Governor Rick Scott (Source: CBS4)

Gov. Scott Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Tropical Storm Erika

Florida Governor Rick Scott gave his second update of the day Friday afternoon on what the state is doing to prepare for Tropical Storm Erika and what residents should be doing.


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Water, Gas Hot Commodities As Dade Residents Prep For TS Erika

Water is the hot item at Miami-Dade grocery stores – flying off the shelves as quickly as workers can stock it – as residents prepare for a possible tango with Tropical Storm Erika.


Miami-Dade County residents are preparing for Tropical Storm Ericka's possible impact.  (Source: CBS4)

Dade Leaders Urge Locals To Prepare For TS Erika

Miami-Dade County officials are urging locals to prepare for Tropical Storm Erika’s possible impact.


Sandbags meant to hold back water during storms and flooding.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Broward Preps For Tropical Storm Erika

As forecasts show Tropical Storm Erika possibly passing through Broward County, locals are preparing for the worst but hoping for the best.


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Consumer Confidence In Florida Rises Slightly

The price is right! Or at least sort of right according to a new survey showing consumer confidence in Florida has slightly risen.


Mark Rose (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

BSO: Man Impersonates Deputy, Picks Up Prostitute

A man is in trouble with the law, accused of impersonating those that uphold it while he solicited a prostitute.


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Human Remains Found While Searching For Missing Plane

Officials searching for a missing Cessna instead found human remains from the Indian River in Central Florida.


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Gov. Scott Urges Florida To Prepare For Tropical Storm Erika

Ahead of a possible hit by Tropical Storm Erika in Florida, Governor Rick Scott briefed the public on Thursday morning.


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PD Investigating Robbery, Shooting In Lauderhill

Lauderhill Police are trying to sort out a robbery and shooting in a residential neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.


Sandbags meant to hold back water during storms and flooding.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Hollywood Offers Sandbags Ahead Of Erika

The city of Hollywood is offering residents free sandbags as Tropical Storm Erika may hit Florida next week.