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At a town council meeting Wednesday, Miami Lakes residents requested the FDLE conduct an independent probe of Mayor Michael Pizzi's crash with a tree in June.  (Source: CBS4)

Attorney: Questions On Pizzi Crash A ‘No Brainer’

Miami Lakes Mayor Michael Pizzi mugged for the cameras and worked the crowd Wednesday night before the town council requested the FDLE conduct an independent probe of his crash with a tree in June.

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WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 22:  Activists participate in a rally outside the Embassy of the Dominican Republic June 22, 2015 in Washington, DC. Activists protested the mass deportations and expulsions taking place in the Dominican Republic, as a result of a 2013 ruling by Dominican Courts that stripped citizenship from an estimated 200,000 Dominicans of Haitian descent.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Dominican Deportation Policy Draws Miami Protest

Haitians taking to the streets by the thousands in the Dominican Republic, hasn’t stopped the D.R. from moving forward with plans to round up and deport hundreds of thousands of undocumented and documented Haitian migrants.

07/01/2015

Michael Pizzi (Source: CBS4)

Exclusive: Questions Growing Over Mayor’s Crash

More questions have been raised in regards to an accident involving Miami Lakes Mayor Michael Pizzi.

06/30/2015

Ten-year-old Jamari Tillman was able to clap along and bounce to the gospel music Sunday, despite the bullet still in his leg that causes him pain and to walk with a limp. (Source: CBS4)

Boy Shot At Park Gets “Eternal Life”

Ten-year-old Jamari Tillman was able to clap along and bounce to the gospel music Sunday, despite the bullet still in his leg that causes him pain and to walk with a limp. Jamari was to be baptized, washed in the blood, at the Faith Community Baptist Church.

06/28/2015

Michael Pizzi (Source: CBS4)

Miami Lakes “Treegate” May Get FDLE Probe

Did Mayor Michael Pizzi catch a break after he hit a tree last week and left the scene of the accident? At Miami Lakes town hall now a call for an independent investigation of how Miami-Dade police handled the mayor’s crash.

06/26/2015

Michael Pizzi (Source: CBS4)

Exclusive: Mayor Pizzi Can’t Recall Whether He Hit Bar Before Hitting Tree

On the evening Miami Lakes Mayor Michael Pizzi crashed his car into a tree on N.W. 82nd Avenue, he ran from the scene, according to a 911 call obtained by CBS4 News.

06/25/2015

Tristar Products Power Pressure Cooker XL  (Source: CBS4)

Local Couple Files Suit Over Exploding Pressure Cooker Case

It’s advertised as a revolutionary pressure cooker that cooks up meals faster and more delicious than ever before. But a South Florida couple is suing the cooker’s maker and the store where they bought it, claiming dinner blew up in their face.

06/24/2015

Neighbors and other family members joined rescue teams in an attempt to save those in the burning home but the flames and smoke was too much.. (Courtesy of Donna Rapado)

Fatal Keys Fire Serves As Tragic Lesson

Days after a flash fire tore through a home in the Keys, killing a mother and her two younger children, the 911 call from the mother’s eldest daughter has been released, which a fire marshal hopes will serve as a tragic lesson for all.

06/23/2015

Jean Das (left) and Anton Brown (right) are suspected in a number of car burglaries in Coral Springs.  (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Men Accused In String Of Burglaries In Broward County

Two men are under arrest, accused of burglarizing homes and cars in Broward.

06/19/2015

Pastor Anthony Reed of Martin Memorial AME Church held a vigil for the victims of the South Carolina church massacre. (Source: CBS4)

Local Churches Hold Vigils For SC Shooting Victims

Churches across South Florida are holding vigils in the coming days, honoring the nine people killed in a South Carolina mass shooting.

06/18/2015

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