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Senator Bill Nelson, D-FL, speaks during the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee hearing on Cruise Industry Oversight March 1, 2012 at the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Senator Nelson Asks For Federal Investigation Of Lumber Liquidators

Following a “60 Minutes” report that said Lumber Liquidators’ laminate flooring made in China may not meet California’s health and safety standards, U.S. Senator Bill Nelson is requesting that three federal agencies investigate the company.

03/04/2015

Tropical Chinese (Source: CBS4)

Taste Of The Town Visits Local Favorite Tropical Chinese

Renowned by locals and tourists alike, Tropical Chinese, across from Tropical Park, is a family favorite celebrating 30 years in business.

02/05/2015

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton (R) arrives with New York State governor Andrew Cuomo (L) at a campaign event to support Cuomo's reelection October 30, 2014 in New York City. Citizens go to the polls next Tuesday, November 4. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

New York Gov. Cuomo Plans Trip To Cuba To Promote The State

Since the U.S. government eased travel restrictions on Cuba, Florida has been in the spotlight for obvious reasons. Not to let his state be out shined, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is planning a trip to the island nation.

01/17/2015

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Cuba-US Detente Upends Life For Cuban Dissidents

President Barack Obama told the world this month that engaging Cuba is the best way to strengthen people pushing for greater freedom on the island.

12/29/2014

October 17, 2014: A new traffic signal was installed at a Pinecrest intersection where two UM grad students were killed. (Source: CBS4)

New Traffic Signal Installed Following Deadly Crash

Cheers and applause could be heard in Pinecrest Friday as a new traffic signal was installed.

10/17/2014

Oranges in Fort Pierce, Florida (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Invasive Insect Threatens Iconic Florida Citrus

Florida may not be able to own up to its popular nickname the ‘Orange State’ anymore.

08/24/2014

Florida Spiny Lobster (Source: CBS4)

Florida Man Guilty In Illegal Lobster Shipping Case

Shipping seafood isn’t as simple as one person thought it would be. A Florida man must pay a $250,000 fine after pleading guilty to illegally shipping spiny lobsters he obtained to China.

08/17/2014

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Florida Artist Guilty In Museum Vase-Smashing

A local artist’s idea of a protest has landed him in hot water.

08/13/2014

Chinese President visits Fidel Castro in Cuba (Source: Cuban TV)

Chinese President Visits Fidel Castro In Cuba

New pictures have been released of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro’s meeting with the Chinese President.

07/23/2014

NBA professional basketball player LeBron James (L, white T-shirt) poses during a promotional event with children and their fathers in Hong Kong on July 23, 2014 (Source: PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

LeBron James Humbled By Fans In Hong Kong

LeBron James is often thought of as the best basketball player in the world but James may not have realized the true reach of his fandom, until now.

07/23/2014

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