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Brothers In Florida Terror Plot Get Maximum Prison SentencesTwo Pakistani-born brothers were sentenced to the maximum possible prison sentences after pleading guilty in Florida to charges of organizing a terror plot against New York City landmarks.
Florida Brothers Get Prison For ID Theft, Unemployment FraudTwo South Florida brothers will spend years in federal prison after pleading guilty in an identity theft and unemployment insurance fraud case.
Former Rep. Rivera's Campaign Associate Pleads GuiltyA woman tied to former Congressman David Rivera has taken a plea deal in federal court. During a hearing Tuesday, Ana Alliegro pleaded guilty to campaign finance charges.
2007 Triple Murder Suspect Returned To Florida To Face Charges A suspect in a 2007 triple murder is back in Florida to face charges.
Man Pleads Guilty In Smuggling Venture That Killed 4 A man from the Bahamas who survived an alleged smuggling attempt which killed four Haitians, pleaded guilty to coming back to the U.S. after he was deported.
Key West Drug Testing Policy Ruled UnconstitutionalA South Florida federal judge declared a policy by the city of Key West that requires drug tests for job applicants unconstitutional.
Second Former County Employee Charged In Bribery Scam A second Miami-Dade public works supervisor has been charged in bribery scam.
Second Delay In Cuban Plane Hijacking TrialThere's been a second delay in the trial of an American who hijacked an airliner to Cuba 30 years ago but decided to return voluntarily.
Rothstein Partner Pleads Guilty To Charges Connected To Ponzi SchemeThe former law partner of convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein pleaded guilty, Friday, to charges of violating federal campaign finance laws.
Feds Warn Of Jury Duty ScamsSome South Florida residents called for jury duty have been the target of scammers. Federal officials say the scam takes several forms.
Mother Of Accused Nail Salon Shooter Details Son's Troubled LifeThe teen accused of shooting and killing a 10-year old during a nail salon robbery had a troubled life and both his parents are behind bars.
Miami-Based Cocaine Smugglers Going To PrisonFor seven years, a Miami-based drug trafficking operation used cargo ships to smuggle cocaine into South Florida. Now the ringleaders are heading to prison.