist groups and intent to commit terrorist acts on New York landmarks.

03/12/2015

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Students Compete For Top Spot At Spelling Bee

A lesson in not only spelling, but also poise, hundreds of students are set to participate Tuesday in the annual Broward Herald Spelling Bee.

03/10/2015

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