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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - NOVEMBER 05: Signs are posted outside of a CVS store on November 5, 2013 in San Francisco, California. CVS Caremark reported a 25 percent surge in third-quarter earnings with profits of $1.25 billion, or $1.02 per share, compared to $1.01 billion, or 79 cents a share one year ago. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Herald: CVS To Buy Navarro Discount Pharmacy

Navarro, a Miami-based discount pharmacy that’s been in South Florida for more than 50 years, is being bought out by CVS Caremark.

07/14/2014

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Democrats Courting Florida’s Changing Cuban Voters

Democratic Candidate are courting a group which may not have favored them in the past.

07/05/2014

Justice Jorge Labarga will become the first Cuban-American to serve as chief justice of the Florida Supreme Court when he takes the post July 1, 2014. (Source: Florida Supreme Court)

State’s Supreme Court Set To Swear-In First Cuban-American Chief Justice

Jorge Labarga, set to be the state’s first Cuban-American Chief of Justice, will be sworn-in Monday by the Florida Supreme Court.

06/30/2014

Miami High gets $55 million renovation. (Source: CBS4)

Miami Senior High School Gets $55 Million Upgrade

Former students and city leaders gathered at Miami High School Friday to see it in its new glory.

CBS Miami–04/11/2014

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Cuban-Americans Looking For Stronger Relationship

Could a push for business between the U.S. and Cuba be in the future? An increasing number of Florida’s powerful Cuban-American business and civic leaders — long the gatekeepers of U.S. policy toward Cuba — are going public with their desire to increase dialogue and even business between the two countries.

02/08/2014

Speed skater Eddy Alvarez (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Miami Beach Skater Heads To Sochi Olympics

A South Florida inline skater who traded his wheels for ice skates, is headed to the Sochi Olympics, making him the second Cuban-American from Miami to make it to the U.S. Winter Olympic team.

01/25/2014

Washington DC Prepares For Presidential Inauguration

For Inaugural Poet, A Journey Home To America

The Miami neighborhood where inaugural poet Richard Blanco grew up, in many ways, resembles Cuba his family left behind. Down the street, a man sells avocados from a small table. His favorite bakery, a few blocks north, serves guava pastries and cafe con leche.

11/29/2013

Pitbull talks to CBS4 News (Source: CBS4)

Despite Worldwide Success, “Mr. 305″ Pitbull Doesn’t Forget Roots

He’s known as Mr. Worldwide with constant shout outs to the “305”. He’s Pitbull, a 32 year old Cuban-American entertainer who never forgets where he came from.

CBS4–05/02/2013

(Source: CBSPhilly.com/Montgomery County District Attorney's Office)

Bigoted Prosecution? Pennsylvania Couple’s Case Comes To South Florida

The Garcias helped daughter Fiorella with her homework earlier this month around the kitchen table in their home near Philadelphia, PA. They appeared every bit the happy family, and they were. Before Mom and Dad got busted in what they believe is a bigoted prosecution.

CBS4–03/28/2013

(Source: Time Magazine)

Time Magazine Declares Rubio “The Republican Savior”

Florida Senator Marco Rubio has taken the baton of leadership from the Republican Party with solid results thus far in his career. His latest claim to fame is the cover of this week’s Time Magazine declaring him “The Republican Savior.”

CBS Miami–02/07/2013

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