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Metromover (Source: miamidade.gov)

Metromover Users May Be Charged For Rides Soon

Metromover riders may have to shell out some change for their rides in the future.

03/03/2015

(© 2014 Universal Orlando Resort. All Rights Reserved.)

Universal Orlando Reverses Outside Bottle Ban

Universal Orlando lifted a ban on outside bottled drinks being brought into their theme parks.

02/19/2015

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Gov. Scott Orders Less Testing In Florida’s Public Schools

Florida Governor Rick Scott said he will suspend a test set to be given to 11th graders in Spring in response to backlash over the amount of testing in the public school system.

02/18/2015

Florida Governor Rick Scott (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Prosecutor: No Plans To Investigate Complaint Over Ouster

A Tallahassee prosecutor said he will not investigate whether Florida Governor Rick Scott along with cabinet members violated the state’s law on open meetings.

01/30/2015

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Florida Gov. Wants More Money To Help Charter Schools

Florida Governor Rick Scott is asking for a significant boost in funding to help restore and build new charter schools.

01/15/2015

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New Opportunities, Challenges For Gov. Scott In Second Term

As Florida Governor Rick Scott prepares to take the oath for a second time on Tuesday, he does so as a different figure than his first term when he struggled with his inaugural speech.

12/31/2014

Lucky Money lottery game logo (Source: floridalottery.com)

One Ticket Wins $1.1 Million Lucky Money Jackpot

A Pembroke Pines store sold the winning ticket for the $1.1 million Lucky Money jackpot.

11/08/2014

Execution gurney in Starke, Fla.

Man Set To Be Executed By Lethal Injection For Prison Guard’s Murder

A Miami man who orchestrated a prison van ambush over 20 years ago in an attempt to free a prisoner is scheduled to be executed Wednesday night at Florida State Prison in Starke.

06/12/2013

Coast Guard members transfer bales of cocaine interdicted at sea from a go-fast vessel. 
(Source: U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jon-Paul Rios)

$17 Million Worth Of Cocaine Intercepted At Sea

More than $17 million worth of cocaine will not make it to the streets of South Florida or anywhere else for that matter after the U.S. Coast Guard intercepted the 1,400 pounds of coke from a go-fast vessel in the southwest Caribbean Sea.

CBS4–02/19/2013

A Miami couple received minor injuries when they fell through the landing leading to their second floor apartment.  (Source: Univision)

Miami Couple Sues After Stairwell Collapse

A Miami couple who fell through a second floor landing at their apartment building on Tuesday plan to sue the building’s owners over safety issues.

CBS4–12/15/2011

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