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FDA: Toxic Jerky Treats Linked To More Than 1,000 Dog Deaths

Dog owners beware; the FDA has issued a new health warning about jerky pet treats imported from China.

05/20/2014

(Courtesy: Pinellas Park Police)

South Florida Fast-Food Workers Join Global-Level Protest

The chants went up Thursday outside a Miami McDonald’s and a nearby Wendy’s as demonstrators demanded an increase in the minimum wage to $15 an hour.

05/15/2014

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How To Look Like A Local When Dining Abroad

The good folks at The Restaurant Choice cooked up these handsomely designed infographics to get you through your next international dining adventure.

04/18/2014

Pinecrest is considering changes to an intersection after two college students were killed.  (Source: CBS4)

Families Of UM Students Killed By Car Speak Out From China

The families of Ying Chen and Hao Liu are thousands of miles away from South Florida, but they are heartbroken over what happened to their loved ones.

03/08/2014

(KIM JAE-HWAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Miami Trade Down, But Gold Balances Some Losses

While the value of trade moving through South Florida fell just over 3 percent last year, gold is helping to balance loses.

02/23/2014

(Source: CBS)

Why Your Chicken Could Be Coming From China Soon

The Lee family sits at home eating their chicken nuggets but does “mom” like the idea that as soon as next summer “nuggets” could be made with chicken processed in China?

CBS4–11/08/2013

Pinecrest is considering changes to an intersection after two college students were killed.  (Source: CBS4)

Pinecrest Pushes For Safer Intersection After Pedestrian Deaths

The village of Pinecrest is looking into making an intersection safer after two University of Miami students were killed while crossing the roadway.

CBS Miami–10/24/2013

Dogs And Cats

FDA Warns Of Pet Illnesses Linked To Jerky Treats

The Food and Drug Administration wants South Florida veterinarians, and others around the country, to let them know if they encounter pets getting sick after eating jerky treats.

CBS Miami–10/23/2013

Family of a UM student flew from China to say goodbye.(Source: CBS4)

Family of U.M. Student Killed Come To Fla. To Say Goodbye

The family of a University of Miami student struck and killed in Pinecrest traveled halfway around the world to get answers and perform a ritual for their lost loved one.

10/22/2013

(Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)

Coral Springs Man Held Hostage By Workers In Beijing

A Coral Spring business man claims he’s being held hostage by his employees who want severance packages.
But here’s the hitch – they’re not being fired or let go, at least not yet.

CBS4–06/24/2013

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