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A man walks out of a damaged house in Bhaktapur, on the outskirts of Kathmandu, on April 27, 2015, two days after a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal. Nepalis started fleeing their devastated capital on April 27 after an earthquake killed more than 3,800 people and toppled entire streets, as the United Nations prepared a "massive" aid operation.  AFP PHOTO / PRAKASH MATHEMA        (Photo credit should read PRAKASH MATHEMA/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Nepalese Community Shaken By Hometown Quake

Although the Nepal earthquake happened a world’s away, a local couple was shaken to its core.

04/27/2015

Eyes on the Rise web app (Source: http://eyesontherise.org/app/)

FIU’s Web App Helps Residents Visualize Possible Impact Of Rising Sea Levels

Ever wondered whether your dwelling will be affected by rising sea levels? Florida International University developed a web app to help residents visualize the possible impact of rising seas on South Florida neighborhoods.

04/27/2015

Miami Central alum Anthony Jones makes a move during FIU spring practice. (Source: SFHS.com

FIU Getting Influx Of Local Talent, Marks Bright Future

True freshmen Anthony Jones and Fermin Silva stood on the sideline, moments before last Friday night’s Florida International University spring game.

04/21/2015

On Friday, Florida International University’s International Hurricane Research Center showcased upgrades to its Wall of Wind, which can simulate a category five hurricane with wind-driven rain. (Source: FIU)

FIU Students Receive Notification Of Sexual Assault

Students returning a holiday weekend to the main campus of Florida International University were anxious to learn Monday what prompted an incident notification.

04/06/2015

Execution Chamber on Florida's Death Row as seen by witnesses. (Source: Florida Department of Corrections)

FIU Grant Will Train Lawyers Handling Capital Cases

Florida International University’s College of Law has received a $620,000 grant to help defense lawyers handling capital cases.

04/06/2015

FlU (Source: CBS4)

Sexual Assault Reported At FIU’s Main Campus

Police said there has been a report of a sexual assault on Florida International University’s main campus Saturday night.

04/04/2015

A man seen shooting a gun. (Source: CBS4)

High Caliber Proposal For Colleges Shooting Through Legislature

When you think of university campuses, lofty ideals and deep thoughts come to mind. You don’t think of a shooting gallery. But that’s what some fear Florida campuses might become if a bill in the legislature hits the mark.

04/02/2015

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FIU Offers 14-Year-Old Florida Girl Full Scholarship

A 14-year old is getting a full scholarship to go to Florida International University.

03/28/2015

A Miami Dolphins fan demonstrates in the stands as the Dolphins met the Baltimore Ravens during a game at Sun Life Stadium on December 7, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Source: Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Top Reasons Why South Florida Is A Great Sports Region

South Florida is one of the best places to live in the United States.

03/26/2015

Miami-Dade Fair & Exposition  (Source: CBS4)

The Fair Is Back Amid Fairgrounds Battle

Ferris wheels are popping up in the South Florida skyline, a clear sign that the Miami-Dade County Fair and Exposition is back.

03/11/2015

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