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Dozens Rescued Due To Dangerous Rip Currents

A high risk of rip currents Tuesday, and over the holiday weekend, has led to dozens of rescues on South Florida beaches.


A coast guard helicopter. (Source: CBS4)

4 Dead, 6 Missing After Holiday Weekend On The Water

At least four people are dead and six others are missing along the Florida and Puerto Rico Coasts after Memorial Day weekend.


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Search Crews Rescue Missing Fort Lauderdale Boater

Search teams have found a man who went missing while boating in Fort Lauderdale on Sunday.


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Suspect In Gas Station Robbery Dies After Arrest

A man, who was arrested on charges of burglary, battery and false imprisonment, died while in custody of the Broward Sheriff’s Office (BSO), according to authorities.


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Watch Out Flakka, DEA Says Heroin Is Making Comeback

The synthetic drug flakka has dominated headlines in South Florida. From mother abandoning her baby to a man impaled on a fence, all you hear about is flakka, flakka, flakka. But a well-known drug is making a comeback and the Drug Enforcement Agency is worried.


Rescuer David Bassion was one of the men that scaled a bridge to save a naked man stuck above on May 22, 2015. Bassion reached the man, gave him water and shook his hand. (Source: Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue)

Naked Man Rescued From 100-Foot High Bridge In Ft. Lauderdale

Crews conducted a daring rescue of a man found naked and trapped on a railway bridge 100-feet high on Friday.


It was a rough landing for passengers aboard a plane that landed in Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport on May 22, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

Rough Landing For Plane In Fort Lauderdale

It was a rough landing for passengers aboard a plane that landed in South Florida on Friday.


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Ft. Lauderdale Gets Help From ‘God Squad’ For Memorial Day

Celebration turned chaotic on Fort Lauderdale Beach last Memorial day as groups of young people made their way down A1A.


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Police: Fort Lauderdale SWAT Shoots Man Holding Hostage

Fort Lauderdale Police said a call for a domestic disturbance of a man holding a woman hostage with a weapon ended with that man shot at the hands of police.



JetBlue Announces Philadelphia To Ft. Lauderdale Flights

Those looking to get away from the cold in Philadelphia, and head to the almost-always hot South Florida, will have another way to head south.