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Miami Police Sergeant Indicted On Federal Charges

A Miami Police sergeant is on the other side of the law after being indicted on nine federal charges stemming from allegations of misconduct while on the job.

CBS4–07/19/2012

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CBS4 Investigates: Criminal Probe Into After School Tutoring Program

What happens when tons of Federal money is handed out without any required accountability? CBS4 Investigator Jim Defede examines a tutoring program in Miami-Dade County under a criminal probe for allegedly bilking taxpayers for “ghost” students.

CBS4–11/08/2011

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I-Team: Major Medicare Fraud Bust Targets Miami Clinics

Federal agents stormed homes and offices at dawn this morning as part of a major Medicare fraud bust in and around Miami. The crime: $165 million dollars allegedly stolen from U.S. taxpayers.

CBS4–09/06/2011

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Hollywood Mayor Calls For Corruption Investigation

Hollywood’s mayor is calling for a federal investigation into his city manager and other city employees after receiving two anonymous tips about some alleged shady behavior.

CBS Miami–05/06/2011

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I-Team: Engines to the Enemy

Four family members have been indicted for trying to sell jet fighter engines here in Miami to eventually be shipped to Iran..a violation of federal law.

CBS4–03/23/2011

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Obama Budget Blues Hit Port Of Miami

President Obama shook up South Florida leaders when his federal budget blueprint came out Monday and did not include money for a dredge project for the Port of Miami.

CBS4–02/15/2011

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Judge Rules Health Care Law Unconstitutional

Florida Federal Judge Roger Vinson ruled parts of the health care overhaul passed by Congress unconstitutional Monday afternoon.

CBS4–01/31/2011

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50 Million Americans Have No Health Insurance

A new study from the Kaiser Foundation is giving a grim view of the state of health insurance in the country as 50 million Americans now lack health care.

CBS4–12/28/2010

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Hollywood Eye Doc Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy

A prominent Hollywood eye doctor with a number of high powered political connections has pleaded guilty to a conspiracy charge.

12/09/2010

Custodial Workers at the University of Miami voted to go on strike if wage increase demands aren't met.  (Source: CBS4)

UM Accused Of Using Credit Checks To Discriminate

The University of Miami is accused of using credit checks to discriminate against minorities who are applying for jobs.

11/23/2010

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