Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

US Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (Source: CBS4)

Local Congresswoman Worries About Ebola Threat From Cuba

With no flights or cargo ships connecting South Florida to West Africa, there’s no reason to be concerned of a case in the area but every reason to be prepared.

10/24/2014

September 27, 2014: A walk to help end Lupus took place at Jungle Island.  (Source: Michael Smith)

Hundreds Of People Take A Walk To Help End Lupus

Hundreds of people took to the the streets Saturday to help end Lupus.

09/27/2014

President Barack Obama addresses the nation on ISIS on September 10, 2014. (Source: CBS)

President Vows To “Degrade & Ultimately Destroy” ISIS

In a primetime address to the nation Wednesday night, President Obama laid out his strategy for targeting the Islamic extremist group known as ISIS.

09/10/2014

Steven Sotloff (Source: The Daily Caller)

Father Of Man Held Captive Thanks Community For Support

Arthur Sotloff told CBS4’s Peter D’Oench that he and his wife, Shirley, wanted to thank everyone for their prayers and their well wishes.

08/22/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Charlie Crist Picks Hispanic Woman, Democrat Darling As Running Mate

Former Florida Governor Charlie Crist selected Annette Taddeo as his running mate in his bid for Governor.

07/17/2014

Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi looks down from his seat in a Marine combat vehicle during one of his combat tours in Afghanistan 2010-2012. (Family photo courtesy Jill Tahmooressi/MCT)

Local Leader To Honor Efforts To Release Jailed Marine

Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen is set to honor those who have helped in efforts to bring back a South Florida marine jailed in Mexico.

06/22/2014

March 7. 2014: Students held a rally to protest violence in Venezuela.  Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Congressman Mario Diaz Balart were among the speakers. (Source: Walter Makaula, CBS4)

South Florida Political Leaders Attend FIU Venezuela Rally

Students at Florida International University rallied for peace in Venezuela Friday with the help of a few members of Congress.

CBS4–03/07/2014

Venezeula

Local Lawmakers Call For Sanctions Against Venezuelan Regime

As the violence worsens in Venezuela, several South Florida lawmakers have come out asking for sanctions to be imposed against the country’s socialist regime led by President Nicolas Maduro.

02/20/2014

Robert Bohm (Source: CBS4)

93-Year-Old Inching Closer To Being Honored By Purple Heart

An army man, who fought for our country and was injured in battle more than 50 years ago, is inching closer to finally getting the Purple Heart.

11/29/2013

People take to an overpass on the Palmetto expressway to express opinion on military action against Syria. (Source: CBS4)

South Florida Reacts To Potential Military Action Against Syria

South Floridians are closely watching the situation in Syria, and opinions are divided over whether or not the U.S. should take military action.

08/31/2013

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