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Neighbor’s Detector Saves Life Of Man Who Left Car Running In Garage

Fort Lauderdale firefighters are crediting a neighbor’s carbon monoxide detector with saving a man’s life.

04/24/2015

Cameras rolled as a man fueled by the synthetic drug 'Flakka' tried to kick in the door at Fort Lauderdale Police Headquarters. (Courtesy: Fort Lauderdale Police Dept.)

Exclusive: Man Fueled By ‘Flakka’ Tries To Kick In Door At Police Headquarters

Surveillance video captured a man using nearly super human strength fueled by the drug “Flakka.”

03/11/2015

(Source: My33)

Focus On South Florida: Women’s Wellness

Cancer is the number two killer of women in this country.

My TV 33–03/08/2015

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Health Official Answers Locals’ Questions On Ebola

There are many concerns and lots of questions regarding the deadly Ebola virus.

10/02/2014

A child got his finger stuck in a pipe, according to Fort Lauderdale Firefighters.  (Photo source: FLFD)

Firefighters Free Child’s Finger Stuck In Metal Pipe

A child is recovering Thursday after firefighters said he got his finger stuck in a small hole in a metal pipe.

08/21/2014

August 15, 2014:  A postal worker was injured during a nearby lightning strike.  (Source: FLFR)

Postal Service Worker Burned During Lighting Strike

Lightning struck a near a U.S. postal service worker’s truck and sent a charge of electricity through it Friday.

08/15/2014

Car into canal in Ft. Lauderdale (Source: CBS4)

Car Drives Into Canal In Ft. Lauderdale

Bystanders had to pull two women out of the water Friday morning when their car ended up in a canal.

08/01/2014

(Courtesy: Fort Lauderdale Fire Department)

Woman Trapped In Car After I-95 Crash

A multiple-car crash trapped a woman inside her car on I-95 in Fort Lauderdale Tuesday.

07/02/2014

Birth Tourism Shortcut To Citizenship

CBS4 Investigates: Is Medicaid Fraud Part Of A Shortcut To Citizenship?

Florida’s senior senator is calling for a federal investigation, after our story on the birth tourism businesses that are springing up between Miami and Moscow. The agencies cater to wealthy and middle class women from former Soviet Bloc countries who want to give birth to an instant American citizen. But it’s the potential for Medicaid fraud that CBS4 investigates has uncovered, that is prompting the most outrage, reports CBS4 Anchor Rick Folbaum.

CBS Miami–05/20/2014

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Bosnian Woman To Get Operated In S.Fla. By Doctor From Bosnia

A Bosnian woman whose face was disfigured in her country’s civil war is in South Florida for what she hopes will be life-altering surgery.

12/16/2013

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