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Chief In $800M Fraud Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison

The man said to be the mastermind of one of the largest fraud schemes in Florida was sentenced Friday.

08/29/2014

Jim Kelly waves to the crowd during introductions during the Class of 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony at Fawcett Stadium on August 2, 2014 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Jim Kelly’s Final Score

Word dripped down this week that Jim Kelly’s cancer is gone. But what does that mean? Is it gone today only to make its interminable, terminal march back to his enervated frame? Or is it really gone, as in he won?

08/22/2014

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Debunking Breast Cancer Myths & Misconceptions

There are lots of thoughts on breast cancer but one expert helped debunk some myths and misconceptions.

08/06/2014

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More US Girls Now Getting Cervical Cancer Vaccine

More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn’t much of a bump, the government reported Thursday.

07/24/2014

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Florida Teen Cancer Survivor Lobbies Capitol Hill

A 14-year-old southwest Florida cancer survivor is lobbying lawmakers on Capitol Hill to fund Medicaid and other children’s programs.

07/05/2014

MIAMI, FL - FEBRUARY 20: A customer picks out a smoking tip for her electronic cigarette at the Vapor Shark store on February 20, 2014 in Miami, Florida. As the popularity of E- cigarettes continue to grow, leading U.S. tobacco companies such as Altria Group Inc. the maker of Marlboro cigarettes are annoucing plans to launch their own e-cigarettes as they start to pose a small but growing competitive threat to traditional smokes. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Different Names For Nicotine Vapor Products Causing Confusion

In April the Food and Drug Administration announced plans to begin regulating E-cigarettes. The decision brought relief to some parents who felt it would make it harder for teens to get their hands on the nicotine vapor devices.

06/04/2014

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Daughter Gives Her Mother A “Gift Of Life”

Every child looks to get their mother the perfect gift for Mother’s Day. This year, one girl will give her mother a gift that can’t be bought and will change her life forever.

05/11/2014

May 9, 2014: Teenagers battling cancer got a chance to go to prom with Dolphins players and beauty pageant winners. (Source: CBS4)

Teens Battling Cancer Receive Prom Night Royal Treatment

It was a prom night to remember for some teenagers battling cancer.

05/10/2014

Silent Killer among firefighters. (Source: CBS4)

CBS4 Investigates Silent Killer Putting Lives Of Firefighters In Danger

Now on the frontline of a different life-or-death battle, Miami-Dade firefighters share their nightmare with CBS4 News Michele Gillen of cancer diagnosis which seems to haunt firehouse after firehouse.

04/29/2014

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Cancer Survivors Meet Orangutan With Similar Battle

A group of cancer survivors met an orangutan on Sunday who went through a similar life-threatening battle.

04/06/2014

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