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Ronald Smith was surprised with an apartment. (CBS4)

Inspirational Student Gets Quite A Reward

Sometimes good things really do happen to good people. Twenty-one-year old Ronald Smith recently learned that thanks to the help from others, some he doesn’t even know.

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Geralyn Graham listens to her sentence being read in court on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Geralyn Graham Sentenced To 55 Years In Rilya Wilson Case

The South Florida woman convicted of kidnapping and child abuse in the case of missing 4-year-old foster child Rilya Wilson has been sentenced to 55 years in prison.


Assistant State Attorney Joshua Weintraub was taken off the Rilya Wilson case after it was discovered that his Florida Bar license was revoked in August. (CBS4)

Bar License Lapse Pulls Lead Prosecutor Off Rilya Wilson Case

The lead prosecutor in the Rilya Wilson murder trial was taken off the case because he let his Florida Bar license lapse, according to CBS4 News partner The Miami Herald.


Geralyn Graham in court on the first day of jury selection for the first-degree murder of 4-year-old foster child Rilya Wilson. Graham, 66, has pleaded not guilty . (Source: CBS4)

Jury Selection To Continue Tuesday In Rilya Wilson Murder Trial

Jury selection resumes Tuesday in the trial of a caregiver accused of killing a foster child left in her care.


Willie Calvin Bivens (left), Anturrell Nathaniel Dean  (upper center), David Zarifi (lower center) and Eric George Earle (right) allegedly recruited underage girls in foster care to work as prostitutes. (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

4 Charged In S. Fla. Foster Child Prostitution Ring

An investigation into human trafficking led police to arrest four South Florida man accused of running a prostitution ring that preyed on children in foster care.


Geralyn Graham Mugshot

Rilya Wilson’s Murder Suspect To Stand Trial Next Month

The former caretaker for Rilya Wilson, the 4-year-old foster child whose disappearance led to a scandal and shake up at Florida’s welfare agency, is expected to face a jury next month.