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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

The Google Maps app is seen on an Apple iPhone 4S on December 13, 2012 in Fairfax, California. Three months after Apple removed the popular Google Maps from its operating system to replace it with its own mapping software, a Google Maps app has been added to the iTunes store. Apple Maps were widely panned in tech reviews and among customers, the fallout resulting in the dismissal of the top executive in charge of Apple's mobile operating system. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Maps App Returns To Apple Store

Once banished from Apple’s iOS, Google Maps has returned to the mobile platform in the form of a standalone app.

CBS4–12/13/2012

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Best Ways To Save During The Holiday Sales Rush

The race is on to be first in line for this year’s best deals on holiday gifts: Black Friday is almost here. Every year, the stores open earlier in the wee hours of the morning, some even open at midnight after Thanksgiving Day, while other stores start the Black Friday sales on Turkey Day itself. If you’re going to get up that early (on a day off, no less), it is important to be prepared.

11/13/2012

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Keys Man Swims Eight Miles To Aid Aging Lighthouses

A 52-year-old artist from the Keys just finished an eight-mile swim. Larry Herlth isn’t trying to set any records, though.

CBS Miami–08/11/2012

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Missing Millionaire’s GPS Adds To Disappearance Mystery

The latest clue as to what may have happened to a millionaire who went missing off Ft. Lauderdale’s coast doesn’t seem help police much in their search for an answer.

07/12/2012

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Study: Miami Ranks 12th For Traffic Congestion

Driving in South Florida is enough to make the most patient person lose their cool. But, it turns out South Florida isn’t in the top ten of most congested cities in the U.S., but just barely.

CBS4–05/23/2012

In this handout photo provided by NASA, a Solar and Heliospheric Observatory image shows Region 486 that unleashed a record flare last week (lower left) November 18, 2003 on the sun. The spot itself cannot yet be seen but large, hot, gas-filled loops above this region are visible. These post-flare loops are still active.  (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

Solar Storm Not Nearly As Bad As Could Have Been

Our high-tech world seems to have weathered a solar storm that was still showing signs of life late Thursday.

CBS4–03/09/2012

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