(Source: CBS4) BankAtlantic is taken over by BB&T

About One-Third Of BankAtlantic Workers To Lose Jobs

About one-third of Bank Atlantic’s employees will lose their jobs as early as October.

CBS Miami–08/23/2012

An Obamacare supporter at the Supreme Court (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

S. Florida Businesses Ponder Impact Of Supreme Court Decision

5 people at Deco International Security Corporation in South Beach are lucky to have a job. What they don’t have is health insurance, because their boss didn’t think he could afford it. Now, that’s about to change.



Working Less May Be More Productive

Is it possible to work less and not lose your job? One company untethered their employees from technology and got some amazing results. CBS4’s Lisa Petrillo reveals how an attitude adjustment is as simple as unplugging during personal time.


A Subway employee protests outside her store in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea after the owner of the franchise allegedly walked away without paying workers. (CBS4)

Subway Employees Claim Shop Owner Left Them Jobless, Penniless

More than a dozen employees of two Subway stores in Broward say they’ve been ripped off and left jobless by the store’s owner.



Unemployment Continues Downward Trend

President Barack Obama and Congressional Democrats got good news from the unemployment report Friday morning. According to the Labor Department, the unemployment rate in January dropped to 8.3 percent. That’s the lowest rate in roughly three years.


(Source: Walt Disney World)

Disney To Allow Facial Hair On Employees

Starting next month, Disney employees who wish to sport facial hair on the job can retire their razors.


(Source: http://www.starwoodhotels.com)

New Hotel In Bal Harbour Holds Job Fair

Job seekers may be able to find some relief at a job fair at the St. Regis Bal Harbour on Thursday.


(Source: AP)

UnitedHealthcare Loses Appeal On HMO Contracts

A Tallahassee appeals court this week rejected an appeal by UnitedHealthcare of Florida in a dispute about major changes in HMO coverage for state employees.


medley gun waving

Surveillance Tape Captures Man Waving Gun Near Medley Auto Store

It was a surreal scene captured on surveillance camera and a day Yamil Gutierrez said he will never forget after a fight erupted between two men at an auto store. Meanwhile, police are reaching out to the public in hopes that someone can identify the men involved.


(Source: CBS)

Gov. Scott Posts State University Salaries Online

In the middle of pushing to reform higher education, Governor Rick Scott has posted the salaries of Florida’s university employees online, and the move is prompting pushback from faculty.