Gary Nelson

Waves breaking into the seafront in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic on August 28, 2015 due to. Tropical Storm Erika.   (Photo credit ERIKA SANTELICES/AFP/Getty Images)

Tropical Storm Dissipates, But Leaves 20 Dead In Caribbean

Tropical Storm Erika was losing its punch as it drenched Haiti and the Dominican Republic early Saturday, but it left devastation in its path, killing at least 20 people and leaving another 31 missing on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said.

CBS Miami–08/29/2015

Omar Costa (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Fmr. Substitute Teacher Charged In Child Porn Investigation

A teacher at a Broward County charter school has been charged with having a host of graphic child porn videos on his home computer.

08/28/2015

Miami-Dade Police said the guard, identified as 49-year old Keith Cox, was shot at the Martin Luther King Metrorail Station located at 6205 NW 27th Avenue on Tuesday evening.  (Courtesy: Miami-Dade Police)

Family Pleads For Info In Security Guard Shooting

The family of a security guard shot at a Miami-Dade metro rail station is asking for the public’s help to find those responsible.

08/28/2015

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.

08/27/2015

The family of a tourist who was found unconscious  outside a South Florida night club is asking for the public’s help to find the person responsible as he is in a coma at a hospital. (Courtesy: Family Photo)

SOBE Club Pays $5 Million For Bouncer’s Alleged Brutality

The family of a man who suffered brain damage after he was allegedly punched by a bouncer has announced the owners of the now defunct Cameo night club on South Beach have paid a $5 million settlement.

08/26/2015

Coral Gables City Manager Cathy Swanson-Rivenbark and activist Roxcy Bolton discuss the city's police department issues on Tuesday, August 25, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

Activists Descend On Gables City Hall To Support Interim Police Chief

Eighty-nine year old local activist Roxcy Bolton made an unannounced visit to the Coral Gables City Manager’s office Tuesday morning, in an effort to get the city to name a new police chief.

CBS Miami–08/25/2015

Carol Ann Dimas (Source: Facebook)

Exclusive: Emergency Response Of Cruise Ship Crew Criticized

Three passengers that just returned from a seven day cruise on the Carnival Glory are telling a horrifying tale after witnessing another passenger drown after falling overboard before ship crews could respond in time.

08/24/2015

CBS4's Gary Nelson speaks via Skype with cruise passenger Gary Terry after he and his family witnessed a woman fall overboard. (Source: CBS4)

Exclusive: Family Appalled By Carnival’s Response To Woman Overboard

Three passengers that just returned from a 7-day cruise on the Carnival Glory is telling a horrifying tale after witnessing another passenger drown after falling overboard before ship crews could respond in time.

08/23/2015

Brandon Lapeikis walked into a Miami-Dade courtroom Thursday and admitted to shooting and killing his friend, Christian Salazar, in December 2013.
(Source: CBS4)

NMB Man Pleads Guilty To Manslaughter In Shooting Of Friend

Brandon Lapeikis walked into a Miami-Dade courtroom Thursday and admitted to shooting and killing his friend, Christian Salazar, in December 2013.

08/20/2015

Smash and grab burglary at a T-Mobile store in North Miami Beach.  (Source: CBS4)

$12K Worth Of Items Stolen From T-Mobile Store

A group of crooks smashed into a NE Miami-Dade cellphone store and stole thousands of dollars worth of merchandise.

08/19/2015

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