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Haitian Man Pleads Guilty In US Migrant Smuggling Case

A Haitian man is facing U.S. prison time after pleading guilty to illegally smuggling migrants aboard a boat from the Bahamas.

05/24/2015

A bystander at a Fort Pierce runway captured an unusual sight earlier this month – a pilot doing a touch-and-go landing without his landing gear down.  (Source: Dale Hoppas/ViralHog.com)

Fort Lauderdale Pilot Relives Frightening Belly Flop

A bystander at a Fort Pierce runway captured an unusual sight earlier this month – a pilot doing a touch-and-go landing without his landing gear down. And the veteran pilot at the controls managed to not only keep the plane airborne, but to fly about 100 miles back home to Fort Lauderdale.

04/23/2015

Eight people were killed when a church van crashed into a canal. (Source: CBS)

Safety Of Some Vans Questioned In Wake Of Florida Crash

A specific type of van, that has raised safety alarms for many years, is now under the microscope as federal transportation officials are investigating a crash that killed eight members of a Florida church.

04/04/2015

FDLE puts out missing child alert for 15-year-old Richard Henson. (Source: FDLE)

FDLE Issues Missing Child Alert For Fort Pierce Teen

A missing child alert has been issued for a 15-year-old last seen in the area of Fort Pierce.

02/20/2015

The vessel "Bye-Luv Ya-Sea Ya" stuck on Lady Slipper Key just north of Crooked Island, Bahamas on January 27, 2015. (Courtesy: U.S. Coast Guard)

Coast Guard Rescues Men Stranded On Remote Island

Coast Guard crews rescued two men stranded on remote Bahamanian island on Tuesday afternoon.

01/27/2015

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Researcher Suspended After Dolphin Moved To Pool

Federal officials suspended a central Florida dolphin researcher accused of moving a dolphin to a community pool.

03/07/2014

Lily the dog was severely burned and continues to be rehabilitated in a hyperbaric chamber. (Source: CBS4)

Severely Burned Dog Recovering With The Help Of Hyperbaric Chamber

A beagle mix named Lily was left fighting for her life after about 40 percent of her body was badly burned. But thanks to hours of treatment in a hyperbaric chamber, Lily has come a long way.

10/17/2013

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22 Whales Beached At South Florida State Park

Rescuers are struggling to help a pod of pilot whales that beached at a South Florida state park.

CBS Miami–09/01/2012

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Report: Woman Calls 911 For Eating Too Much

A Fort Pierce woman apparently took the term all-you-can-eat a little too seriously and felt that she had an emergency on her hands; so she decided to call 911.

CBS4–12/22/2011

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$2.2M In Cocaine Washes Up On Fort Pierce Beach

Plenty of strange items have washed ashore Florida beaches over the years, and now authorities are investigating the discovery of 22 bales of cocaine.

CBS4–10/05/2011

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