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Heat Sign Napier To $1.2M Deal

Shabazz Napier has signed his rookie deal with the Miami Heat.

07/18/2014

(Source: AP)

Justice Pariente Beats Drum For Eyewitness Expert Testimony

Florida Supreme Court Justice Barbara Pariente is on a crusade to change how courts treat eyewitness expert testimony, writing in a strongly-worded opinion on Thursday that the state’s approach lags decades behind scientific evidence.

06/26/2014

Flight Attendant's Dramatic Exit

JetBlue Flight Diverted Due To Mechanical Warning Light

A mechanical warning light on a JetBlue flight from Florida-to-Connecticut forced the plane to be diverted to New York City. The plane landed safely, and no one was injured.

06/15/2014

2013 Tesla Model S (Photo credit: Tesla Motors)

Tesla To Offer Electric Car Leases To Businesses

Electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. will now offer leasing to small and midsize businesses in parts of the U.S. including Florida, according to the company.

04/08/2014

Head coach Kevin Ollie of the Connecticut Huskies cuts down the net after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Five Things: UConn’s Defense, Foul Shooting Fuel Championship

Last night, the Huskies cut down the nets in Dallas after beating Kentucky 60-54 to win the school’s fourth national championship. Consider that Kentucky needed four straight late escapes to reach the final and you get a sense for what kind of Tournament this was.

04/08/2014

The Connecticut Huskies celebrate after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Connecticut Wins NCAA Title, 60-54 Over Kentucky

Shabazz Napier scored 22 points and Connecticut won its second NCAA title in four years, beating all those Kentucky freshmen 60-54 in the championship game Monday night.

04/07/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 05: Shabazz Napier #13 of the Connecticut Huskies reacts during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal against the Florida Gators at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. The Connecticut Huskies defeated the Florida Gators 63-53. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Unlikely Title Matchup Concludes NCAA Tournament

There’s an old saying of what a difference a year makes. For the University of Connecticut and the University of Kentucky, it’s the difference between sitting at home and playing for a national championship.

CBS Miami–04/07/2014

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US Reps Wasserman Schultz, Courtney Make NCAA Bet

Two U.S. Representatives made a friendly wager on Saturday’s basketball game between the University of Florida Gators and the UConn Huskies.

04/05/2014

(Source: AP)

It’s UConn-Florida, Not Napier-Wilbekin

Mention Connecticut basketball and Shabazz Napier is the first name to come up. Talk about top-ranked Florida and Scottie Wilbekin is the player most often brought up.

04/05/2014

Dayton 52 v Florida 62

Gators Ready To Claim Another Final Four Victory Saturday

The Florida Gators have lost two games this season, one to Wisconsin (November 12) and the other to Connecticut (December 2). That makes it fitting that if the Gators want to win another national championship, they may have to beat both teams.

CBS Miami–04/04/2014

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