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(FILES) File photo dated February 25, 2014 shows oranges for sale at the Eastern Market in Washington, DC. Citrus greening, a bacteria spread by an insect  and affecting all citrus, is affecting crops in Florida. This year's harvest of oranges is expected to be the lowest in 29 years driving the price of orange juice up.    AFP PHOTO/Paul J. Richards        (Photo PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

UF Researchers Develop Device To Count Citrus Fruit Drop

Researchers at the University of Florida have invented a way to quickly and accurately count the amount of citrus fruit dropped early so that growers can see where the deadly citrus greening disease is most affecting groves.

08/13/2015

Red warning flags are flying along South Florida's shoreline to warn beachgoers about the high-risk of rip currents. (CBS4)

Researchers Looking Into Beach Rip Currents

Vincent Klock was bodysurfing toward the beach when his momentum suddenly turned and he was whisked away from shore. He was caught in a rip current.

07/27/2014

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Wearable Devices That Help To Keep You Safe

Start-up companies are creating fashionable gadgets that will sound the alarm if you find yourself in trouble.

06/29/2014

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Are Self-Driving Cars Legal?

Autonomous vehicle developers are testing self-driving cars on public streets, but don’t expect to buy your own just yet.

06/23/2014

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Remains Identified, Suspect’s Father May Have Inadvertently Helped Solve Case

Police have confirmed the remains discovered inside of a submerged vehicle in a canal earlier in the week are those of Raquel Calderin.

06/19/2014

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Tips For Your Next Road Trip

Going on a road trip? Here’s a list of great tips to make your outing that much better.

05/20/2014

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Daughter Allegedly Punches Woman After Mother Said “Handle That”

A dispute at a gas station ended with a mother under arrest for a litany of charges including contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

CBS Miami–08/30/2013

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Could Semi-Subs Graduate From Smuggling Drugs To People, Weapons?

On the high seas off South America, the smuggling game has changed. Criminal bands are spending millions to build semi-submersibles, capable of moving several tons of drugs at a time between the Americas.

CBS4–02/07/2013

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Murder Leads To Invention Of Personal Security Device

The murder of Nancy Bochicchio and her daughter shook Boca Raton five years. The tragedy, Bochicchio called 911 for help only to have her phone cut off, inspired a mother to try to come up with something that might save someone facing Bochicchio’s situation in the future.

CBS Miami–01/31/2013

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Dropped Wallet Leads Cops To Suspected Burglar

A suspected Cooper City burglar is behind bars after a clumsy mistake led police directly to him.

01/20/2013

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