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William Potts leaving Havana on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Homesick Hijacker Appeals 20-year US Prison Sentence

An American who hijacked a jetliner to Cuba in 1984, is appealing his 20-year prison sentence after he plead guilty to U.S. kidnapping charges.

18 hours ago

July 19, 2014: Traffic was backed up for hours on I-95 due to a crash.  (Source: CBS4/MaryAnn Martinez)

911 Callers Describe Deadly Wrong-Way I-95 Motorcycle Crash

Miami Police released the 911 calls from a deadly wrong-way wreck over the weekend.

21 hours ago

Alexander Miller (Source: www.sheriff.org)

18-Year-Old Arrested On Child Pornography Charges

An undercover investigation led officials to the arrest of an 18-year-old on multiple child pornography charges Thursday.

07/17/2014

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Man Falls From 30-Foot Ladder While Tree Trimming

A 30-foot fall while trimming a tree sent one man to the hospital Thursday morning.

07/17/2014

Ice Cube (L) and Kevin Hart attend the 'Ride Along' screening>> at AMC Loews Lincoln Square on January 15, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images)

‘Ride Along 2′ Continues Filming In Fort Lauderdale

The motion picture “Ride Along 2″ starring Kevin Hart and Ice Cube continued their production Thursday in Fort Lauderdale Beach after a brief delay.

07/17/2014

July 13, 2014: A fire led to rescues in Fort Lauderdale.  (Photo by: Timothy Heiser)

Two Elderly Victims Rescued From Apartment Fire

Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue battled a fire an apartment that led to the rescue of two elderly victims trapped inside.

07/13/2014

July 10, 2014: Work crews struck a gas line that forced dozens of children to be evacuated from a water park.  (Source: Fort Lauderdale Fire Department, Deputy Fire Chief Timothy Heiser)

Children Evacuated After Work Crews Hit Gas Line

Dozens of children playing at a water park next to a school in Fort Lauderdale had to be evacuated after a construction crew struck an underground gas line.

07/10/2014

All Aboard Florida  (Source: allaboardflorida.com)

All Aboard Florida Unveils Fort Lauderdale Station Design

Plans for a high speed train from Miami to Orlando are chugging right along.

07/08/2014

Officer Mark Shotwell (Courtesy: Facebook)

Friend Of Off-Duty Officer Shot Outside Pub Says He’s Recovering

An off-duty Fort Lauderdale Homicide detective is recovering after being shot Thursday in the parking lot of Maguire Hill 16 Pub and Restaurant.

07/07/2014

Off-duty detective shot while at a pub in Fort Lauderdale. (Source: CBS4)

BSO: Off-Duty Officer Was Forced To Shoot After Suspect Fired Gun

The Broward Sheriff’s Office identified a man killed during a shoot out with an off-duty officer at a Fort Lauderdale pub Thursday.

07/04/2014

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