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Panthers Jump Sabres To Win NHL Draft Lottery

The Florida Panthers bucked the odds by jumping up a spot to win the NHL draft lottery and earn the right to the top pick in June.

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MIAMI, UNITED STATES:  A fast boat travels east past the Port of Miami in Florida as it nears Government Cut with a view of downtown Miami 24 April 2005. Known as the "Cruise Capital of the World" and ranked 8th among the nation's leading seaports, the Port of Miami is home to nearly every cruise line in the world.  AFP PHOTO/Roberto SCHMIDT  (Photo credit should read ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Responds To Fuel Spill Near Government Cut

Coast Guard crewmembers are responding to a report of a fuel spill near Government Cut.

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Nearly everyone's heard of the Grapefruit Diet. Many believe eating grapefruit or drinking grapefruit juice may block enzymes involved in fat and carbohydrate storage, and speed up the way our bodies burn fat, resulting in weight loss.  (AP)

Florida Grapefruit On Outback Menu In South Korea

“Fresh From Florida”-labeled red grapefruit will be on the spring and summer menu at South Korean locations of Tampa-based, Australian-themed Outback Steakhouse.

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Local Attorney Involved In Miami-NCAA Case Charged By Bar

An attorney who assisted the NCAA during its probe of Miami athletics is facing charges from the Florida Bar, which alleges a wide range of ethics violations occurred during that investigation.

04/14/2014

Jameis Winston #5 of the Garnet team reacts to a pass against the Gold team during Florida State's Garnet and Gold spring game at Doak Campbell Stadium on April 12, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida. (Source: Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Winston, Garnet Wins Florida State’s Spring Game

Jameis Winston threw for 396 yards and two touchdowns in the defending national champion Florida State’s spring game, leading the Garnet team to a 31-14 victory over the Gold team Saturday.

CBS Miami–04/12/2014

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Lightning LW Malone Arrested After Traffic Stop

Police say Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ryan Malone has been charged with DUI and possession of cocaine.

04/12/2014

File photo: The focus of the FBI search at the Vitreo-Retinal Consultants Eye Center was reportedly Dr. Salomon Melgen’s finances. (Source: CBS4)

Wealthy Florida Doctor Linked To Senator Back In News

A wealthy Florida doctor whose offices were raided by the FBI and who allowed a U.S. senator to use his private jet is again under scrutiny for receiving more money from the taxpayer-funded Medicare program than any other doctor.

04/12/2014

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A Better Chance For A Baby

Millions of babies are born using in-vitro fertilization every year. Now, new technology airms to give even more parents a chance at conceiving their baby.
AsCBS4′s Rhiannon Ally shows us, I-V-F Florida is one of a dozen or so centers in the U.S. using a machine called the embryoscope and they say this machine could be a game changer for I-V-F.

CBS4–04/11/2014

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Florida GOP Rakes In Money From Major Companies

New campaign finance reports, filed this week, show that millions flowed into the campaign accounts of Florida’s two main political parties during the first three months of 2014.

04/11/2014

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Voucher Bill Passes House Amid Conflict With Senate

The House approved a bill Friday that would dramatically expand the ranks of students eligible for the state’s de facto school-voucher system, sending the proposal headlong into a squabble between House and Senate leaders over how to measure the program’s effects.

04/11/2014

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