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Bugs

The so-called "extreme foodie movement" could be bringing bugs to a restaurant menu near you. (Source: CBS4)

Mmmm Good: Bugs Get Placed On Restaurants’ Menus

Grab a fork and get ready to dig into a feast full of insects.

04/22/2014

Edward Archbold, who died in October after winning a roach-eating contest. (Source: Miami Herald / File)

Autopsy: Roach-Eating Champ Died Choking On Bug Parts, Vomit

After winning a roach-eating contest and taking a python as his spoils, Eddie Archbold died from choking on “anthropod body parts” and his own vomit, according to a report released Monday by the Broward Medical Examiner’s Office.

CBS4–11/28/2012

Researchers at the University of Florida are working on strategies to control crazy ant populations found in Florida and several other states including Texas, Mississippi and Louisiana. (Source: University of Florida)

UF Coming Up With Ways To Control Crazy Ant Populations

Researchers at the University of Florida are working on strategies to control crazy ant populations found in Florida and several other states including Texas, Mississippi and Louisiana.

CBS4–11/15/2012

Lovebugs

Something Extra: Love Is NOT In The Air

Lovebugs. The name sounds cute, but the bizarre insects are anything but when they bombard your car on the highway or when they get in your hair or crawl all over your body.

CBS Miami–09/26/2012

(Source: AP)

Insect Invasion Making S. Floridians’ Skin Crawl

The early start to the rainy season in south Florida has led to an insect invasion.

CBS4–07/26/2012

Mosquito

Grab The Bug Spray, ‘Skeeters’ Out In Full Force

If you feel like you’re swatting and scratching more than usual this year, you’re not alone.

CBS4–07/19/2011

(Source: CBS4)

Customs Officials Stop Would-Be Invaders

Customs officals made a unique and potentially dangerous discovery Dec. 20 after finding an invasive intruder in a shipment from Turkey.

CBS4–01/07/2011